Town of Arena Board Minutes

May 5, 2014


PRESENT:  John Wright, Bill Gauger, Cathy Acker, Minnie Gauger, Dave Meudt, Kevin Paar

OTHERS:   Tom Lucey, Vern Halverson, Amber Wilson, Jake Luther, Ingmar Nelson


The meeting was called to order at 7:00 pm.  Roll call was taken. Board member Lucey absent. Vice Chairman will be John Wright.


-       Gauger motioned to approve the minutes of the April 7, 2014 Town Board meeting.  Wright seconded.  Minutes approved.

-       Gauger motioned to approve the minutes of the April 8, 2014 Town Board Annual meeting.  Wright seconded.  Minutes approved.


  Lucey:  Knight Hollow Road.  1.575 acres.  Needs to be re-zoned, land division.  There is one more building site on the other 112 acres. Noted that the two existing dwellings are 85 and 115 years old.  Gauger motioned to approve the proposal to re-zone to AR-1 and land division as presented on the certified survey. Lucey farm retains two building sites with one being used.  Wright seconded.  Motion carries. paid


 Pittman:  Driveway inspection done by Wright and Schutte.  Will need to be looked at again because there was talk of a switchback.  5.11 acres.  Driveway permit, land division, re-zoning, to AR-1, building permit.  Entitled to two more building sites.  108 acres with one house at this time.  Has county approval. Wright motioned to approve driveway permit, land division, re-zoning, and building permit.  Gauger seconded.  Motion carries. paid


Knutson:  Recreational cabin.  42 acres.  Owned since 1982.   No running water.  Onsite well and electricity.  Cabin 200-300 feet from Blue Ridge Road.  Needs a waiver for a driveway permit, because the county won’t give you a building permit without the driveway permit.  Needs a recreational building permit from us.  Gauger moved to approve a recreational cabin. Wright seconded.  Motion carries.  Paid


Gauger motioned to approved Operators license for Mariah Schmidt. Wright seconded.  Motion carried.  Paid.


Gauger motioned to approve bills as presented.  Wright seconded.  Motion carried.


Wright motioned to adjourn.  Gauger seconded.  Meeting adjourned.


Next meeting June 2, 2014.