Town of Arena Board Minutes

May 4, 2015


PRESENT:  Dave Lucey, John Wright, Bill Gauger, Cathy Acker, Minnie Gauger

OTHERS:  David Meudt, Jim Whitaker, John Noble, Kenny Stewart, Brian Ehlert,

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


-       Wright motioned to approve the minutes of the April 6, 2015 Town Board meeting.  Gauger seconded.  Minutes approved

-       Gauger motioned to approve the minutes of the April 21, 2015 Annual Town Board meeting.  Wright seconded.  Minutes approved


Wright talked with Scott re: salt hurting the roads a comment from our Annual Meeting and they said it does not hurt the roads when left.


Bridge Inspection:  All bridges are due for inspection.  Last year they charged us $2004.48  We need to budget for this next year.  Checking with Jewell and Westwood for a bid on next year bids. 


Comprehensive Plan:  Every PC meeting we should update one chapter a month with the Planning Commission.


John Noble:  Upset with posting of Wheel Tax.  We needed to be putting it in the newspapers.  There are 939 automobiles in the township.  Noble feels we are backstabbing the residents.  Wants us to post agendas from now on at Ehlerts and other places that they go!


Patrolman:  Linley is ready for seal coating.  Loy will be finished graveling this week.  Next Frame.  Gauger wants them to buy a wheel to measure accurately.


Clean Sweep Collected $679, 103 loads 38 appliances at 15 each/ 5 reloads.   Metal: $201.50. Total $880.50.


 -Wright motioned to accept bills. Gauger seconded.  Motion carried.

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


Next Meeting June 1, 2015.