City Council Meeting – November 12, 2020

MINUTES
SPECIAL COUNCIL MEETING
CITY OF REDWOOD FALLS, MINNESOTA
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 12, 2020

Pursuant to due call and notice thereof, a special meeting of the Redwood Falls City Council was called to order in the Municipal Chambers on Thursday, November 12, 2020, at 5:00 p.m.

Roll call indicated Council Members Matt Smith, Jim Sandgren, and Denise Kerkhoff were present constituting a quorum. Council Member John T. Buckley was present via electronic means. Mayor Tom Quackenbush and Council Member Larry Arentson were absent.

In the absence of Mayor Quackenbush, Council President Matt Smith presided over the meeting.

Also present were City Administrator Keith Muetzel, City Attorney Trenton Dammann, and Council Secretary Caitlin Kodet. Director of Finance & Administrative Services Melissa Meyer and Public Works Project Coordinator Jim Doering were absent.

City Administrator Muetzel introduced Resolution No. 54 of 2020 – A Resolution Canvassing City of Redwood Falls November 3, 2020 Election.

Mr. Muetzel stated the General Election was held on Tuesday, November 3, 2020. The Redwood County Auditor provided a local abstract plus the write-in tally sheets on November 10. The abstract includes the polling place and absentee ballot results.

A motion was made by Council Member Sandgren and seconded by Council Member Kerkhoff to waive the reading of Resolution No. 54 of 2020 – A Resolution Canvassing City of Redwood Falls November 3, 2020 Election. Motion passed by unanimous vote.

A motion was made by Council Member Sandgren and seconded by Council Member Buckley to approve Resolution No. 54 of 2020 – A Resolution Canvassing City of Redwood Falls November 3, 2020 Election. Motion passed by unanimous vote.

There being no further business, a motion was made by Council Member Kerkhoff and seconded by Council Member Sandgren to adjourn the meeting at 5:03 p.m. Motion passed by unanimous vote.