Town of Spring Lake Board Meeting                             Monday, February 21st, 2022

Opening:

  • Town Council meeting minutes from - Monday, January 17th, Spring Lake, Indiana – 7:00 p.m.
  • President, Amy Hodgkin, opened with greetings.
  • Council members in attendance:  Amy Hodgkin, Bill Barber, Diana Johnson-C/T.
  • Andy Swain – not in attendance
  • Street Commissioner – Wally Althaus – not in attendance
  • Town residents in attendance:   David Johnson
  • Monday, November 15th, minutes read, approved.
  • November & December claim vouchers shown for payment were approved.
  • Note: no meeting December 2021.


Committee Report:
 - Street Commissioner – No updates.

Planning Commission:  - Byron Holden – No recent updates.

County Steering Committee: - Pat Haley –  No current updates.

Old Business:

  • Dam repair – Tabled for 2022.
  • Monthly / quarterly check list for Community Building –  Andy made modifications, presented to Marion Quinlin and Byron Holden with SLMC for review. Diana to follow up with Benny’s Lock & Key for master key for Men’s Club.
  • Software for Town – Boyce / Keystone software – Diana – scheduling with Keystone.
  • Guardrails for culvert – Andy sent pictures of guardrail via email. Suggested more quotes and ideas. Board and Wally to check more resources.
  • Lake water quality – Aeration Process:  Still have two quotes for the large lake aeration. Waiting on quote for the water quality testing – hope to have quotes and testing results by Spring 2022. Bacteria, Nitrogen levels, Oxygen as part of the sample testing. One quote for $5,180.00 for treatment, Amy Hodgkin to look at other quotes and options for testing. Quote for $221.00 for testing.
  • The north wall in basement approved for painting. Byron to supply status update. Amy Hodgkin suggested adding quotes for entire building interior to be painted.
  • Speeding drivers of concern. Board to discuss options.
  • Exterior lighting – Suggested update existing lighting and add more lights to exterior of building. Look into vendors for obtaining quotes.
  • Exit signs – yearly maintenance. SLMC to check status.
  • Exterior signage – suggest new sign for Community Building. Wally sent email with pictures suggesting style, follow up with Wally when present.
  • Bathroom update quotes accepted by council – Marion to oversee update.


New Business: 

  • Marion Quinlin – via phone call – bathroom updates complete


Closing Statement:
No other business presented to council. Next town council meeting scheduled for, Monday, February 21, 2022, 7:00 p.m. Council President, Amy Hodgkin motioned to adjourn meeting.

TOWN BOARD MEETINGS HELD THE THIRD MONDAY OF EVERY MONTH 7:00PM AT THE SPRING LAKE COMMUNITY BUILDING, RESIDENTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO ATTEND AND BE INVOLVED IN YOUR TOWN. 

Town of Spring Lake Indiana 

     SPRING LAKE      INDIANA

​    INC. 1928