City of Pembina, ND

Oldest Settlement in the Dakota Territories

May 16, 2024 Special Meeting Minutes -- Summer Help -- Water Tower Color -- CD Possibilities

Unofficial Special Meeting Minutes for May 16, 2024, Summer Help – Water Tower Color – CD possibilities



Date: May 16th, 2024, at 6:30 p.m.

Location: Professional Building

Present: Mayor Mike Fitzgerald, Jeff Watts, Ken Norby, Connor Snitker

Absent: Pat Burton, Al Huttunen

One Seat Vacant

Guests: Teri Stoiber, Greg Korpatnicki

Public: n/a


Special Meeting called to order at 6:31 p.m.




  1. Summer help wages & start date:
    1. Greg would like to have them start 5/28/24, if available.
    2. Kade Schafer to start at $17/hr
    3. LaRochel Steyn to start at $18.50/hr. (experienced, returning employee)
    4. Lance Santiago to start at $17/hr.

Motion by Connor to accept the start date and wages. 2nd by Jeff. All ayes present. Motion carries.

  1. Water Tower Color

Motion by Jeff to have water tower in Laser Blue with Pembina in White. 2nd by Connor. All ayes present. Motion carries.

  1. CD Possibilities for $238,145.72 investment plus Flood Account CD of $11,854.28 for a total of $250,000
    1. Kodabank’s best is a 9 month at 4.75%--Teri to call and try to negotiate 5% for 1 year.
  2. Close Kodabank Flood Account CD matured 5/12/24 and roll into above

Motion by Connor to roll Flood Account CD along with $238,145.72 investment into a CD at Kodabank. Second by Jeff. All ayes present. Motion carries.


Adjournment: Motion to adjourn at 6:47 p.m. by Ken.


By: Mayor Mike Fitzgerald

Attested to: Teri Stoiber, City Auditor


The next city council meeting will be held on June 10, 2024, at 6:00 p.m. in the Professional Building.