CLEAR LAKE – Brookings-Deuel Rural Water System held its 46th annual meeting on April 2.
The meeting was held at the Clear Lake Community Center and approximately 180 members enjoyed a pork loin supper served by Rob’s Locker.
Doug Feten, chairman of the board, called the meeting to order and he discussed financial items and various activities of B-D RWS. Financial reports and the audit were presented. Gene Wilts, manager, gave a power point presentation of system projects.
Troy Lenning and Harold Haber were elected for three-year terms.
Scholarships were awarded to four graduating seniors. Colby Trooien, Abbey Selleck, Courtni Frank and Rachel Retterath were each awarded a $500 scholarship to be used in their second semester of school.
At the end of the meeting prizes were drawn and David Orthaus received the $100 leak reward prize. This award is made to encourage people to report leaks which conserves treated water and makes repair timely.
Brookings-Deuel Rural Water System serves more than 2,600 member service locations and the communities of Astoria, Toronto, White, Gary, Revillo, LaBolt, Altamont, Goodwin, Brandt, Bruce, Elkton, Bushnell and Clear Lake.