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

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

Public Notice: Meeting to Adjourn Board of Review to a Later Date

Town of Eau Galle, St. Croix County Board of Review will meet on the 30th day of August 2017 at 12:00 PM at the Eau Galle Town Hall for the purpose of calling the Board of Review into session pursuant to 70.47(1) of the Wis. Statutes.

Due to the fact the assessment roll is not complete at the time, it is anticipated that the Board of Review will be immediately adjourned until the 13th day of September 2017 at 12:00 PM.

Notice is hereby given this 16 day of August, 2017 by

William Peavey
Town Clerk

Minutes: July 10, 2017 Board Meeting

Minutes of 07-10-2017 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 06-14-2017 Board Meeting were approved as corrected on a motion by Kevin Larson second by Amy Shafer, motion carried.

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

Clerk reviewed correspondence

Building Permits issued in past month were reviewed.

Road Work 2017

  • Ditches Mowed
  • Pot Holes repaired
  • Stop sign replaced 250th & 42nd
  • Dip at bridge on 270th by Dave Benck needs patching
  • Culvert issue 10th ½ mile East of BB
  • Rough culvert 20th. West of 222
  • Chairman Lund talked to land owner on issue of ditch on 10th.

Clerk Peavey handed out copies of 2016 Audit. Motion by Amy Shafer second by Kevin Larson to approve audit as presented, motion carried.

Chairman’s Report

  • Clerk Peavey contacted WTA about security needed for records.
    • Fire proof
      • Minute Books
      • Cemetery records
    • Fire Resistant
      • Voter registration
    • Clerk to get specifications and prices
  • Complete water sampling.
  • County Water quality committee meeting monthly.
    • Will present options to County Board
  • Clerk Peavey gave an update as he understands County Bike Plan and issues
  • Next meeting preliminary 2018 Budget
  • County Zoning Workshop group to be contacted to see if interested
    • Kevin Larson
    • Amy Shafer
    • Jim Lund
    • Mike Ostlie

Open Forum

  • Nothing

Next meeting 08-14-2017at 7:00

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

William Peavey

Public Notice: Aug. 14, 2017 Board Meeting

Notice: Residents Town of Eau Galle

The Town Board of the Town of Eau Galle will hold the monthly meeting August 14, 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. Road work 2017
    1. Discussion and possible action on scope and location of road work for 2017
    2. Financing 55th. project
  7. 2018 preliminary budget discussion
  8. Chairman Report
  9. Open Forum
  10. Date of next meeting
  11. Adjourn

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

Dated July 26, 2017
William Peavey Clerk/Treasure