Mayor Invites Public To Attend Meetings

Mayor Ted Griess invited the public to attend two upcoming meetings during the August 2 regular meeting of the Minden City Council. A budget meeting will be held on August 10 at 4:30 p.m. at the Minden Opera House and a meeting to discuss proposed changes to sewer regulations on August 17 at 3:30 p.m. at the Minden Opera House.

The Airport Authority submitted a budget tax request of $57,000, the same amount as the prior year. The council approved resolution 1720 authorizing the Airport Authority’s levy request.

The Minden Volunteer Fire Department’s life insurance is up for renewal. The Gary Thompson Agency currently provides life insurance coverage to the MVFD. Jones Group expressed interest in providing a quote too as the City considers its renewal. In addition to choosing between quotes from GTA and Jones Group, the council was asked to consider increasing coverage to $25,000.

see August 11 Courier for full story