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CRR/BOD REGULAR MEETING-(4/19/21),

4/20/21, 1:31 PM

CRR/BOD REGULAR MEETING

Last night’s (4/19/21), meeting was held virtually via zoom and started at 6:00 PM and ended abruptly at 7:23 PM

All Directors present including President Carl Harbour who was out of area and connected by phone. Ranch Manager Judy Lapora and Road Department Supervisor Jordan Jones also attended

Meeting was facilitated by Ranch VP/Director Bill Burt

VP Bill Burt (file Photo)

Burt followed the attached AGENDA with one exception. He added/read, prior to Public Input, a prepared statement regarding Ranch Matters Stories and DPSST Complaints

 

 

CLICK HERE FOR VIDEO SNIPPETS OF MEETING

 

*Video Snippet # 01: CALL TO ORDER/ROLL CALL/CONSENT ITEMS, including the approval of previous meeting minutes

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*Video Snippet # 02: No Staff Reports & Lapora provided updates regarding Collections, Cascade E Transit Service & June Rodeo Event

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*Video Snippet # 03: OLD BUSINESS via Burt. Discussed Swimming Pool Upgrade, Lower Pasture Field Burning, RV PARK DUMP STATIONS update. According to Burt the Ranch is waiting on 2 proposals & Mike Taylor declined to bid on the project due to the expected rock hammer time involved.

Burt also discussed the status of the Canyon Village Sign Design project

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*Video Snippet # 04: PANORAMA PARK MOU DISCUSSION. Burt explained the recent required modifications prior to the Board approving it

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*Video Snippet # 05: Water Co. MOU Status-Waiting on the Water Co…

Payment Agreement Explained

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*Video Snippet # 06: BOD MEETING FORMAT-Zoom will remain in play

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*Video Snippet # 07: Banner Design Update

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*Video Snippet # 08: Continuation of Banner Discussion & the Ranch Hat Logo…

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*Video Snippet # 09: AR LOG DISCUSSION…

Lapora reported having trouble with the email system…

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*Video Snippet # 10: AFE # 258 Discussion/Approval, Volunteer Service Applicants/Approved, FY 2022 Op Budget/Approved & Vacation Accrual Discussion

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*Video Snippet # 11: VP Burt’s PREPARED STATEMENT regarding Ranch Matters Stories & DPSST complaints against John Stevens PI License…

DAMAGE CONTROL?

Was Burt’s Prepared Statement approved ahead of time & ratified by all of the Directors? Speaking for all of the Directors?

If so, when did they meet to discuss the matter & are there minutes memorializing said decision?

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*Video Snippet # 12: PUBLIC INPUT-Residents Carol Orr, Rebecca Ann & her husband weighed in.

Lively & somewhat contentious discussion that included Director Randy Peterson saying, hit the button to mute Ms. Orr & Director Richard Ebers asking Ms. Orr for an apology….

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Ranch Matters Staff