Notice to all town residents

Citizens are reminded that signs are not allowed in the Town of Eau Galle right of way, normally 33ft from the centerline of the road. This includes real estate signs, advertisements and any other signs. All signs that are in the Town right of way will be removed by the Town and the owner of the sign will be charged for the expense involved.

-- Eau Galle Town Board

Minutes: Aug. 14, 2017 Board Meeting

Minutes of 08-14-2017 Eau Galle Board Meeting

Minutes are unofficial until approved by Town Board

The regular monthly meeting was called to order by Chairman Lund at 7:00 P.M. at the Town Hall.

Chairman Lund indicated that notice of the meeting was posted as required by Statutes.

Town Board members present were Kevin Larson, Amy Shafer, Jim Lund and William Peavey.

The agenda was approved on a motion by Amy Shafer second by Kevin Larson, motion carried.

Minutes of the 07-10-2017 Board Meeting were approved on a motion by Kevin Larson second by Amy Shafer, motion carried.

Bills for the month were reviewed. Motion by Amy Shafer second by Kevin Larson to approve bills as presented, motion carried.

Clerk reviewed correspondence

Building Permits issued in past month were reviewed.

Road Work 2017

  • Traffic Concerns on 30th. East of BB
    • Safety of children
    • Chairman Lund to contact county for correct sign
    • Board ok with erecting sign
  • Start mowing ditches out
  • Concerns over Wild Parsnip in ditches
  • Next month approve loan for 55th.
    • $150,000 over 2 year payback
  • 2018 Projects
    • 222nd or Sandpiper
    • $120,000 mile for blacktop
    • $17,000 mile add base
    • $15,000 mile sealcoat
  • Need to get Clements culvert finished

Reviewed preliminary 2018 budget, additions and corrections made, on next month agenda.

Chairman’s Report

  • Adjourned Board of Review 08-30 at 12:00
  • Board of Review 09-13 at 12:00 to 2:00
    • Open Book 09-13 from 10:00 to 12:00
  • Well test back, good water copies of test available
  • Fall Cleanup 10-07 from 9 to 12
  • County tire cleanup 09-16 at Town of Baldwin
  • County developing new zoning districts to replace ag-res
  • County developing plans for new County Shop

Open Forum

  • Nhia Cha Yang appeared before Board requesting Town Board input in starting Slaughter shop at 2459 20th. Ave.
    • He was informed not an agenda item and no action could be taken.
    • Chairman Lund informed him that letters of approval were needed from the following before it would be an agenda item;
      • County Zoning
      • Wisconsin DNR
      • DATCP
      • Town Building Inspector
      • Permit from DNR and United Fire to burn old barn

Next meeting 09-11-2017at 7:00

Motion to adjourn by Kevin Larson second by Amy Shafer, motion carried.

William Peavey
Clerk/Treasure

Public Notice: Sept. 11, 2017 Board Meeting

Notice: Residents Town of Eau Galle

The Town Board of the Town of Eau Galle will hold the monthly meeting September 11, 2017 at the Town Hall at 7:00 PM

Agenda may be changed up to 24hrs before meeting by posting

Agenda will be (items not necessary presented in this order):

  1. Approve Agenda
  2. Approve Minutes
  3. Treasure Report
  4. Correspondence
  5. Report of Building Permits issued
  6. Town Board recommendation for 1 Lot CSM for Donald Larson estate in Section 30
  7. Town Board recommendation for 1 Lot CSM for Joseph DeGross in Section 35.
  8. Action on Loan Documents for financing 55th. Ave. project
  9. Road work 2017
    1. Discussion and possible action on scope and location of road work for 2017
  10. 2018 preliminary budget discussion
  11. Chairman Report
  12. Open Forum
  13. Date of next meeting
  14. Adjourn

Discussion and action may occur on any of the above agenda items.

Dated August 23, 2017
William Peavey Clerk/Treasure

Public Notice: Aug. 30, 2017 Board Meeting

Notice: Residents Town of Eau Galle

The Town Board of the Town of Eau Galle will hold a meeting August 30, 2017 at the Town Hall at 7:00 PM

Agenda may be changed up to 24hrs before meeting by posting

Agenda will be (items not necessary presented in this order):

  1. Approve Agenda
  2. Authorize payment to Monarch Paving Company for material on 55th. Ave. project as required for LTRIP Grant.

Discussion and action may occur on any of the above agenda items.

Dated August 22, 2017
William Peavey Clerk/Treasure

Public Notice: Sept. 13, 2017 Board of Review Meeting

Notice of the Board of Review for the Town of Eau Galle

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of Review for the Town of Eau Galle St. Croix County shall hold its first meeting on the 13th day of September 2017 from 12:00 P.M. to 2:00 P.M. at the Eau Galle Town Hall.

Please be advised of the following requirements to appear before the Board of Review and procedural requirements if appearing before the Board:

  • No person shall be allowed to appear before the Board of Review, to testify to the Board by telephone or to contest the amount of any assessment of real or personal property if the person has refused a reasonable written request by certified mail of the assessor to view such property.
  • After the first meeting of the Board of Review and before the Board’s finial adjournment, no person who is scheduled to appear before the Board of Review may contact, or provide information to, a member of the Board about the person’s objection except at a session of the Board.
  • No person may appear before the Board of Review, testify to the Board by telephone or contest the amount of assessment unless, at least 48 hours before the first meeting of the Board or at least 48 hours before the objection is heard if the objection is allowed because the person has been granted a waiver of the 48-hour notice of an intent to file a written objection by appearing before the Board during the first two hours of the meeting and showing good cause for failure to meet the 48-hour notice requirement and files a written objection, that the person provides to the Clerk of the Board of Review notice as to whether the person will ask for removal of any Board members and, if so, which members will be removed and the person’s reasonable estimate of the length of time the hearing will take.
  • When appearing before the Board, the person shall specify, in writing, the persons estimate of the value of the land and of the improvements that are the subject of the person’s objection and specify the information that the person used to arrive at that estimate.
  • No person may appear before the Board of Review, testify to the Board by telephone or subject or object to a valuation; if that valuation was made by the Assessor or the Objector using the income method; unless the person supplies the Assessor all the information about income or expenses, as specified in the manual under sec 73.03(2a), that the assessor requests. The Town of Eau Galle has an Ordinance for the confidentiality of information about income expenses that is provided to the Assessor under this paragraph which provides exemptions for persons using information in the discharge of duties imposed by law or of the duties of their office or by order of a court. The information that is provided under this paragraph, unless a court determined that it is inaccurate, is not subject to the right of inspection and copying under Section 19.35(1) of Wis. Statutes.
  • The Board shall hear upon oath, by telephone, all ill or disabled persons who present to the Board a letter from a physician, surgeon or osteopath that confirms their illness or disability. No other persons may testify by telephone.

Respectfully Submitted Town of Eau Galle
William Peavey, Clerk

Notice is hereby also given the open book for the Town of Eau Galle will be held Sept. 13, 2017 from 10:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M. at the Town Hall.

Dated August 16, 2017