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

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Minutes: April 8, 2019 Board Meeting

Minutes of 04-08-2019 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 Kevin Larson second by Amy Shafer, motion carried.

Minutes of the 03-11-2019 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 with additional to St. Croix County Highway Department and Baldwin Bulletin, motion carried.

Clerk reviewed correspondence.

Building and Driveway Permits issued were reviewed

Discussion was held on contract with Murtha Sanitation. Justin Murtha from Murtha Sanitation answered questions. Contract is 2020 thru 2024 with present base price. Change was made striking last sentence page 1, adding fuel price base as of 01-01-2020. Motion by Kevin Larson second by Amy Shafer to approve contract as updated, motion carried, contract signed.

Chairman Lund on need to appoint 2 members to Planning Commission as terms of Pete Heebink and David North are ending. Motion by Amy Shafer second by Kevin Larson to reappoint Pete Heebink and David North to Planning Commission, motion carried.

Chairman Lund updated the Board on updated new zoning. Further discussion and input were held.

  • Good citizen response
  • Have until 04-16
  • Questions answered on C2
  • Planning Commission needs to meet to review and update plan
    • Clerk to get date set up

Chairman Lund reminded Board that this is last year for Assessor Paul Benish and the need to start researching replacement assessor early. Clerk to check if advertising is required.

Road Work 2019

  • Weight Limits will be on for at least 2 weeks
  • One weight limit sign missing
  • 250th North of 94 needs sign
  • No legal limit on how long weight limits can be on
  • Need to check if Town can bill for private culverts that need to be opened
  • Update on lights on Amish Buggies

Chairman’s Report

  • Board of review before next month meeting at 6:50
  • Annual meeting 04-16
  • Clean Up day 04-20

Chairman Lund reviewed safety concerns with present town Hall Chairs. Kevin Larson and Amy Shafer to get prices for next meeting and have item on agenda.

Open Forum

  • No comments

Next meeting 05-13-2019 at 7:00 PM

Motion to adjourn at 7:50 PM by Amy Shafer second by Kevin Larson, motion carried.

William Peavey, Clerk/Treasure