SCHOOL BOARD, I.S.D. #227
NOVEMBER 14, 2012
SPECIAL BOARD MEETING
Wednesday, December 12, 2012 4:29 AM
Pursuant to due call and notice thereof, the special meeting of the School
Board of Independent School District No. 227, Olmsted, Fillmore and Winona
Counties was held on November 14, 2012. The meeting was called to order at 6:30 p.m. at the high school media center. Roll call was taken with these
members present: Schellhammer, McMahon, Tuohy, Chase. Superintendent Edward Harris was also present.
Chairman Chase called the meeting to order at 6:30 p.m. Members said
the Pledge of Allegiance.
Motion by Tuohy/Schellhammer to approve the agenda as presented.
Motion carried 4-0.
Mr. Chase noted that the reason for the special meeting was to canvas
the votes for the newly elected board members from the general election held
on November 6, 2012. Mr. Chase appointed F. Mike Tuohy as acting clerk in
the absence of Greg LaPlante. He noted that the elected board members
were: Jerry Chase, Gregory LaPLante and F. Mike Tuohy.
Motion by Schellhammer/ McMahon to approve the following resolutions and
abstract of votes cast in the November 6, 2012 General Election:
CANVASSING RETURNS OF
VOTES OF SCHOOL DISTRICT
BE IT RESOLVED by the School Board of Independent School District
No.227, as follows:
1. It is hereby found, determined and declared that the general
election of the voters of the district held on November 6, 2012, was in all
respects duly and legally called and held.
2. As specified in the attached Abstract and Return of Votes Cast, a
total of 6,609 voters of the district voted at said election on the
election of (three) school board members for four year term vacancies on the
board caused by expiration of term on the first Monday in January next
following the general election as follows:
Jerry Chase 1,725
Gregory LaPlante 1,900
F. Mike Tuohy 1,881
3. Candidate Jerry Chase, Candidate Gregory LaPlante and Candidate
F. Mike Tuohy having received the highest number of votes, are elected to
four year terms beginning the first Monday in January, 2013.
4. The school district clerk is hereby authorized to certify the
results of the election to the county auditor of each county in which the
school district is located in whole or in part.
The complete resolution and abstract of votes cast is on file in the
On a roll call vote, the following voted in favor: Chase, Schellhammer,
McMahon and Tuohy
and the following voted against: None
whereupon said resolution was declared duly passed and adopted. Motion
Motion by Tuohy/McMahon to adjourn at 6:40 p.m. Motion carried.
F. Mike Tuohy,