Town of Arena

August 13, 2012

 

PRESENT:  Dave Lucey, Terry Denruiter, Bill Gauger, KayDee Maxwell, Minnie Gauger, Barb Hetzel, Bob McQuade, Ingmar Nelson, Vern & Evy Halverson, Dick Lockman, David Meudt, Diana Pox

 

- The meeting was called to order at 7:02 pm.  Roll call was taken. All board members are present.

 

- Denruiter motioned to approve the minutes from the July 9, 2012 meeting. Gauger seconded, motion passed.

 

- Barb Hetzel - uncashed check from 10 years ago. The board wanted some legal interpretation of the state statue. Means the check is so old banks won't cash the check. Barb doesn't think that it is not fair that the check will not be reissued. 

 

- Denruiter motioned to approve an operators License for Michelle Hutchinson. Gauger seconded, motion passed.

 

- Denruiter motioned to approve a Class B beer license for Herbs Spices and More. Gauger seconded, motion passed. We will contact McQuades if a wine license is available in Nov./Dec. The $110 fee was paid.

 

- Evy & Vern Halverson - Sweeney Road, land division and rezone. Denruiter motioned to approve a land division of lot 1, 17 to now 20 acres, and a rezone from A1 to AR-1. The 3 acres will be added to Lot 2 to match existing zoning, total 16 acres. Gauger seconded, motion passed.  Gauger brought up that the driveway is not wide enough for commercial use. Scott Godfrey said that the zoning for the property is RB1. The $500 fee was paid.

 

- Patrolman discussion - there will be some more bike rides taking place. Salt 55.50/ton. We have about 140 ton left from last year. Wait to mow.

 

- Bernadine Williams - mobile home has been moved.

 

- Connie Perry - wants to move the driveway. It is a better location actually. Gauger motioned to approve moving the driveway. Denruiter seconded, motion passed. The $500 is paid.

 

- Public Comment - Ingmar Nelson feels like he should have a shot at the Planning Commission Committee. Rand Schott is going to replace Bob Murphy. Gauger motioned to pay Suzi Schmidt $8/hour for her hours and election work. Denruiter seconded, motion passed.  

 

- Denruiter motioned to approve the bills as presented. Gauger seconded, motion passed.

 

- Gauger motioned to move to closed session regarding the town patrolman position. Denruiter seconded, motion passed. Gauger motioned to move to open session. Denruiter seconded, motion passed.

- Gauger motioned to adjourn. Denruiter seconded, motion passed.


Town of Arena - Special Meeting

August 21, 2012

 

PRESENT:  Dave Lucey, Bill Gauger, KayDee Maxwell, Minnie Gauger, Bob McQuade

 

- The meeting was called to order at 7:04 am.  Roll call was taken. Terry Denruiter was not present.

 

- There is not a limit on the number of beer or wine licenses in the State of Wisconsin. Bob McQuade applied for a wine license. Gauger motioned to approve a class C license. Lucey seconded, motion passed. Gauger motioned to approve an operators license for Bob McQuade and Kate McQuade (pending her schooling). Lucey seconded, motion passed.

 

- Gauger motioned to appoint Rand Schott to the Planning Commission. Lucey seconded, motion passed. Rand Schott will replace Bob Murphy.

 

- Gauger motioned to adjourn. Lucey seconded, motion passed.