Rutland City Council, Regular Meeting, June 1, 2015 – 5:00 p.m., Sargent County Bank – Rutland
Approved July 6, 2015
The meeting was called to order at 5:00 p.m. by Mayor Ronald Narum with Council Members Brad Christensen, Rodney Erickson, Michael Mahrer and Bert Siemieniewski present. City Attorney Bill Anderson and Auditor Deborah Banish were also present.
The Council reviewed and approved the agenda as submitted (Siemieniewski/Christensen. Motion carried).
The Council reviewed and approved the May 4, 2015 minutes as submitted. (Mahrer/Christensen. Motion carried unanimously).
Pet Licensing Ordinance: The Council reviewed the proposed changes to the pet licensing ordinance regarding the penalty for non-licensed pets. The change would move the penalty from $10.00 a month starting August 1 to $50.00 per animal to be applied to the August utility bill. This is the second reading of the Ordinance change.
Christensen/Erickson moved approval of the change in penalty provision regarding pet licensing: If the fee is not paid before the 1st day of August a penalty of Fifty and No/100 Dollars ($50.00) for each unlicensed animal shall be added to the utility bill and shall be subject to all provisions of the utility billing including late fees. Motion carried unanimously. Read More