PIERCE TOWN BOARD MEETING
WEDNESDAY, JULY 14TH, 2021


 Chairman Brian Paplham called the regular meeting to order at 7:30 P.M.

People present were: Chairman Brian Paplham, Supervisor Mitch Stauber, Supervisor Kurt Burmeister, Clerk Bonnie Selner, Treasurer Linda Gretz, Assessor Melissa Daron, Dave Pederson, and Tim Selner.  Zoning Administrator Edith Lauscher is excused.

Bonnie read the minutes from the last regular Board meeting. Kurt made a motion to accept the minutes with Mitch seconding the motion.

Linda gave the Treasurer’s report.  Copy attached. 

Assessor’s Report -  Nothing to report

Bonnie gave clerk report, copy attached. 
 

Zoning report – no report

The Sheriff’s report was received and filed.

Claims were presented by Bonnie.  Kurt made a motion to approve the claims with Mitch seconding the motion.

Old Business – none

New Business –   none

County Board Report –  No report

Public Comment -  Dave Pederson thanked the board for their service.

Other Matters – none

The next regular meeting will be August 18th, 2021 at 7:30 pm. 

Kurt made a motion to adjourn.  Seconded by Mitch.  Adjourned at 7:50 pm


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PIERCE TOWN BOARD MEETING
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 16TH, 2021

Chairman Brian Paplham called the regular meeting to order at 7:30 P.M.

People present were: Chairman Brian Paplham, Supervisor Mitch Stauber, Supervisor Kurt Burmeister, Clerk Bonnie Selner, Treasurer Linda Gretz, Assessor Melissa Daron, Zoning Administrator Edith Lauscher, Dave Pederson, Alan Johnson and Tiffany McCoy.

Bonnie read the minutes from the last regular Board meeting. Kurt made a motion to accept the minutes with Mitch seconding the motion.

Linda gave the Treasurer’s report.  Copy attached. 

Assessor’s Report -  Nothing to report
 
Bonnie gave clerk report, copy attached. 
Bonnie presented the renewal applications for the Annual Liquor and Soda Licenses for the following businesses:
Alaskan Golf Club, Red’s Rock n Shore, The Grove, Jeff’s Sports Bar & Grill and The Grain Loft.  Bonnie also presented the renewals for the bartender licenses of Kim Cmejla and Stacey Vecellio.
Mitch made a motion to approve the applications and issue the annual licenses for another year.  Kurt second the motion.

Zoning report – Copy attached.

The Sheriff’s report was received and filed.

Claims were presented by Bonnie.  Kurt made a motion to approve the claims with Mitch seconding the motion.

Old Business – none

New Business –   
Alan Johnson and Tiffany McCoy were present to express their frustration with the noise coming from
The Grain Loft across the road from them.  This establishment holds wedding events. They are also concerned with the safety of the guests.  Alan and Tiffany are seeking guidance from the board on how to proceed as they have tried to talk to the owners of The Grain Loft.  Mitch stated that the Town of Pierce does not have a town ordinance for noise but that Kewaunee County does.  He advised them to contact the Kewaunee County Sheriff’s Dept for assistance.  Brian also stated that they could contact Matt Joski, the Sheriff directly to help them mediate.

Brian presented the bids for the work needing to be done on 3rd road and also on 4th road.  The project amounts would be $4,234.50 for 3rd and $16,352.00 for 4th road.  (copy attached)  After discussion, Mitch made a motion to accept the bids with Kurt seconding the motion.

County Board Report –  No report

Public Comment -  Dave Pederson thanked the board for their service.

Other Matters – none

The next regular meeting will be July 14th, 2021 at 7:30 pm. 

Kurt made a motion to adjourn.  Seconded by Mitch.  Adjourned at 8:25 pm​​


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PIERCE TOWN BOARD MEETING
WEDNESDAY, MAY 19TH, 2021


Chairman Brian Paplham called the regular meeting to order at 7:30 P.M.

People present were: Chairman Brian Paplham, Supervisor Mitch Stauber, Supervisor Kurt Burmeister, Clerk Bonnie Selner, Treasurer Linda Gretz, Assessor Melissa Daron, Zoning Administrator Edith Lauscher, Dave Pederson, and Tim Selner.

Bonnie read the minutes from the last regular Board meeting. Kurt made a motion to accept the minutes with Mitch seconding the motion.

Linda gave the Treasurer’s report.  Copy attached. 

Assessor’s Report -  Nothing to report

Bonnie gave clerk report, copy attached. 

Zoning report – Copy attached.
Jeff Cmejla submitted an application for a variance meeting.  The meeting will be held May 26th.
Justin Temme, Tim Selner, and Dave Pederson have been appointed to the Board of Appeals.

The Sheriff’s report was received and filed.

Claims were presented by Bonnie.  Mitch made a motion to approve the claims with Kurt seconding the motion.

Old Business – none

New Business – none

County Board Report –  No report

Public Comment -  Dave Pederson thanked the board for their service.

Other Matters – none

The next regular meeting will be June 16th, 2021 at 7:30 pm. 

Kurt made a motion to adjourn.  Seconded by Mitch.  Adjourned at 8:00 pm 

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PIERCE TOWN BOARD MEETING
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 21ST, 2021

Supervisor Kurt Burmeister called the regular meeting to order at 6:30 P.M.

People present were: Supervisor Mitch Stauber, Supervisor Kurt Burmeister, Clerk Bonnie Selner, Treasurer Linda Gretz, Assessor Melissa Daron, Zoning Administrator Edith Lauscher, Dave Pederson and Sheriff Matt Joski.  Chairman Brian Paplham was excused.

Sheriff Matt Joski presented a power point on our current jail facility planning status. The attached copy lists the issues with the current jail, the studies they have done, the options available and the potential impact to the taxpayers.  Currently the county board has halted at phase 3 so they can review the work done so far.  Matt said you can tour the jail to see for yourself the condition of the jail.  Please do not hesitate to contact Matt if you should have any questions.

Bonnie read the minutes from the last regular Board meeting. Mitch made a motion to accept the minutes with Kurt seconding the motion.

Linda gave the Treasurer’s report.  Copy attached. 

Assessor’s Report -  after discussion,  May 19th, 2021 at 7:15 the Board of Review will meet and adjourn to a
future date.

Bonnie gave clerk report, copy attached.
Angela Kudick submitted her application for a Bartender License with the Town of Pierce.  Bonnie presented her application and documentation.  After discussion, Mitch made a motion to approve the license with Kurt seconding the motion. 

Zoning report – Copy attached.
Chris Szydel and Chris Benes have been reappointed to the Plan Commission for another 3 years.

The Sheriff’s report was received and filed.

Claims were presented by Bonnie.  Mitch made a motion to approve the claims with Kurt seconding the motion.

Old Business – none

New Business – none 

County Board Report –  Joe Lucas was present at the Annual Meeting on April 20th.  He gave the following update:
1. End of May – Hwy 42 will be milled and over-layed from county line to county line
2.  Jail – something has to be done only 16 cells can be used – the cells have issues
3.  American Rescue Funds – no details yet on how to spend the money – but Kewaunee County is holding meetings with         the municipalities to insure the money gets spent and not returned.
4.  Broad band is coming – putting up 7 new Towers and putting 6 satellites on other towers that are already standing.

Public Comment -  Dave Pederson thanked the board for their service.

Other Matters – none

The next regular meeting will be May 19, 2021 at 7:30 pm. 

Mitch made a motion to adjourn.  Seconded by Kurt.  Adjourned at 7:20 pm


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PIERCE TOWN BOARD MEETING
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 17TH, 2021

Chairman Brian Paplham called the regular meeting to order at 6:30 P.M.

People present were: Chairman Brian Paplham, Supervisor Mitch Stauber, Supervisor Kurt Burmeister, Clerk Bonnie Selner, Treasurer Linda Gretz, Assessor Melissa Daron, Zoning Administrator Edith Lauscher, Dave Pederson, Gene Gozdzialski, Randy and Renee Ebert.

Bonnie read the minutes from the last regular Board meeting. Kurt made a motion to accept the minutes with Mitch seconding the motion.

Linda gave the Treasurer’s report.  Copy attached. 


Assessor’s Report -  Melissa reported we have (2) new assessment rules starting in January of 2022.
First Rule – Board of Review Training will be required every year.
Second Rule – Omitted Property will be reported and now will be separated and paid out if the dollar amount is over $250.

Bonnie gave clerk report, copy attached. 

Zoning report – Copy attached.
Edith reported that the Plan Commission met on February 22 to discuss the Conditional Use for Randy & Renee Ebert to be allowed to operate a slaughter house.  The Plan Commission made a recommendation to allow a slaughter house with a limit of 20 animals per week and that it be animals from Ebert’s farm and only butchering for themselves.  After discussion, Kurt made a motion to accept the Plan Commission’s recommendation and grant the conditional use.  Mitch seconded the motion. Motion carried.
Edith also reported that the Plan Commission met on February 23 to discuss a Rezone on Randy Ebert’s land on County K so he may sell it.  The Plan Commission made the recommendation that is should be rezoned from A-1 Prime Ag to A-2 General Ag.  Kurt made a motion to grant the Rezoning of the land as the Plan Commission recommended.  Mitch seconded the motion. Motion carried.

The Sheriff’s report was received and filed.

Claims were presented by Bonnie.  Mitch made a motion to approve the claims with Kurt seconding the motion.

Old Business – none

New Business – Brian presented the lawn mowing contract from The Gretz Company – Greg Gretz.
2021 Annual amount of $1,650.00 to cut, trim and maintain the town hall lawn and the cemetary.  Mitch made a motion to accept the contract, with Kurt seconding the motion.  Motion carried.

County Board Report –  No report

Public Comment -  Dave Pederson thanked the board for their service.


Other Matters – none

Annual Meeting will be April 20, 2021 at 7:00 pm.

The next regular meeting will be April 21, 2021 at 6:30 pm. 

Mitch made a motion to adjourn.  Seconded by Kurt.  Adjourned at 7:00 pm 

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PIERCE TOWN BOARD MEETING
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 17TH, 2021


Chairman Brian Paplham called the regular meeting to order at 6:30 P.M.

People present were: Chairman Brian Paplham, Supervisor Mitch Stauber, Clerk Bonnie Selner, Treasurer Linda Gretz, Assessor Melissa Daron, Zoning Administrator Edith Lauscher, Dave Pederson, Brian Hansen, and Greg Lefevre. Supervisor Kurt Burmeister was excused.

Bonnie read the minutes from the last regular Board meeting. Mitch made a motion to accept the minutes with Brian seconding the motion.

Linda gave the Treasurer’s report.  Copy attached. 

Assessor’s Report -  No report

Bonnie gave clerk report, copy attached. 

Zoning report – Copy attached.
A conditional use hearing was held for George and Laura Broniec for Short Term Rentals.  The Plan Commission had a unanimous vote to allow them to have short term rentals.  After a brief discussion, Mitch made a motion to approve the Conditional Use with Brian seconding the motion.
Edith stated that (2) positions for the Plan Commission are up for renewal.  Edith will post the positions.

The Sheriff’s report was received and filed.

Claims were presented by Bonnie.  Mitch made a motion to approve the claims with Brian seconding the motion.

Old Business – none

New Business – none

County Board Report –  No report

Public Comment -  Dave Pederson thanked the board for their service.

Other Matters – none

The next regular meeting will be March 17, 2021 at 6:30 pm.

Mitch made a motion to adjourn.  Seconded by Brian.  Adjourned at 6:45 pm

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PIERCE TOWN BOARD MEETING
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 20TH, 2021


Chairman Brian Paplham called the regular meeting to order at 6:00 P.M.

People present were: Chairman Brian Paplham, Supervisor Mitch Stauber, Clerk Bonnie Selner, Treasurer Linda Gretz, Assessor Melissa Daron, Zoning Administrator Edith Lauscher, and Dave Pederson. Supervisor Kurt Burmeister is excused.

Bonnie read the minutes from the last regular Board meeting. Mitch made a motion to accept the minutes with Brian seconding the motion.

Linda gave the Treasurer’s report.  Copy attached. 

Assessor’s Report -  No report

Bonnie gave clerk report, copy attached. 
Bonnie presented the contract from Schleis Farms Custom Services LLC.  This contract is for ditch mowing.  Nathan has given us an option of a 1 year contract or a 3 year contract.  After discussion, Mitch made a motion to approve the 3 year contract.  Years 2021 & 2022 will be $13,728.00 and Year 2023 will be $14,000.00.  Brian  seconded the motion.  (copy attached)

Zoning report – Copy attached.

The Sheriff’s report was received and filed.

Claims were presented by Bonnie.  Mitch made a motion to approve the claims with Brian seconding the motion.


Old Business – none

New Business – none

County Board Report –  No report

Public Comment -  Dave Pederson thanked the board for their service.

Other Matters –
Brian received a proposal from New Lighting Solutions to replace the lighting in the town hall.  We can replace new or we can use the original fixtures and update.  After discussion, Mitch made a motion to replace all the fixtures do not use retro.  The cost will be $1,995.00.  Brian seconded the motion.  (copy of proposal attached)

The next regular meeting will be February 17, 2021 at 6:30 pm.

Mitch made a motion to adjourn.  Seconded by Brian.  Adjourned at 6:30 pm


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PIERCE TOWN BOARD MEETING
WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 16TH, 2020


Chairman Brian Paplham called the regular meeting to order at 6:00 P.M.

People present were: Chairman Brian Paplham, Supervisor Mitch Stauber, Supervisor Kurt Burmeister, Clerk Bonnie Selner, Treasurer Linda Gretz, Assessor Melissa Daron, Zoning Administrator Edith Lauscher, Gene Gozdzialski, Dave Pederson, Joe Lucas and Kewaunee City Mayor Jason Jelinek.

Bonnie read the minutes from the last regular Board meeting. Mitch made a motion to accept the minutes with Kurt seconding the motion.

Linda gave the Treasurer’s report.  Copy attached. 

Assessor’s Report -  No report

Bonnie gave clerk report, copy attached. 
Bonnie presented the contract from Command Central for 2021.  This contract is the Election Hardware Maintenance Agreement.  After discussion, Mitch made a motion to approve the contract with Kurt seconding
the motion.

Zoning report – Copy attached.
Town of Pierce’s Plan Commission did hold the public hearing for the update to Chapter 10:  Zoning Ordinance.
The update was approved by the Pierce Town Plan Commission on November 18th, 2020.  The update has now been certified by DATCP.  After a brief discussion, Mitch made a motion to approve the Adoption of the Town
Zoning Ordinance Update.  Kurt seconded the motion.  Motion carried.

The Sheriff’s report was received and filed.

Claims were presented by Bonnie.  Mitch made a motion to approve the claims with Kurt seconding the motion.

Old Business – none

New Business – none

County Board Report – Joe Lucas informed us that Phase 1 & 2 are complete for the Jail project.  In January,
they will be looking for approval to move forward with Phase 3 which is having the architect design the new
jail.  Approximate cost $180,000.  The jail has been out of compliance for years.

Public Comment -  Jason Jelinek, Mayor for the City of Kewaunee extended his thank you for the communities working together.  The donation of co-vid money for the ambulance cots was greatly appreciated.

Other Matters -  none

The next regular meeting will be January 20, 2021 at 6:00 pm.

Kurt made a motion to adjourn.  Seconded by Mitch.  Adjourned at 6:40 pm

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PIERCE TOWN BOARD MEETING
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 2020


Chairman Brian Paplham called the regular meeting to order at 7:00 P.M.

People present were: Chairman Brian Paplham, Supervisor Mitch Stauber, Clerk Bonnie Selner, Treasurer Linda Gretz, Assessor Melissa Daron, Zoning Administrator Edith Lauscher, Chris Szydel, Chris Benes, Greg Lefevre, Chad Delain and Gene Gozdzialski.  Supervisor Kurt Burmeister was excused.

Bonnie read the minutes from the last regular Board meeting. Mitch made a motion to accept the minutes with Brian seconding the motion.

Linda gave the Treasurer’s report.  Copy attached. 

Assessor’s Report -  Our assessments for the Town of Pierce are in compliance.  100.66

Bonnie gave clerk report, copy attached. 
Bonnie presented the City of Kewaunee’s Fire and Ambulance Contracts for 2021.  After discussion, Mitch made a motion to approve the contracts with Brian seconding the motion.
Bonnie next presented the snow removal contract for J. Jadin Inc for the 2020 – 2021 season.  There is a $5.00 increase per hour across the board.  After discussion, Mitch made a motion to approve the contract with Brian seconding the motion.

Zoning report – Copy attached.
Town of Pierce’s Plan Commission did hold the public hearing for the update to Chapter 10:  Zoning Ordinance.  The town board approval will be placed on the agenda for next month.

The Sheriff’s report was received and filed.

Claims were presented by Bonnie.  Mitch made a motion to approve the claims with Brian seconding the motion.

Old Business – none

New Business – none 

County Board Report – no report

Public Comment -  None

Other Matters -  none

The next regular meeting will be December 16, 2020 at 6:00 pm.

Mitch made a motion to adjourn.  Seconded by Brian.  Adjourned at 7:27 pm

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PIERCE TOWN BOARD MEETING
WEDNESDAY,  OCTOBER 21, 2020


Chairman Brian Paplham called the regular meeting to order at 7:00 P.M.

People present were: Chairman Brian Paplham, Supervisor Mitch Stauber, Supervisor Kurt Burmeister, Clerk Bonnie Selner, Treasurer Linda Gretz, Assessor Melissa Daron, Zoning Administrator Edith Lauscher, and Justin Temme

Bonnie read the minutes from the last regular Board meeting. Kurt made a motion to accept the minutes with Mitch seconding the motion.

Linda gave the Treasurer’s report.  Copy attached. 

Assessor’s Report -  Nothing to report

Bonnie gave clerk report, copy attached. 
Lakeshore Area Vintage Snowmobile Association submitted their liquor and soda license applications for their annual radar run.  The event will be February 6, 2021.  After review, Kurt made a motion to approve the licenses with Mitch seconding the motion.

Zoning report – Copy attached.
Edith stated that the Planned Commission will hold an open house on November 18th at 6:00 with the Public Hearing to follow at 6:30.

The Sheriff’s report was received and filed.

Claims were presented by Bonnie.  A check has been issued to Scott Construction in the amount of $40,000.00 for a partial payment for the MLS Project along with a check for J Jadin Inc for full payment of $4,512.38.  A motion was made by Mitch to approve the partial payment and the full payment with Kurt seconding the motion.  Motion carried.
Motion by Mitch to approve the rest of the claims, with Kurt seconding the motion.

Old Business – none

New Business –
The City of Kewaunee is looking to purchase additional cots for the ambulances as PPE/Co-vid.  The cost to
Pierce Town will be $1,638.47.  We will be able to use the Routes to Recovery Grant to cover this cost.  Kurt
made a motion to approve the payment, with Mitch seconding the motion.
A bid was received by Gretz Construction to replace the front door, add a window, fix apron to front door, and replace door seal on side door.  After discussion, we will table this until the Special Meeting – Budget work meeting.

The Special Budget work meeting will be October 26, 2020 at 6:00 pm

The Budget Hearing, Special Meeting of Electors, and Special Board Meeting will be November 18, 2020 starting at 7:30 pm.

County Board Report – no report


Public Comment -  None

Other Matters -  none

The next regular meeting will be November 18, 2020 at 7:00 pm.

Kurt made a motion to adjourn.  Seconded by Mitch.  Adjourned at 7:45 pm

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​PIERCE TOWN BOARD MEETING
WEDNESDAY,  SEPTEMBER 16TH, 2020

Chairman Brian Paplham called the regular meeting to order at 7:30 P.M.

People present were: Chairman Brian Paplham, Supervisor Mitch Stauber, Clerk Bonnie Selner, Treasurer Linda Gretz, Assessor Melissa Daron, Zoning Administrator Edith Lauscher, and Joe Lucas County Board Supervisor.  Kurt Burmeister was excused.

Bonnie read the minutes from the last regular Board meeting. Mitch made a motion to accept the minutes with Brian seconding the motion.

Linda gave the Treasurer’s report.  Copy attached. 

Assessor’s Report -  Nothing to report

Bonnie gave clerk report, copy attached. 
Bonnie presented the bartender applications for Linda Wautlet, Laurie Geurts, and Lindsay Geurts.  Mitch made a motion to approve these licenses.  Brian seconded the motion.
Voting Equipment Agreement – copy attached.  Bonnie presented the agreement which is between Kewaunee County and the Town of Pierce.  Kewaunee County will provide the Town of Pierce one voting machine for the sum of $4,883.00, not payable to Kewaunee County until 2021.  Mitch made a motion to approve the agreement.  Brian seconded the motion.

Zoning report – Edith stated that Jeannie Pederson’s term for the Board Of Appeals expires on September 25th.  Edith will post the position.

The Sheriff’s report was received and filed.

Claims were presented by Bonnie.  Motion by Mitch to approve the claims, with Brian seconding the motion.

Old Business – none

New Business – none

County Board Report – Joe Lucas gave an update
-The county is reviewing salary increases
-Cindy Kinnard states that we have 290 Co-vid cases
-Land & Water issues must go thru the committee first.  They will not go directly to the County Board.
-County is applying for another grant for the Broadband.

Public Comment -  None

Other Matters -  none

The next regular meeting will be October 21st, 2020 at 7:00 pm.

A motion was made by Mitch to go into closed session.  Brian seconded the motion.


A motion was made by Mitch to return to open session.  Brian seconded the motion.

Mitch made a motion to adjourn.  Seconded by Brian.  Adjourned at 8:15 pm

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PIERCE TOWN BOARD MEETING
WEDNESDAY,  AUGUST 19TH, 2020


Chairman Brian Paplham called the regular meeting to order at 7:30 P.M.

People present were: Chairman Brian Paplham, Supervisor Mitch Stauber, Supervisor Kurt Burmeister, Clerk Bonnie Selner, Assessor Melissa Daron, Tim Selner, Greg LeFevre, and Dave Pederson.  Edith Lauscher and Linda Gretz were excused.

Bonnie read the minutes from the last regular Board meeting. Mitch made a motion to accept the minutes with Kurt seconding the motion.

Bonnie gave the Treasurer’s report.  Copy attached. 

Assessor’s Report -  All the Assessing Reports for the 2020 tax year have been filed with the Department of Revenue.

Bonnie gave clerk report, copy attached. 

Zoning report – no report

The Sheriff’s report was received and filed.

Claims were presented by Bonnie. A check has been issued to Scott Construction in the amount of $50,000.00 for a partial payment for the MLS Project.  A motion was made by Kurt to approve the partial payment with Mitch seconding the motion. Motion carried. 
Motion by Kurt to approve the rest of the claims with Mitch seconding.

Old Business – none

New Business – none

County Board Report – no report


Public Comment - 
Dave Pederson expressed his gratitude and thanked the board for their hard work.

Other Matters -  none

The next regular meeting will be September 16th, 2020 at 7:30 pm.

Kurt made a motion to adjourn, seconded by Mitch. The meeting adjourned at 7:58 P.M.

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PIERCE TOWN BOARD MEETING
WEDNESDAY,  JULY 15TH, 2020


Chairman Brian Paplham called the regular meeting to order at 7:30 P.M.

People present were: Chairman Brian Paplham, Supervisor Mitch Stauber, Supervisor Kurt Burmeister, Clerk Bonnie Selner, Treasurer Linda Gretz, Zoning Administrator Edith Lauscher, Assessor Melissa Daron, Dave Pederson, and Justin Temme.

Bonnie read the minutes from the last regular Board meeting. Mitch made a motion to accept the minutes with Kurt seconding the motion.

Linda gave the Treasurer’s report.  Copy attached. 

Assessor’s Report -  Melissa and Edith are working on developing a form that will detail improvements/remodeling that does not require a building permit.  This form will aid Melissa in her assessing.

Bonnie gave clerk report, copy attached. 
Bonnie applied for the WEC Cares Subgrant and the Town of Pierce was awarded $730.20 for election expenses due to CO-VID.  Bonnie is also applying for additional funds from the Routes to Recovery Grant.
The cap on this grant is $13,656.00.  This grant also helps with expenses the town incurs due to CO-VID.

Zoning report – copy attached.

The Sheriff’s report was received and filed.

Claims were presented by Bonnie.  Motion by Kurt to approve with Mitch seconding.

Old Business – none

New Business – none

County Board Report – no report

Public Comment -  Justin Temme was present to express his concern for the security and safety at the Alaskan Motel.  The County Health Department recently vacated and condemned the property.  There are open windows and doors.  Justin questioned as to who to contact to board up the property.  He feels it is dangerous.  The Board directed him to the County Health Department – Cindy Kinnard.
Dave Pederson expressed his gratitude and thanked the board for their hard work.

Other Matters -  Brian stated that the culvert pipes on Longfellow road are raised and that he has been receiving complaints.  After discussion, Brian will contact Ron Thompson to temporarily fix until next year.

The next regular meeting will be August 19th, 2020 at 7:30 pm.

Kurt made a motion to adjourn, seconded by Mitch. The meeting adjourned at 8:15 P.M.

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PIERCE TOWN BOARD MEETING
WEDNESDAY,  JUNE 17TH, 2020


Chairman Brian Paplham called the regular meeting to order at 7:30 P.M.


People present were: Chairman Brian Paplham, Supervisor Mitch Stauber, Supervisor Kurt Burmeister, Clerk Bonnie Selner, Treasurer Linda Gretz, Assessor Melissa Daron, Greg Lefevre, Jeff Wisnicky, Cody Gille and Haley Gille.  Zoning Administration Edith Lauscher was excused.

Bonnie read the minutes from the last regular Board meeting. Mitch made a motion to accept the minutes with Kurt seconding the motion.

Linda gave the Treasurer’s report.  Copy attached.  In addition, Linda presented the Mobile Home Court 2 year Renewal Agreement.  Mitch made a motion to approve the agreement with Kurt seconding the motion.

Assessor’s Report -  no report

Bonnie gave clerk report, copy attached.   Bonnie presented the license renewal applications for the following businesses:   The Grove, Jeff’s Sports Bar, The Grain Loft, Red’s Rock n Shore and The Alaskan Golf Course.  After discussion, Kurt made a motion to approve all the liquor, soda, and bartender licenses for these businesses.  Mitch seconded the motion.

Zoning report
Cody / Haley Gille - Ninth Road property.  The Plan Commission approved the Conditional Use for the property as a campground.  Cody presented his plans for the family affordable campground to the board.  Mitch made a motion to approve the Conditional Use with Kurt seconding the motion. Motion carried.

The Sheriff’s report was received and filed.

Claims were presented by Bonnie.  Motion by Mitch to approve with Kurt seconding.

Old Business – none 

New Business – none

County Board Report – no report

The next regular meeting will be July 15th, 2020 at 7:30 pm.

Kurt made a motion to adjourn, seconded by Mitch. The meeting adjourned at 8:00 P.M.

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PIERCE TOWN BOARD MEETING
WEDNESDAY,  MAY 20TH, 2020


Chairman Brian Paplham called the regular meeting to order at 7:30 P.M.

People present were: Chairman Brian Paplham, Supervisor Mitch Stauber, Supervisor Kurt Burmeister, Clerk Bonnie Selner, Treasurer Linda Gretz, Assessor Melissa Daron, Zoning Administrator Edith Lauscher, Dave Pederson, Maureen and Dale Gross.

Bonnie read the minutes from the last regular Board meeting. Mitch made a motion to accept the minutes with Kurt seconding the motion.

Linda gave the Treasurer’s report.  Copy attached.

Assessor’s Report -  no report


Bonnie gave clerk report, copy attached.

Zoning report - copy attached.

The rezone and conditional use meeting for the old campground – property on 9th road will be hold on June 4th at 7:30 pm.

The Sheriff’s report was received and filed.

Claims were presented by Bonnie.  Motion by Kurt to approve with Mitch seconding.

Old Business – none

New Business – none

County Board Report – no report

Public Comment -  Dave Pederson expressed his gratitude for all that the Board Members do for our community. 

The next regular meeting will be June 17th, 2020 at 7:30 pm.

Mitch made a motion to adjourn, seconded by Kurt. The meeting adjourned at 7:45 P.M.

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PIERCE TOWN BOARD MEETING
WEDNESDAY,  APRIL 15TH, 2020



Chairman Brian Paplham called the regular meeting to order at 6:30 P.M.

People present were: Chairman Brian Paplham, Supervisor Mitch Stauber, Supervisor Kurt Burmeister, Clerk Bonnie Selner, Treasurer Linda Gretz, Dave Pederson and Tim Selner.  Assessor Melissa Daron and Zoning Administrator Edith Lauscher were excused.

Bonnie read the minutes from the last regular Board meeting. Kurt made a motion to accept the minutes with Mitch seconding the motion.

Linda gave the Treasurer’s report.  Copy attached.

Assessor’s Report -  no report
The assessment roll will not be finished by June 11th, so the Board of Review will have to meet and adjourn to a later date.  The Board of Review will meet and adjourn on May 20th immediately following the regular board meeting. The dates are to be determined yet due to COVID-19.

Bonnie gave clerk report, copy attached.
The resolution to adopt the Kewaunee County All Hazards Mitigation Plan was presented.  Kurt made a motion to approve the resolution to adopt the Mitigation Plan, Mitch seconded the motion.
The Algoma Fire & Rescue 2019 Year End Report was received and is attached.
The lawn mowing contract from The Gretz Company was presented.  It will be the same as last year. $1,650.00 for the town hall and the cemetery.  Kurt made a motion to approve the contract with Mitch seconding the motion.
Schleis Farms Custom Services LLC contract was signed and will be returned to Nathan.

Zoning report - copy attached.
Jeff Wisnicky emailed Edith on the 9th Road property – old campground to see if we received their application for rezone & conditional use permit.  Due to COVID-19 we will be waiting to schedule a meeting.
Chad Delain’s term for Plan Commission will expire April 2020.  Mitch made a motion to extend Chad’s term to April 2023 with Kurt seconding the motion.

The Sheriff’s report was received and filed.

Claims were presented by Bonnie.  Motion by Kurt to approve with Mitch seconding.

Old Business – none

New Business – none

County Board Report – no report

Public Comment -  Dave Pederson expressed his gratitude for all that the Board Members do for our community.  Tim Selner also commented on the amount of work we do for our township.  Tim asked when was the last time that the board received a salary increase.  Brian stated that he was going to bring this item up as well.  The last salary increase was 2015.  This item will be brought up at the Annual Meeting. 

The next regular meeting will be May 20, 2020 at 7:30 pm

Mitch made a motion to adjourn, seconded by Kurt. The meeting adjourned at 7:00 P.M.