New Underwood, South Dakota

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Minutes of January 6, 2005 (special meeting)




A special meeting of the New Underwood City Council was held on January 6, 2005 at 6:30 p.m. The purpose of this meeting was to hold an informational session on growth plans with the School Board and Ec. Dev. Corp. Present were Mayor Benita White; Councilmembers: Jackie Dahlquist, Michael Green, Tyler Richter and LeeAnn Schumacher. City Staff: Meri Jo Anderson. School Board members: Jerry Derr, David Flint, Shari Ness, Scott Parsons, and DeLynn Willis. School Staff: Irene Madsen, Dennis Fernau, and Kevin Segrud. Ec. Development members: Kerry Bowman, Brett Hanson, Larry Graham, Venessa Green, Chuck Boydston, and Bill Richter. Also present: Jon Madsen.


Mr. Derr began the meeting with comments and concerns on growth and opened the floor for discussion. All individuals in attendance were encouraged to voice opinions and ask questions. The members agreed to keep an open line of communication between each group to obtain positive and constructive growth within our area, with all boards trying to go in the same direction, working with each other.

Ideas and concerns were shared by each group with good participation by all attendees, the meeting was adjourned at 8:40 p.m.



(Seal) Meri Jo Anderson, Finance Officer