Southwest Michigan Building Authority
April 23, 2020
The SMBA regular meeting was held via Zoom. Chair Dusty Farmer called the meeting to
order at 8:30 a.m.
Dusty Farmer, Board Chair, Oshtemo Representative
Carol DeHaan, Cooper Representative
Jeff Sorensen, Cooper Representative
Grant Taylor, Oshtemo Representative
Larry Stehouwer, Citizen at Large Representative
Also present were Building Official Garrett Reitenour, SMBA Attorney Jim Porter, Kyle and
Board Secretary Deb Everett.
Meeting Minutes – February 27, 2020 Regular Meeting
February Receipts & Disbursements Report
February Permits/Inspections Report
March Receipts & Disbursements Report
March Permits/Inspections Report
Motion by Sorensen, second by Taylor to approve the consent agenda. Carried 5-0.
Staff Reports – Office/Inspection Operations Update
Admin Assistant Gibson advised he and Admin Assistant El Oropeza are successfully working
remotely handling all office functions. Building Official Reitenour advised inspections are
being done for essential projects.
Chair Farmer advised there have been no complaints regarding the current operation methods.
Meeting adjourned at 8:50 a.m.
Next Regular Meeting – May 28th – 8:30 a.m.