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Regular town board meeting held on October 22nd, 2013, 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 & Dennis Kopecky, Treasurer Cheryl Ehlinger & Clerk Brenda St. Peter.

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 October 8th meeting.  Dennis made a motion to accept the minutes as read.  Ed seconded the motion.  The motion carried.

Public Comments:

The board will look into contacting the county/state about cutting the metal that is sticking out of the retaining wall.

Harris Tree Removal to be contacted about tree removal in town.

Discussion on updating computer programs for the town employees. This will be looked into further.

Ken Mervyn is to be contacted about the sexton position. 

Letters:  Officer Mick Ashbeck presented a letter to the board.  The board agreed to do a background check on an interested party to do police work for training purposes.  The board also agreed to look into a new roster for the police department.

Humane Officer discussion was tabled.

Discussion was had on mailbox restrictions.  Brenda will be making contact with the county clerk to ask about an ordinance.

Dennis made a motion to contract Linda Roberts for cleaning of the town hall.  Paul seconded the motion.  The motion carried.

The possible internet wiring for the town hall was discussed.  The board decided to not look into this issue at this time.

The trees behind the library are to be cut on Monday, October, 28th. 

Paul made a motion to accept a resolution to support for increased recruitment and stability of Blackwell Job Corp Center.  Dennis seconded the motion.  The motion carried.

Generator Wiring was discussed.  Jim Langdon will be contacted to do the work.

The Goodwill and Christian Thrift Store Garbage was discussed.  A meeting will be set up in November with the Thrift Store board members to discuss concerns.

Tuesday, November 12th, 2013 & December 10th, 2013 are the dates set for the next meetings.

Paul made a motion to accept the financial reports.  Ed seconded the motion.  The motion carried.
Paul made a motion to accept check numbers 2766 – 1801.  Dennis seconded the motion.  The motion carried.

Dennis made a motion to adjourn.  Ed seconded the motion.  The motion carried.