Town of Arena Board Minutes

September 12, 2017


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

OTHERS: Jim Whitaker, Jim Wenzler, Mary Lockman,


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


-       Gauger motioned to approve the minutes of the August 7, 2017 Town Board meeting.   Wright seconded.  Minutes approved.

Buckeridge:  . Wright motioned to approve a driveway based on DOT approved paperwork for access  to parcel across from Hecks Driveway or Lot 1 based on Survey Map 1046. Giving him one year from today’s date to complete.  No conditional use goes with this driveway permit.  Gauger  seconded.  Motion carried.    The notice of abandonment  for residence from the county says Town of Ridgeway.  After conversation with Scott Godfrey of the county it will be noted .  Paid $500  Driveway.


Peck:  Home off Peck Road. Driveway, building, Land Division, re-zone to AR-1.  House will be 2300 sq feet.  5+ acres.    Land Division from 40 acres.  Rest of the 40 acres is non-buildable. Gauger motioned to approve, land division, re-zone, driveway permit, building permit.   Wright seconded.  Motion carried.    Paid $2000.


ATV/UTV:  Want a Resolution of support after the passage of the Ordinance 2017-001.  Gauger moved to approve the ordinance, Wright seconded.  No discussion.  Motion approved   Resolution of  Town Board full support for the Traffic Commission to approve the ATV Club request in November.  Gauger moved to approve, Wright seconded.  Motion approved.  An email will be sent to Craig Hardy at the county with a cc to Jim Wenzler. 


Public Comments:  Fireworks:  Stuart Holmes.  Complaint about noise associated with fireworks.  Wants no firework permits in the Town of Arena.  Will meet with Terry Askevold of Traders after the first of the year. 


Patrolmen:  The sand used last year was too fine.  Wants to go back to chips.   We will get chips this year.  Old mower – are we going to sell it.  Gauger motion to sell the mower for $2000.  Wright seconded.  Motion carried. 


Tire Clean Sweep.  October 7th.   


Mark Winch is back at work at our Saturday Recycling Center. 


Wright motioned to approve the bills.  Gauger seconded.  Motion carried. 


Gauger motioned to adjourn.  Wright seconded.  Motion carried.


Meeting adjourned at 9 pm.


Next meeting:  October 2, 2017