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Regular Town Board Meeting
Town of Germantown Town Hall
N7560 17th Avenue
New Lisbon, WI 53950
April 21, 2020
Present: Chairman Gregg Haunroth, Supervisors Skip Barton, Keith Korbein, Ken Jax, Ray Feldman, Zoning Administrator Dick Martin, Clerk/Treasurer Susan Ganther, Deputy Clerk Treasurer Michaele Korbein
Absent: Emergency Management Director Fred Cobbs, Assistant Emergency Management Director Christopher Leopold
Call to Order
The meeting was called to order at the town hall at 5:30 p.m.
Introduction of New Deputy
Sheriff’s Deputy Adam Morris was introduced as the new Town of Germantown Liaison.
A motion was made by Ken Jax, seconded by Skip Barton, to approve the minutes from March’s meeting. Motion carried 5-0.
Treasurer’s Report/Bank Reconciliation
A motion was made by Keith Korbein, seconded by Skip Barton, to accept the reports as read. Motion carried 5-0.
A motion was made by Keith Korbein, seconded by Skip Barton, to approve checks 11949-12006 totaling $48,908.25 and EFT’s totaling $5,724.17. Motion carried 5-0.
Resolution 2020-2 Amending the 2020 Budget
A motion was made by Skip Barton, seconded by Keith Korbein, to approve Budget Resolution 2020-2. A roll call vote was taken: Barton – Y, Korbein – Y, Haunroth – Y, Jax – Y, Feldman – Y. Motion carried 5-0.
Island Lake Revisions
A motion was made by Ken Jax, seconded by Skip Barton, to approve changes to Island Lake PUD #19 as shown on the provided legal description and Certified Survey Map. A roll call vote was taken: Barton – Y, Korbein – Y, Haunroth – Y, Jax – Y, Feldman – Y. Motion carried 5-0.
Resolution 2020-3 For Outdoor Recreation Grant Applications
A motion was made by Skip Barton, seconded by Ken Jax, to approve Resolution 2020-3 for Outdoor Recreation Grant Applications. A roll call vote was taken: Barton – Y, Korbein – Y, Haunroth – Y, Jax – Y, Feldman – Y. Motion carried 5-0.
Hot Mix work will be done on 15th-16th. Chip Sealing will be done on Zielinski, Wally’s Way, Raven Drive. Crack filling will be done on Clearwater Drive. An advertisement for bids is in the paper.
A loader/backhoe is available for purchase. Dick Martin will have it appraised and inspected to see if it would be a good purchase. Currently the town rents this equipment on an as need basis.
3 permits, no new houses.
Letters of support have been received for the park project. A public hearing has been scheduled for May 26. Juneau County will need to accept the plan prior to grant money being applied for.
Gregg Haunroth – Potential for some work being done to the hall to better facilitate elections. Details to come.
Ray Feldman – County level committee meetings are happening with the permission of the health department. Social distancing is still required.
Keith Korbein – Received positive feedback from the public on the conducting of the April election.
Ken Jax – Is reviewing the Employee Handbook, would like to have employee reviews conducted.
A motion was made by Ken Jax, seconded by Keith Korbein, to adjourn at 6:00 p.m. Motion carried 5-0.
Susan Ganther, Clerk/Treasurer