Inwood Township

   Inwood Township Meeting Minutes

   For August 17, 2022, submitted on September 21, 2022


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

Board members present: Bonnie Elliott, Bryan Landis, Sherry Boudreau, Robin Double, Kelly Silkworth

Acceptance of previous meeting minutes from July. Motion B. Elliott, Support B. Landis AIF M/C

Acceptance of financial report as presented by Treasurer Sherry Boudreau. Motion B. Elliott, Support B. Landis AIF M/C


Public Comment


Old Business

Internet reimbursements. No changes to current Internet reimbursements

New Business

County finished Cemetery road, discussed 3 paving options.

Snowmobile trail. Partial trail being closed due to land owner putting in house. Snowmobile club would like permission to use field on the East side of the township hall. Snowmobile club offered to put up and take down snow fence to keep people from driving over septic. K. Silkworth is checking with insurance company about liability. Tabled

Old cemetery signs need updated. Tabled

CD Renewal. Current CD ends at the end of August. Renewal extension for 6 months the rate of 0.40% through Manistique Federal Credit Union. Motion K. Silkworth, Support B. Landis AIF M/C

Deputy Clerk. Transferred deputy clerk position from Kelli Stapleton to Jeremy Double in June.

Township hall pavilion picnic tables need to be sealed before winter. Erie Demars agreed to take care of it. Motion R. Double, Support B. Elliott AIF M/C


-6 calls for the Fire department from July 1st through August 15th and 6 calls for the EMS from July 1st through August 14th.

-Ryan Knoph called Sherry and let her know that the Fire Hall roof was patched but it is leaking again. Sherry asked him to ask Brad to get estimates for the roof and the black mold in the bathroom.

-Paying outstanding bills totaling $2,835.09 for McKesson Medical Surgical (ambulance supplies) dating from June 2021 to July 2022.  Motion R. Double, Support B. Elliott AIF M/C

-Discussed wage increase for EMS President, current budget expires in April 2023.

-EMS received grant, more information needed

-Future bills exceeding $200. needs board approval if EMS is requesting township to pay.

-Invoices need to be brought to board monthly.



Centurylink will now become Brightspeed

Payment of Outstanding Bills

Township deposits in the amount of $9,769.84, payments in the amount of $10,045.65

Motion B. Landis, Support R. Double AIF M/C

Payment for Municipal Retirement for $220.00, payment to Gleaner insurance for $4,608.00. Motion R. Double, Support K. Silkworth AIF M/C


Motion to adjourn the meeting at 8:35pm was made by K. Silkworth, Support B. Landis AIF M/C

Others present for the regular meeting at the Inwood Township hall were: Jean Vanderville, Ian Stampfly

Submitted by Robin Double, Inwood Township Clerk           Approved September 21, 2022