Regular City Council Meeting Held
July 14, 2020
The Meeting was held via WebEx
Meeting called to order at 5:30 PM by Mayor Erik Guenard.
Roll Call: Saari-Present, Thomas-Present, Stutz-present, Morzenti-present.
It was attested by the Clerk that the Agenda had been posted at the City Hall, Montreal and Gile Post Office, the two local radio stations, City Website and the Iron County Miner.
Motion by Saari, supported by Stutz to approve the Agenda as written. Motion Carried. All Ayes.
Motion by Saari, supported by Morzenti to approve the Minutes for the Regular Monthly Meeting of June 9, 2020. Motion Carried. All Ayes.
Motion by Saari, supported by Thomas to approve the June Financial Statement and bills written for July. Motion Carried. All Ayes
Cash on Hand June 1, 2020 80,606.73 Receipts 19,350.00
Cash on Hand July 1, 2020 66,784.95
Motion by Thomas, supported by Stutz to approve a Liquor License to St. Nicks Pub with the same stipulation as other liquor license applications. Any delinquent bills must be paid within 90 days or license will be revoked. Motion Carried. Roll Call-All yes
Discussion was held on refinancing a loan from a street project on Illinois Ave. The loan is due in August with $60,000.00 owed on the loan. The Clerk gave rates with different financial institutions. Motion by Morzenti, supported by Saari to refinance the loan for a 4 year term in the amount of $60,000.00 at a rate of 2.95% with Chippewa Valley Bank. Motion Carried. Roll Call-All yes
Motion by Stutz, supported by Thomas to adopt Resolution #0714, Compliance Maintenance Annual Report. Motion Carried. Roll Call-All Yes.
James Smith came to the Council with a request for a variance to build a garage on his residence, 42 Oshkosh. He would like permission for a variance in the height of the garage from 15’ maximus per ordinance to 19’3”. There was discussion from council members and resident Ian Shackleford who lives on 33 Oshkosh. Mr. Shackleford has concerns of the neighbors not being able to see the Gile Flowage. Motion by Thomas, supported by Stutz to grant variance for garage on 42 Oshkosh. Motion Carried. Roll Call-All yes.
FOREMAN REPORT-Foreman is on vacation
Motion by Thomas, supported by Morzenti to adjourn meeting. Meeting adjourned at 6:16 PM
Respectfully submitted by,