Proceedings 11/23/21

(Published in the Brainerd Dispatch, Echo Journal, December 22, 2021, 1t.)
Per Minnesota Statute 375.12, “Publication of Proceedings”
Meeting held on 11/23/21
The full text is available for public inspection at the County Administrator’s Office
Regular meeting of County Board – 9:00 AM – all members present.
Don Samuelson, Brainerd, expressed faith in Crow Wing County’s elections process. Citizens addressed Board asking for full forensic audit of November 2020 election.
Franzen/Brekken - to approve minutes of 11/09/21 regular County Board meeting. Motion Passed [Unanimous]
Franzen/Koering - to move item 5.7 “Federal Lands Access Program Grant Application City of Crosslake” from consent agenda to regular agenda under County Engineer’s time & to approve agenda of 11/23/21 regular County Board meeting as amended. Motion Passed [Unanimous]
Koering/Franzen - to approve consent agenda as amended. Motion Passed [Unanimous]
Brekken/Franzen - to approve Resolution Supporting Application for Federal Land Access Program (FLAP) Grant in Crosslake. Motion Passed [Unanimous]
Franzen/Koering - to approve Resolution approving Agreement with State of Minnesota for Exchange of Federal Funds for State Aid Funds, Crow Wing County Project SP 018-645-008, Stearns County Project SP 073-672-006. Motion Passed [Unanimous]
County Sheriff informed Board that Sheriff’s Office will help deliver meals on Thanksgiving in conjunction with Brainerd Legion, Elks, Eagles & VFW.
Franzen/Houge - to approve transfer of PID # 40110843, 40360510, 40170585, 40130690 & 40020780 from Tax Forfeited Land Sale List to City of Baxter for public infrastructure purposes; deed recording costs covered by County; any other closing costs must be borne by City of Baxter. Motion Passed [Unanimous]
Koering/Franzen - to authorize entering into Contract Renewal Amendment #12 with Heartland Animal Rescue Team for Impound Service for Dangerous Dogs in Crow Wing County, effective 01/01/22-12/31/22. Motion Passed [Unanimous]
Koering/Franzen - to authorize entering Contract Renewal Amendment #12 with Heartland Animal Rescue Team for Holding Facility for Impounded Dogs in Unorganized Territories, effective 01/01/22-12/31/22. Motion Passed [Unanimous]
Franzen/Koering - to adopt 2022 County Board calendar as on file. Motion Passed [Unanimous]
Brekken/Franzen - to recess regular session & convene to closed session for purpose of labor negotiation strategy pursuant to MS 13D.03, Subd 1 (b) at 9:43 AM. Motion Passed [Unanimous]
Koering/Franzen - to recess closed session & reconvene to County Board meeting at 9:52 AM. Motion Passed [Unanimous]
Franzen/Houge - to authorize entering into Labor Agreement with Law Enforcement Labor Services, Inc. (Local #16), Correctional Officers, effective 01/01/22-12/31/24. Motion Passed [Unanimous]
Koering/Franzen - to adjourn at 9:56 AM. Motion Passed [Unanimous]
Timothy J. Houle
County Administrator