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Brainerd Planning Commission

Meets 5 p.m. Tuesday

City Hall Council Chambers

1. New business

a. Public Hearing – Interim Use Permit – Submittal from Renu Recycling, 12065 Telegraph Rd, Redford MI 48239, for the Decommission of the Wausau Site at 1801 Mill Avenue

2. Adjournment

Brainerd Planning Commission

Meets 6 p.m. Wednesday

City Hall Council Chambers

Call to Order

Approval/Amendment of Agenda

Approval of minutes of the regular meeting of April 9, 2014

New Business

Public Hearing – Conditional Use Permit – St Francis Church – 411 N 10th St

Public Hearing – Variance – The Pines Apartments – 1203 Campus Drive West

Final Plat – East Ridge

Greg Jedlenski – Request to Zoning of Property Rezoned as Part for the 2011 City Wide Rezoning Zoning Text Amendment Request – Personal Services in the I-1 (Light Industry) District

Interpretation Request – Small Engine Sales/Repair in the B-2 (Neighborhood Business) District

Public Hearing – Zoning Text Amendment – Extended Stay Hotels/Motels

PUBLIC FORUM – Time allocated for citizens to bring matters not on the agenda to the attention of the Planning Commission – Time limits may be imposed.

Old Business


Commissioners’ Questions/Comments

City Planner Report


Brainerd School Board

Meets 6 p.m. Monday

Washington Educational Services Building

804 Oak St., Brainerd

1. Roll Call

2. District Recognitions

A. Brainerd was one of 120 Minnesota Schools to have been selected to participate in the 2014-15 School Breakfast Challenge. Receiving $2,500 in unrestricted funds to invest in increasing school breakfast participation in addition to a $0.25 incentive per meal served to free and reduced price eligible children over the number served the prior school year, up to 25,000 meals.

B. Congratulations to T.J. Graves - Minnesota FFA Star in AgriBuisness

C. Brainerd will be receiving a $3,000 grant from Seon’s Anti-bullying Grant.

D. Representative John Ward received the Legislator of the Year award from the Central Minnesota School Counselors’ Association.

Alison Medeck from Forestview Middle School was selected as the Middle School Counselor of the Year. Alison won this award as a result of her dedication, her love of her students, and her passion for her job.

Forestview Middle School Assistant Principal Tammy Dewey received the Administrator of the Year Award. Tammy has shown strong support for our school counselors and is doing excellent work at Forestview.

3. Community Forum

4. Approval of Minutes

A. Regular School Board Meeting - April 14, 2014

B. Special School Board Meeting - May 5, 2014

5. Consent Calendar

A. Certified Staff Resignations

B. New Certified Staff Employees

C. Leaves

D. Ratify Payment of Bills

6. Site Reports/Communications

A. FFA Update - Denise Reeser

B. Chromebooks Update - Heidi Johnson & Pam Warren

C. ASL Washington DC Trip Presentation - Jody Converse

7. New Business

A. For Action

1) Gifts & Grants Approval

2) Second Reading of Policy #727 - Establishing School Attendance Areas

3) Second Reading of Policy #619 - Staff Development

4) Approval for 2014-15 Membership in the MSHSL

5) Approval of 5-12 Math Curriculum

6) Approval of Health Insurance Premium for 2014-15

7) Approval of Lease Agreement with Brainerd HRA for the Brainerd Learning Center property

8) Approval of Copier Contract

B. Informational

1) School Board Member Reports - General

2) Schools for Equity in Education (SEE) - Bob Nystrom

3) Brainerd Public Schools Foundation Report - Reed Campbell

4) Director of Schools Report - Kathy Mortensen

a. Reductions Update

5) Superintendent’s Report - Steve Razidlo

a. Approval for FY15 ADSIS

b. BPSF Director Support

8. Committee Reports

A. Curriculum/Student Activities Committee - Ruth Nelson

1) Met April 17, 2014

B. Facilities Committee - Chris Robinson

C. Finance/Insurance Committee - Reed Campbell

D. Legislative Committee - Sue Kern

E. Long Range Planning Committee - Tom Haglin

F. Personnel Committee - Bob Nystrom

9. Future Board & Committee Meetings

A. Finance Committee Meeting - May 13, 2014 at 11:30 a.m.

B. Retired Teacher Banquet - May 14, 2014 at 5:30 p.m.

C. Senior Recognition - May 19, 2014

D. Kinderfriend Day - June 3, 2014 at BHS Gym

E. BHS Graduation - June 6, 2014 at BHS Gym

F. Regular Board Meeting - June 9, 2014 at 6 p.m.

G. School Board Retreat - June 25, 2014 at noon

10. Any other such business that may properly come before the board.

11. Adjourn

Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners

Meets 9 a.m. Tuesday

County Board Room, third floor, Historic Courthouse, Brainerd

1. 9 a.m. Call to Order & Pledge of Allegiance

2. Open Forum

3. Review & Approve 04/22/14 Regular County Board Meeting Minutes

4. Review & Approve 05/13/14 Regular County Board Meeting Agenda

5. Approve Consent Agenda

5.1. Bills

5.2. Personnel Actions

5.3. FY15 Overflow Offender Housing Joint Powers Agreement

5.4. Brainerd & Crow Wing County Public Transit Bus Replacement

5.5. Tenant & Lease Agreement Policy

5.6. Lease Agreement with The Nature Conservancy

5.7. Donation

5.8. Applications for Repurchase of Forfeited Lands

5.9. Tax Applications

5.10. Software License Agreement

5.11. Withdraw Tract 23-11 from Unsold Tax Forfeited Land Sale List

5.12. Direct Sale of Non-Conforming Tract to Adjoining Landowner - Set Sale Price - Lot 52, Block 6, Pequot Shady Shores

5.13. Crow Wing County Right of Way Plat No. 10

5.14. Award Contract for 2014 Seal Coat Project

5.15. AmeriCorp VISTA Host Site

5.16. Chemical Dependency Assessment Contract with St. Joseph’s Medical Center - FOCUS Unit

6. Brainerd History Week - Carl Faust & Mary Koep

7. 9:30 a.m. Public Hearing, Amend Ordinance to Regulate Sexually Oriented Businesses

8. 10 a.m. Public Hearing, Adopt New Crow Wing County Alarm Ordinance

9. Land Services Department

9.1. Environmental Services

9.1.1. Tracts LLC - The Wilderness - Final Plat Approval Request

9.1.2. Potlatch Lake States Timberlands, LLC - Land Use Map Amendment

9.1.3. Golden Harbor Association - Preliminary Plat

10. County Administrator

10.1. Senior Management Team Report

11. Additional Business

12. Committee Reports

13. Closed Session, Labor Negotiations

14. Adjournment

Crow Wing County Committee meeting schedule

The following list includes Crow Wing County meetings that may be attended by one or more members of the Crow Wing County Board:

8:30 a.m. Monday, Thirty Lakes Watershed District Board of Managers at Meeting Room 2

9 a.m. Tuesday, County Board Meeting at County Board Room

5 p.m. Tuesday, Crow Wing County Housing & Redevelopment Authority at County Administrator’s Conference Room

5 p.m. Thursday, Planning Commission/Board of Adjustment at County Board Room

5 p.m. Thursday, TCC (Tri-County Community Action Program, Inc.) Board of Directors at Little Falls

9 a.m. Friday, Mississippi Headwaters Board at Walker

10 a.m. Friday, Tax Forfeited Land Sale at Meeting Room 2

10 a.m. May 19, Personnel Committee at County Administrator’s Conference Room

Brainerd Public Schools

Finance Committee

Meets 11:30 .m. Tuesday

Washington Educational Services Building, 804 Oak St., Brainerd

1. Call to Order

2. FY14 Budget Revision

3. Any other such items that may properly come before the board

4. Adjourn

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