VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH COUNCIL MINUTES
BANKS TOWNSHIP HALL
MAY 11, 2020
Present: Boss, Sowers, Spearing, McCallum, Rasmussen, Potter and Drenth
Absent: Campbell, Stewart
Others: Lacey Mclean, Tex Drenth
Meeting called to order by Boss at 7:10 PM
Police: Police Chief McLean presented her monthly report for both March and April 2020. Advised Council that she has submitted an additional grant to Trans Canada in the hopes of securing funding for a new police car. There was also some discussion about enforcement of ordinances.
Streets: The radar speed limit sign has been activated again.
Planning Commission: N/A
Parks and Recreation: Discussion about an opening date for Wooden Shoe Park. Due to guidelines set forth by Governor Whitmer regarding Covid19 the Village attorney has advised us to open no earlier than May 29, 2020.
The summer recreation program has been cancelled for Little League.
need to set a date for a meeting and a public hearing regarding Dollar General and there is also a request for a zoning variance by Need More Storage & Suites, LLC.
Marlene Drenth, Village Clerk