2008 Budget Hearing
Monday, December 3 2007
TIME: 7:00 p.m.
LOCATION: at the Town Hall
Public Hearing/Meeting of the Electors/Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF TAYCHEEDAH
ANNUAL BUDGET HEARING
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on Monday, December 3, 2007, at 7:00 p.m., at the Town Hall, the Town Board of the Town of Taycheedah will conduct a public hearing on the Proposed 2008 Budget of the Town of Taycheedah. A copy of the detailed budget is available for inspection by contacting the Clerk, Brenda Schneider, at (920) 921-5224.
FURTHER NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on Monday, December 3, 2007, immediately following the completion of the budget hearing, a Special Town Meeting of the Electors will be held pursuant to Sec. 60.12(1)(c) of Wis. Stats., for the following purpose:
1. To approve the total 2008 highway expenditures pursuant to Sec. 82.03 of Wis. Stats. if they exceed $5,000.00 per town highway miles (64.32 mi.@$5,000.00=$321,600.00).
2. To establish salaries of elected officials for the terms of office to begin in April, 2008, pursuant to Sec. 60.32 of Wis. Stats.
3. To adopt the 2007 town tax levy to be paid in 2008 pursuant to Sec. 60.10(1)(a) of Wis. Stats.
PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that a Special Town Board Meeting will immediately follow the Special Town Meeting of the Electors for the following purpose:
1. Discussion and adoption of the 2008 Budget for the Town of Taycheedah.
Dated this 13th day of November, 2007. Brenda A. Schneider, Town Clerk
The Town of Taycheedah conducted a public hearing for the purpose of presenting the 2008 Proposed Budget on Monday, December 3rd, 2007, at 7:00 p.m., at the Town Hall. Town Board members in attendance were Chairman Jerry Guelig, Supervisors Tim Simon, Mike Wirtz, Jim Bertram and John Abler, Clerk Brenda Schneider and Treasurer Kathy Diederich. Approximately twenty-eight residents were in attendance.
The Town Board met on November 5th and November 12th, 2007, for budget workshop meetings. The draft 2008 Budget was reviewed and revised by the Board in preparation for the Budget Hearing.
The Town Chairman, Jerry Guelig, called the public hearing to order. The proposed 2008 Budget was presented and reviewed. The residents questioned several line items contained in the budget.
Chairman Guelig declared the public hearing closed at 7:58 pm.
SPECIAL MEETING OF THE ELECTORS
The Chairman called to order the Special Meeting of the Electors, pursuant to Section 60.12(1)(c) of Wis. Stats., at 7:58 pm, for the purpose of approving the salaries of elected officials and adopt the 2008 tax levy. It was noted that the proposed 2008 Highway Expenditures does not exceed $5,000.00 per mile and therefore does not require elector approval.
The 2008 Budget proposes to establish the salaries of the elected officials as follows:
• Supervisors/elected even years-no increase for 2008 ($3,757.00 each).
Jim Huck motioned to establish the salary for the Supervisors elected in even years at a gross of $2,818.00 each, seconded by Neal Nett. The motion failed by a show of hands vote. Mike Sabel motioned to establish the salary for the Supervisors elected in the even years at a gross of $3,757.00 each, seconded by Earl Jewett. Motion carried by a show of hands vote.
Bill Gius motioned to adopt the 2008 tax levy of $451,263.91, the maximum allowed by State law, seconded by Mike Sabel. Motion carried by a show of hands vote.
Jim Costello motioned to adjourn the Special Meeting of the Electors at 8:22 pm, seconded by Dan Freund. Motion carried by a show of hands vote.
SPECIAL TOWN BOARD MEETING
Chairman Jerry Guelig called the special meeting of the Town Board to order at 8:22 pm. The purpose of the meeting was for the Board to discuss and adopt the 2008 Budget.
John Abler motioned to adopt the 2008 Proposed Budget as presented, seconded by Jim Bertram. Motion carried (5-0).
Jerry Guelig motioned to adjourn the Special Town Board meeting at 8:24 pm, seconded by Mike Wirtz. Motion carried (5-0).
Brenda A. Schneider
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