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Town Board Meeting
May 08, 2018

Town Board Meeting – Jackson Town Hall

May 8, 2018  6:30 PM


            Attending:  George Benish, Larry Borud, Gordon Addy, Delores Benish, Candy Pegler

            Guests:  6


Call to Order by Chairman Benish at 6:30 PM

Open Meeting Compliance Certification this meeting:  Notice posted 3 places 5/5/18 and 5/7/18 on Town website by C Pegler


            Agenda:  Motion by Borud to approve;  Second by Addy   -M/C

            Minutes:  Motion by Addy to approve minutes of 4/10, 4/18 and 4/21/18 ;  Second by Borud  -M/C

            Bills Approval:  Motion by Borud to approve bills as presented on check #s: 11101-11123 for a total amount of $ 30,756.10:  Second by Addy  -M/C                

Treasurer’s report read and filed.


New Business (all votes were by voice vote)

  • Motion by Benish to hire outside professional to work on the Town’s storage shed building plans with the Town Board and not to exceed $2,400 in fees;  Second by Borud  -M/C
  • Motion by Benish to continue with the ATV/UTV ordinance process and negotiate signage policy prior to adopting ordinance;  Second by Borud  -M/C  Ayes-Benish, Borud  Nays-Addy


Unfinished Business (all votes were by voice vote)

  • Motion by Borud to pursue 2018 road projects as presented on maintenance expenditures report; Second by Addy  -M/C



  • OB/BOR dates:  Open Book – 6/11/18  Board of Review – 6/18/18  3 – 5pm
  • ATV/UTV Ordinance:  questions on signage regarding what signs needed and costs; County will have issues with the current map; Board has some reservations regarding safety, and Town costs; roads can be closed by the Town if deemed necessary.
  •  EMS/Fire District updates:  EMS has changed plans due to the need of a sprinkler system in new facility; proposal still on hold due to Marquette County Board personnel changes.  Fire District will need to purchase a new main engine at an approximate cost of $500,000.
  • 2018 Road Projects:  Seal coating to be done on 1st Ct, S Fern Ln & Fern Ln, 2nd Ct, 2nd Ave, Fern Ave and Freedom Rd;  discussion on changing LRIP project
  • Roads Report:  patching to be done when possible, storage shed driveway graveled; 2nd Ave okay with no water issues yet;  East end of Fox Ave by 3rd, getting soft since fiber optic installation by phone company.



  • Motionby Borud to adjourn, second by Addy      – Meeting adjourned 7:48pm



C. Pegler


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