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Economic Development Authority Meeting Minutes for April 06, 2016

Mountain Iron Economic Development Authority

Regular Meeting Minutes

April 6, 2016


A meeting of the Mountain Iron Economic Development Authority was called to order by Tony Zupancich at 5:30 p.m. with the following members present: Barb Fivecoate, Tony Zupancich, Peter Zattoni, Sue Tuomela, Mary Jacobsen, Bob Voss and Andrea Wilson.  Absent members: None.  Also present: Executive Director, Craig Wainio.


Tuomela moved and Jacobsen seconded to approve the consent agenda.  Motion carried 7-0 on a roll call vote.


Wainio updated the Board on the workforce housing and the Rock Ridge TIF.


Jacobsen moved and Tuomela supported to authorize payment for Pay Request Number 1 for the tree clearing at woodland estates.  Motion carried 7-0 on a roll call vote.


Jacobsen moved and Fivecoate supported to approve the agreement for the purchase of wetlands credits and authorize the payment for the credits.  Motion carried 6-1 on a roll call vote with Voss voting no.


A meeting of the housing subcommittee was scheduled for April 12th at 3:00pm.


Tuomela moved and Voss supported to adjourn the meeting at 6:19 p.m.  Motion carried unanimously.


Respectfully submitted by:


Craig J. Wainio

Executive Director