Regular town board meeting held on February 11th, 2014, at the town meeting room. Meeting notice was posted in 3 places in town: Post Office, Wabeno Hardware & the Town Hall Window Box.
Present were Chairman Edward Piontek, Supervisors Paul Ehlinger and Dennis Kopecky, Clerk Brenda St. Peter and Treasurer Cheryl Ehlinger.
List of those attending is attached.
Ed called the meeting to order at 7 pm.
Dennis made a motion to approve the agenda as presented. Paul seconded the motion. The motion carried.
Brenda read the minutes of the January 14th, 2014, meeting. Dennis made a motion to approve the minutes as read. Ed seconded the motion. The motion carried.
Rick Backhaus shared concerns about Officer Mick Ashbeck and how the town board is supervising him.
Sharon Stefanski commented on positive performance of Officer Mick Ashbeck.
No letters, permits or licenses brought before the board.
Ed introduced the new Community Developer, Josh Jameson. Josh’s work will be funded through a grant from the UW extension. His office hours are Wednesday from 3-6pm.
A motion was made by Paul to proceed with the DNR grant for the fire department. Dennis seconded the motion. The motion carried.
A discussion was held on the trash compactor. The board is waiting on more information.
A discussion was held on possible parking behind the library.
Scott Schuhart gave an update on the Sanitary District and frozen pipes in Wabeno.
Dennis made a motion to go into Closed Session per Section 19.85(1)(c) for employee evaluation. Paul seconded the motion. The motion carried.
Paul made a motion to return to Open Session. Ed seconded the motion. The motion carried.
The next town board meeting is scheduled to be held on March 11th, 2014 at 7 pm.
The treasurer presented the financial report.
Checks presented were number 3032 thru 3119 with a void of 3055.
Dennis made a motion to adjourn. Ed seconded the motion. The motion carried.