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Arbor Vitae WI 54568

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June 15, 2016 meeting minutes


 TOWN OF ARBOR VITAE  - General Meeting - June 15, 2016

CALL TO ORDER: Chairman Bauers called the general meeting to order at 7:00PM. It had been properly posted and the media notified.

ROLL CALL: Present Frank Bauers, Jeff Hunter, Steve Perry, Brian Nerdahl and Ryan Johnson.    

Jessica Leighty from the Lakeland Times and 4 others were also present.

AGENDA: Motion by Johnson, second by Perry to approve the agenda.  Motion carried.

MINUTES:  Motion by Perry, second by Bauers to approve the minutes of the June 1st, 2016 meeting after amending the date of the Lakeland Airport meeting to the 23rd of June. Motion carried.


TREASURER’S REPORT:  The May report was reviewed by the board. Freudigmann reported that with the ordering of the new Chevy pickup she contacted 4 lenders and First Merit had the best interest rate. Motion by Nerdahl, second by Hunter to approve the report as presented. Motion carried.


PUBLIC COMMENTS / CORRESPONDENCE: 1) Lakeland Airport – Report of Activities, which includes the June 23rd Fly-In/Flying Hamburger Social.  2) Janet Clark from Senator Ron Johnson’s office introduced herself and asked if she could be of any assistance to the town.


DR. KATE’S MUSEUM:   Mike Doud came to thank the Town for their contribution to the Dr. Kate’s Historical Marker. The dedication will be July 30th. Refreshments will be served and personal invitations will be sent out soon


CHOOSE PLAN COMMISSION MEMBERS: Jennifer Ledferd and John Freudigmann having been serving on the Plan Commission and have reapplied. Motion by Bauers, second by Perry to repoint them both to serve another term. Unanimously approved. 


LIBRARY DISCUSSION: Mary Taylor from the Minocqua Library sent the 2015 statistics for library use by Vilas County residents. We are not the only big user and questioned why the other towns are not being billed? Possible options for payment were discussed in great length. 


OPERATOR’S LICENSES: There was 12 applications and everything checked out. Motion by Nerdahl, second by Johnson to approve the licenses as presented. Unanimously approved.


BUILDING REPORT:  1-manufactured house $20,000.00,   3-storage units $75,200.00, 2-garages $47,500.00, 3-additions $41,000.00, 2-demo’s $5200.00, 3-misc $4,320.00. May’s total $193,220.00. Years total $758,680.00. 

APPROVE CHECKS & VOUCHERS:  Checks 38471 to 38545 were approved for June in the amount of $49,270.89.

ADJOURNMENT: The meeting adjourned at 7:35PM. The next general meeting is July 6th, 2016.