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TOWN OF MUKWA

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

www.mukwa.us

 

PUBLIC BUDGET HEARING
November 13, 2018             5:30 p.m.

Chairperson calls meeting to order.
Pledge of Allegiance.
Roll call of officers.
Notification of this Public Hearing has been published in the New London Press Star on October 25th and posted in the three designated places on October 12, 2018.

1.  At this time we will review the Proposed 2019 Budget.

2.  Motion by Board to adjourn the Public Budget Hearing.

SPECIAL TOWN MEETING OF THE ELECTORS
TO BE HELD IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING THE PUBLIC BUDGET HEARING

Chairperson calls meeting to order.
Notification of this Special Town Meeting of the Electors has been published in the New London Press Star on October 25th and posted in the three designated places on October 12, 2018.

1.  To approve compensation for elected town officials for the next term of office pursuant to Sec. 60.10(1)(b)(1) of Wisconsin Statutes.

2.  To approve the 2018 Town Tax Levy to be collected in 2019 pursuant to Sec. 60.10(1)(a)  of Wisconsin Statutes.

3.  Motion to adjourn by the Electors.

 

MONTHLY TOWN BOARD MEETING AGENDA
       HELD IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING THE SPECIAL TOWN MEETING OF THE ELECTORS

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 November 4, 2018 and the Final Agenda was posted in the three designated places on November 9, 2018.

1.  Approve:  (a)October 9th Public Hearing Regarding Vacating (Narrowing) Broadway Street; (b)October 9, 2018, Monthly Town Board Meeting Minutes;

2.  Treasurer:  Monthly Treasurer’s Report – October

3. Budget/Vouchers:    (a)Move Funds to Ambulance Subsidy Account:  .24 cents; (b)Move Funds to NLFD Water Tanker Account:  .09 cents;  (c)Approval and Payments of Vouchers 27290 through 27326, dated October 10, 2018 through November 13, 2018, and Direct Withdrawals of Social Security, Medicare & Federal Tax of $914.96, & the October 10th We Energies Invoice of $257.51 & the November 8th We Energies Invoice of $313.60; for a total of $34,890.16.

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.  2019 10K Run through Mukwa – Ricki Hedtke

8.  Plan Commission: November 14th Public Hearing to Change Classification of Land Zoned Resource Protection (RP) to Agriculture & Woodland Transition (AWT)

9.  Town Hall:  Security System Proposal – Follow-up

10.  Roads:  (a)Monthly Report; 
(b)Equipment-Report/Repairs/Purchases Needed;
(c)2018 Road Projects – Huntley Road Follow-up/Invoice Approval
(d)End of Thompson Road Right-of-Way – Follow-up
(e)Approach to Ostrander Bridge
(f)Waupaca County Highway Department – Salt & Sand/Salt Memo

11.   Waupaca County Zoning & Other Meetings/Training:
Attended:  (1)October 11th @ 10:00 a.m. – Waupaca County Traffic Safety Commission – Courthouse; (2)Wisconsin Towns Association Annual Convention – October 14th to 16th, Stevens Point; (3)November 8th @ 5:30 p.m. – Waupaca County Towns Association Meeting-Bear Creek Town Hall
Upcoming;

12.  Correspondence Received: 

13.  Motion to Adjourn            

 

/s/Jeannette Zielinski, Municipal Clerk                                       www.mukwa.us
Published: November 8, 2018 Press Star – Legal Notice            Final Agenda Posted/Town Website:  November 9, 2018

 

Tuesday, November 6, 2018
ELECTION FOR PARTISAN OFFICE & REFERENDA
Wards 1 & 2 Wards 3, 4 & 5 Total
GOVERNOR/LT. GOVERNOR
Scott Walker/Rebecca Kleefisch 289 633 922
Tony Evers/Mandela Barnes 181 359 540
Phillip Anderson/Patrick Baird 4 2 6
Michael White/Tiffany Anderson 0 1 1
Maggie Turnbull/Wil Losch 1 5 6
Arnie Enz/No Candidate 1 3 4
Write-in 0 1 1
Attorney General
Brad Schimel 284 614 898
Josh Kaul 179 364 543
Terry Larson 7 14 21
Write-in 0 0 0
Secretary of State
Jay Schroeder 275 604 879
Doug La Follette 191 382 573
Write-in 0 0 0
State Treasurer
Travis Hartwig 284 595 879
Sarah Godlewski 172 370 542
Andrew Zuelke 7 18 25
Write-in 0 0 0
United States Senator
Leah Vukmir 266 574 840
Tammy Baldwin 207 425 632
Write-in 0 1 1
Representative in Congress District 8
Mike Gallagher 317 684 1001
Beau Liegeois 152 311 463
Write-in 0 0 0
Representative to the Assembly District 40
Kevin Petersen 295 625 920
Erin Tracy 173 364
Write-in 0 0 0
Sheriff
Timothy R. Wilz 411 861 1272
Write-in 0 11 11
Clerk of Circuit Court
Terrie J Tews 403 852 1255
Write-in 0 8 8
School District of New London Referendum
Yes 242 665 907
No 147 328 475
School District of Manawa Referendum - Ward 1 & 2
Question 1 35
Yes 28
No
Question 2
Yes 32
No 31
TOTAL VOTERS 1480
ABSENTEE BALLOTS ISSUED 51 134 185

 

 

TOWN OF MUKWA
NOTICE OF PUBLIC BUDGET HEARING
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 5:30pm, Mukwa Town Hall a 
PUBLIC HEARING on the PROPOSED 2019 BUDGET for the Town of Mukwa will be held.
The proposed budget in detail is available for inspection at the Clerk's office by contacting  Clerk Zielinski
by email:  clerk@mukwa.us  or at 982-9890.  The following is a summary of the proposed 2019 Budget.
2018 2019 %
Budget Proposed Change
Budget
REVENUES
Taxes:
     General Property Taxes $420,811 $423,196 0.57%
     Other Taxes 1,306 1,306 0.00%
Intergovernmental Revenue 154,667 154,463 -0.13%
Public Charges for Services 70 70 0.00%
Licenses & Permits/Town Hall Rentals 13,610 18,070 32.77%
TV Franchise 28,000 29,000 3.57%
Town Mobile Home Share 10,750 12,000 11.63%
Recycling Grant 4,713 4,712 -0.02%
Interest/Other Town Receipts 2,800 3,125 11.61%
TOTAL REVENUE & CASH $636,727 $645,942 1.45%
Cash Balance Applied 0 0
TOTAL REVENUES $636,727 $645,942 1.45%
EXPENDITURES
General Government/Misc. Expense $131,850 $129,100 -2.09%
Public Safety 76,681 77,714 1.35%
Road Construction/Maintenance 358,511 369,503 3.07%
Street Lights 1,685 1,625 -3.56%
Recycling Expenditures 45,000 45,000 0.00%
Contingency Fund 9,000 9,000 0.00%
Revaluation Fund 2,000 2,000 0.00%
Plan Commission Fund 2,000 2,000 0.00%
Equipment Fund 10,000 10,000 0.00%
TOTAL EXPENDITURES $636,727 $645,942 1.45%
Mill rate for 2017 Tax Levy was approx $1.89.  Proposed mill rate for 2018 Tax Levy(to be paid in 2019) is approx. $1.91
NOTICE OF SPECIAL TOWN MEETING OF THE ELECTORS OF THE TOWN OF MUKWA
Notice is hereby given that on Tuesday, November 13, 2018, immediately following the completion of the 
Public Hearing on the proposed budget which begins at 5:30 p.m. at the Mukwa Town Hall, a Special
Town Meeting of the Electors called pursuant to Sec. 60.12(1)(c) of Wis. Statutes by the Town Board for the 
following purpose will be held:
1. To approve compensation for elected town officials for the next term of office pursuant to
Sec. 60.10(1)(b)(1) of Wis. Statutes
2. To approve the 2018 Town Tax Levy to be collected in 2019 pursuant to Sec. 60.10(1)(a) of Wis. Statutes. 
            The Town of Mukwa Monthly Town Board Meeting will be held immediately following the 
                                                Special Town Meeting of the Electors.
Dated the 12th  day of October, 2018.                   /s/Jeannette Zielinski, Municipal Clerk
    Town of Mukwa
Publish:  Press Star Legal Notice October 25, 2018
Posted:  October 12, 2018 www.mukwa.us

 

 

 

 

NOTICE TOWN OF MUKWA RESIDENTS

NOTICE OF:   November 6, 2018 General Election

 

LOCATION & HOURS OF POLLING PLACE

At the Election to be held on Tuesday, November 6, 2018 in the Town of Mukwa, the following polling place locations will be used for the wards indicated (if you are unsure of your Ward or Polling Location, or would like an Absentee ballot; please contact Clerk Zielinski by email: clerk@mukwa.us

or by phone:  982-9890):

                    Location                                                        Wards

                    Mukwa Town Hall                                    1 and 2

                    E8514 Weyauwega Rd, Northport

 

                    “PLEASE NOTE CHANGE IN POLLING LOCATION

 

                    Bean City Ballroom                                   3, 4 and 5

                    N2505 Bean City Road – “Enter at Side Door – Look for Signs”

 

All Polling Places will be open from 7:00 a.m. and close at 8:00 p.m.

All Polling Places are Accessible to Elderly and Disabled Voters.

Questions? Voter Registration Applications & Absentee Applications/Ballots are available by contacting:  Clerk, Jeannette Zielinski at clerk@mukwa.us or 982-9890 (please leave message-M-TH & weekends or in person 9-4:30 on Friday).  Please Remember:

Proof of identification must be provided before an absentee ballot may be issued.

 

The deadline for making application to vote absentee by mail is 5:00 p.m. on the fifth day before the election, (Thursday, November 1, 2018).

Special absentee voting application provisions apply to electors who are indefinitely confined to home or a care facility, in the military, hospitalized, or serving as a sequestered juror.  If this applies to you, contact Clerk Zielinski regarding deadlines for requesting & submitting an absentee ballot.

The first day to vote an absentee ballot in the Clerk’s Office is: Thursday, September 20, 2018.

The deadline for voting an absentee ballot in the Clerk's Office is 5:00 p.m. on

Saturday, November 3, 2018.

The Municipal Clerk will deliver voted ballots returned on or before Election day to the proper polling place or counting location before THE POLLS CLOSE ON  (Tuesday, November 6, 2018).  Any ballots received after the polls close will not be counted.

Notice of Meeting of the Local Board of Canvassers

At the close of voting on Election Day, pursuant to the provisions of Wis. Stat. § 19.84, the Election Inspectors at each polling place will convene as the Local Canvassing Board for the purpose of conducting the local canvass pursuant to Wis. Stat. § 7.51.  This meeting will be open to the public pursuant to Wis. Stat. §§ 19.81-89.

 

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

 

                                                            /s/Jeannette Zielinski, Municipal Clerk

                                                                Town of Mukwa

 

Posted:  September 17, 2018

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NOTICE:  Town of Mukwa Residents

 

The August Monthly Town Board Meeting has been changed to Tuesday, August 7th due to the August 14th Primary Election.  Meeting to start at 6:00 p.m. and to be held at the Mukwa Town Hall, E8514 Weyauwega Road, Northport

 

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 8, 2018

 

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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