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February 2021 Open Meeting Summary

Tribal Open Meeting Summary 2/5/2021 held via Zoom

  1. CM’s Marion, Susan, Alan, Marie, Glenn and CoC Dalton present. VC Cheryl, 2C John, and Filekeeper Starla present.

  2. Financial Report (as of 2/5/2021, 12pm)

  3. General Fund: $24,051.17

  4. Building Fund: $3779.64

  5. Online votes

  6. 1/26 Allow David Perry to stay in the office again

  7. Alan-yes, Marie-yes, Marion-yes, Glenn-yes, Susan-yes, Dalton-yes

  8. 1/30 Accept January meeting summary with change

  9. Alan-yes, Marie-yes, Marion-yes, Glenn-yes, Susan-yes, Dalton-yes

  10. New Business

  11. Committee Reports

  12. Buildings & Grounds: Glenn C

  13. Still too wet on the grounds to work

  14. Arts & Crafts: Susan

  15. Nothing new at this time

  16. Pauwau: Michelle

  17. Nothing new at this time

  18. Drum: Alan & Glenn C

  19. Nothing new at this time

  20. Campground: 2C John

  21. Nothing; waiting until end of February to start

  22. Glenn C: motion to amend last month’s motion and schedule with GSW&S; Susan seconded

  23. 2C John: will call Chief on Monday

  24. Alan-yes, Marie-yes, Marion-yes, Glenn-yes, Susan-yes, Dalton-yes

  25. Files: Daton

  26. Met 1/16 via Zoom

  27. Got started with setup

  28. Want a day to train every committee member on the different parts of getting and ID to printing and renewing ID cards in case someone gets ill

  29. Discussed getting a new ID printer

  30. VC Cheryl: CMA may take a more active role in printing ID cards for tribes

  31. 2C John: thought it was to show benefits for SC (fishing & hunting licenses)

  32. Perhaps there could be something put on the regular DMV license noting tribal affiliation

  33. Susan: this has been in discussion for a couple of years

  34. VC Cheryl: Kevin Dyda has been sent an honorary application

  35. He feels it’s unfair if he has to show genealogical ties

  36. Explained the process to him: nominate & at 1 year review, grant full membership

  37. Glenn: nothing wrong with the current process

  38. VC Cheryl: he’s concerned that he couldn’t be made a full member

  39. Dalton: Michelle pointed out that membership isn’t a right

  40. We have a lot of members who aren’t helping

  41. It sounds like he cares; you could nominate him for a vote

  42. Susan: ask him to show up to open meetings and share so that we can ask him why he wants to be a member

  43. Alan: Is he a member of another tribe?

  44. VC Cheryl: no

  45. VC Cheryl read the email from him aloud

  46. 2C John asked her to share the email to Tribal Council

  47. 2C John: it shouldn’t be a problem if he’s contributing and showing interest

  48. Marion: Rick H left the radios in the tribal office under the table

  49. Somehow the files were unlocked; need to be more careful

  50. VC Cheryl: keys were definitely locked up

  51. Marion: not sure that he went into the files room

  52. 2C John: why does Donnie need a key to the office?

  53. Dalton: I think so he can maintain it

  54. Glen