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Riga Township Board
Regular Meeting
January 9, 2017
Called to order at 7:00pm
Present: Kastel, Thompson, Goetz, Buyaki, Gust.
Absent: None.
Also present were Assessor Chris Renius and Commissioner Robert Knoblauch 10 citizens.
Gust motioned with support from Buyaki to approve minutes from December 12, 2016 as corrected. Motion carried.
Thompson motioned with support from Goetz to approve the treasurer’s report as presented. Motion carried.
Goetz motioned with support from Gust to approve the PA-116 application as submitted by Dean and Jamie Taylor. Motion carried.
Thompson motioned with support from Gust to send Fire Chief Mike Norman to the Michigan Fire Inspectors Society conference. Motion carried.
Goetz motioned with support from Buyaki to adjourn at 8:37pm. Motion carried.
Complete minutes can be found at
Natalie Thompson, Clerk
Gary Kastel, Supervisor (132)


A regular meeting of the Village Council of the Village of Blissfield, Michigan, was held in the Council Room in said Village on the 9th day of January, 2017.
A. Ray Jones, President, presided.
Trustees present: George Brown, Mark Burgermeister, Michael Gunter, Randy Kelley, and Arthur Weeber.
Trustees absent: Bob Valdez.
The following resolution was introduced by Trustee Weeber and seconded by Trustee Kelley.
WHEREAS, it is necessary to fill one (1) vacancy on the Blissfield DDA/Main Street Board.
BE IT RESOLVED that April Wolfe be and hereby is appointed to fill in the vacancy on the Blissfield DDA/Main Street Board to a term expiring June 30, 2019.
The above Resolution was voted upon by the Council and delcared adopted, the Council voting as follows:
YES: George Brown, Mark Burgermeister, Michael Gunter, Randy Kelley, Arthur Weeber, and A. Ray Jones.
NO: None.
A. Ray Jones, President
Laura Neuman, Clerk (150)


January 10, 2017
Meeting called to order at 7:00 p.m. by Supervisor, Navarro.
Members present: Gregg, Gilson-Pitts, Baldwin, Cranor
MOTION Gilson-Pitts second Baldwin to approve minutes of December 13th meeting. MOTION CARRIED
MOTION Cranor second Gilson-Pitts to accept Treasurer’s report of December 31, 2016. MOTION CARRIED
MOTION Gilson-Pitts second Gregg to approve payment of bills:
General Fund-$1,232.24;
Fire Fund-$8,882.30
MOTION Navarro second Cranor for Captain Dale Fruchey to attend Fire Officer III School consisting of 4 classes in Monroe County at a cost of $320. MOTION CARRIED
Accepted resignation of Fireman, Chris Alcock
MOTION Gilson-Pitts second Gregg to adjourn at 7:22 p.m.
Respectfully submitted,
Nancy Cranor, Clerk
Adolio Q. Navarro, Jr.
Supervisor (118)

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