Council Minutes 7-7-16


Special Meeting

Melcher-Dallas City Hall Center

July 7th 2016

5:30 P.M.

The meeting will begin at city hall and move to 712 Main Street, Melcher-Dallas, IA


Mayor Van Wyk called the meeting to order at 5:30 pm at City Hall

Roll Call:

Council members present: Fisher, Robbins, Herold, Alexander. Council member Ernst was not present.

Approval of Agenda

A motion was made by Fisher to approve the agenda. Seconded by Robbins. Ayes-All motion carried.

At 5:34 the meeting was moved to 712 Main Street.

Public was present to discuss the drainage issues at the property.

Council discussed the water drainage and solutions to re-route the flow of water. Council left 712 Main Street at 6:00 pm.

Council reconvened the meeting at City Hall at 6:06 pm.


  1. Discussion of Water Drainage at 712 Main Street and How to Re-Route the Water Flow with Possible Action.

A motion was made by Robbins to construct a cement flume with an apron on the city right of way to re-direct storm water. The flume will start south of 606 Main heading south east. The city will take bids on the project. Seconded by Herold. Ayes-All. Motion carried.


A motion was made by Robbins to adjourn at 6:11 pm. Seconded by Fisher. Ayes-All. Motion carried.

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Mayor Barbara Van Wyk                                        City Clerk Martha Becker