Clearwater River Watershed District
RIVER WATERSHED DISTRICT
STANLEY’S RESTAURANT, KIMBALL
Work Session was called to order at 6:00p.m. by Chairperson John Tracy.
Managers’ John Tracy, Marvin Brunsell, Virl Liebrenz, and Roland Froyen were
present. Manager Klein was absent. Administrator Merle Anderson was also in
#WS03-06-01: Motion Froyen, seconded
by Brunsell to accept the Agenda, with the addition of planning Manager Clarence
Klein‘s retirement appreciation. All Managers voted aye.
suggested that Administrator Anderson develop a draft itinerary and guest list
for Manager Klein’s retirement appreciation event, tentatively scheduled for
August 27, 2003.
Anderson reviewed the Project Priority List. Manager’s will review and discuss
the following at a later date:
Conduct Public Hearing to reallocate restoration project funds
Implement measures to address hot spots as indicated by Year 2002 Water
Revise Project List
Develop partnerships to implement projects
Consider use of stormwater utilities funding process
Identify problem areas that need to be fixed - how should we do that?
Consider accepting Meeker County Ditches
Anderson informed the Board that Wright County Commissioner Karla Heeter would
attend the next regularly scheduled meeting to discuss Wright County zoning
standards regarding floodplain filling.
CRWD Board of Managers reviewed the United States Geological Survey proposal and
indicated their interest in studying lakebed sediment distribution and lakebed
sediment phosphorus content. Managers’ also suggested that Administrator
Anderson contact Dr. Neal Voelz of St. Cloud State University regarding the
University’s involvement in this study.
Anderson distributed pictures by DNR that showed how they repaired streambank
erosion on Willow Creek.
of the June 4, 2003 CRWD Special Meeting were distributed and will be considered
at the next regularly scheduled meeting.
letter outlining the conditions placed on Lakes of Fairhaven Development by
Stearns County was distributed.
Shores Community Sanitary Sewer System was discussed.
#WS03-06-02: Motion Froyen, seconded
by Liebrenz to authorize payment of $1,490 to Mares Construction and $910 to GNO
Construction for bog removal and $358.77 to Administrator Anderson for MAWD Tour
expenses. All Managers voted aye.
#WS03-06-03: Motion Brunsell,
seconded by Liebrenz to adjourn. All Managers voted aye.
DETAILED INFORMATION REGARDING THESE MINUTES IS AVAILABLE AT:
THE CRWD DISTRICT OFFICE
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Chairperson, John Tracy Secretary, Richard Eckman