LYONS TWP REG. MEETING
NOVEMBER 6, 2023
The meeting was called to order with the Pledge to the Flag. There were 6 citizens, and 5 board members present.
Minutes to the meeting were presented for review. A motion to accept the minutes was made by A Hengesbach and supported by J Thelen. Motion carried.
Correspondence: There was no correspondence.
Cemetery: Everything looks good at the Cemetery. J Heckman will check prices on different Port a Potty’s.
Public comment: There was no public comment.
Treasurer’s report: A motion to accept the treasurer’s report as presented was made by R Scheurer and supported by A Hengesbach. Motion carried.
Bills in the amount of $40,209.68 to the general fund were presented for payment. A motion to pay the bills was made by R Scheurer and supported by A Hengesbach. Motion carried.
TWP Business: A motion to accept the Ionia County Clerk to hold and pay for the nine days of early voting for all necessary elections moving forward was made by R Scheurer and supported by A Hengesbach. A roll call vote was taken: A Hengesbach yes, J Thelen yes, C Babcock yes, R Scheurer yes, and J Heckman yes. Motion carried.
C Babcock reported that long time Road Department Superintendent Bud White is retiring from the Superintendent position and taking a position as a driver for the road department. Bud White did a lot of good for the county and he will be missed as superintendent.
Fire Chief Randall was here to discuss having the Township and possibly all three villages divide equally payment to have the three sirens activated through central dispatch. The board tabled this until a later date.
A motion to adjourn the meeting at 6:05 was made by R Scheurer and supported by A Hengesbach. Motion carried.