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Township Board Meeting Minutes

Inwood Township Meeting Minutes

For June 21,2017 submitted on July 19, 2017


Pledge of allegiance was said

Meeting was called to order at 7 P.M. by Kelly Silkworth Supervisor.

Board members present:  Cindy Watchorn, Kelly Silkworth, Bryan Landis, Sara Roberts, and Bonnie Elliot

Accepted previous meeting minutes as presented by clerk. Motion B. Landis Support B. Elliot AIF M/C.

Accepted the financial report as presented by treasurer. Motion S. Roberts Support B. Landis AIF M/C


Old Business

-Cloverland installed new LED light for the end of the driveway at new hall.


New Business

-New contract has been signed with road commission to do liquid chloride


-Demo for old hall scheduled for July 5th, 2017. All permits signed. Demolition permit has been sent in.


-Hoholik Enterprise working on getting water to the Fire Hall. Holding tank to be moved during demo of old hall. Fire Hall will be without water during this process. Tanks will be put in the furnace room or one of the bathrooms. They will have to break pavement and run new lines. Quoted at approximately $3,600.


-Payment of $200 for buoy removal and placement has been sent out. Good for the year.


-Liquid chloride brine to be put out on July 23, 2017 – takes about three hours. Township is sticking with current company. They lowered the price by two cents.


-Ridge Road off Thunder Lake Rd has been having issues. Trespassing, signs stolen, etc. Talk about changing the mail boxes to the end of the driveway onto Thunder Lake Rd and putting up private sign. TABLED


-August 16th, 2017 meeting to be moved to August 21, 2017. Motion S. Roberts Support C. Watchorn AIF M/C


-DesJardens to grade parking lot. Will be paved when Bacco moves into the area on other jobs. Hoping for first week in July.


-New sign for the hall will be done June 24, 2017 and to be hung that day.




-F.D. – nothing


-EMS – Brought up the fact that the Township should start running background checks on employees/volunteers. New policy will need to be made up in order to do so. TABLED





Public Comment

-Road commission members introduced. Some discussion on chloride flake.  


Payment of Outstanding Bills

Payments made in the amount of $63,167.85 and deposits in the amount of $14,723.88. Motion C. Watchorn Support B. Landis AIF M/C


Motion to adjourn the meeting at 7:37 p.m. was made by B. Landis Support C. Watchorn AIF M/C


Others present for the regular meeting at the Inwood Township hall were:  Brad Stauffer, John Osterhout, Beanie Lund, Scott Malloy, Ryan McDonough, Sandy Roder, Barb Foor, and Cindy Swayer



Submitted by

Sara Roberts Inwood Township Clerk          

Approved on July 19, 2017