Town of Wheaton Planning Commission
Thursday, February 16, 2017
Wheaton Fire Station at 6:00 PM
3800 39th Street
Elk Mound, WI 54739
1. Affidavit of Notice of Meeting per Wisconsin Statute 19.84
2. Call the Meeting to Order and Pledge of Allegiance and Moment of Silence
3. Roll Call ____ Nate LaBelle ____ Mike McGinley ____ Gary Bodenburg
____Alice Droske ____Wayne Miller ____Tom Piercy ___Gary De Moe
4. Approval of Agenda
5. Secretary's Report - No minutes need to be read. This is a special meeting on "ordinances only."
6. Public Comments (Limit 5 minutes per speaker)
7. Old Business
a) Discuss/Act/Review. Ordinance 24, Official Map Ordinance - more quotes are to be given on installing an Official Map at the Wheaton Fire Station
b) Discuss/Act/Review. Ordinance 11, Sub-division Control Ordinance.
Further discussion needed on cul-du-sacs, hammer-heads. Tom will check
with Mark B. about hammer-head dimensions. Also: Do hammer-heads belong
in Chapter 8, Driveway/Roadway/Mailbox Ordinance? For further information on Ord. 11 --- see Chippewa County Chapter 38 and Chippewa County Comprehensive Plan.
c) Discuss/Act/Review. Ordinance 7, Traffic Ordinance. We need to
adopt. (ACT 377 was adopted by the WTB on 12/9/14)
d) Review/Discuss/Act. Ordinance 12. Minimum Standard Housing Ordinance.
On 11/3/15 the WPC notes state: "Will review with town's attorney whether
to keep this Ordinance or not." Needs further discussion. (WPC discussed
scrapping this Ordinance on 11/3/15.)
8. New Business
a) Review/Discuss/Act. Ordinance 15. Disturbing the Public
Peace/Prohibition of Noises. On 11/3/15 WPC meeting notes state:
"Will review with town's attorney." (WPC discussed scrapping
this Ordinance on 11/3/15.)
b) Review/Discuss/Act. Ordinance 17. Commercial District - Minimum
Lot Size. Needs further review.
c) Review/Discuss/Act. Ordinance 18. Ordinance for Hotel/Motel Room
Tax. The 12/1/15 WPC meeting notes state: "LaBelle recommended
tabling discussion of this Ordinance as there is new information
coming forth that needs to be reviewed." Needs further discussion.
d) Review/Discuss/Act. Ordinance 20. Insufficient Funds for Checks.
Chippewa Cty. does not have. SS403.414 (If a specific amount is to
be set, then we need this Ordinance.)
e) Review/Discuss/Act. Discussion on an "Ethics Ordinance". State Statue
19.59 is the State Ethics Ordinance. I will share information of what was
taught at the Ethics & Open Government Laws for Planning Body Members,
f) Review/Discuss/Act. Discussion on a "Tiny Home Ordinance".
9. Set potential agenda items for next month
10. Next meeting date - March 7, 2017