Town of Arena Board Minutes

February 5, 2020

PRESENT:  John Wright, David Lucey, Minnie Gauger, Bill Gauger, Kari Legler

OTHERS:  Larry Anding, Lee Levoy, Bob Benson, Steve Harrington

Absent: Ashley McNeely

Posted: Town Hall;;Arena Post Office; Arena Peoples Bank; Town of Arena on Facebook; Grandma Mary’s

All present: Properly posted

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

Wright motioned to approve the minutes of the January 6, 2020 Town Board Gauger seconded.  Minutes approved. 

Larry Anding & Steve Harrington - Discussion on building a fire department museum to display the old fire equipment on the current structure.  Will need to meet with Village board to discuss this and then will discuss with the fire department board.   

Lee Levoy- 8178 Highway 14 conditional use permit - Return property to previous conditions with indoor, outdoor storage with retail, repair shop.  Wright motioned to approve and Gauger seconded.  Motion carried. 

Bob Benson – 8164 and 8174 US Highway 14 conditional use permit to allow motorcycle, cars, snowmobiles, off-road vehicle, custom build, retail sales of merchandise, swap meets and fundraisers for community and charity organization, storage, towing, welding and machining.   Gauger motioned to approved, Wright seconded.  Motion carried.

Ashley McNeely with Global Life Insurance for an informational presentation – Not present

Recommendation to remove land division fee will be tabled until Planning and Zoning meeting on 3/2/2020. Wright motioned and Gauger seconded.  Motion made.

Patrolmen- Voting machines will be set up.

Approval of Bills - Wright motioned to approved, Gauger seconded.  Motion carried

Public Comment – 2 sessions for early voting.  Kari Legler will be at the town hall on 2/11/2020 at 5pm-6pm and 2/14/2020 2:15pm-3:15pm. 

Wright moves to adjourn.  Gauger seconded.  Motion carried