Town Of Liberty Board Meeting Minutes, 26 October 2023, 6:30 pm


Board members present:  Chair Orlin Engh, Supervisor Adrian Amelse, Clerk Sharon Engh, Treasurer Chris Abrahamson, Supervisor Bill Townsley.

Public Electors preset:  Paul Linskins, Kevin Dempsey, Karen Peterson, Dan Polhamus, Carrie Venok, Catherine Fox, Carol Theis, Terry Theis, Heidi Stendel and Patty Pietsch

  1. The meeting was called to order by chair Engh at 6:32pm.
  2. The rules for the meeting were explained: When Chris is presenting there will be no talking.  When someone has the floor, there will also be no extra talking.
  3. Chris presented the proposed budget for 2024. It is on file and attached to these minutes.
  4. Questions, comments and concerns:  There were quite a few.  Somes of them were:  Why did the tax levy decrease so much the year before; some asked about the general debt and asked that we have public meetings in the future when we have large purchases; the status of the dump truck; where did the savings from closing Gore Hollow go; why don’t we use more of the reserve money instead of raising the levy. All questions were answered to the best of the ability of those that knew.
  5. Kevin Dempsey moved to adjourn the meeting  at 7:26pm Terry Theis seconded all in favor motion carried.

Respectfully submitted,

Sharon Engh