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Regular town board meeting held on April 15, 2014, at the town meeting room.  Meeting notice was posted in 3 places in town: Post Office, Wabeno Hardware and the Town Hall Window Box.

Present were Chairman Edward Piontek, Supervisors Paul Ehlinger & Tom Tallier, Treasurer Cheryl Ehlinger and Clerk Brenda St. Peter.

List of those attending is attached.

Ed called the meeting to order after the Annual Meeting.

People present recited the Pledge of Allegiance.

Tom made a motion to approve the agenda as presented.  Paul seconded the motion.  The motion carried.

Brenda read the minutes of the March 11th, 2014, meeting.  Tom made a motion to approve the minutes as read.  Paul seconded the motion.  The motion carried.

Public comments:

Gene Mackey – spoke in support of Officer Mick Ashbeck.

No letters, permits or licenses presented.

Paul made a motion to update the resolution amending the town of Wabeno’s Comprehensive plan.  Tom seconded the motion.  The motion carried.

Additional street lights were discussed for Folkman St.  Town board members will individually look into this matter in the evenings before the next board meeting.

Ken Bowe from the Fire Fighter’s Park Board requested help from town workers to work on the grounds at the Fire Fighter’s park.  Town board members will consider this and talk to the town workers. 

Mike Boney and Brenda Spreeman were considered for the appointment of replacement Sanitary Board Member for exiting Board Member Ted Schlafke.  Ed made a motion to accept Mike Boney as replacement Sanitary Board Member.  Paul seconded the motion.  The motion carried.

Garbage contract – tabled

Radios in town equipment – tabled

Josh Jameson, Community Developer, gave an update on what he is working on for the town.

Discussion took place on Wabeno’s Mission Statement.  No decision made.

Discussion took place on restructuring the park board.  Josh will look into setting up a meeting of boards to discuss restructuring.

The town board expressed appreciation to Bruce and Mary Beck for the work they have done on creating and maintaining Wabeno’s website.  Great job to the both of you!

The next town board meetings are scheduled for May 6th and May 20th, 2014 at 7pm. 

The treasurer presented the financial report.

Checks presented were number 3206 thru 3295 with voids of 3227, 3229, 3241, 3284 and 3285. 

Paul made a motion to adjourn.  Tom seconded the motion.  The motion carried