Town of Arena Board Minutes

August 5, 2019


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

OTHERS: .Ingmar Nelson, Justin Quick, Greg Higgenbothem, Jim Whitaker, David Meudt.



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Gauger motioned to approve the agenda. Wright Seconded.  Agenda approved.


Wright motioned to approve the minutes of the July 1, 2019 Town Board Gauger seconded.  Minutes approved. 


Quick :  7439 Timberline Rd.  re-zone A1 to AR1  Currently zoned A1 and needs to be re-zoned to AR1. No need for a CUP because it is over 5 acres.  Gauger motions to re-zone 7439 Timberline Rd. from A1 to AR 1.  Wright seconded.  Motioned carried.  Pd.$250


Higgenbothem – Requests Speed limit 35 mph on Loy Rd.   We have one in the shop. Wright motions to put a 35 mph speed limit sign on Loy Rd.,  Gauger seconded.  Motion carried.


Public Comments: Wright wants a letter to the Iowa County Humane Society saying that we would like them to not take in animals from residents of another county even if they found them in our township. 


Patrolmen:  Lucey is filling out and sending the Road Chemical Storage Inspection Form.

Tires are on the 2007 truck, but it doesn’t help with the shaking.  Gauger says take the truck to O’Donnells and have them inspect it. Fan is not working in the pickup. Take it up to Dwights and have them look at it. 



Wright motions to approve bills.  Gauger seconded.  Motion carried. 


Wright moves to adjourn.  Gauger seconded.  Motion carried


Next Meeting September 9.