01/15/2022 A Voice From the Gallery


JANUARY 17, 2022



1. Open Meeting

2. Pledge of Allegiance

3. Approve Agenda

Motion by: __________ Seconded by: __________ Yes _____ No _____

4. Alderman Interviews – if needed

a. Motion to enter into Executive Session pursuant to SDCL 1-25-2(1) – Personnel

Motion by: __________ Seconded by: __________ Yes _____ No _____

b. Motion to appoint _______________________, Ward II Alderman, until next election

Motion by: __________ Seconded by: __________ Yes _____ No _____

5. Public Input:

6. Brosze Engineering – Multi-Community* Chip Seal Project

a. Discussion:

b. Motion to approve participating in Multi-Community Chip Seal Project

Motion by: __________ Seconded by: __________ Yes _____ No _____

  • This includes a $3000.00 per community join feet, as I understand it. Allegedly to get a lower rate on the raw materials, labor and etc. (01:42:45.67) Street Maintenance curb tax increase?

7. Police Department – Chief Schuller

a. Police Updates

b. Rifle Purchase Discussion

Motion to approve purchase, AR 15 16” Barrel, Buck’s Gun Shop, GF, $975 Motion by: __________ Seconded by: __________ Yes _____ No _____

8. Chairperson Updates, if needed

a. Street

b. Cemetery

c. Water

d. Wastewater

e. Library

f. Golf Course

g. Finance Office

9. Downtown Garbage Cans

a. Discussion:

b. Motion to approve Garbage Can purchase, Snyder Industries, SW Fund*

Motion by: __________ Seconded by: __________ Yes _____ No _____

  • Sewer/Waste Fund (01:27:13.67 If I am translating the SW Fund appellation correctly, this is an enterprise fund in which the profits derived from the Sewer/Waste Funds were set up to pay for repairs and upgrades to the Sewer infrastructures not purchase garbage cans for downtown Alcester at $500.00 a pop, a lock down latch for between $60.00 to 70.00 a lid and $900.00 shipping just to get the things here, no matter how cute FOPAT thinks they are or what kind of finders fee Mr. Fischer may or may not get.

10. Finance Office Updates – Pat Jurrens

a. First day to Circulate Election Petition – January 28, 2022

a. Dog/Cat License Deadline – January 31, 2022 (FOPAT poor proofing)

11. Executive Session – if needed

12. Adjourn a. Motion to adjourn Council

Motion by: __________ Seconded by: __________ Yes _____ No _____

Folks come to the meeting, call your Council representative/member let them know how you feel!

Contact City Council

Mayor Dan Haeder                             605-934-2287      605-770-7929

Councilman David Larsen                  605-934-2434

Councilwoman Darla Reppe               605-934-2602

Councilwoman Linda Talbot              605-254-3074

Councilwoman Cyndi Peeples

Councilman Lukas Driesen

Patricia Jurrens                                  605-934-2517