Meeting Minutes 10-4-22


Leroy Township Board Meeting

Tuesday, October 4, 2022

Township Hall – 1685 N. M-52, Webberville, MI.

The meeting of the Leroy Township Board was called to order at 7:00 p.m.

by the Supervisor, Earl L. Griffes.

Members present:  Earl L. Griffes, Wilma J. Whitehead, Loretta K. Benjamin,

R. Scott Diederich, Heidi Ream.

Also present:  Dennis Dyko, James Utz, Lindsay Utz.

Public comment:  Dennis Dyko commented on the Consumer’s Power gas lines

being planned, for the 2023-2024 calendar year.  The local easements are ready for next spring, when area work is scheduled to begin.

Supervisor, Griffes explained why and how this year’s road projects were

chosen.  He met with Ingham County Road Department and decided to

chip & seal the newly paved roads to protect them, before starting any

additional roads repairs.

The 2021-2022 Audit was discussed.  The Township Auditor stated that

a couple of budget items need reviewing. Tabled until next month’s meeting.

The plans to plant trees, in the new sections (Blocks 7 & 8) of the Webberville

Cemetery, were discussed.  After review, Whitehead moved to accept the

contract with Peterson Farms, to transplant approximately 34 trees.  Support,

Ream.  Benjamin-Yes, Diederich-Yes, Ream-Yes, Griffes-Yes, Whitehead-Yes.

The motion passed 5-0.

Griffes gave the N.I.E.S.A. report, for the September meeting.  The patching and sealing of the Williamston Station parking lot is going to done, with no major repairs.  Lots owned by N.I.E.S.A., adjacent to the old fire hall is being listed for $80,000.00.  Cashed a certificate of deposit to purchase an ambulance. A Personnel Committee meeting was held for an exit interview, for a twenty-four month employee.

After review, a motion by Benjamin to pay all bills as presented.  Support, Ream.

Griffes-Yes, Benjamin-Yes, Diederich-Yes, Ream-Yes, Whitehead-Yes.  The

motion passed.

Motion by Benjamin to adjourn at 7:33 p.m.  Support, Diederich.  The motion



Wilma J. Whitehead

Township Clerk