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TOWN OF MUKWA

E8514 Weyauwega Rd., Northport  Phone/Fax 982-9890

 

Phone/Fax  920 982-9890

www.mukwa.us   clerk@mukwa.us

 

Click here for April 2019 Calendar

 

 

TOWN OF MUKWA

E8514 Weyauwega Rd., Northport  Phone/Fax 982-9890

www.mukwa.us

 

April 23, 2019         6:30 p.m.

 

 

ANNUAL MEETING AGENDA

 

Annual Meeting Chairperson calls meeting to order.

 

Pledge of Allegiance

                                                           

 

Roll call of officers.

 

It is understood, that in Accordance with Town of Mukwa Ordinance 10-05, this Meeting will Adhere to Robert’s Rules of Order.

 

Notification of this meeting was Published in the Press Star on April 11th & April 18th and posted in the three designated places on March 8, 2019.

 

 

Minutes of the April 24, 2018 Annual Meeting Reviewed & Approved.

 

2018 Annual Report Reviewed & Approved.     

 

Old Business:

            a.

            b.

            c.

 

Additions to Agenda – Old Business:

            a.

            b.

            c.

 

New Business:

            a.

            b.

            c.

 

Any Other New Business:

 

Set Date for 2020 Annual Meeting:  April 14th (Monthly Board Meeting)or April 21st  – 6:30 p.m. – Mukwa Town Hall.

 

Motion to Adjourn 2019 Annual Meeting.

 

 

 

                                                /s/Jeannette Zielinski, Municipal Clerk

                                                            Town of Mukwa

 

POSTED:        April 19, 2019

 

MONTHLY TOWN BOARD MEETING AGENDA  

April 9, 2019 – 6:00 p.m.

 

Chairperson calls meeting to order.

Roll call of officers.

It is understood, that in Accordance with Town of Mukwa Ordinance 10-05, this Meeting will Adhere to Robert’s Rules of Order.

Notification of this Meeting was given to the Press on March 29, 2019 and the Final Agenda was posted in the three designated places on April 5, 2019.

 

1.  Approve:  February 12, 2019, Monthly Town Board Meeting Minutes;

 

2.  Treasurer:  Monthly Treasurer’s Report – March

                                               

3. Budget/Vouchers:    Approval and Payments of Vouchers 27558 through 27599, with Exception of Void Check #27576, dated March 13, 2019 through April 9, 2019, and Direct Withdrawals of Social Security, Medicare & Federal Tax of $1,042.98, Wisconsin Quarterly Withholding of $291.04 & the March 14th We Energies Invoice of $832.60; for a total of $38,557.53

 

Showing of Hands for Public Forum – Keep Subject and Question Brief.

4.  Town of Mukwa Residents – Five Minute Public Forum.

 

5.  Animal Control Officer/s:  (a)Animal Report Forms  (b)Citation Letter/s Issued in Past Month: 

 

6.  Building Inspector Report: 

 

7.  ATV/UTV Routes:  Discussion

 

8. Plan Commission: (a)March 20th & March 27th Meeting Follow-Up – Farmland Preservation Meeting; (b)Next Meeting/Topic Scheduled

 

9.  Town Hall:  Stair Lift

 

10.  Roads:  (a)Monthly Report; 

                    (b)Equipment-Report/Repairs/Purchases Needed;

                    (c)Oakwood Estates – Oakwood Lane

                    (d)Broadway/Mechanic/Market Streets – (a)Ditching/Culverts (b)Parking Issues

                    (e)Waupaca County Highway Department – 2019-2020 Salt Order Form

                    (f)Resolution Declaring Emergency – Ebert Rd

                    (g)2019 Road Construction Projects Discussion

                                              

11.   Waupaca County Zoning & Other Meetings/Training:

 Attended:  

Upcoming; (1)April 9th @ 9:00 a.m. – Waupaca County Planning & Zoning Hearing on Ordinance Revisions – Courthouse, Room 1068 (2)April 11th @ 10:00 a.m. – Waupaca County Traffic Safety Commission Meeting – Courthouse, Room 1037

 

12.  Correspondence Received: 

 

13.  Motion to Adjourn            

 

 

/s/Jeannette Zielinski, Municipal Clerk                                       www.mukwa.us

Published: April 4, 2019 Press Star – Legal Notice            Final Agenda Posted/Town Website:  April 5, 2019

 

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Town of Mukwa
E8514 Weyauwega Rd, New London, 54961
Phone/Fax:      920 982-9890
www.mukwa.us     clerk@mukwa.us

 

NOTICE of ROAD CLOSURE – EFFECTIVE March 23, 2019

EBERT ROAD FROM DEY ROAD TO HUNTLEY ROAD

Please note that Ebert Road from Dey Road to Huntley Road has been closed due to high water washing portions of the road away.  We do not have a date when the portion of this road will be reopened.
The Town Board will be monitoring & assessing & will attempt to get the road reopened as soon as possible.
If you have any questions, feel free to contact Town Chair Jim Curns at 982-2168 or Supervisor Lee Shaw at 982-9800.
/s/Jeannette Zielinski, Municipal Clerk
Town of Mukwa

Posted:  March 23, 2019
www.mukwa.us

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PUBLISH LEGALS – April 11, 2019

 

TOWN OF MUKWA

E8514 Weyauwega Rd., New London, WI 54961

Phone/Fax 920 982-9890

 

Notice of Board of Review for the Town of Mukwa

          NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of Review for the Town of Mukwa of Waupaca County shall hold its first meeting on the 30th day of April, 2019 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. (for a minimum of 2 hours) at the Mukwa Town Hall, E8514 Weyauwega Road, Northport.  Please be advised of the following requirements to appear before the Board of Review & procedural requirements if appearing before the Board:

1. No person will be allowed to appear before the Board of Review, to testify to the Board by telephone or to contest the amount of any assessment of real or personal property if the person has refused a reasonable written request by certified mail of the Assessor to enter onto property to conduct an exterior view such property being assessed.

2. After the first meeting of the Board of Review and before the Board’s final adjournment, no person who is scheduled to appear before the Board of Review may contact, or provide information to a member of the Board about the person’s objection except at a session of the Board.  Open Book shall occur no less than 7 days prior to the Board of Review.

3.The Board of Review may not hear an objection to the amount or valuation of property unless, at least 48 hours before the first scheduled  meeting of the Board, the objector provides to the Board’s Clerk written or oral notice of an intent to file an objection, except that upon a showing of good cause & the submission of a written objection, the Board shall waive that requirement during the first two (2) hours of the Board’s first scheduled meeting, & the Board may waive that requirement up to the end of the 5th day of the session or up to the end of the final day of the session if the session is less than five (5) days with proof of extraordinary circumstances for failure to meet the 48-hour notice requirement & failure to appear before the Board of Review during the first two (2) hours of the first scheduled meeting.

4. Objections to the amount or valuation of property shall first be made in writing & filed with the Clerk of the Board of Review within the first two (2) hours of the Board’s first scheduled meeting, except that, upon evidence of extraordinary circumstances, the Board may waive that requirement up to the end of the 5th day of the session or up to the end of the final day of the session if the session is less than five (5) days. The Board may require objections to the amount or valuation of property to be submitted on forms approved by the Department of Revenue, & the Board shall require that any forms include stated valuations of the property in question. Persons who own land & improvements to that land may object to the aggregate valuation of that land & improvements to that land, but no person who owns land & improvements to that may object only to the valuation of that land or only to the valuation of improvements to that land.  No person may be allowed in any action or proceedings to question the amount or valuation of property unless the written objection has been filed & that person in good faith presented evidence to the Board in support of the objections & made full disclosure before the Board, under oath, of all of that person’s property liable to assessment in the district & the value of that property.  The requirement that objections be in writing may be waived by express action of the Board.

5. When appearing before the Board of Review, the objecting person shall specify in writing the person’s estimate of the value of the land & of the improvements that are the subject of the person’s objection & specify the information that the person used to arrive at that estimate.

6. No person may appear before the Board of Review, testify to the Board by telephone, or object to a valuation if that valuation was made by the assessor or the objector using the income method of valuation, unless the person supplies the Assessor with all the information about income & expenses, as specified in the Assessor’s manual under Sec. 73.03(2a) of the Wis. Statutes, that the Assessor requests.  The Town of Mukwa has an Ordinance for the confidentiality of information about income & expenses that is provided to the Assessor under this paragraph that provides exceptions for persons using information in the discharge of duties imposed by law or the duties of their officer or by order of a court.  The information that is provided under this paragraph, unless a court determined that it is inaccurate, is not subject to the right of inspection and copying under Sec. 19.35(1) of Wis. Statutes.

7. The Board shall hear upon oath, by telephone, all ill or disabled persons who present to the Board a letter from a physician, surgeon or osteopath that confirms their illness or disability.  No other persons may testify by telephone unless the Board, in its discretion, has determined to grant a property owner’s or their representative’s request to testify under oath by telephone or written statement.

8. No person may appear before the Board of Review, testify to the Board by telephone, or contest the amount of any assessment unless, at least 48 hours before the first meeting of the Board, or at least 48 hours before the objection is heard if the objection is allowed under s.70.47 (3) (a), Wis. Stats., that person provides to the Clerk of the Board of Review notice as to whether the person will ask for the removal of a member of the Board of Review &, if so, which member, & provides a reasonable estimate of the length of time the hearing will take.

            Persons wishing to appear before the Board of Review must file an Objection Form with the Town Clerk.  Forms and instructions are available at the Clerk’s office-Mukwa Town Hall, E8514 Weyauwega Rd, Northport, by email, clerk@mukwa.us or call 982-9890Persons are encouraged to discuss their objections with the Town’s Assessor prior to their appearance at the Board of Review.  Preuss Appraisal-Larry Preuss -  920 244-7635

 

                                                Notice is hereby given this 8th day of March, 2019 by:

 

                                                                        /s/Jeannette Zielinski, Municipal Clerk

                                                                           Town of Mukwa

                                                                       

The above notice was posted in the following locations:

(1)Mukwa Town Hall, (2)Northport Convenience Center, (3)Bean City Bar & Grill, (4)Mukwa Town Hall Door.

(5)Town of Mukwa Website:  www.mukwa.us on March 8, 2019

                                                /s/Jeannette Zielinski, Clerk, Town of Mukwa

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 Town of Mukwa
E8514 Weyauwega Rd, New London, 54961
Phone/Fax:      920 982-9890
www.mukwa.us

 

NOTICE TOWN OF MUKWA RESIDENTS

ANNUAL TOWN MEETING

Tuesday, April 23, 2019
6:30 p.m.
Mukwa Town Hall
E8514 Weyauwega Road, Northport

/s/Jeannette Zielinski, Municipal Clerk

 

Posted:  March 8, 2019
Publish: Press Star – Legal Notice – April 11th & April 18th

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TOWN OF MUKWA

E8514 Weyauwega Rd., New London, WI 54961

Phone/Fax 920 982-9890
www.mukwa.us

TOWN OF MUKWA TAXPAYERS

NOTICE OF OPEN BOOK & BOARD OF REVIEW

 

Prior to the meeting of the Board of Review & pursuant to s. 70.45 Wis. Stats., the assessment roll for the year 2019 will be open for inspection and examination.  Instructional material about the assessment, how to file an objection, & Board of Review procedures under Wisconsin law will be available at that time.  It is recommended that you discuss your assessment with the Assessor prior to making an appointment to appear before the Board of Review. 

The Assessor will be available for Open Book on: 
Friday, April 12, 2019 from 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
To be held at the Mukwa Town Hall, E8514 Weyauwega Road, Northport.

Board of Review:  Tuesday, April 30, 2019 starting at 5:00 p.m. (minimum of 2 hours).  Persons wishing to be heard by the Board of Review must file an Objection Form and make an appointment with the Town Clerk.  Please call Town of Mukwa Clerk, Jeannette Zielinski at 982-9890.  

                                                                        /s/Jeannette Zielinski, Municipal Clerk
Town of Mukwa

Posted:  March 8, 2019
Published:  Press Star – Legal – March 28, 2019
Town Website:   www.mukwa.us

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DON’T FORGET TO LICENSE YOUR DOG

**Please make out a separate check for your dog license fee

along with proof of rabies vaccine & send with your tax check.

 

                    The owner of a dog more than 5 months of age on January 1st of any

                    year or 5 months of age within the license year, shall annually, or on

                    or before the dog becomes 5 months of age, pay the dog license tax

                    and obtain a license.  Dog licenses are due by April 1st of each year.

                    After that date, there will be a late fee of $5.00 per dog, plus the cost

                    of the license.  THERE ARE NO FORMS TO FILL OUT BUT:

                    Three things to remember:

                    1.  Send or bring your rabies certificate.

                    2.  $3.00 for spayed/neutered -- $8.00 if not.

                    3.  A self-addressed stamped envelope for the return of the license (tag),

                    and your rabies certificate.

                    Mail/Drop Off:  Treasurer, Brenda Grove,

                    E8514 Weyauwega Road, New London, WI 54961

 

Posted:  November 10, 2018

www.mukwa.us

 

Publish: Legal with Box – December 20th & 27th  

 

 

WAUPACA COUNTY 2018 BOAT LAUNCH STICKERS AVAILABLE

 

BOAT LAUNCH FEES


 

Boat launch fees are $5 per day or purchase an annual sticker which is $25 for in-county residents and $35 for out-of-county residents.  The annual sticker goes on the inside of your vehicle windshield.   

Second stickers are $10.  In order to get a second sticker for $10, BOTH VEHICLES must be registered to the same person or same address (copy of registrations are required).  

The County boat launch passes are good for Gills Landing and Shaws Landing on the Wolf River, Little Wolf Boat Launch on the Manawa Mill Pond, and Columbia, Taylor, Dake, Miner, and McCrossen Lakes on the Chain O'Lakes.

For more information contact the Parks Department at 715-258-6243 or e-mail
parks@co.waupaca.wi.us

 

Jeannette Zielinski, Town of Mukwa Municipal Clerk has the County Boat Launch Stickers available during office hours.  I am usually in the Town Hall Monday – Thursday in the evening (I also work at the New London Housing Authority) and on Friday.  Feel free to email me:  clerk@mukwa.us or leave me a message at 982-9890 to set-up a time to stop in.

 

 

 

 

 

Published:  December 7, 2017 Press Star – Legal Notice

Final Agenda Posted/Town Website:  December 8, 2017                     www.mukwa.us

 

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NOTICE:  Town of Mukwa Residents

 

VACATION OF PORTIONS OF STREETS & ALLEYS

 

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that a Public Hearing shall be held at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, August 8, 2017, at the Mukwa Town Hall, E8514 Weyauwega Road, New London, Wisconsin for the consideration of the Preliminary Resolution to Vacate Portions of Streets & Alleys which was adopted by the Town Board at the June 13, 2017 Monthly Town Board Meeting.

            A copy of the maps showing the streets & alleys to be vacated & discontinued is available in the Clerk’s Office, by email or mail & on the Town Website

            Any person who wishes to object to the proposed vacation of these streets and/or alleys may be heard at this Public Hearing.

            If you have any questions, please contact Clerk, Jeannette Zielinski at clerk@mukwa.us or 982-9890.

                                                                        /s/Jeannette Zielinski, Municipal Clerk

                                                                                    Town of Mukwa

Posted:  June 23, 2017

Publish:  Legal Notice – New London Press-Star:  July 13th, 20th & 27th 

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NOTICE:  Town of Mukwa Residents
Notice of Monthly Board Meeting Date Change

The Date of Mukwa Monthly Town Board Meetings will change starting in June.  The Start Time will not change – Meetings will still start at 6:00 p.m.

The Town of Mukwa Monthly Board Meeting will be held the second Tuesday of each month instead of the third Monday.

The next Monthly Board Meeting will be Monday, May 15th and then switch to the second Tuesday starting in June.  June’s Monthly Board Meeting will be held on Tuesday, June 13th.

If you have any questions, please contact Clerk, Jeannette Zielinski at clerk@mukwa.us or 982-9890.
/s/Jeannette Zielinski, Municipal Clerk
Town of Mukwa
Posted:  April 18, 2017
www.mukwa.us
Publish:  Press Star – Legal Notice – May 4th & June 1st

 

 

 

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Link to Waupaca County Website to look up your Tax History