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Elmwood Board approves new meeting dates

By Sari Gordon

ELMWOOD--The Elmwood Village Board met July 14 and approved a new meeting schedule.

For August and September, the board’s meeting dates are the second Mondays of the months, Aug. 11 and Sept. 8, respectively, while the October meeting date will be Monday, Oct. 6.

In other business:

--The new wastewater treatment facility bid was awarded to Staab Construction and a payment of $72,702.66 was approved to Foth Engineering for work on the facility.

--There was a brief discussion about acquiring land, but the matter was tabled until the following month.

--In committee reports, Trustee Dolores Radtke reported the library had received a new bike rack through a county program, carpet cleaning would be done in August and 700 patrons visited the library in the previous month.

--Trustee Mike Sand reported there was $300,000 in additional grant money available to the village, with the balance in loans to cover the project overrun.

--The board approved increasing the title insurance to cover additional loan and grant monies.