Town of Arena Board Minutes

June 2, 2014

 

PRESENT:  Dave Lucey, John Wright, Cathy Acker, Kevin Paar

OTHERS:   Terry Askevold, Carl Thorsen (Scott Construction),   Peggy& Ruby Carpenter, Jeff Hooks, Mike Osterhauer, Sally Amacher, Brian Goetz. Francios Aquinto, Kelly Schied, Bart Richter.

 

The meeting was called to order at 7:00 pm.  Roll call was taken. Board members Bill and Minnie Gauger were absent due to personal reasons.

 

-       Wright motioned to approve the minutes of the May 5, 2014 Town Board meeting.  Lucey seconded.  Minutes approved.

 

-Helena Residents: Askevold:  FEMA is putting all of Helena into the flood zone.  Concern.  Lucey says the county says that there will be a series of meetings this summer.  716.6 elevation.

Since their land is now considered in a flood plain, the value of their land and houses will be lowered considerably and they want their taxes lowered as well. Would like to talk to the assessor.  Also a meeting with John Halverson to check out surveying the properties could be scheduled at the town hall on Monday June 9. 

 

-Scott Construction: Road Bids

Roberts Road:  $26900.00; Peterson Road: $8730.00, Blue Ridge: $37195.00; Amacher Hollow:  $3016.00; Coon Rock Road: $8445.00; Frame: $11140.00; Knobs Road: $5748.00.  Total:  $119,776.00. Wright motions that we approve the bids above for $119,776.00.  Lucey seconded.  Motion passed.

 

- Liquor Licenses:

            Lucey motioned to approve the renewal of Heck's Market liquor license and cigarette license.  Wright seconded, motion passed.

            Lucey motioned to approve the renewal of Pappa's Trading Post liquor license. Wright seconded, motion passed.

            Lucey motioned to approve the renewal of Spring Valley Inn's liquor license. Wright seconded, motion passed.

            The renewal of Bob's BBQ Emporium's liquor license was postponed due to non-payment. UPDATE:  Payment received, meeting held and license approved. 6/19/2014.

            Lucey motioned to approve the renewal of Lake Louie Brewing LLC's liquor license. Wright seconded, motion passed.

          Lucey motioned to approve the renewal of  Herb's Spices and More liquor license and  operators licenses for Joanne M. Finn and Mary Peterzak.   Wright seconded, motion passed.

          Lucey motioned to approve the renewal of Traders liquor and cigarette license and  operators licenses for Michelle M Schulenberg.  Wright seconded, motion passed.

 

-Bills:  Wright motioned to accept bills, Lucey seconded.  Motion approved. 

 

Wright motioned to adjourn. Lucey seconded.  Motion carried.

Next Meeting July 7, 2014.