Town of Meteor  -  Sawyer Country  -  Meteor, Wisconsin

Copyright 2019 Town of Meteor

August 2019

Town Board Meeting: called to order by Supervisor Welling at 7:05pm on Aug 12, 2019 at the Meteor Community Center with all present except Chairman Olson.

Open Meeting Requirements by posting

Hayward paper notification: as per their request

Disposition of Minutes approved as printed by a Rogers/Welling motion

Treasurer’s Report was approved as printed by a Welling/Rogers motion

Correspondence:  Letter stating the estimated population for Jan 1, 2019 is 154

 Old Business: Shoulder disk priced from Cat is $19,000. We will do some more looking to see if we can find aftermarket piece

                       Generator-Rogers to contact the company to get them to visit and get n estimate for generator and a complete pole hookup. Olson arrived during this discussion

                       Centennial preparation. Making a sign for each major highway entrance to the town. A couple of individuals are to bring some items to display. Town to furnish meat, coffee and lemonade.

                       Deer Lake laminate decking is to expensive. We will get Red Oak planking from a local company and have it installed.

                       Sell pickup sold for $4,000

                      Website looked at a few choices for the first page. Decided on 3a lighter sky, curved meteor streak flared and tree silhouette.

                       Highway work they are doing some gravel hauling; crack sealing company is about 2 weeks behind.

                       Credit card after some false starts we now have an application from Security Choice. Frey’s name to be on the card with a $500 monthly limit

                       Yard work Ellyn/Paul list after reviewing the bid, it is more than we want to pay. What we will be doing is cut back so that we should be able to do the needed work ourselves.

Budget Review was done for the month

Reports: Chairman-nothing to report

               County Rep Bassett They have a bid for the ambulance building bid and will be starting soon and be done by the end of the year.

 New Business   Member back up plan wait for rewrite of ordinance adoption and unit leadership,

                          Vibrator for sander Welling/Rogers motion was approved to purchase

                          LP prepay plans; Olson/Welling motion was approved to prepay for 3,000 gallons and split for budget of 70% highway and30% hall utilities

                          Joint Recycling Resolution for education signed

                          Voting machine demo Sep 13    10am This is the machine that will replace the Edge we currently have. Pagel and Frey will attend.

                           Crack seal bid $10,046 talked about it earlier

                          Northern Lakes Coop rewards; we received a credit voucher that must be used in the store. Rocke to use for some items that we can use

                          Ordinance adoption handout Cty unit wait for rewrite

                          Unit Leadership Suggestions pamphlet Cty unit wait for rewrite

                          Comments on WTA Newsletter   talked about the new state budget                 Public Recognition: Comment made that backup for the board is an important thing. You need to keep the expertise that has been gained.

Review & Disposition of Bills: A Welling/Rogers motion was approved to pay vouchers 11184-11201 totaling $21,044.97.

Announcements:  Next Board Meeting                             Sep   09, 2019 @7:00 pm

                             Planning meeting                                  Sep   03, 2019 @7:00 pm

                             Cty Unit Radisson/Round Lake            Oct   28, 2019 @ 7:00 pm

                             Centennial celebration                          Sep   08, 2019 @ 1-4 pm

                             Convention  WI Dells                           Oct 13-15

Adjournment A Rogers/Welling motion was approved to adjourn.

Clarence Frey Clerk

Town of Meteor  -  Sawyer County  -  Meteor, Wisconsin

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