Village of Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin

BOARD OF TRUSTEES MEETING

MINUTES

Monday, October 16, 2017


 
 
               
Village President, Joseph Helm, called the meeting to order at 6:39 p.m. The Pledge of Allegiance was recited.
Present: Village President Joseph Helm; Trustee Katie Kress; Trustee Randy Van Alstyne; Trustee David Glasgow; Trustee Bonnie Lemmer; Trustee Paul Tadda; Trustee Jeremy Walz
Staff Present: Village Manager Mark Fitzgerald; Village Attorney Michael Morse; Assistant Village Manager/Director of Public Works Arlyn Johnson; Village Clerk & Treasurer Janice Moyer; Director of Engineering Tom Hoffman; Director of Community Development Matt Carran; Director of Financial Services Jason Kaczmarek; Director of Utilities Jeff Nettesheim; Director of Protective Services Anna Ruzinski; Director of Library Services Karol Kennedy
REPORTS AND PRESENTATIONS
 
Village Centre BID Board Report
Barb Watters gave the report.
 
Old Falls Village will host their Halloween Family Fun Night on October 20th and 21st 
Trustee Jeremy Walz presented a PowerPoint.
  
 
Menomonee Falls Public Library Report
Trustee Paul Tadda gave the report.  
 
  
 
CONSENT AGENDA
 
  Motion by Trustee Bonnie Lemmer, second by Trustee Jeremy Walz to approve the Consent Agenda items as presented.
 
Operator’s Licenses as listed:
  Madeline Baier Kristeen Dietrich Jessica Franklin
  Samantha Heritsch Ameen Khan Kristine Meinhardt
  Stephen Mork Ashley Schroedel Aliia Shafigullina
  Amber Sorgent Elizabeth Spenner Renata Thekan
  Isabel Woller    
 
Bill approval for September 2017 in the amount of $4,313,829.96   
 
  Vote: 7 - 0 Motion Carried
 
COMMITTEE AND COMMISSION REPORTS
 
GENERAL GOVERNMENT COMMITTEE
 
Operator's License Application - Ceara Jackson   
 
  Motion by Trustee Jeremy Walz, second by Trustee David Glasgow to deny the issuance of an Operator's License for Ceara Jackson on the grounds that the applicant has been convicted of a felony that substantially relates to the licensed activity.
  Vote: 6 - 1 Motion Carried
 
Nay: Trustee Jeremy Walz
 
Ordinance Amending or Repealing Various Provisions of the Municipal Code to Eliminate Certain Licenses and Related Fees and to Create Regulations Related to Special Events

Village Attorney Morse presented a revised draft to the Village Board.  The draft included a change on Page 4 that listed an end time for special events of 11:00 p.m. and an additional change on Page 6 that listed an end time of 10:00 p.m.for music or amplified sound.
  
 
  Motion by Trustee Jeremy Walz, second by Trustee David Glasgow to approve an ordinance amending or repealing various provisions of the Municipal Code to eliminate certain licenses and related fees and to create regulations related to special events. (Ordinance No. 698-O-17) 
  Vote: 7 - 0 Motion Carried
 
UTILITIES AND PUBLIC WORKS COMMITTEE
 
Termination of Agreement for a Holding Tank Agreement between the Village of Menomonee Falls and FRED-Jade, LLC   
 
  Motion by Trustee Bonnie Lemmer, second by Trustee Katie Kress approve the termination of an agreement for a Holding Tank Agreement between the Village of Menomonee Falls and FRED-Jade, LLC.
  Vote: 7 - 0 Motion Carried
 
Award of Contract for Grand Ave Bio Retention Pond Project No. 74016   
 
  Motion by Trustee Bonnie Lemmer, second by Trustee Katie Kress to approve the Award of Contract for Grand Ave Bio Retention Pond Project No. 74016, to the low bidder, Blaze Landscape Contracting, Inc. in the amount of $159,663.000.  Funding for this project was approved as part of the 2016 Capital Budget by the Village Board as part of the Grand Avenue Storm Sewer Replacement project.  The Village also received $123,000 in grant funding for this project from the Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District (MMSD) under their Green Solutions program.
  Vote: 7 - 0 Motion Carried
 
           
Development Agreement between the Village of Menomonee Falls and Brook-Falls Ventures, LLC   
 
  Motion by Trustee Bonnie Lemmer, second by Trustee Katie Kress to approve a Development Agreement between the Village of Menomonee Falls and Brook-Falls Ventures, LLC for the installation of water main as part of the Brookfalls Veterinary Clinic Development, subject to approval of the exhibits by the Director of Engineering and Development.
  Vote: 7 - 0 Motion Carried
 
Development Agreement between the Village of Menomonee Falls and United Financial Group, Inc.   
 
  Motion by Trustee Bonnie Lemmer, second by Trustee Katie Kress to approve a Development Agreement between the Village of Menomonee Falls and United Financial Group, Inc for the installation of water main as part of the future Highlands at Aero Park Development, subject to approval of the exhibits by Director of Engineering and Development. 
  Vote: 7 - 0 Motion Carried
 
Ordinance Repealing and Recreating Section 106-107 of the Municipal Code   
 
  Motion by Trustee Bonnie Lemmer, second by Trustee Katie Kress to approve an ordinance repealing and recreating Section 106-107 of the Municipal Code relating to restrictions on heavy traffic operating on certain streets in the Village of Menomonee Falls.  (Ordinance No. 699-O-17)
  Vote: 7 - 0 Motion Carried
 
It was noted that the Committee of the Whole meeting was scheduled and noticed to begin following a short break.
 
ADJOURNMENT
 
  Motion by Trustee Jeremy Walz, second by Trustee David Glasgow to adjourn the meeting. 
  Vote: 7 - 0 Motion Carried
 
  Village Board Meeting adjourned at 7:00 p.m.
 
Minutes transcribed and submitted by Janice Moyer, Village Clerk & Treasurer
Minutes approved on November 20, 2017