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Regular town board meeting held on July 30th, 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 & Clerk Brenda St. Peter.
List of those attending is attached.


Ed called the meeting to order at 7 pm.

Paul made a motion to amend the agenda to include Road Issues at 7a. Dennis seconded the motion. The motion carried.

Brenda read the minutes of the July 9th meeting. Dennis made a motion to accept the minutes as read. Paul seconded the motion. The motion carried.

Public Comments:
Scott Schuhart gave concerns about military vehicles.
Clean up on town residents properties.
Town website address to be put on sign on town hall building.

Dennis made a motion to accept the Temporary Class B license and bartenders licenses as presented. Paul seconded the motion. The motion carried.
The licenses are as follows: Temporary Class B – Wabeno Area Chamber of Commerce.
Bartenders licenses are: Shirley Ashbeck & Michael Ashbeck for Eagle Saloon & Diemels Bait & Liquor, and David Tomlinson for Bottoms Up.

Doug Huck from the Forest County Potawatomi Community was here to discuss traffic control for the Pow Wow.

Paul made a motion to contact Forest County to do work on Mill St. / pulverize & hot mix & Shiner Lake Rd. to be pulverized. Dennis seconded the motion. The motion carried.

Culverts – tabled

Dennis presented information from the Cemetery Board Meeting that was held on July 3, 2013. Jim Smith will be donating a monument for the Lakeview Cemetery. Gravel work, tree work and brush cutting to be done in the near future. Special thanks to the Tucker family who will be doing a lot of the work on their own. Also, the Cemetery Board has cashed in cd’s for the purchase of a new lawn mower.

There will be a Band Shell Dedication on August 31st, 2013. The tentative time is set for 3pm. Details are still coming in. A special thanks to Mike Boney for donating the red granite. Also, a permanent sound system will be installed.

Grant Opportunities – Tabled

Board Members looked over the January thru June 2013 Budget Review presented by Brenda.

Steam Hauler – Tabled

Jim Langdon will be contacted to provide us with a material list for the Generator wiring for the town hall.

Paul made a motion to set August 6th and August 20th for the next two town meetings. Dennis seconded the motion. The motion carried.

Ed made a motion to accept checks 2503 – 2539. Dennis seconded the motion. The motion carried.

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