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MARCH 9, 2011

The regular meeting of the Bay County Road Commission, Road Department, was called to order at 9:00 a.m., at 2600 E. Beaver Road, by the Chairman, Richard Gromaski.

Roll Call: Richard Gromaski & Michael Rivard 
Excused: Edward Rivet

Also present were: Road Commission Representatives: Jim Lillo, Engineer-Manager; and Randy Frederick, General Superintendent; Dept. of Water & Sewer Representative: Thomas Paige, Director; Supervisors – George Augustyniak, Fraser; Dennis Bragiel, Kawkawlin; David Schabel, Merritt; Gary Brandt, Monitor; Mel McNally, Kawkawlin Township Trustee; Joe Mongeluzi, Wade-Trim, Inc.; John Billette, Civil Engineering Consultants; Jeff Hanson, LAN; and Jackie McCarthy, Clerk of the Board.

The Pledge of Allegiance was recited.

Commissioner Gromaski moved to approve the minutes of the February 23, 2011 meeting. Motion was adopted on a roll call vote:
Yeas: Gromaski & Rivard

PUBLIC INPUT – NONE

Bids were received and opened for the Annual Materials. Commissioner Gromaski moved to refer for review. Motion was adopted on a roll call vote:
Yeas: Gromaski & Rivard

Commissioner Rivard moved to approve and forward PSA to SME for Beaver Road Soil Investigation Agreement with a proposed fee of $14,200. Chairman is authorized to sign. Motion was adopted on a roll call vote:
Yeas: Rivard & Gromaski

Commissioner Gromaski moved to approve a contract from Wade-Trim, Inc. for the Annual Bridge Inspections to be performed in 2011. This is a replacement of the approved contract at the last meeting for $4,050 or $450 per bridge. Motion was adopted on a roll call vote:
Yeas: Gromaski & Rivard

Commissioner Rivard moved to approve the 2011 bid prices for completion of Permanent Pavement Markings in 2011 to P.K. Contracting, Inc. Motion was adopted on a roll call vote:
Yeas: Rivard & Gromaski

RESOLUTION – BAY COUNTY RETIREMENT SYSTEM – ROAD COMMISSION GROUP CLASSIFICATIONS

 

Commissioner Gromaski moved to request that the Bay County Retirement System allow the Road Commission to combine the current Supervisory and Administrative Personnel Class I and Class II groups all into Class I. Class II does not contain any employees. Motion was adopted on a roll call vote:
Yeas: Rivard, Gromaski
Excused: Rivet

Jim Lillo received and recognized Lisa VanDusen for her help in completing and sending out over 600 invitations notifying residents of a public meeting for the Midland Road Reconstruction Project. Commissioner Gromaski moved to approve. G. Brandt noted approval of job well done. Motion was adopted on a roll call vote:
Yeas: Gromaski & Rivard

Commissioner Gromaski moved to approve payroll for the period of 2/12/11 through 2/25/11 in the amount of $135,080.90. Motion was adopted on a roll call vote:
Yeas: Rivard & Gromaski

Commissioner Rivard moved to approve bills in the amount of $274,480.02. Motion was adopted on a roll call vote:
Yeas: Gromaski & Rivard

Commissioner Gromaski moved to approve permits 11-035 through 11-040. Motion was adopted on a roll call vote:
Yeas: Rivard & Gromaski

Engineer-Manager’s Report – Overtime Report – Cash Flow Report – Credit Card Report – Annual Audit from external auditors, Stewart, Beauvis, & Whipple scheduled for next week – Request from SAPA group – BBLR has one revision to be distributed today – 3/10/11 meeting at Monitor Township Hall for Midland Road Project – BCBS Annual Review on 3/11/11 – Traffic signal update; two need repair – 4/12/11 Business Government Summit at Double Tree.

There being no further business before the Board, Commissioner Gromaski moved to adjourn the meeting until Wednesday, March 23, 2011 at 9:00 a.m. Motion was adopted on a roll call vote at 10:30 a.m. 
Yeas: Gromaski & Rivard

 

Respectfully Submitted by: Approved by:

Jackie McCarthy Richard S. Gromaski
Clerk of the Board Chairman of the Board