CITY OF CORUNNA MINUTES | Authorized Notices




7:00 P.M.

The assembly was known as to order in council chambers within the decrease stage of the Neighborhood Heart by Mayor Wayne LeDuc at 7:00 p.m.

PRESENT: Mayor Wayne LeDuc, Michael Carr, Brian DeLorge, Helen Granger, John Sarrazin, Becky Smith, Adam Spannagel.


GUESTS: Joe Sawyer, Metropolis Supervisor; Tim Crawford, DPW Superintendent; Merilee Lawson, Metropolis Planner/Assessor; Michael Luongo; Gary Holzhauzen, County Commissioner; Invoice Kimble, c2ae; Michael White; Dave Harvey; Fred Blair, VFW Commander; Kyle Bermubez, Poppy Queen.


Spannagel moved, Carr seconded, to approve the agenda with the next adjustments:

Add to Merchandise of Enterprise 5. H2S Dialogue with c2ae.

Roll Name Vote:

Sure: Spannagel, DeLorge, Granger, Smith, Carr, Sarrazin

No: None.

Movement CARRIED.


Dave Harvey, 1133 E. King St., expressed his disapproval of the adjustments that had been made to the refuse guidelines the council handed on the common council assembly on March 6, 2023 and requested for clarification on two motions that had been made. Kyle Bermubez, Poppy Queen, launched herself to council and introduced the Pappy Gross sales dates for the 2023 12 months will likely be Could fifth, sixth and seventh.


Nothing to report.


Spannagel moved, Sarrazin seconded, to approve the Consent Agenda as follows:

1. Decision approving minutes of the earlier common assembly of March 6, 2023.

2. Decision approving vendor disbursements for 2-24-23 via 3-9-23.

3. Settle for the appointment of Terry LeDuc to the Planning Fee for a three-year time period.

4. Settle for the resignation from Sherry Reichert from the Fourth of July Fee to be efficient instantly.

Roll Name Vote:

Sure: Sarrazin, Spannagel, DeLorge, Granger, Smith, Carr.

No: None.

Movement CARRIED.


Take into account 2023 River Path Intergovernmental Settlement

Joe Sawyer, Metropolis Supervisor, mentioned the settlement and highlighted the adjustments that had been created from 2016. Mr. Sawyer said this settlement helps help the on going enhancements and repairs for the shared river path. Carr moved, Spannagel seconded, to approve the 2023 River Path Intergovernmental Settlement as offered.

Roll Name Vote:

Sure: Carr, Sarrazin, Spannagel, DeLorge, Granger, Smith.

No: None.

Movement CARRIED.

Set Public Listening to for Ordinance 23-04 Grass and Weed

Sarrazin moved, DeLorge seconded, to set a public listening to for April 3, 2023 at 7:05 p.m. for Ordinance 23- 04 Grass and Weed.

Roll Name Vote:

Sure: Smith, Carr, Sarrazin, Spannagel, DeLorge, Granger.

No: None.

Movement CARRIED.

Set Public Listening to for Ordinance 23-03 Snow and Ice Elimination

Spannagel moved, DeLorge seconded, to set a public listening to for April 3, 2023 at 7:10 p.m. for Ordinance 23-03 Snow and Ice Elimination.

Roll Name Vote:

Sure: Granger, Smith, Carr, Sarrazin, Spannagel, DeLorge.

No: None.

Movement CARRIED.

Take into account N. Shiawassee St Class F Engineering Proposal

Invoice Kimble, c2ae, offered and defined the proposed North Shiawassee design plans to council. Councilmember Carr expressed his issues with transferring ahead with such a proposal earlier than town has been awarded any grant funding. Joe Sawyer, Metropolis Supervisor, defined the present funds has funding for such plans to be made and will assist in the grant utility course of. Granger moved, Smith seconded, to approve the c2ae engineering for North Shiawassee Road Class F.

Roll Name Vote:

Sure: DeLorge, Granger, Smith, Sarrazin, Spannagel.

No: Carr.

Movement CARRIED.

H2S Dialogue with c2ae. (This merchandise was added to the agenda.)

Joe Sawyer, Metropolis Supervisor, and Invoice Kimble, c2ae, said the next:

Included within the council packet is a Hydrogen Sulfide Research carried out by Fishbeck Engineering for the Metropolis of Owosso. The contract was accredited by the WWTP Board on Mar 22, 2022. The WWTP Board accredited the funding as effectively. The research finds elevated ranges of hydrogen sulfide in sure areas of the plant and assortment system.

Manufacturing of hydrogen sulfide gasses and sewer smells are pure in uncooked sewage remedy techniques. As disagreeable as uncooked sewer smells are, extreme ranges of hydrogen sulfide produce extra intense odors, like that of rotten eggs. The gasoline is produced because the uncooked sewage goes septic. Holding uncooked sewage transferring (agitated) and oxygenated helps hold the manufacturing of gasses down, as does introduction of floor water. Such gasses emitted into an out of doors setting though offensive, are usually not dangerous. Excessive ranges in confined areas current a security hazard. When exhausted in to the setting, not a lot. H2S gasses are additionally corrosive and damaging to the system.

Though examined ranges of Hydrogen Sulfide gasoline at our Ferry Road pump station are comparatively low, the focus grows because the mixed Corunna, Caledonia and Owosso Township flows get nearer and nearer to the waste water remedy plant.

The Metropolis of Corunna, together with Caledonia and Owosso Constitution Townships have invested significantly within the discount of floor water inflows and illicit connections of storm and rain water sources. These efforts scale back flows within the sanitary assortment system thus reducing oxygenation and dilution. Moreover, uncooked sewage in drive mains, manholes and moist wells are flushed much less typically leading to extra septic exercise. Observe that this actuality is only one of a number of elements of causation of the elevated H2S ranges. Seasonal low flows, transport distance, and plant modifications are some further elements.

Each the Owosso Township Utility Authority and Metropolis of Corunna have their engineers reviewing the report and researching mitigation choices. As an merchandise of routine upkeep, prospects experiencing sewer and/or rotten egg odors indoors ought to guarantee drain traps are usually not dry, and vent stacks are usually not obstructed.

No Motion taken.


Dave Harvey, 1133 E. King St., said his place on the council approving the adjustments to the refuse guidelines.


Spannagel moved, DeLorge seconded, to adjourn at 8:29 p.m.

Roll Name Vote:

Sure: Spannagel, DeLorge, Granger, Smith, Carr Sarrazin.

No: None.

Movement CARRIED.

Wayne LeDuc, Mayor Jennifer Stout, Metropolis Clerk/Treasurer

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Publish: March 26, 2023

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