August 13, 2013

Pursuant to due call and notice thereof, the city council of Comfrey met in special session Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 7:00 PM in the community center with all members present except councilor Herrig.  Mayor Richter presided.  Purpose of the meeting was for long-range planning and to handle any other business brought before the council.

On recommendation from the zoning committee, a motion by Arnsdorf and seconded by Schmitt and carried unanimously to approve a variance on the zoning ordinance for Jon and Connie Kelly to build an additional garage.

Suggestions were made for the Bridging Brown County Leadership program and the Clerk was instructed to make contact with them to see who could attend.

Weekly camping rates were also discussed.  A motion was made by Arnsdorf, seconded by Evers and carried unanimously to offer a 7 day rate of $100 which is a $40 discount.

Long-range planning for all departments within the city was held.  Possible capital improvements through the year 2018 were suggested.

The meeting adjourned on motion of Arnsdorf, seconded by Schmitt