Budget Hearing & Special Meeting November 13, 2017

November 13, 2017               8:03 pm

 Budget Hearing & Special Town Meeting Town of Shields

Minutes

Attendance:  Chairman Neale Jones, Supervisor Bob Long, Treasurer Sue Nampel, Clerk Susan Johnson, Sandee Macht, Josh Macht, Ed T Kileen.

The Budget Hearing was called to order at 8:03 pm by Chairman Neale Jones. Discussion took place on the budget preparation. Chairman Jones read the proposed budget and  discussion took place. Ed Kileen made a motion to accept the2018 Budget as discussed, seconded by Supervisor Johnson. Motion carried. (7) In Favor.

  1. The Special Town Meeting of Electors, Chairman Jones asked for a motion to adopt the 2018 tax levy of $147,173 which is a +1.6% increase from last year. Supervisor Long made a motion to accept the Town of Shields Levy, seconded by Ed Kileen. Motion Carried. (7) In Favor.

Chairman Jones made a motion to adjourn the Budget Hearing & Special Town Meeting at 8:26pm, Supervisor Johnson seconded. Motion Carried. Meeting Adjourned.

Submitted by Clerk

Susan Johnson

November 13, 2017 Minutes

 

Board Meeting                                   November 13, 2017                           7pm

 Minutes

Attendance: Chairman Neale Jones, Supervisor Bob Long, Supervisor Ron Johnson, Treasurer Sue Nampel, Clerk Susan Johnson, Sandee Macht, Josh Macht, Ed T Kileen.

  1. The Board meeting was called to order at 7:01pm by Chairman Neale Jones, the Pledge of Allegiance was recited.
  2. The Minutes were read by Supervisor Johnson, on a motion by Supervisor Long to accept the minutes as read, seconded by Supervisor Johnson. Motion Carried.
  3. The Treasurers Report was read by the Town Treasurer, on a motion by Supervisor Johnson to accept the report as read, and seconded by Supervisor Long. Motion Carried.
  4. The monthly bills were read by Chairman Jones, Supervisor Long made a motion to pay monthly bills and Supervisor Johnson seconded. Motion Carried.
  5. Correspondences;
  6. The Division of Intergovernmental Relations sent notice of the final estimate of the January 1, 2017 Population for the Town of Shields at 563. Noted by the board.
  1. A Public Hearing will be held on November 21, 2017, to gather public input on a proposed amendment to the “City of Watertown Comprehensive Plan.” The Comprehensive Plan sets the policy for the growth, development, and preservation of the city.
  2. Rural Mutual sent information for policyholders of a new and innovative service for our workers’ compensation policyholders. Noted by the board.
  3. Dodge County Highway Commission sent notice of the required bridge inspection for 2018 in the Town of Shields. The Clerk will write a letter to confirm that they again will do the Towns bridge inspection. Supervisor Long made a motion to go with DC Highway Commission to coordinate the 2018 Bridge Inspection for the Town of Shields, seconded by Supervisor Johnson. Motion Carried all in favor.
  1. Reports;
  2. Waterloo Fire Department sent the September and October 2017 Activity Report, no runs were reported to the Town of Shields. The Watertown Rural Fire Department reported; August 2017 with 1 EMS, September 2017 with 1 EMS and October 2017 2 EMS and 1 MVA. Noted by the board.
  3. DC Highway Commission sent notice of a meeting on October 20, 2017 at the traing room of the Highway Department Vehicle Storage Building to discuss the 2018-2019 Local Road Improvement Program. Noted by the board.
  4. Amendments were made to the Dodge County Future Land Use Map and the Dodge County Farmland Preservation Plan Map on October 17, 2017. To view the changes you can go to: http://www.co.dodge.wi.gov/government/departments-e-m/land-resorces-and-parks.
  5. Old Business-None to report.
  6. New Business;
  7. The Dodge County Humane Society 2018 Animal Contract was sent, after reviewing by the board. Supervisor Johnson made a motion to go with the contract which is a lump sum of $1,100 and covers up to 5 domestic stray animals. Animals in excess of 5 will be charged $250/animal, and Supervisor Long seconded. Motion Carried all were in favor.
  8. DCLR & PD sent notice for Gerald & Jaqueline Tracy on N2082 County Road K. A request to rezone approximately 40-acres of land from the A-1 Prime Agricultural Zoning District to the A-2 General Agricultural Zoning District and has submitted an application for a Conditional Use Permit under the Land Use Code to allow the establishment of a Pet Crematorium on this site. The Plan Commission will meet on November 30, 2017 at 7pm to discuss and make a recommendation to the Town Board on December 8, 2017.
  9. Miscellaneous-none to report.
  10. Public Comment-none to report.
  11. Next month’s meeting date; December 8, 2017 at 4 pm at the Emmet Town Hall.

Chairman Jones called for the meeting to be adjourned at 8:32pm and Supervisor Johnson seconded. Motion Carried Meeting Adjourned.

Submitted by Clerk

Susan Johnson

Plan Commission Agenda

Town Of Shields

Dodge County, Wisconsin

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Planning Commission            Board             November 30, 2017

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The Town of Shields and Plan Commission

Will meet on November 30, 2017

7 pm

At Clerks Home

N1662 Wood Road

Posted November 21, 2017

Agenda

  1. Attendance
  2. Old Business
  3. New Business
    1. DCLR & PD Rezoning Permit for Gerald Tracy
    2. DCLR & PD Conditional Use Permit Application
  1. Miscellaneous
    1. Board Meeting date December 8, 2017 @ 4pm at the Emmet Town Hall. This is a change from the original date of December 11, 2017.
  1. Public Comment
  2. Adjourn

 

October 9, 2017 Minutes

Board Meeting                       October 9, 2017                     7pm

 Minutes

Attendance: Chairman Neale Jones, Supervisor Ron Johnson, Treasurer Sue Nampel, Clerk Susan Johnson, Assessor P. Joseph Plasil.

  1. The Board meeting was called to order at 7:04pm by Chairman Neale Jones, the Pledge of Allegiance was recited.
  2. The Minutes were reviewed by the Town Board, on a motion by Supervisor Johnson to accept the minutes as read, seconded by Chairman Jones. Motion Carried.
  3. The Treasurers Report was read by the Town Treasurer, on a motion by Supervisor Johnson to accept the report as read, and seconded by Chairman Jones. Motion Carried.
  4. The monthly bills were read by Chairman Jones, Supervisor Jones made a motion to pay monthly bills and Chairman Jones seconded. Motion Carried.
  5. Correspondences;
  6. Dodge County Unit of WI WTA Association Meeting will be held on October 18, 2017, 7:30pm at the Administration Building in Juneau. Noted by the board.
  7. ATC/American Transmission Company sent a flyer of their services offered. Noted by the board.
  8. Chairman Jones noted that he has had a few comments on the mowing this year, how nice it was done. Noted by the board.
  9. Reports;
  10. Waterloo Fire Department sent the August/September Activity Report, no runs were reported to the Town of Shields.
  11. Old Business-none to report.
  12. New Business;
  13. Dodge County sent its “ Annual Joint Powers Agreement County 911 System”. Chairman Jones and Clerk Johnson signed the agreement for 2018.
  1. Miscellaneous;
  2. The Budget Prep meeting will be held on Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at 7pm at the Clerks home.
  3. The Public Hearing on the 2018 Budget and Approve the Levy of the Town of Shields will be held following the monthly Board Meeting on Monday, November 13, 2017.
  4. The December Monthly Board Meeting has been changed to Friday December 8, 2017 at 4pm at the Emmet Town Hall.
  5. Public Comment;
  6. The Posting Board for the Town of Shields which is now on the Precise Auto Building will be moved to Andy’s Excavating Building on N1063 Cty Hwy Q.
  7. Next month’s meeting date; November 13, 2017 at 7 pm at the Emmet Town Hall.

Chairman Jones called for the meeting to be adjourned at 8:01pm and Supervisor Johnson seconded. Motion Carried Meeting Adjourned.

Submitted by Clerk

Susan Johnson

October 9, 2017 Agenda

Board Meeting October 9, 2017 7pm Emmet Town Hall

Posted: October 4, 2017
Agenda
1. Call to Order & Pledge of Allegiance
2. Minutes
3. Treasurers Report
4. Pay Monthly Bills
5. Correspondences;
a.
6. Reports
a. Waterloo & Watertown Rural Fire Dept. monthly reports.
b.
7. Old Business
a.
8. New Business
a. 911 Joint Powers Agreement
b.
9. Miscellaneous
a. The Public Hearing on the 2018 Budget and Approve the Levy of the Town of Shields will be held on November 13, 2017 following the monthly board meeting.
b.
10. Public Comment
a. Moving Posting Board from Kleinsteibers/Precise Auto
b.
11. Next month’s meeting date November 13, 2017, 7 pm at the Emmet Town Hall.

September 11, 2017 Minutes

Board Meeting September 11, 2017 7pm

Minutes
Attendance: Chairman Neale Jones, Supervisor Bob Long, Supervisor Ron Johnson, Treasurer Sue Nampel, Clerk Susan Johnson, Assessor P. Joseph Plasil.
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 Johnson to accept the minutes as read, seconded by Supervisor Long. Motion Carried.

3. The Treasurers Report was read by the Town Treasurer, on a motion by Supervisor Long to accept the report as read, and seconded by Supervisor Johnson. Motion Carried.

4. The monthly bills were read by Clerk Johnson, Supervisor Johnson made a motion to pay monthly bills and Supervisor Long seconded. Motion Carried.

5. Correspondences;
a. Notice of a Public Hearing was sent, scheduled for Monday, October 2, 2017 at 7:05pm at the Dodge County Administration Building. Two amendments are being proposed to Map 8-2, Future Land use Map of the Dodge County Comprehensive Plan.
Noted by the board.
b. DCLR & PC sent notice of an approved Land Use Permit for Daryl & Tiffany Peirick for a new home on N568 Barry Road. Noted by the board.

6. Reports;
a. The Watertown Fire Department Responses to the Town for July were 1 EMS calls. Noted by the board. The Waterloo Fire report was not available at meeting time.

7. Old Business;
a. The Dodge County Highway Commission sent the Annual Maintenance Agreement for the TOS, the retainer fee for 2017-2018 will be $750.00 per mile x 28.65 miles = $21487.50. Supervisor Long made a motion to accept the 2017-2018 Annual Maintenance Agreement from DCHC and Supervisor Johnson seconded. Motion carried all were in favor. The board discussed what might we do if the DCHC would ever not be willing to plow the township roads, at this time no resolution to the discussion.

8. New Business;
a. DCLR & PD sent notification of a Public Hearing to be held on October 2, 2017 for Michael Henneberry, on rezoning approximately 171 acres of land from the A-2 General Agricultural Zoning District to the A-1 Prime Agricultural Zoning District under the Land Use Code, in order to allow the owners to be eligible to participate in the Farmland Preservation program. The Plan Commission met on August 24, 2017 for discussion and made a motion to make an approval recommendation to the Town Board. After a short discussion, Supervisor Johnson made a motion to Approve Michael Henneberry’s rezoning request and Chairman Jones seconded. Motion Approved. All were in Favor.
b. The WTA 70th Annual Convention will be held in Stevens Point on October 8-10.
Joe Plasil will be attending on behalf of the Board.

9. Miscellaneous;
a. The Budget Meeting for the Town Board is scheduled for October 24, 2017 at 7pm at the clerks home.

10. Public Comment-
a. None to report.

11. Next month’s meeting date; October 9, 2017 at 8:03pm at the Emmet Town Hall.
Chairman Jones called for the meeting to be adjourned at 8:32pm and Supervisor Johnson seconded. Motion Carried Meeting Adjourned.

Submitted by Clerk
Susan Johnson

June 12, 2017 Minutes

 

Board Meeting                                   June 12, 2017                         7pm

 Minutes

Attendance: Chairman Neale Jones, Supervisor Ron Johnson, Treasurer Sue Nampel, Clerk Susan Johnson, Assessor P. Joseph Plasil.

  1. The Board meeting was called to order at 7:03pm by Chairman Neale Jones, the Pledge of Allegiance was recited.
  2. The Minutes were reviewed by the Town Board, on a motion by Supervisor Johnson to accept the minutes as read, seconded by Chairman Jones. Motion Carried.
  3. The Treasurers Report was read by the Town Treasurer, on a motion by Supervisor Johnson to accept the report as read, and seconded by Chairman Jones. Motion Carried.
  4. The monthly bills were read by Clerk Johnson, Chairman Jones made a motion to pay monthly bills and Supervisor Johnson seconded. Motion Carried.
  5. Correspondences;
  6. The Watertown Chapter Izaak Walton League has applied for six Picnic Permits from the Township for the dates of; May 21, June 25, July 23, August 27, September 24 and October 22, 2017 for their yearly Meat Shooting events. Noted by the board.
  7. The Dodge County Land & Water Conservation Department sent a copy of a permit for manure storage facility that has been approved and issued to Peter and Cindy McFarland. Noted by the board.
  8. Reports;
  9. In April there were no fire runs to the TO-Shields and May there was one (1) EMS call for the Watertown Rural Fire Department. There were no calls for March and April from the Waterloo Fire Department. Noted by the board.
  10. Old Business;
  11. Nothing new to report for the ATV/UTV Ordinance.
  12. New Business;
  13. Opening of Road Bids was postponed due to weather until next Monday, June 19, 2017 at the Emmet Town Hall at 5pm.
  14. & c. DCLR & PD sent notice of a Public Hearing to be held on July 17, 2017 at the Administration Building in Juneau, 7pm or shortly there after. To amend the sign provisions of the Land Use Code and to amend the Dodge County Non-Metallic Mining Reclamation Overlay District Provisions from the Land Use Code, and adopting a separate stand-alone Non-Metallic Mining Reclamation Ordinance.
  15. The Dodge County Highway Commission; Maintenance Agreement 2018 has been postponed to the July 10, 2017.
  16. Two Liquor License Applications were submitted for approval from Casey’s Saloon and The Watertown Chapter Izaak Walton League, all fees have been paid and all publications have been published. Supervisor Johnson made a motion to accept the applications and Chairman Jones seconded.
  17. The Board of Review was called to order by Chairman Neale Jones and set to be rescheduled for June 26, 2017 from 6-8pm. Open Book will be held on June 19, 2017pm from 6-8pm both at the Emmet Town Hall.
  18. Miscellaneous;
  19. None to report.
  20. Public Comment;
  21. None to report.
  22. Next month’s meeting date; July 10, 2017 at 7 pm at the Emmet Town Hall.

Supervisor Johnson called for the meeting to be adjourned at 7:53pm and Chairman Jones seconded. Motion Carried Meeting Adjourned.

 

Submitted by Clerk

Susan Johnson

Advertisement for Road Bids 2017

Advertisement for Bids 2017

Town of Shields

Dodge County, Wisconsin

 The Town of Shields is seeking bids for road maintenance in 2017 as follows: Asphalt Wedging parts of certain roads. Submit a price per ton applied and include a description of material and quantities to be used. Seal Coating certain roads. Submit price per mile on a 20 foot wide surface. Include a description of materials and quantities to be applied. Contact Chairman Neale Jones at 920-261-4386 regarding roads being considered. Sealed Road Bids submitted for The Town of Shields on Monday, June 12, 2017 Board Meeting has been rescheduled due to weather and will be opened on Monday, June 19th at 5pm at the Emmet Town Hall, W6777 Second Street Road Watertown, WI 53098. The scope of project will be determined by our budget. The Town Board will select projects based on need, cost effectiveness and most benefit to the Town. The Town Board will reserve the right to refuse any or all bids.

 Susan Johnson, Clerk,

June 14, 2017

June 12, 2017 Agenda

Board Meeting           June 12, 2017 7pm     Emmet Town Hall

Posted:    June 7, 2017

Agenda

  1. Call to Order & Pledge of Allegiance
  2. Minutes
  3. Treasurers Report
  4. Pay Monthly Bills
  5. Correspondences;
    1. Watertown Chapter Izaak Walton League of America
    2. Dodge County Land & Water Conservation Department
  6. Reports
    1. Waterloo & Watertown Rural Fire Dept. monthly reports.
    2. Town Officer, Dodge County Unit Meeting-WTA
  7. Old Business
    1. ATV/UTV Ordinance
  8. New Business
    1. Open Road Bids
    2. DCLR & PD; Amend the Sign Provisions, Land Use Code
    3. DCLR & PD; Amend the DC Non-Metallic Mining Reclamation Overlay District Provisions.
    4. Dodge County Highway Commission; Maintenance Agreement 2018
    5. Liquor License Applications
    6. Board of Review Called to Order and Rescheduled
  9. Miscellaneous
  10. Public Comment
  11. Next month’s meeting date July 10, 2017, 7 pm at the Emmet Town Hall.