November 15, 2011

Town Board Monthly Meeting:


Meeting called to order at 6:46p.m.   Present at the meeting were Simon Nelson – Chairman, Scott Wilder – Supervisor, Phyllis Wilder–Treasurer, Andrea Lundquist-Clerk, and Kevin Taylor - Patrolman. No residents and onlookers were present.


The meeting was called to order by Simon.


The minutes of the last meeting were presented by the clerk.

No adjustments were recommended.

The town board thanked the clerk for the report.


The treasurer’s monthly report was presented by treasurer.

The town board thanked the treasurer for the report.


Public Input – None.


Old Business

A.      No other insurance quotes were presented or are anticipated to be presented. We will continue our policy with Rural Mutual Insurance.

B.      The Benson Road sidewalk project, in conjunction with the Village of Frederic, application/proposal has been submitted to be reviewed for the TRIP-D grant.   


Patrolman/Hwy. Building/Hwy. Report

A.       Luedtke has been clearing and removing brush from the right-of-way area in the town.  The remaining work to be done would cost between $1500-1800 additional to the $15,000 originally budgeted for the project.   Simon made a motion to allow for the $1500-1800 additional to complete the brush removal, and Scott seconded.  Motion carried. 

B.      We have also received the sand from Hopkins and are ready for snowplowing season.




Glen Meier arrives at meeting 6:55pm.


New Business – A. Per the proposed budget, the town levy would increase by $599.  Glenn made a motion to accept the $599 increase in town levy from the previous year’s $120,000 to $120,599.    Scott Seconded the motion. All in favor, motion carried.

B. Phyllis requested a new computer for the treasurer.  The town board approved the computer at a cost of $750 or less.


All bills paid and approved.  


The next meeting will be Tuesday, December 20th, 2011 at 6:30pm.


Motion to adjourn the meeting made by Simon and seconded by Scott. All in favor.  Motion Carried.

Meeting adjourned at 7:23pm

Andrea Lundquist, clerk