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To:                  Town Board Members

From: John Olson, Town Administrator

Date:   August 29, 2014    



Please take time to read this week’s Friday Memo- -a general recap of the week and upcoming news.  As always, should you like more information, I ask that you call the office, e-mail or stop in.  Thanks for your continued support. 



  1. The Department Budgets were reviewed by the Finance Committee this week.  There is another follow-up Finance Committee scheduled for Wednesday, September 10 at 2:00pm for additional review and changes. 
  2. Sonia Rios (Castaways) is receiving a signed lease from the property owner this weekend and may be requesting a Special Board Meeting sometime next week to consider her request for a Provisional License.
  3. The Fire Department is requesting additional time to review and provide substantial comments to the draft report on equipment from Mc Grath Consulting.  Tim Mc Grath agreed to extend the deadline for comments another 30 days to 10/2 to allow more than enough time for review.
  4. Tim Torkelson, 416 STH 50, will be appearing before next Tuesday’s Plan Commission to request a Conditional Use Permit for a building to service and repair vehicles.
  5. Asphalt Contractors is requesting a contract time extension for 15 days past the end of the month to complete the road work.  PW Committee will be considering this request on Wednesday.
  6. All Assessed Values for the Town are available online at accurateassessor.com.  No objections filed at Board of Review this year. 
  7. The Highway Shop is a “free drop-off site” for Waste Oil that is used for heating purposes.  We are currently in low supply.
  8. Enjoy your Labor Day extended weekend!        






Meetings next week:  Park & Tourism, Tuesday at 5:30pm

                                     Plan Commission, Tuesday at 7:00pm

                                     Public Works, Wednesday at 1:15pm

                                     Admin Committee, Wednesday at 4:00pm

                                     Lake Committee, Wednesday at 7:00pm