2020 Authorization to Purchase 01-21-2020A

RESOLUTION #01-21-2020A


Authorization for Individual Supervisor to Purchase Needed Supplies

or Order Work Done in a Necessary Emergency


WHEREAS, The Town Board of Brandon Township, Douglas County, Minnesota recognizes the need to purchase needed supplies or order work done in case of an emergency, such as a breakdown of township equipment, washout of a township road or need to have trees removed after a storm.


WHEREAS, All of the Township Supervisors are involved from time to time in the above described activities.


NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED, that the Town Board has authorized each of the Township Supervisors to individually purchase needed supplies or order work done when necessity requires, without the express vote of the board. 


BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the authorization is limited to an expenditure of $5,000.00 per order and is to be used only when the calling of a special town meeting is not feasible prior to the supplies needed or work to be done.  This authorization applies for the period from January 1, 2020 to December 31, 2020, and must be renewed annually.


Adopted this 21st day of January, 2020 by the Township Board


About Us

Township 129 Range 29

Established as Chippewa Township September 3, 1867.
Renamed Brandon Township March 11, 1881

Vital Statistics -
Location: Douglas County, MN
Land Area: 30.4 sq. mi.
Water Area: 5.1 sq. mi.
Lakes With Public Landings: 6
Population: 747 Est Apr 2018
Households 312
Township Roads: 46.86 Miles

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