December 17, 2014

Pursuant to due call and notice thereof, the City Council of Comfrey met in special session Wednesday, December 17, 2014 at 6:00 PM in the community center with all members present. Mayor Richter presided.

The purpose of this meeting was to discuss and approve final budget and levy and to handle any other business brought before the council.


            Scheitel’s Music - Microphone                                                           $84.99

            Redwood Area Development Coop – Grant Writing                         $750

            Servocal Instruments – semiannual calibration of flow meters          $400.00


The final 2015 budget was reviewed and approved on a motion by Evers, seconded by Schmitt and carried unanimously. The final levy was set at $220,643 and was approved on motion of Arnsdorf, seconded by Schmitt and carried unanimously. Note: This amount is the same total as the proposed levy presented at the September 2, 2014 council meeting.

As discussed previously, approval was given to close out certificate of deposit #16312 for $100,000 maturing on December 13, 2014 to help cover costs of the new police squad and the final payment of the Highway 258/County Road 16 project.

The 2014 audit contract with Dennis E Oberloh, Ltd was approved on motion of Evers, seconded by Arnsdorf and carried unanimously.

The meeting adjourned on motion of Arnsdorf, seconded by Schmitt