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City of Medford Common Council Meeting Minutes Monday, March 11, 2019; 6:00 PM

City of Medford Common Council Meeting Minutes

Monday, March 11, 2019; 6:00 PM

Council Chambers, City Hall

639 South Second Street, Medford, WI

 

{Subject to Council Approval}

 

Call to Order/Roll Call

 

Mayor Mike Wellner called the meeting to order with the following members present: Dave J. Brandner, Laura Holmes, Greg Knight, Peggy Kraschnewski, Christine Weix, Dave Roiger, Mike Bub, and Clem Johnson.

 

Pledge of Allegiance

 

Alderperson Roiger began the meeting by leading the group in the reciting of the “Pledge of Allegiance”.

 

Open Meeting Law Compliance

 

Mayor Wellner announced that this was an open meeting of the Common Council. Notice of this meeting was given to the public at least 24 hours in advance of the meeting by forwarding the complete agenda to the official City newspaper, The Star News, and to all news media that have requested the same as well as posting. Copies of the complete agenda were available for inspection at the City Clerk’s Office. Anyone desiring information as to forthcoming meetings should contact the City Clerk’s Office.

 

City Personnel Present

 

The following City personnel were present:  City Clerk Ginny Brost, and Street & Water Superintendent Joe Harris.  Coordinator/Public Works Director John Fales and City Attorney Courtney Graff were excused absences.

 

Visitors Present

 

Visitors present were Brian Wilson-Star News, Moises Morales Blunco, Mayra Gasca, Kodrigo Rodriguez, Kai Balla, Ashayla Lee, Kelly Dahl, Nicholas Ludwig, Lauryn Anderson, Olivia Steinman, Carson Church, Abby Sova, Marissa Fronk, Alicia Kawa, Karli Nelson, Ellie Grunwald, Emily Dassow, Emett Grunwald, Jaeden Butkus, Jordaan Clark, Owen Wipf, Michael Eramum, Hayden Johnson, Kevin Damm, Jarod Jochimsen, Dylan Leu, and Ty Baker.

 

Citizens & Delegations Comments

 

No citizens or delegations addressed the Council.

 

Sale of City-owned Land

 

Council, at its February 19, 2019 Closed Session meeting, approved the sale of 10 acres of City-owned land located in Industrial Park #2 on the east side of Pep’s Drive to the Farmers Union Co-op Transport, Inc. for $2,000.00 per acre or $20,000.00 with the approval contingent upon the following:  (1)  A signed offer to purchase.  (2)  A signed business developer’s agreement.  All of the above is contingent upon Plan Commission approval of the sale of the land.  The Plan Commission, at its March 4, 2019 meeting, approved the sale of the above property.

 

It was noted that the developer's agreement is still being finalized.  Council would like to review the developer's agreement prior to its signing.

 

Dave Roiger moved, Clem Johnson seconded a motion to approve the sale of 10 acres of land located in Industrial Park #2 on the east side of Pep’s Drive to the Farmers Union Co-op Transport, Inc. for $2,000.00 per acre or $20,000.00 with the approval contingent upon the following:  (1)  A signed offer to purchase.  (2)  A signed business developer’s agreement.   Roll Call Vote:  Dave J. Brandner-Yes; Laura Holmes-Yes; Greg Knight-Yes; Peggy Kraschnewski-Yes; Christine Weix-Yes; Dave Roiger-Yes; Mike Bub-Yes; Clem Johnson-Yes (8 Yes; 0 No) Motion Carried.

 

 

Adjourn to Committee of the Whole

 

Clem Johnson moved, Dave Roiger seconded a motion to adjourn the Committee of the Whole meeting at 6:05 PM.  All in favor:  All Aye.  Motion Carried.  Meeting Adjourned to Committee of the Whole.

 

Respectfully Submitted,

 

Virginia Brost

City Clerk, WCPC/MMC

 

 

Council Approval:  ________________

 

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