BLID Board of Directors Meeting
November 1, 2017
Call to order at 7:05 PM with the following members present: Dale Bacon, Jim Grisim, Tom Merritt and Ryan Hoops, Deb Vernon
Approval of Agenda
Motion: (Grisim/Merritt) Move to approve agenda. Motion carried.
Approval of Minutes
Motion: (Grisim/Bacon) Move to approve the September 20, 2017 minutes. Motion carried.
Motion: (Hoops/Bacon) Move to accept report. Motion carried.
1. Admin update
Organized files and upload electronic ones to Google drive
Updated Member list – still working on getting more emails
Created a 2018 action calendar
Created a SOP template and did a few
They are cleaning out Sucker Channel (It is off Hwy 96 past Cub)
Next month they are going to discuss the grant
3. Ramsey County
GIS site has made a change to the South end of the lake
4. White Bear Lake
Hearing on the budget generated a lot of positive comments about BLID
5. Aerator Operation
The permit was filed. The aerator is working, the stakes are in. Jim will check with Steve about doing the posting that is needed to turn it on. Jim will move the extra pump into the new shed.
Working on articles for the newsletter
Talked about hosting a website and decided for now Deb will post new stuff to blog and to Nextdoor lake front group.
2. 2018 harvesting
We can harvest 50%. We will try to get the permit as soon as ice is out and weeds are up.
Motion: Move to Adjourn (Grism/Bacon) – Motion Carried. Adjourned at 7:45 PM.
Next Meeting: Wednesday February 21, 2018 7:00 PM.
Minutes prepared by Deb Vernon