Council to consider pursuing grant to repair west end bridge along Lake Mitchell – Mitchell Republic

MITCHELL — Improving upon a key bridge together the west side of Lake Mitchell has appear into the city’s target.

The Mitchell Town Council will take into consideration authorizing an software on Monday, Dec. 19, for a grant to mend the west conclusion bridge.

Though the most recent bridge inspection report exposed the west end bridge is in relatively good condition compared to the nearby canal bridge, there are parts on the structure that are starting to put on and tear.

In full, General public Is effective Director Joe Schroeder defined in a memo to the council that the South Dakota Bridge Enhancement Grant (Major) the city is applying for amounts to a minimal above $317,000. If the city secures the grant, the city would cover about $74,000 of the venture fees.

According to the inspection report led by Brosz Engineering, the principal repairs recommended are to fill minimal regions of asphalt among the solution sidewalk and bottom of the approach guardrail, which engineers say would “keep it from keeping drinking water.” In addition, the deck of the bridge and sidewalk concrete part ended up determined as areas in need of repair service, in accordance to the bridge inspection report.

The 126-foot lengthy west end bridge also serves a well-liked fishing spot on Lake Mitchell. It features wide sidewalk paths with railings for anglers to fish.

The bridge was constructed in 2015 and sits earlier mentioned the Firesteel Creek channel flowing into Lake Mitchell. Given that remaining created, a swath of new household households have been constructed in the vicinity of the bridge in a advancement.

As of now, there are no excess weight limits on the bridge. However, the nearby canal bridge, situated about a number of hundred feet from the west conclusion bridge, has a fat reduction in spot. Because of to the “rough shape” of the canal bridge, the city imposed a 50{64d42ef84185fe650eef13e078a399812999bbd8b8ee84343ab535e62a252847} fat reduction on the canal bridge around two many years ago.

The city applied for a very similar grant to maintenance the canal bridge.

The following merchandise will be considered as part of the consent agenda:

  • Approve the minutes and stories from the subsequent meetings: Dec. 5 Setting up and Zoning Commission Nov. 28 assembly.
  • Approve committee and section studies.
  • Approve amendments to the 2023 town personnel and methods manual.
  • Approve 2023 application for Speedy taxi to function as a car for use corporation.
  • Approve automated supplement to normal fund in the quantity of $2,000 from law enforcement grant.
  • Approve computerized dietary supplement to the sports advanced office in the volume of $323 from a donation. 
  • Approve computerized nutritional supplement to Palace transit in the amount of money of $10,950 from grant money.
  • Approve the pursuing raffle permits: LifeQuest’s Dancing for Goals with the drawing to be held Mar. 24, 2023 Mitchell Lions Club with the drawing to be held April 22, 2023.
  • Approve declaring 2012 ambulance as surplus.
  • Approve modify buy to Menning Excavating for get the job done on Ninth and Fifth avenues.
  • Set the date for the following alcohol licenses: Jan. 3, an application by the Corn Palace Shrine Club for a exclusive event liquor license, situated at the Masonic Hall for Jan. 7, 2023, for a corn gap party An software to transfer retail (on-sale) liquor license from Austen, carrying out business enterprise as a Corn Palace Inn, located at 1001 S. Burr St., to HiWings LLC, located at 40580 250th St.
  • Approve Dec. 19 spend estimates.
  • Approve charges, payroll, salary changes, new personnel hires, authorization of recurring payments and other charges.

Other organization:

  • Recite pledge of allegiance and get invocation from Assembly of God church.
  • Hear citizens input.
  • Approve 2021 Intercontinental fireplace code.
  • Approve awarding bid for rock salt job.
  • Approve amendment No. 1 for East Spruce Street challenge with Brosz Engineering.
  • Critique and update the city’s classification and compensation procedure with Condrey and Associates.
  • Approve resolution to plat whole lot 1 of D. Odegaard’s first addition.
  • Approve resolution to plat lots 1-AA and 1-AB, a subdivision of good deal 1-A of prairie perspective subdivision. 
  • Approve resolution to plat large amount 12 in the tract of the Wild Oak Golf Club addition. 
  • Approve Resolution No. R2022-81, annexation of whole lot 14 of Fiala’s Addition in the east fifty percent of the northwest quarter of area 4, township 103 North, variety 60 west of the fifth primary meridian, in Davison County.
  • Approve resolution for 2022 contingency transfers.
  • Approve 2nd studying of ordinance No. 2022-19, supplemental appropriations.