Town of Arena Board Minutes

June 4, 2018


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

OTHERS: Jim Whitaker, David Meudt, Mary Lockman, Ingmar Nelson, Rick Hansen, John and Lori Klippel,  F. and Lynn Smith.


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

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-       Wright motioned to approve the minutes of the May 7, 2018  Town Board meeting.  Gauger seconded.  Minutes approved.


License Renewals

Herbs and Spices:  Class B  Beer; Class C Wine

Traders:  Class B Retail License

Traders Landing:  Class B Beer; Class C Wine

Hecks:  Class A Retail

Spring Valley Inn: Class B Retail

Pappas: Class B Beer

Bob’s BBQ:  Class B Retail (after receiving payment)


Cigarette Licenses

Hecks Farm Market


Traders Landing


Operator Licenses:

Dalton Schauf

Montana Lockwood

Audrey Fries

Fireworks:  Traders Terry Askevold


Gauger motioned to approve the license renewals as posted. Wright seconded.  Motion carried.


Open Book June 27th 3-6 with appointment.  Board of Review July 11th 5pm.


Rick Hansen:  Sold land to a Chicago person.  Will build a timber frame on that property.  But not as yet. Wants to put in septic and driveway.  Can we permit him to park a small trailer on the property.  Board said they would not issue a permit.


John Klippel requests info on the ATV trails.  Questions for egress Master Maintenance Plan.  Lucey will ask Scott Godfrey – Iowa County.  John will talk with Vern Halverson.


Patrolmen:  Linley, Roelke, Knight Hollow, Zwettler, Fitts, Richardson have been Seal-coated and graveled.  Waiting on Peck Road.  Culverts are next on the list.  Will be cutting grass starting tomorrow. 


Bills:  Gauger moved to approve the bills.  Wright seconded.  Motion carried.


Gauger motioned to adjourn, Wright second.  Meeting adjourned.

Adjourned 7:45 pm


Next Meeting July 2, 2018 at 7pm.