LAIRD TOWNSHIP
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Township Office
3 Pumpkin Point Road
R.R. #4
Echo Bay, Ontario, Canada
P0S 1C0
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MINUTES OF MEETING NUMBER 38 OF
THE CORPORATION OF THE TOWNSHIP OF LAIRD
HELD 0N SEPTEMBER 3, 2008
AT THE LAIRD TOWNSHIP OFFICE
AT 7:30 P.M.


Present:
Mayor: Dick Beitz
Councillors: Donna Connolly, Charles Frenette, Wayne Junor, Todd Rydall
Road Superintendent: Michael Hunter
Clerk: Phyllis MacKay


Mayor Beitz declared a conflict-of-interest regarding Item 5.e) on September 3, 2008 agenda.

ON MOTION (No. 136-08) of Wayne Junor, seconded by Chuck Frenette that council approves council minutes of August 20, 2008 as presented. CARRIED

ON MOTION (No. 137-08) Todd Rydall, seconded by Donna Connolly that council endorses Resolution No. 333-08 of Town of Milton requesting a deposit/return system for aluminum cans and plastic drink containers. CARRIED

ON MOTION (No. 138-08) of Chuck Frenette, seconded by Donna Connolly that council endorses the resolution of the City of Owen Sound in requesting the Provincial Government provide a full exemption of provincial sales tax on goods and services for Ontario police services, similar to the GST exemption. CARRIED

ON MOTION (No. 139-08) of Wayne Junor, seconded by Chuck Frenette that council endorses the resolution of the City of Owen Sound in requesting the Provincial Government provide a full exemption of provincial sales tax on goods and services for Ontario municipalities, similar to the GST exemption. CARRIED

ON MOTION (No. 140-08) of Wayne Junor, seconded by Donna Connolly that council authorizes payment of wolf kill to Kelly Fremlin and Richard Beitz, in the amount of $340.00 and $610.00 respectively. CARRIED

Councillor Junor reported that Laird Township would be receiving a retro-assessment, in the range of $57,000.00, from OMEX, regarding two cases covered within our years with the reciprocal insurance company.

ON MOTION (No. 141-08) of Chuck Frenette, seconded by Donna Connolly that the council meeting be adjourned.




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