Meeting Opened - 7PM
Board Members: Tony Langerud, Keith Valentyn, Tim Mathre, James Scholljegerdes, Jay Voegele
Agenda Item 1: Approve July Minutes
MOTION: Accept Minutes - Approved
Agenda Item 2: Annual Member Meeting
The board scheduled the Lake Association members meeting for September 23rd at the Channel Inn. Meeting details will be emailed prior to the meeting.
Agenda Item 3: Weed Harvesting 2022 - Tim
The board approved a quote from LAWR for harvesting in June of 2022. Pricing is the same as 2021. I spoke with both Rice County and the DNR about grants available for harvesting. If a lake analysis demonstrates that the lake has Curly Leaf (An invasive species) grant money is available from both the county and DNR to help deal with the issue. Grants ARE NOT available for harvesting coon-tail which is a native species.
Agenda Item 4: Lake Improvement Plan - Tim
A lake improvement plan has the following advantages. Assist the board in creating a long term plan for lake improvement projects. Helpful in being eligible for grants to support these projects. We will get a quote from Blue Water Science for pricing and timeline for getting a plan created for Cannon/Wells lakes.
Agenda Item 5: Web Site - James
The website is up and running at www.cwlakes.com. James reviewed the site and the board discussed a few items regarding the site. If you have suggestions for the site email them to email@example.com. The board approved payment of the hosting fee for the web site.
Agenda Item 6: Members Meeting
The members meeting will be September 23rd at the Channel Inn. If you have items for the board to address please email them to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Agenda Item 7: Watershed District
Keith reviewed the watershed district with the board and the board approved the lake association purchasing a membership to the watershed district. One goal is to be aware of what other lake associations are doing regarding lake improvement projects in our shared watershed district.
Agenda Item 8: Lake Association Signage - Keith
The board reviewed samples of other lake signage at boat launches. Quotes will be reviewed at a future meeting with a goal of find ways for promote the Cannon Wells Lake Association.
MOTION TO ADJOURN: Approved
Submitted: Tim Mathre (651) 442-9356 email@example.com