TOWN OF SKANAWAN, LINCOLN COUNTY TOWN BOARD MEETING February 18th, 2019
Present: Chairman Ben Mehring, Supervisors Mike Sievert and Mike Lucas, Clerk Loyetta Dennis, and Treasurer Jean Zoellner. Also Present: residents/property owners’.
The meeting was called to order at 7:00 p.m., followed by the Pledge of Allegiance.
Minutes of the January 14th meeting were read and accepted. Motion by Mike Lucas, & Mike Sievert
Treasurer’s Report: Following are the 1/31/19 balances. Cash and Bank Accounts: $494,772.92 which includes $77,222.72 Building fund, $240,027.20 will be paid out in taxes, leaving a balance of 177,523.00 of Town funds available. Total cash and bank accounts: $563,285.19, which includes the Investment Pool, $22.03; TCB 91-Day Certificate $77,866.41, Equipment Fund of $5,000, Contingency Fund of $5000.00. Recycling: Recycling went well.
Roads: Mike Sievert reported that the roads are in good condition some spots are snow covered and slippery. The Town will need extra sanding and salt in areas for upcoming storms.
New Town Hall Update: Dry wall is up and painting will be done this week. Flooring will be done next week and supervisors chose white outlets. Mike S and Ben M have been overseeing work done on Town Hall and has had Athens Lumber redo several items to insure everything is done correctly and up to code. Board also contacted Athens Lumber to inform them the Town would not be paying the complete bill that was sent, since all items on the bill were not completed yet. After, a conversation with Athens lumber the board reuced the payment by $5,000.
Town Hall Advisory Committee: John Laazars and Wally Horabik spoke that Joe Cincotta will be attacking the gravel pit from an Industrial point. Joe C sent an overview to the Land Services committee expressing their opinion that ACT 67 does not limit the power of the Municipalities to deny0 CUPs. Also, that the language should be adjusted in ordinances to create classifications of CUPs to give Municipalities more options. Currently, Joe Cincotta is working on a similar situation in Minocqua.
Comments from the Floor:
Meeting adjourned: 7:45 pm
Minutes written by Loyetta Dennis, Town Clerk Next meeting March 18th, 2019 @ 7pm
TOWN OF SKANAWAN AGENDA FOR THE TOWN BOARD MEETING March 18th- 7:00 p.m. Checks written & drawn 6:30 p.m.