Meeting Minutes

December 14, 2020 – MONTHLY TOWN BOARD MEETING FOR TOWN OF FRANKLIN

The December monthly meeting for the Town of Franklin was called to order at 7:00 p.m. by Dick Wochos followed by the Pledge of Allegiance.

Officers present:   Dick Wochos, Jim Wacek, Katie Duckart, Sandy Smidle and Todd DeGrave.

Katie Duckart made a motion to approve the agenda as printed, Jim Wacek seconded the motion.  Motion carried.

Jim Wacek made a motion to accept the minutes as printed from the November Town Board meeting. Katie Duckart seconded the motion.  Motion carried.

Treasurer Sandy Smidle presented the Treasurer’s Report, which shows a balance of $68,108.46  Jim Wacek made a motion to accept the Treasurer’s report, Katie Duckart seconded the motion, the motion carried.

Zoning Administrator Sandy Lemens reported Kewaunee paid the quarry permit.  Bug Tussel paid for the zoning meeting fee and the fee for the communication tower on County land and the building permit was issues to Kewaunee County.   Sandy asked a question about a building permit fee for a renewal but the town board said it is not necessary.

County Supervisor Jack Wochos not present.

First Responder Suzi Sevcik reported 2 calls last month.  FEMR received a donation of $100 from Dick Wochos and raised $600 from calendar sales.

Agenda items:

Discussion about the annual maintenance and re-assessment with Action Appraisers was postponed until a special meeting to be held on December 21, 2020.

Jim Wacek made a motion to approve and sign the Denmark Fire Contract.  Katie Duckart seconded the motion, the motion carried.

Katie Duckart made a motion to approve the County Rescue contract for 2021 in the amount of $12,977.01.  Jim Wacek seconded the motion, the motion carried.

Town Orders #205 to # 218 were discussed, approved and paid.

Our next monthly Town Board meeting will January 11, 2021. at the Franklin Town Hall.

There being no further discussion, the December Town Board meeting was adjourned at 7:55 p.m.

Respectfully submitted,

Todd DeGrave Town Clerk