Town of Oulu
Regular Board Meeting December 11, 2019 ~ 6:45 p.m. – 7:09 p.m. Town Hall
Sandra Rantala, chairperson, called the December 11, 2019, Town of Oulu regular board meeting to order at 6:45 p.m. at the Town Hall.
Members present: Jonathan Hamilton, Klaus Nieder, Sandra Rantala, and Diana Reijo, clerk and Marjorie Lahti, treasurer. Absent and excused: None. Town employee: Mike Davidson
Approval of agenda:
Motion by Hamilton, second by Nieder to approve the agenda as printed and posted. Motion carried unanimously by voice vote.
Motion by Nieder, second by Hamilton to approve the consent agenda:
Approve general fund vouchers 12935-12959 ACH 414–ACH 417
Minutes of the November 13, 2019 regular board meeting, November 19, 2019 budget meeting, December 5 board meeting and December 5, 2019 highway committee meeting
Motion carried unanimously by voice vote.
T rea sur er ’s Repor t: – General – $100,490.51 Tax Account $ 1,596.26
Community groups or individuals:
Jennifer Dull – Bus route/turn around on Muskeg Road
New Business: Ambulance/Fire Contract:
Motion by Nieder, second by Hamilton to approve the 2020 ambulance contract for $7,403.92 and the
2020 fire contract for $9,767.59 with the Town of Iron River. Motion carried unanimously by voice vote.
Sign for Solid Waste Transfer Site:
Motion by Hamilton, second by Nieder to authorize Rodney Johnson’s 4-H woodworking club members to make a new sign for the Solid Waste Transfer Site. Motion carried unanimously by voice vote.
Motion by Hamilton, second by Nieder to amend the motion to include pay for the needed materials. Motion carried unanimously by voice vote.
Appointment of election inspectors:
Motion by Nieder, second by Hamilton to approve the names of the election inspectors as recommended by the clerk for a two-year term, effective January 1, 2020 through December 31,
- Motion carried unanimously by voice vote. Election inspectors include Michelle Dawson
(chief inspector), Donna Lehto (chief inspector), Barbara Tapani (chief inspector), Bonnie Rantala, Phyllis Beeksma, Johanna Johnson and Diana Reijo (chief inspector/clerk).
Motion by Hamilton, second by Nieder to accept North Wisconsin Assessment Services contract as presented ($10,000 base plus supplies). Motion carried unanimously by voice vote.
Road maintenance/cemetery/park report:
Park and cemetery are closed for the winter
Maintaining snowplowing roads and driveways
Need to push back snowbanks at intersections and bridge approaches
To date, no park proposals have been received
December 11, 2019 Regular Board Meeting
Willow Animal Hospital – Vaccination Clinic – January 11, 2020 – 9-11 a.m. at the Oulu own Hall
Date/s for Next Meeting/s:
Board Meeting scheduled for Thursday, December 26, 2019, at the town garage, beginning at 8:00 a.m.
Regular Board Meeting scheduled for January 8, 2020, at the town hall, beginning at 6:45 p.m.
Bills will be reviewed at 6:30 p.m.
Motion by Rantala, second by Hamilton to adjourn. Meeting adjourned at 7:09 p.m. Respectfully Submitted,
Diana Reijo, Clerk