2010

January
EDU allocations: 13.85 EDU’s were allocated during the month of December. Despite the recent downturn in construction and other projects, the EDU allocations over the last 4 years have remained consistent. Read More...

February
GRGID Disbursement: On the claims for the upcoming meeting is a disbursement to GRGID in the amount of $34,702.his payment is a refund of monies already paid to MGSD for GRGID’s share of operational expenses of the MGSD facilities. Read More...

March
2010-2011 Tax Rates: The allowable tax rate for the upcoming fiscal year has been set at 0.2578. The current rate levied by MGSD has been set at 1224 since 1990. As discussed at the February meeting. Read More...

April
Ordinance Approval: Scheduled on the upcoming agenda is the approval Ordinance No. 178 Adding a Provision to MGSD Code § 6.030(2) Delineating the EDU's for Partitioned Sinks and Floor Drains. Read More...

May
Seasonal Employees: Discussion was had at the last meeting pertaining to hiring seasonal employees to help with upcoming projects during the summer months. Read More...

June
NDOT/Martin Slough project: Bruce Scott and I met with Douglas County Engineer Mahmood Azad regarding the proposed expansion of the Martin Slough culvert beneath Hwy. 395. Read More...

July
No Report

August
Grease Receiving/Co-Generation Project: The grease receiving project is progressing on schedule, with the contractor now awaiting on the arrival of equipment to finish installation. Read More...

September
Health Insurance: We were recently notified by Douglas County that, as of December 31st, 2010, they intend to terminate the interlocal contract between themselves and MGSD in regards to the health benefits program. Read More...

October
Primary Clarifier # 3 Coating: Upon dewatering of the clarifier for repair, it was noted the deterioration is more severe than anticipated. I would like to have HDR write a specification on the repair. Read More...

November
Reservoirs: Some erosion has occurred with the Muller Lane reservoirs, both on the inside and outside of the embankment areas. Read More...

December
Grease interceptors: MGSD Grease/Oil Control Policies currently states, in part, that restaurant and other facilities that handle grease and which discharge wastewater containing grease into the MGSD sewer collection system, be required to have a properly sized and functioning grease interceptor. Read More...