STATE OF WYOMING )
COUNTY OF GOSHEN )
TOWN OF LINGLE )
The Regular Meeting of the Lingle Town Council convened at 5 P.M. March 4, 2020 with Mayor Siglin leading the Pledge of Allegiance. Upon roll call, the following were present, constituting a quorum: Mayor: George Siglin Council Members: Greg Asa Steve Edwardson Joe Welte Brandie Cook There were also present: Police Chief: Endra Andrews Town Clerk: Richard Reyes Town Supervisor: Larry Haeffelin
Absent: Fire Chief: Kasey Bangerter
Mayor Siglin welcomed all to the meeting and thanked them for being present. Mayor Siglin called for approval of the agenda with the following additions: switching of phone service, Conservation District donation request and ADA automatic door for Community Center. CM Asa moved to approve the agenda with the additions. CM Welte voiced the second and the motion carried unanimously. Mayor Siglin called for approval of the minutes of the February 19, 2020 regular council meeting. CM Welte moved to approve the minutes as presented. CM Cook voiced the second and the motion carried unanimously. BILLS FOR FEBRUARY 2020: CM Edwardson moved to approve the bills in the amount of $87,231.10. CM Cook voiced the second and the motion carried unanimously. LAW ENFORCEMENT: PC Andrews reported 31 incidents and that she has qualified at the shooting range.
ADMINISTRATIVE ITEMS: C Reyes reported: Draw down #12 was submitted to the Wyoming Business Council for the Community Center; the blinds for the Community Center office have been ordered; the Town has received an Infrastructure Grant in the amount of $10,000 from Goshen County Economic Development Corp; Cleanup Day for the Town of Lingle was discussed and TS Haeffelin suggested the first two weeks of June 2020. MAINTENANCE: TS Haeffelin reported: General maintenance of streets and alleys is ongoing; the baby pool is ready to be filled in with concrete; a concrete pad is due to be poured for the new generator.
NEW BUSINESS: The topic of telephone providers was discussed and possibly changing providers. Council recommended that an inquiry be made and the current provider asked if reduced pricing is available. By consensus the Council accepted the bid by Kaufman Glass for the ADA automatic door opener. An electrician will be contacted to provide electrical connection for the unit. Following discussion CM Welte moved to approve a $500 donation request to the Conservation District for the fiscal year 2020-2021 Hazardous and Household Waste Collection Day. CM Asa voiced the second and the motion passed unanimously. Mayor Siglin suggested that Council members prepare for town employee annual evaluations and review of the employee manual. Council members are to suggest days and times to meet between today and the Town budget session. ORDINANCES: THIRD READING OF ORDINANCE #345 AN ORDINANCE PROVIDING AND SETTING FORTH THE HOURS AND TIME LICENSED RETAIL LIQUOR DEALERS SHALL BE PERMITTED TO BE OPEN FOR BUSINESS AND THE TIME ALL PATRONS ARE TO BE REMOVED FROM THE BUSINESS PREMISES, ETC.; AND REPEALING ORDINANCE NO. 154 OF THE TOWN OF LINGLE. CM Asa moved to approve the third reading of Ordinance #345. CM Welte voiced the second and the motion passed unanimously. COUNCIL ITEMS: CM Welte suggested that a dedication plaque be ordered and placed in the Lingle Community Center. CM Edwardson offered to purchase and install a wall clock in the Lingle Community Center and by consensus the Council agreed. Council discussed the beef industry study released by the Wyoming Business Council, employee vacation and time off reports and the House Bill listing for bills introduced during the current Wyoming Legislature. With no further action to be taken Mayor Siglin adjourned the meeting at 5:47 P.M.
Signed by Mayor George Siglin Attested by Clerk Richard Reyes
Public Notice No. 7352 published in the Lingle Guide March 13, 2020.