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May 14, 2015

TOWN OF ELLINGTON

Board Meeting

N 3802 STATE ROAD 76

Hortonville, WI  54944

May 14, 2015

6:30 P.M.

 

Chairman Joe Schumacher called the meeting to order at 6:30 P.M.

 

Board members present: Chairman Joe Schumacher, Supervisor Bob Prunty, Supervisor Allen Kaddatz, Secretary Bonnie Fischer, and Treasurer Marlene Parker. Others attending were Adam Riechwald, Shannon Loewenhagen, Harold Steenbock, Nettie McGee, and Officer Rolain.

 

ADOPT AGENDA:

Motion made by Chairman Schumacher to follow the posted agenda.   Supervisor Prunty seconded the motion.  Ayes:  Schumacher, Kaddatz, and Prunty.  Motion carried.

 

Allen Kaddatz made a motion to accept the minutes as mailed to the Board members. Supervisor Prunty seconded the motion. Ayes:  Schumacher, Kaddatz, and Prunty.  Motion carried.

 

Chairman Schumacher made a motion to approve Resolution # 1-2015 rejecting U.S. Supreme Court’s Citizens United ruling on election money.  Supervisor Prunty seconded the motion. Ayes:  Schumacher, Kaddatz, and Prunty.  Motion carried

 

Officer Rolain came to see if the Town had any issues, discussed the recent burglaries and changes to the husbandry rules.  There were tires thrown out at boat land, Joe to have someone pick them up and also complaint about cars doing donuts at the Farmer’s Park.

 

Constable:  Shannon Loewenhagen still needs a few things from Adam Riechwald for the job and he needs a key for the FD office (the clerk will get one made for him).  He had one call on Conradt Road.  Joe told him to keep a log of his mileage and give to the Clerk quarterly.  Shannon asked about getting a shirt and sweat shirt for Town logo for the Job.  Joe told him to get a quote and check back with him.

 

The Board discussed the garbage and recycling containers, the clerk will try to get some quotes from Cascade and Toters. Supervisor Kaddatz made a motion to purchase the 96 gal containers for both garbage and recycling with Town logo, and print garbage and recycling on the lids.  The cost to be assessed to Ellington property residents on their taxes.  Supervisor Prunty seconded the motion. Ayes:  Schumacher, Kaddatz, and Prunty.  Motion carried

 

Highway Dept.:  Harold Steenbock came to question if he should make repairs to the Jacobson mower or did the Town plan on purchasing a new mower.  There was discussion and it was decided Joe would get a bid letter for the clerk to mail out for bids and a list of who to submit to.

Harold also said Beth Steenbock has been pulling weeds and trimming shrubs by the hall, The Board thought they should hire someone 2 times a year to trim and spray and weed by the hall and Farmer’s Park.

 

 

 

The Clerk will mail a letter to the 5 establishments who get liquor permits from the Town.

 

The snow plowing agreement letters will be mailed out, but no bills for 2014-2015 plowing as only had one time.

 

Chairman Schumacher made a motion to approve the We Energies Utility permit for gas line (Rank) on Bonnie Drive.  Supervisor Prunty seconded the motion. Ayes:  Schumacher, Kaddatz, and Prunty.  Motion carried.

 

Chairman Schumacher made a motion to approve the We Energies Utility permit for gas line (Bradley) on Bonnie Drive.  Supervisor Kaddatz seconded the motion. Ayes:  Schumacher, Kaddatz, and Prunty.  Motion carried.

 

Fire Dept.:  No report

First Responder:  No report

Park Committee: Need meeting

Planning Commission:  ordinances

 

REVIEW & APPROVAL OF INVOICES:

Motion by Chairman Schumacher to approve the payment of invoices.  Supervisor Prunty seconded the motion. Ayes: Schumacher and Prunty.  Motion carried.   

 

Treasurer Parker gave the financial status report.

 

Next meeting of the Board is scheduled for May 27, 2015 at 6:30 P.M.

 

ADJOURN:

Motion by Chairman Schumacher to adjourn and Supervisor Kaddatz seconded the motion.  Ayes:  Schumacher and Prunty.  Motion carried.

 

 

Bonnie Fischer, Clerk

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



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