Town of Arena Board Minutes

July 7, 2014


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

OTHERS: Timothy Weber, Dan Viste, Brian Holloway, Jeff Hooks, Bart Richter, John Halverson, Carl Peterson, Jim Tredinnick.


The meeting was called to order at 7:00 pm. Roll call was taken. All Board Members are present.


-       Wright motioned to approve the minutes of the June 2, 2014 Town Board meeting. Lucey seconded. Minutes approved.

-       Wright motioned to approve the minutes of the Special Meeting June 9, 2014. Lucey seconded. Minutes approved.

-       Gauger motioned to approve the minutes of the Special Meeting June 19, 2014. Lucey seconded. Minutes approved.


Carl Peterson re-zoning, land division. Request A-1 to AR-1 for two lots on HH. Lot 1 is 8.7 acres, Lot 2 is 31.15 acres. Wright motioned to approve. Gauger seconded. Motion carried.


Lisa Weber re-zoning, conditional use. Build a garage on 1.77 acres-re-zone and one animal unit on that acreage. Gauger motioned to one animal unit. Wright seconded. Motion carried.

Gauger motions to approve the 1.55 acres to re-zone. Wright motions to rezone from A-1 to AR -1. Gauger seconds it. Motion approved. Paid $500.


Dan Viste Quota 300 license.

Stephen Boerboom 608-575-7316 is the inspector. Communicating on the kitchen and licensing. Went over draft Ordinance with him. Will be meeting with him again at the Plan Commission Meeting on July 28th.


John Halverson: Helena Road is in flood plain. The driveways are in the flood plain. The Fire Board needs to deal with the county to sign off on still giving emergency access to residents off Helena Road. Talked with residents about surveys on their lands.


Jim Tredinnick wanted to thank the patrolmen for the great cleanup of the storm damage on Blue Ridge Road.


Dave Meudt wanted to thank the residents that helped them with the removal of trees and debris after the storms last week.

Leak on mower, so a new seal is needed. Fuel pump outside needs an anti-siphon system and we have someone coming to fix it. Check to see if Township residents would like to adopt a road and clean up.


Wright motioned to accept bills, Gauger seconded. Motion approved.

Wright motioned to adjourn. Gauger seconded. Motion carried. Adjourned

Next Meeting August 4, 2014.