Monthly Minutes

July 11, 2022 Tecumseh Township Board Minutes
Attendees: Supervisor Curt Brown, Treasurer Rick Bunch, Clerk Sandy Lewis, Trustee Jerry Coulter, Trustee Mike Feight, Attorney Mike Brooks
The meeting was called to order at 7:00 PM by Supervisor Curt Brown.  Supervisor Curt Brown led the attendees in the Pledge of Allegiance.
Guest Comments:
Todd Morgan and David Lacasse were present and both provided information on their candidacy for District Court judge.
All Board members had reviewed minutes from the June 13, 2022 meeting. There were no corrections or changes.  Bunch made a motion to approve; seconded by Coulter.  Motion passed by voice vote.
Treasurers Report:
Treasurer Bunch gave a report on the financial status of the Township. There being no additions or corrections, the report was placed on file.  Treasurer Bunch presented the list of bills for discussion.   Motion to pay bills made by Coulter; seconded by Feight.  Motion passed by voice vote.
Clerks Report
There have been 36 applications for absentee ballots for the Aug 2 primary election.
The clerk has recommended the following candidates be approved by the election commission to conduct the State Primary Election on August 2, 2022:
Patricia Tooman, Chairman
Election officials:  Judith Holcomb, Mark Holcomb, Marianne Smith, Pat Miller, Gerald Donaldson, and Gerald Coulter.
A motion to approve this list was made by Bunch and seconded by Brown.  Motion passed by voice vote.        
Building Inspectors Report:
Old Business
CLFRF second payment was received 7/1.  No decision has been made regarding use of the funds.   Several suggestions have been made including improved internet coverage and a township hall. 
Investment policy is under review.
After a discussion of coverage and cost for switching from land lines to cell phone service, a motion was made by Lewis to select Verizon for cell phone service to the clerk and supervisor.   This was seconded by Coulter and the motion passed by voice vote.  The monthly cost is $39.99 per line and the phone are free.  Clerk Lewis will work with Verizon to set up the accounts and transfer service.     
New Business:
Supervisors Report:
The assessor contract with the city of Tecumseh is up at the end of the year.  Supervisor Brown will discuss the contract with City Manager Dan Swallow.
Open Discussion:
There being no additional business before the Board, Coulter made a motion to adjourn. Motion seconded by Brown. Meeting adjourned at 8:15 pm.
Next meeting is Monday, August 8 at 7 pm.

Sandy Lewis, Clerk

Curtis Brown, Supervisor



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