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May 17, 2018 Town of Dewey Board Meeting

May 17, 2018 Town of Dewey Board Meeting
Note: These are the proposed Minutes that will be approved at the next Board meeting.
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Minutes
Thursday, May 17, 2018
430 Dewey Drive-Stevens Point WI 54482

Call to Order: Meeting was called to order by Chairman King at 6:00 pm, the Pledge of Allegiance was recited.

Verify Open Meeting Notice & Roll Call: Open meeting notice was verified. Chairman Maurice King, Supervisor Dennis Meis, Supervisor Dave Zdroik, Clerk Angie Lochinger were present. Treasurer Josie Napiwocki was excused. 3 Town Residents\Visitors.

Approval of April 18, 2018, May 2, 2018, May 8, 2018 and May 9, 2018 Minutes: Supervisor Meis motioned to approve the April 18, 2018 Minutes as presented. Supervisor Zdroik seconded. Motion passed 3-0.

Supervisor Zdroik motioned to approve the May 2, 2018 Minutes as presented. Supervisor Meis seconded. Motion passed 3-0.

Supervisor Meis motioned to approve the May 8, 2018 Minutes as presented. Supervisor Zdroik seconded. Motion passed 3-0.

Supervisor Zdroik motioned to approve the May 9, 2018 Minutes as presented. Supervisor Meis seconded. Motion passed 3-0.

Citizens wishing to Address the Town Board: Chief Leroy Pukrop reported the one ton truck is having some issues. It has been pulling to the left and now the right front brake has locked up. Chairman King suggested he have it towed to Checks Muffler for an estimate to be repaired.

Amherst Telephone Company presentation: Rick Letto from Amherst Telephone Company gave a presentation on a Public-Private Partnership Agreement for a Broadband Expansion Project in the Town of Dewey. He provided a map showing the areas of the town they are looking to expand into and explained the project is approximately 20 miles that they hope to receive grant funds to assist with. This will improve internet service to residents and businesses within the Town.

Public-Private Partnership Agreement with the Amherst Telephone Company for a Broadband Expansion Project in the Town of Dewey: Supervisor Meis motioned we enter into the Public-Private Partnership Agreement with the Amherst Telephone Company for a Broadband Expansion Project in the Town of Dewey. Supervisor Zroik seconded. Motion passed 3-0.



Price quotes for granite, road base material and, road work equipment: The board reviewed and discussed price quotes received for granite, road base material and road equipment. A representative from Red Rock Granite attended the meeting to provide quotes and answer questions.

Road work projects for 2018: The board discussed roads in most need of chip sealing and re-graveling and created a priority list.

Supervisor Zdroik motioned to take action on the chip sealing and/or scrub sealing priority list which includes Sunset Drive from Blackbird Lane to Maple Drive. Maple Drive from Sunset Drive to Campsite Drive. Campsite Drive from the North End to the South End. Birch Drive from County Road X to Sandy Lane. Chippewa Trail from DuBay Drive to the dead end. Wood Lane from Chippewa Trail to the granite portion of the road and Dubay Drive between Chippewa Trail and Wood Lane. Supervisor Meis seconded. Motion passed 3-0.

Chairman King motioned to take action on the re-graveling priority list which includes Birch Drive from Sandy Lane going East for approximately ¾ of a mile. Birch Drive from the joint section going South and West for approximately ½ mile and Maple Drive from County Road X going East for approximately 1 mile. Supervisor Meis seconded. Motion passed 3-0.

Update on salary survey to send to other town officials: Chairman King discussed additional items to add to the survey. The board will review this at a later meeting.

Chairperson’s Report: Chairman King reported there was a hydraulic leak when hooking up a hose to the street sweeper before taking it for a trial run. He also stated the road workers have the snow fencing down and the roads are all in fairly decent shape for grading. Andy will be out next week starting to re-grade the roads that were only graded once last year. The road workers will also be sweeping the subdivisions once the street sweeper is in working order.

Correspondence: The Board reviewed correspondence.

Set Meeting Dates & Agendas: The next Town Board Meetings are scheduled for Wednesday May 23, 2018 at 5:30 pm (Town of Dewey/Town of Guenther Joint Meeting) at the West End of Birch Drive and Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at 6:30 pm at the Dewey Town Hall.

Additionally, Open Book will be held on Thursday, May 24, 2018 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm and Board of Review will be held on Monday, June 4th 2018 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm at the Dewey Town Hall.

Approve and Pay Bills: Supervisor Zdroik motioned to approve and pay the bills. Supervisor Meis seconded. Motion passed 3-0.

Adjournment: Chairman King adjourned the meeting at 8:35 pm


Archive:

September 10, 2018 Town Plan Commission Meeting
August 22, 2018 Town of Dewey Board Meeting
August 6, 2018 Town Plan Commission Meeting
July 19, 2018 Town of Dewey Board Meeting
June 20, 2018 Town of Dewey Board Meeting
June 7, 2018 Town Plan Commission Meeting
June 6, 2018 Town of Dewey Board Meeting
May 30, 2018 Town of Dewey Board Meeting
May 23, 2018 Town of Dewey/Town of Guenther Joint Meeting
May 23, 2018 Town of Dewey Board Meeting


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