January 2021 Meeting Minutes

January 14, 2021

Present: John Slaby, Chairman, Roy Boushon and Mike Galloway, Town Supervisors, and Jamie Soberg, Clerk/Treasurer.

The meeting was called to order by Chairman Slaby at 7 pm.

Checks numbered 430-431, 18263 – 18296 were signed by the board.

The Pledge of Allegiance was recited.

Clerk read the minutes from the Board Meeting held in December. Motion by Galloway/Boushon to receive and place on file as read. Carried.

Soberg read the Treasurers report for the month of December. Motion by Boushon/Galloway to receive and place on file as presented. Carried.

The board of review meeting is scheduled for Monday, May 24, 2021 from 6-8 pm at the town hall.

Slaby shared a price quote from Cell-Pro regarding internet services for the town garage. There was a lot of discussion and comparison of both Norvado and the cellular service options. Boushon made a motion to go with Cell-Pro to install boosters with the stipulation that it works with all devices to get the service that is needed for the town crew. Seconded by Galloway.

Motion by Galloway/Boushon to increase all salary and hourly employee wages by 2%. Carried. No changes to election worker pay at this time.

The town crew has been working with landowners as they make improvements to Popple Hill Road. Because there is a landowner that feels the road is not four rod wide and does not want to cooperate in getting the work completed, the town decided to get the legal council involved. Bruce Marshall has been working with the town on this issue and Slaby shared a letter from Marshall stating that both Popple Hill and Camp Five Roads are 66′(four rods) in width based on Wis. Stats. 82.31 and his findings.

Public Comment – Rob Grigsby commented that people are concerned about a couple residents who are spreading ashes on town roads. These residents will be notified by the board. Boushon shared concerns about snowmobiles running the roads in the LeTourneau/Price Lake Road areas.

Motion by Galloway/Boushon to adjourn. Carried.

Meeting adjourned at 8:25 pm.

Respectfully submitted by: Jamie Soberg

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