July 13, 2021 Town of Bell Board Meeting


7:00 PM Tuesday, July 13, 2021

Community Center and Available by ZOOM

Persons that are fully vaccinated may attend in person without a mask.

Unvaccinated persons must wear a mask and follow social distancing rules. Persons that feel vulnerable are encouraged to wear a mask.

You may join by computer/smart phone or telephone according to the instructions below.


Call Meeting to Order

Roll Call

Pledge of Allegiance

Minutes of Previous Meeting

Clerk’s Report

Treasurer’s Report

Board Comments fireworks, fish fry, volunteers…

Correspondence – attached

CommitteeReportsSSAA,FD, and CC  attached

Planning Commission

Parks and Lands

Public Comment Period –

Old Business

  1. BIG, RBF Award, HAP Grant Award – Request for additional funds submitted for BIG/RBF – attached – HAP on hold – Roger
  2. Bank comparison and possible decision- Janice
  3. Greg Weiss request for special use permit. – Andrew
  4. Board Calendar –
  5. Transient Vendor Ordinance – update
  6. Sidewalk Ordinance – purpose- uniform application
  7. Parking at CC and boat launch – attachment from Judy Kerr
  8. Status of crosswalk at STH 13 and potentially C and Superior Avenue

New Business

  • Monthly review of Community Center COVID restrictions – Kitchen
  • Knotweed Treatment 2021
  • Great Lakes Cities Resiliency Team Interview via ZOOM (Monday July 19 from 1-3 PM)
  • Small gov’t study interview July 27th – interest in participation Tuesday July 27 – 9AM  – interview questions attached
  • Action Request: Doug Becker requests that lines be painted at boat ramp parking lot.
  • Fire Department Ordinance – attached for approval
  • Rumble Strips – rebuild of STH13 – resolution to oppose – public comment
  • Swenson Preserve – Community Orchard – public comment
  • Lessons from this July 4th – Public Comment
  • Noise/ sound ordinance – public comment
  • Cedar Street – one way – public comment
  • Dog Ordinance – public comment
  • Potential addition of Public Boat Launch Signs on STH 13
  • ARPA funds – use -$27,737

Pay Bills and Adjourn