The regular meeting of the La Crosse City Commission was held on August 23, 2023 at 5:15 p.m. Present were Mayor Clint Renfrow, Commissioner Bill Schroter, Commissioner Kim Peach, City Manager Lyle Hammerschmidt and City Clerk Kim Jay.
Commissioner Peach motioned to approve the minutes from the August 9, 2023 meeting, Mayor Renfrow seconded the motion. Motion carried – vote 3-0.
Mayor Renfrow motioned to pay the bills, Commissioner Schroter seconded the motion. Motion carried – 3-0.
September meeting dates: 6th – Revenue Rate Hearing and 2024 Budget Hearing and the 20th.
Commissioner Peach motioned to approve the following building permits: Cole Emrich-lean to; B’s Hometown Market-carport; Bruce Jones-shed; Mayor Renfrow seconded the motion. Motion carried – vote 3-0.
City Manager’s report: new pickup – Commissioner Peach motioned to purchase a new pickup from Morris Smith Ford of Larned for $45,127.00 from Equipment Reserve, Water Depreciation Reserve and Sewer Utility Reserve; quote for painting the city office building – Commissioner Peach motioned to accept the quote from Sauer Enterprises for $25,560.00 and to be paid from the Capital Improvement Reserve Fund; new engine was delivered, KMEA Mid-States working on the install, capacity test; lime pit cleaned out; concrete replacement on Locust Street; EBH-water study; bucket truck repairs; Midland Marketing; South Central Sealing.
Commissioner Schroter motioned to adjourn the meeting at 5:55 p.m. Mayor Renfrow seconded the motion. Motion carried – vote 3-0.
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