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SPRING ELECTION OF TOWN OFFICERS
Nov 21, 2014
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Notice of 2015 Budget Public Hearing
Nov 10, 2014
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Apr 21, 2014
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Jan 08, 2014
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Welcome to Center, Wisconsin!

The Town of Center is located in Outagamie County, Wisconsin, north of the city of Appleton.  The town enjoys a blend of family farming operations, rural residential development and two local community focal points - Mackville and Center Valley.

In 2010, the Center Valley Grade School built in 1887 was enrolled in the State and National Registers of Historic Places.  The one-room schoolhouse has been renovated to look as it did in the 1940s.  The school is open for scheduled tours by the "Friends of Center Valley Grade School" by calling 920-734-5073.

PRIMARY ELECTION - FEBRUARY 17, 2015

  ON FEBRUARY 17, 2015 there is only a primary election in the Town of Center for residents that reside in the Shiocton School District Electors will vote at the Village of Shiocton Municipal Building, N5605 State Road 76, Shiocton.  The Town of Center Municipal Building will NOT have any polls open.

The following referendum question is on the ballot:

NOTICE OF REFERENDUM ELECTION

SCHOOL DISTRICTOF SHIOCTON

OUTAGAMIECOUNTY

February 17, 2015 

            TAKE NOTICE that a referendum election shall be held in the School Districtof Shiocton, Outagamie County, Wisconsin, on Tuesday, February 17, 2015, for the purpose of submitting the following question to a vote of the electors:

 Shall the School District of Shiocton be authorized to exceed the revenue limit specified in Section 121.91, Wisconsin Statutes, by inclusion in the final District budget the following amounts, in each of the school years specified:  $809,792 for the 2015-2016 school year; $1,115,685 for the 2016-2017 school year; and $1,286,692 for the 2017-2018 school year, for non-recurring purposes, such excess to be used to finance ongoing operational expenses necessary to maintain current educational programs of the District?

             A copy of the entire text of the resolution adopted by the School Board of the School Districtof Shioctonis as follows:

 RESOLUTION PROVIDING FOR A REFERENDUM ELECTION

ON THE QUESTION OF WHETHER TO APPROVE AUTHORIZING THE SCHOOL DISTRICTBUDGET TO EXCEED THE REVENUE LIMITS

FOR NON-RECURRING PURPOSES

WHEREAS,the School Board of the School District of Shiocton, Outagamie County, Wisconsin, (the “District”), hereby adopts the following resolution: “Resolution Authorizing the School District Budget to Exceed the Revenue Limit for Non-Recurring Purposes” in order to authorize the District budget to exceed the revenue limit specified in Section 121.91, Wisconsin Statutes by the following amounts in the school years specified:  $809,792 for the 2015-2016 school year; $1,115,685 for the 2016-2017 school year; and $1,286,692 for the 2017-2018 school year (the “Revenue Limit Resolution”); and

 

WHEREAS,the School Board deems it to be desirable and in the best interest of the District, in order to finance the costs of general operations, including maintaining the educational programs of the District for the 2015-2016, 2016-2017 and 2017-2018 school years, for non-recurring purposes, to direct the District Clerk to submit the Revenue Limit Resolution to the electors for approval or rejection at the regularly scheduled election to be held on February 17, 2015; and

 WHEREAS,this Revenue Limit Resolution must be approved by the electors for the District to be authorized to include the additional revenue in the School District budget each year for the 2015-2016, 2016-2017 and 2017-2018 school years.

 NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED,by the School Board of the School Districtof Shiocton as follows:

 

1.         Board Resolution.  The Board of Education for the School District of Shiocton supports exceeding the revenue limit specified in Section 121.91, Wisconsin Statutes by the following amounts in the school years specified:  $809,792 for the 2015-2016 school year; $1,115,685 for the 2016-2017 school year; and $1,286,692 for the 2017-2018 school year, for non-recurring purposes, such excess to be used to finance the costs of general operations, including maintaining the educational programs of the District for the 2015-2016, 2016-2017 and 2017-2018 school years. 

 

2.         Referendum Election Date.  The District Clerk is hereby directed to call a referendum election to be held in the District at the regularly scheduled election to be held on February 17, 2015, for the purpose of submitting to the qualified electors of the District the proposition of whether this Revenue Limit Resolution shall be approved or rejected.  Further, that the School District Clerk shall prepare the requisite notices and provide election officials with all necessary election supplies, including ballots, if and to the extent required by Section 121.91(3)(c), Wis. Stats. 

 

3.         DPI Notice.  Pursuant to the provisions of Section 121.91(3)(a), Wis. Stats., the District Clerk shall notify the Department of Public Instruction of the date of the referendum election and shall provide the Department with a copy of this Revenue Limit Resolution within 10 days after its adoption, and shall further certify the results of the referendum to the Department within 10 days following the election.

 

4.         Filing of Resolution.  The District Clerk is directed to file this Resolution, ballots, and any other necessary election supplies with the official or agency responsible for preparing the ballots for the election no later than 70 days prior to the election on February 17, 2015, as required by Section 121.91(3)(c) and 8.37, Wis. Stats. 

 Information concerning district boundaries may be obtained by contacting Mrs. Beth Bloedorn, Administrative Assistant, at 920-986-3351 x700 or email at bbloedorn@shiocton.k12.wi.us.

 

Persons with questions regarding the referendum election should contact Nichole Schweitzer, District Administrator, 920-986-3351 x761 or by email at nschweitzer@shiocton.k12.wi.us.

 

 

NOTICE OF SPRING ELECTION

TOWN OF CENTER

APRIL 7, 2015

 

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that at an election to be held in the Town of Center, on Tuesday, April 7, 2015, the following offices are to be elected to succeed the present incumbents listed.  The term for all offices is for two years beginning on Tuesday, April 21, 2015.

                   Office                                                        Incumbent

                   Chairperson                                               Robert Toby Paltzer

                   Town Board Supervisor                              John Baum

                   Town Board Supervisor                              Steve Schmeichel

                  

NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN, that the first day to circulate nomination papers is December 1, 2014, and the final day for filing nomination papers is 5:00 p.m., on Tuesday, January 6, 2015, in the office of the town clerk between the hours of 1:30 p.m. and 5:00 p.m.

 

NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN, that if a primary is necessary, the primary will be held on Tuesday, February 17, 2015.

 

Done in the Town of Center

on November 21, 2014.

 

Nancy J. Christensen

Clerk-Treasurer