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MEETING MINUTES

City of Bloomer

Regular Meeting of the Common Council

1503 Main Street

Bloomer, WI 54724

October 22nd, 2018, 6:00 p.m.

Pursuant to due call and notice thereof a regular meeting of the Common Council of the City of Bloomer was called to order on Monday October 22nd, at 6:00 p.m. at City Hall, 1503 Main Street – Mayor Steinmetz presiding.

Roll call was taken:  Mayor Steinmetz, Aldermen Meinen, Hofmann, Jones, Koehler, Administrator Frion and Attorney Gustafson were all present.

All present gave pledge to the flag.

Alderman Koehler made a motion to approve the minutes from the October 10th, 2018, regular meeting as presented.  Alderman Hofmann seconded the motion and all present voted aye. 

Alderman Jones made a motion to approve all claims against the City and Utilities as presented.  Alderman Meinen seconded the motion and all present voted aye. The claims were in the amounts listed below:

                                Checks Numbered:                         82946 - 82991

                                General Fund:                                   $   86,799.35

                                Electric Fund:                                   $  316,517.84

                                Water Fund:                                    $      8,507.16

                                Sewer Fund:                                    $    16,777.14

                                Payroll                                             $    76,067.23

                                TOTAL                                            $  504,668.72

Administrator Frion commented that at the previous meeting she advised the Council that methane had been detected at the old Hwy SS landfill.  Upon further investigation, it appears that the methane is truly coming from the landfill itself and not the land around it.  The City is working with the DNR to resolve the issue.  The pedestrian crosswalks should be installed this week as well.

Attorney Gustafson has revised the ETZ repeal agreement to just include removing the Town of Bloomer from the ETZ.  A copy will also be sent to the Town of Woodmohr.

Mayor Steinmetz stated that the Bloomer Chamber will be sponsoring a porch pot contest in the planters on Main Street allowing businesses to compete.

Alderman Hofmann made a motion to approve a certified survey map submitted for Duncan Creek Estates.  Alderman Koehler seconded the motion.  Motion carried.

Alderman Hofmann made a motion to approve a license to serve fermented malt beverages and intoxicated liquors for Darlene Durch.  Alderman Jones seconded the motion.  Motion carried.

Alderman Hofmann made a motion to convene into closed session as authorized by Wis. Stat. §19.85(1(e) “Deliberating or negotiating the purchasing of public properties, the investing of public funds, or conducting other specified public business, whenever competitive or bargaining reasons require a closed session.” (Discussion on Veteran’s Memorial Golf Course Lease) and (Discussion regarding BPPA Negotiation Contract).

Alderman Jones seconded the motion.  Roll call vote was taken: Meinen – aye, Hofmann – aye, Jones – aye, Koehler – aye.   Motion carried.

Alderman Hofmann made a motion to reconvene to open session.  Alderman Jones seconded the motion.  Roll call vote was taken:  Meinen – aye, Hofmann – aye, Jones – aye, Koehler – aye.  Motion carried.

Alderman Koehler made a motion to approve the Letter of Intent to Lease from Elmer Erickson with the amendment as discussed in closed session and to instruct Attorney Gustafson to make the necessary amendments to the lease agreement and allowing the City Administrator to sign into the lease agreement.  Alderman Jones seconded the motion.  Motion carried.

Motion by Alderman Jones to adjourn.  Alderman Koehler seconded the motion.  Motion carried.

Sandra Frion

City Administrator/Clerk

 

 

  City of Bloomer
1503 Main Street
Bloomer, WI 54724
Phone: 715-568-3032
Email Us: sstoik@ci.bloomer.wi.us
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