Attendance: Chairman Neale Jones,
Supervisor Peter McFarland, Supervisor Ron Johnson, Clerk Susan Johnson,
Assessor P. Joseph Plasil, Thomas & Stacy Behling.
1. The Board meeting
was called to order at 7:00pm by Chairman Neale Jones,
the Pledge of Allegiance was recited.
2. The Minutes were reviewed by the Town Board, on a
motion by Supervisor McFarland to accept the minutes as read, seconded by Supervisor
Johnson. Motion Carried.
3. The Treasurers Report was read by the Supervisor
Johnson, on a motion by Supervisor McFarland to accept the report as read and
seconded by Chairman Jones. Motion Carried.
4. The monthly bills were read by Clerk Johnson; Supervisor
Johnson made a motion to pay monthly bills and Supervisor McFarland seconded.
a. DCLR & PD sent notice of an approved Land Use
Permit for building a shed.
Noted by the board.
b. DCLR & PD sent notice of a public hearing for July
13, 2020 for the proposed DC Land Use Code, the Sanitary Ordinance and the Code
of Ordinances to amend certain provisions of the Land Use Code in order to
bring the Code into compliance with the recently amended Wisconsin State
Statutes (2019 Act 14) relating to the authority of the County to regulate certain
small wireless facilities, to clarify certain residential design standards
fence regulations, camping restrictions, application processing times, lot
coverage exemption and certain definitions that are used within the Code.
Noted by the board.
a. The Watertown Fire Report for March was 1-EMS and April
1-EMS run to the township. The Waterloo Fire report was not available at
b. The Town of Shields Plan Commission met on May 28,
2020 at the Emmet Town Hall at 7pm. DCLR & PD sent a Letter of Intent Minor
Land Division Permit for Thomas Behling to build a new home. Discussion place
on the Wool of the Woods Road to be extended to have access to Lot 1 and Lot 2
properties without having either land locked, or proper frontage to the properties.
The discussion was tabled until information is clarified by Dodge County. Thomas
and Stacy Behling presented the board with a new drawing of what DC is looking
for as far as access to both properties. Unfortunately, no decision could be
made, because the board must follow the process and send the new
drawing back to the Plan Commission. Which will meet on
June 25, 2020 at 7pm at the Emmet Town Hall.
7. Old Business-none to report.
8. New Business.
a. DCLR & PD
sent notice for Thomas Behling for a Minor Land Division for a New Home.
The Plan Commission met on May 28, 2020 at the Emmet Town
Hall. After much discussion they could not make a recommendation to the board.
A motion was made to table discussion until further information can be
gathered. The Plan Commission will meet again on June 25, 2020 at 7pm at the
Emmet Town Hall to discuss. The board will then review the recommendation on
July 13, 2020 at 7pm at the Emmet Town Hall.
b. The clerk received two Liquor Licenses Applications
for renewal year of 2020-2021. Casey’ Saloon and Watertown Izaak Walton League.
Supervisor Johnson made a motion to accept applications from Casey’s Saloon and
Watertown Izaak Walton League, and Supervisor McFarland seconded. Motion
Carried. All were in favor.
c. The Town of Shields Annual Meeting has been rescheduled
to July 13, 2020 at the Emmet Town Hall at 7:30pm following the monthly board
meeting at seven pm.
d. Five Mile Road repair will be patched on Tuesday, June
9, 2020, there is a large sink hole developing. Chairman Jones and Clerk Johnson are working on
an application “County Aid Bridge Petition” to help defray the expense of
construction or repairing the culvert.
9. Miscellaneous-None to report.
10. Public Comment-none to report.
11. Next month’s meeting date; July 13, 2020 at 7 pm at
the Emmet Town Hall.
Supervisor Johnson called for the meeting to be adjourned
at 8:13pm and Chairman Jones seconded. Motion Carried Meeting Adjourned.
Attendance: Chairman Tony Peirick, Peter McFarland, Neale Jones,
Shannon O’Gorman, Harold Peckham, Sandy Macht, Tom and Stacey Behling, Ken Hemker,
Ron Johnson, Susan Johnson-Clerk &
Dan Wagner (White Oak Builders).
The May 28, 2020 Planning Commission was called to
order by Chairman Tony Peirick at 7:00pm @ the Emmet Town Hall.
New Business. Clerk Johnson had received from DCLR
& PD a Letter of Intent Minor Land Division Permit for the Thomas Behling
to build a new home. Much discussion took place on the Wool of the Woods Road
would need be extended to have access to Lot 1 and Lot 2 without having it
landlocked. Dan Wagner reported that Dodge County has recommended they come to the
Township to get the proper frontage to the property. A motion by Ron Johnson to
table the Minor Land Division for a new home and driveway access to the properties
of Lot 1 and Lot 2, until Dodge County clearly states what is needed by the
township for the owners to proceed. Seconded
by Peter McFarland. Motion Carried all were in favor.
DCLR & PD Approved Shed for Ron & Sue Johnson,
N1662 Wood Rd for a new shed 12’ by 24’. Noted by the board.
Ken Hemker brought up a question of would his property
value go up if he torn down a building and built a new building or would it
stay the same if he took and moved an existing building. He had to do some
investigating on the cost of each. Application would need to be done thru Dodge
County in either case. Noted by the board.
Shannon O’Gorman called for the meeting to be
adjourned at 7:38pm and Sandee Macht seconded. Meeting adjourned