July Town of Cross Board Meeting
Town of Cross, Buffalo County, State of Wisconsin
July 18th, 2018
Emergency Operations Plan Meeting
At 6:00pm Chairman Leonard Litscher called the EOP Meeting to order. Present were: Jack Wicka, Carrie Venner-Adams, Bob Baures, Carol Risley, Bruce Fuerbringer, Wanda Putz, Carol Litscher, and Adam Litscher. The EOP was discussed and changes were made to the draft, it is now ready to seek adoption by Town of Cross. At 6:35 the meeting was adjourned (MOTION A. Litscher/J. Wicka), no opposing votes.
Town Board Meeting
Chairman Leonard Litscher called the July Town Board meeting to order with the Pledge of Allegiance at 7:00PM on Wednesday, July 18th, 2018 at the Cross Town Hall. Present were: Town Chair Leonard Litscher, Town Supervisors Jack Wicka and Adam Litscher, Town Clerk Carrie Venner-Adams, Town Treasurer Wanda Putz. Also present: Bob Baures, Neil Ziegler, Dick Putz, Chuck Rotering, Tom Rotering, Carol Litscher, Carol Risley and Josh Fulk from Scotts Construction.
The agenda was posted and on the website. Motion was made to approve agenda (MOTION A. Litscher/J. Wicka), no opposing votes.
Bids were opened for chip-sealing for Doelle Valley Road and Schaffner Valley Road. All bids tabled at this time and will be revisited monthly in conjunction with Highway Budget.
Public input: Resident request for truck load of gravel for exchange of shale. Resident concerned about Field Road, culvert and gravel were discussed.
Minutes of Wednesday, June 13th, 2018 Town Board meeting were approved with amended “July meeting: July 18TH at 7:00pm” (MOTION A. Litscher/J. Wicka), no opposing votes.
Payment orders #13108- #13124 were approved and ordered paid.
Road maintenance was discussed. Mustang Road project going well and residents happy, a little landscaping is left before project complete. Damamge occurred on July 4th to Leonards Road, Siebenaler Road, and Schaffner Valley Road.
Highway expenditures were examined, end of July 2018: $ 140,666.97/$260,000.00
Community Center was discussed. Thank you to Bob Baures for work on the lawn and parking lot. Motion was made to rescind April motion to “have the Community Center open on the third Wednesday of every month from noon to 3pm”, no second on motion.
Resolution #2018-2 urging the Governor and Legislature to Just Fix It and agree upon a long term, sustainable solution that includes a responsible level of bonding and adjusts our user fees to adequately fund Wisconsin’s transportation system was considered and discussed. Motion was made to approve Resolution 2018-2 (MOTION A. Litscher/J. Wicka), no opposing votes.
Town of Cross Emergency Plan was discussed. Meeting was held at 6pm tonight, draft was completed; the plan will come before the Board at August meeting to be adopted.
Date was set for August Meeting: Wednesday, August 15th at 7:00pm.
At 9:55pm, with no further business to come before the board, the meeting was adjourned (MOTION L. Litscher/A. Litscher), no opposing votes.
/s/ Carrie A. Venner-Adams Carrie A Venner-Adams, Clerk