Meetings

Pine County Township Officer’s Meeting, Saturday, October 26, 2018, Hinckley, MN

Over 54 local politicians, candidates and township officers were in attendance today, Saturday, October 27, 2018 at the Pine County Township Officer’s Association Meeting at the American Legion in Hinckley. There were many speakers, including State Senator Tony Lourey, State Representative Candidate Tim Burkhardt, State Representative Jason Rarick, Pine County Commissioner Steve Hallan,  Pine County Commissioner Matt Ludwig, Pine County Attorney Reese Frederickson, Pine County Sheriff Jeff Nelson, and Pine County Land Services Director Kelly Schroeder. Also Karen Amundson, Community Development Planner from East Central Regional Development Commission (ECRDC), DNR Officers Dusty Speldarch and Leah Campa, and Rick Nolan’s field representative. Rick Olseen, MAT District 10 Director Jim Fisher and new MAT Executive Director David Hann.

Two new Executive Board members, Susan Grill (Kettle River Township) and Dan O’Flanagan (Dell Grove Township) were elected to serve out the terms of Dave Baker (New Dosey Township) and Roberta Folkestad (Royalton Township).

There are a couple meetings of the Pine County Zoning Initiative to be held Thursday, November 1, 6:30 pm at the Pine County History Museum in Askov and also Monday, November 5, 6:30 pm at the Pine County Court House in Pine City.  Come discuss the draft first phase of the Pine County Zoning Ordinance.  The Ordinance will only be in effect in townships that “opt-in” to the program.  Visit www.co.pine.mn.us for details.

Kelly Schroeder, County Land Services Director also passed out the 2019 Draft Board of Equalization Schedule.  Here is a List of those trained to be on the Board of Equalization.

There is a Culvert Workshop, Thursday, November 8, 3 – 5 pm at the Pine County History Museum, 6333 H C Andersen Alle in Askov.  For details call 320-216-4220

Photos below are by Paul Raymond and Glen Williamson

 

Agenda, Meeting, Saturday, October 27, 2018, Hinckley American Legion

Scheduled Agenda

Call to Order by Chair Katy Overtoom
Pledge of Allegiance
Invocation by Katy Overtoom
Roll Call (quorum is 10 townships)
Read Minutes from the Spring Meeting 2018

Speakers:

State Senate District 11                                  Tony Lourey
State Rep District 11B                                     Jason Rarick

County Commissioners:

#1 Stephan Hallan (Chair)
#2 Josh Mohr
#3 Steve Chaffee   (Vice Chair)
#4 John Mikrot, Jr.
#5 Matt Ludwig

County Auditor                                                 Cathy Clemmer
County Attorney                                               Reese Fredrickson
County Sheriff                                                   Jeff Nelson
County Land Services Director                          Kelly Schroeder (new County Treasurer/Auditor effective January 2019)
County Administrator                                       David J. Minke
County Engineer                                               Mark LeBrun
ECRDC, Community Development Planner      Karen Amundson
Hospital Board                                                  Ron Osladil
DNR                                                                  Eugene Wynn or CO Grundmeier
Rick Olseen                                                       Field Representative, Congressman Richard Nolan
Pine County Soil and Water                              Jill Carlier  (cannot make it)
Rep from the Band of Ojibwe                           Wally St. John (no response)
MATO District #7 Director                                 Mike Miller

Candidates who were invited to Speak
If you’re a candidate for an elected position and you’re not listed below, please come up to the front table so that we can get you on the agenda.  Thank you!

Candidate Joe Radinovich, US Representative District 8
Candidate Ray “Skip” Sandman, US Representative District 8
Candidate Tim Burkhardt, State Representative District 11B
Candidate Skip Thomson, Pine County Commissioner, District 5

THANK YOU TO ALL THE SPEAKERS

Business Meeting:

Approve Treasurer’s Fall 2018 Financial Report
East Central Regional Development Committee – Glen Williamson
Stipend to attend MAT Annual Educational Conference in Duluth, November 15 – 17, up to $200 per officer (maximum of $1000 to all officers)
Special Election to Executive Committee to replace Roberta Folkestad, expires 2019 (Royalton) and Dave Baker, expires 2020 (New Dosey) who resigned from their town boards.

Any other business?

Motion to adjourn by Chair

For Executive Board –meeting will follow immediately after lunch

Fall Meeting, Saturday, October 27, 2018

There will be a meeting of the Pine County Township Officer’s Association, Saturday, October 27, 2018 at the American Legion Hall, 306 Lawler Avenue in Hinckley.  The meeting will start at 9:00a.m.  Please pass this information on to your Township Officers and encourage them to attend.

Sincerely,

Glen Williamson
Secretary/Treasurer
Pine County Township Officer’s Association

Executive Board Members

Katy Overtoom – Chengwatana Township – Chairperson
Roberta Folkestad – Royalton Township
Paul Raymond – Wilma Township
Dave Baker – New Dosey Township
Robert Sunstrom – Ogema Township
Glen Williamson – Wilma Township – Secretary/Treasurer

Pine County Township Officer’s Association Meeting, Saturday, March 24, 2018

Glen Williamson, Secretary/Treasurer
Pine County Township Officer’s Association
62399 Duxbury Rd
Sandstone MN 55072
320-245-5194

February 16, 2018

There will be a meeting of the Pine County Township Officer’s Association, Saturday, March 24, 2018 at the American Legion Hall, 306 Lawler Avenue in Hinckley.  The meeting will start at 9:00 a.m.  Please pass this information on to your Township Officers and encourage them to attend.

We will pencil you in as attending. If you are UNABLE to attend, please call us at 320-245-6803 or email me at PctaTreasurer@gmail.com to let us know.

Please pass on this information to all your township or county officers/officials. If you have any questions about this process, please send email to PctaTreasurer@gmail.com.  Please be sure to include your name, title and government agency (i.e. township) when responding.

If interested in participating, please complete the form below.

Sincerely,

Glen Williamson
Secretary/Treasurer
Pine County Township Officer’s Association

Executive Board Members

Katy Overtoom – Chengwatana Township – Chairperson
Roberta Folkestad – Royalton Township
Paul Raymond – Wilma Township
Dave Baker – New Dosey Township
Robert Sunstrom – Ogema Township
Glen Williamson – Wilma Township – Secretary/Treasurer

Spring Meeting, Saturday, March 25, 2017, Hinckley American Legion

There will be a meeting of the Pine County Township Officer’s Association, Saturday, March 25, 2017 at the American Legion Hall, 306 Lawler Avenue in Hinckley.  The meeting will start at 9:00a.m.  Please pass this information on to your Township Officers and encourage them to attend.

We will pencil you in as attending. If you are UNABLE to attend, please call us at 320-245-6803 or email me at PctaTreasurer@gmail.com to let us know.

Our association’s website is up and running.  If you haven’t done so already, please go to PineCountyTownships.com, under Login, click on Register, fill out the information and submit.  This will give us the ability to send you updates via email.  Please pass on this information to all your township officers. If you have any questions about this process, please send email to PctaTreasurer@gmail.com.  Please be sure to include your name, title and government agency (i.e. township) when responding.

If interested in participating, please complete the form below.

Sincerely,

 

Glen Williamson

Secretary/Treasurer

Pine County Township Officer’s Association

Executive Board Members

Katy Overtoom – Chengwatana Township – Chairperson

Roberta Folkestad – Royalton Township

Paul Raymond – Wilma Township

Dave Baker – New Dosey Township

Robert Sunstrom – Ogema Township

Glen Williamson – Wilma Township – Secretary/Treasurer

Fall Meeting, Saturday, October 22, 2016, Hinckley American Legion

Glen Williamson, Secretary/Treasurer
Pine County Township Officer’s Association
62399 Duxbury Rd
Sandstone MN 55072
320-245-5194
September 27, 2016

Dear Pine County Officers,

There is a meeting of the Pine County Township Officer’s Association, Saturday, October 22, 2016 at the American Legion Hall, 306 Lawler Avenue in Hinckley. The meeting will start at 9:00a.m. We would appreciate it if you could attend and make a short presentation about your know how and what’s going on in your area of expertise, as it pertains to Pine County and your constituents.

We realize that you’re very busy, but your attendance would mean so much to the townships. If it’s not asking too much, we will pencil you in as attending. If you are UNABLE to attend, please call us at 320-245-5194 or by email at PctaTreasurer@gmail.com and let us know.

Our association’s website is up and running. If you haven’t done so already, please go to PineCountyTownships.com, under Login, click on Register, fill out the information and submit. This will give us the ability to send you updates via email. If you have any questions about this process, please send email to PctaTreasurer@gmail.com. Please be sure to include your name, title and government agency (i.e. Pine County) when responding.
We look forward to seeing you.

Sincerely,

Glen Williamson, Sr.
Secretary/Treasurer
Pine County Township Officer’s Association
Executive Board Members
Katy Overtoom – Chengwatana Township – Chairperson
Roberta Folkestad – Royalton Township
Paul Raymond – Wilma Township
Dave Baker – New Dosey Township
Robert Sunstrom – Ogema Township
Glen Williamson – Wilma Township – Secretary/Treasurer

Spring Meeting, Saturday, March 26, Hinckley American Legion Hall

There will be a meeting of the Pine County Township Officer’s Association, Saturday, March 26, 2016 at the American Legion Hall, 306 Lawler Avenue in Hinckley.  The meeting will start at 9:00a.m.  Please pass this information on to your Township Officers and encourage them to attend.

We will pencil you in as attending. If you are UNABLE to attend, please call us at 320-245-6803 or email me at PctaTreasurer@gmail.com to let us know.

Our association’s website is up and running.  If you haven’t done so already, please go to PineCountyTownships.com, under Login, click on Register, fill out the information and submit.  This will give us the ability to send you updates via email.  Please pass on this information to all your township officers. If you have any questions about this process, please send email to PctaTreasurer@gmail.com.  Please be sure to include your name, title and government agency (i.e. township) when responding.

Sincerely,

Glen Williamson

Secretary/Treasurer

Pine County Township Officer’s Association

Executive Board Members

Katy Overtoom – Chengwatana Township – Chairperson

Roberta Folkestad – Royalton Township

Paul Raymond – Wilma Township

Dave Baker – New Dosey Township

Dave Kappauf – Clover Township

Glen Williamson – Wilma Township – Secretary/Treasurer

Fall Meeting Scheduled For Saturday, October 24, 2015

There will be a meeting of the Pine County Township Officers Association, Saturday, October 24, 2015 at the American Legion Hall, 306 Lawler Avenue in Hinckley.  The meeting will start at 9:00 a.m.  Please pass this information on to your Township Officers and encourage them to attend.

We will pencil you in as attending. If you are UNABLE to attend, please call us at 320-245-6803 or email me at PctaTreasurer@gmail.com to let us know.

Our association’s website is up and running.  If you haven’t done so already, please go to PineCountyTownships.com, under Login, click on Register, fill out the information and submit.  This will give us the ability to send you updates via email.  Please pass on this information to all your township officers. If you have any questions about this process, please send email to PctaTreasurer@gmail.com.  Please be sure to include your name, title and government agency (i.e. township) when responding.

Frank Grundmeier, current Chair, will be resigning his position on the Pine County Township Officers Association Executive Committee on Saturday, October 24, 2015.  Therefore, there will be an election for a new Executive Committee member.  If you know of anyone or you’re interested in this position, please attend this meeting.

Sincerely,

Glen Williamson
Secretary/Treasurer

Pine County Township Officers Association Executive Board Members

Frank Grundmeier – Dell Grove Township – Chair
Paul Raymond – Wilma Township
Dave Baker – New Dosey Township
Dave Kappauf – Clover Township
Katy Overtoom – Chengwatana Township
Glen Williamson – Wilma Township – Secretary/Treasurer

Spring Meeting Scheduled for March 28, 2015

There will be a meeting of the Pine County Township Officer’s Association, Saturday, March 28, 2015 at the American Legion Hall, 306 Lawler Avenue in Hinckley.  The meeting will start at 9:00a.m.  Please pass this information on to your Township Officers and encourage them to attend.

We will pencil you in as attending. If you are UNABLE to attend, please call us at 320-245-6803 or email me at PctaTreasurer@gmail.com to let us know.

Our association’s website is up and running.  If you haven’t done so already, please go to PineCountyTownships.com, under Login, click on Register, fill out the information and submit.  This will give us the ability to send you updates via email.  Please pass on this information to all your township officers. If you have any questions about this process, please send email to PctaTreasurer@gmail.com.  Please be sure to include your name, title and government agency (i.e. township) when responding.

Sincerely,

 

Glen Williamson

Secretary/Treasurer

Pine County Township Officer’s Association

Executive Board Members

Frank Grundmeier – Dell Grove Township – Chair

Paul Raymond – Wilma Township

Dave Baker – New Dosey Township

Dave Kappauf – Clover Township

Katy Overtoom – Chengwatana Township

Glen Williamson – Wilma Township – Secretary/Treasurer

Fall Meeting Scheduled for Saturday, October 25, 2014

There will be a meeting of the Pine County Township Officer’s Association, Saturday, October 25, 2014 at the American Legion Hall, 306 Lawler Avenue in Hinckley.  The meeting will start at 9:00a.m.  Please pass this information on to your Township Officers and encourage them to attend.

We will pencil you in as attending. If you are UNABLE to attend, please call us at 320-245-6803 or email me at PctaTreasurer@gmail.com to let us know.

Our association’s website is up and running.  If you haven’t done so already, please go to PineCountyTownships.com, under Login, click on Register, fill out the information and submit.  This will give us the ability to send you updates via email.  Please pass on this information to all your township officers. If you have any questions about this process, please send email to PctaTreasurer@gmail.com.  Please be sure to include your name, title and government agency (i.e. township) when responding.

Sincerely,

 

Glen Williamson

Secretary/Treasurer

Pine County Township Officer’s Association

Executive Board Members

Frank Grundmeier – Dell Grove Township – Chair

Paul Raymond – Wilma Township

Dave Baker – New Dosey Township

Dave Kappauf – Clover Township

Katy Overtoom – Chengwatana Township

Glen Williamson – Wilma Township – Secretary/Treasurer