Commission on the Environment and Water Quality – March 14, 2013 7:00 pm

The following minutes are not taken verbatim and only reflect an overall representation of the meeting.
CALL TO ORDER: Chairperson Pfund called the meeting to order at 7:00 pm
MEMBERS PRESENT: A roll call of members was taken and a quorum was present.
Maureen Pfund
Barry LaRoy
Richard Micka
Jerry McKart
Ike Owens
Excused Memebers:
Brian Egan
Dan Stefanski
Absent Memebers:
Bonnie Finzel Doster
Hal Weekly
Old / New BUSINESS:
Fish Passage Update

Holding pattern until extension is reviewed by MDNR & comments from the EPA regarding Sea Lamprey. Discussion.

Markieting/Web Page
Jeannie from 20 Creative joined us updating us on the Web page progress and what fields still need to be populated. Discussion
2013 Solid Waste Grant
Request $2000.00 to partner with survey to include river Raisin questions.
Jerry McKart made a motion to submit grant, Ike Ownes seconded motion, motion passed.
Items from Members:
Ike – naming project “River Raisin Rebirth”
Richard – Re-invent Monroe Meeting Update.
Melanie – Consumption Update MDCH, Monitoring needs to be completed, to
Show environmental and economic benefits, Facebook Page up and accepting friends……..
Matt Doss – PAC grant application decision next month. Discussed continued support for restoration
projects.
Rob Peven – Coastal Gant application discussed.
ADJORNMENT: Motion to Adjourn Jerry McKart 2nd by Ike – motion passed meeting adjourned at 8:40pm.

Next meeting April 11, 2013 @ City Hall