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Local Government Meetings

Thursday, Feb. 26

PLANNING AND ZONING COMMITTEE, 7 p.m., Community Room, Government Center, 1101 Carmichael Road; public hearing re proposed amendments to Subchapter IV, Section 17.40, Floodplain Overlay District Ordinance:

comments and questions from the public will be heard and addressed. The proposed amendments are required to maintain compliance with recent changes to Chapter NR 116, Wisconsin Administrative Code, and corresponding Model Floodplain Ordinance, by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. The amendments will also adopt the new Flood Insurance Study and Flood Insurance Rate Map that have been completed by the Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency. The amendments to Section 17.40 are required to maintain participation in the National Flood Insurance Program.

SUBSTANCE ABUSE COMMITTEE, 3 p.m., Room 1281, Government Center, 1101 Carmichael Road.

BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT, 8:30 a.m., Government Center; German Settlement Cemetery/Gloria Knott; Rosemary Kelly/Phillip Sosnowski variance; Murr discussion; public hearing for 1) Andrew Murphy and Nancy Carlson, town of Troy, 326 North Cove Road, after-the-fact special exception permit for a stairway in the Lower St. Croix Riverway Overlay District and after-the-fact variance request for reconstruction of a non-conforming accessory structure in the Riverway District pursuant to St. Croix County Zoning Ordinance. All interested persons are invited to attend hearing and be heard. For more information, call county, (715) 386-4680; other business after public hearing includes town of Warren and Gary Elert - both requests for reconsideration; discussion of time frames and deadlines.

Friday, Feb. 27

NORTH HUDSON SPECIAL FINANCE AND PERSONNEL COMMITTEE, 7:30 a.m., Village Hall, 400 Seventh St. N.; 2009 village building inspector and zoning administrator agreement; Resolution 2009-01 adopting 2009 village fee schedule.

Monday, March 2

HUDSON CITY COUNCIL, 7 p.m., City Hall, 505 Third St.; citizen comment; minutes; reports; claims; operator license applications; application of Erika L. Cherrier, 1716 Laurel Ave., for Secondhand Article Dealer's license, doing business as Boomerang Kids, 2009 O'Neil Road; application of Thomas M. Gichondo for taxicab service license and driver's licenses, doing business as Gold Cab, 344 Southern Pacific Road; review draft of Mid-Census Redistricting Plan from St. Croix County Board of Supervisors.

Tuesday, March 3

AGRICULTURE & EXTENSION COMMITTEE, 9 a.m., Ag Center, 1960 Eighth Ave., Balwin.

TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE, 8:30 a.m., Highway Department office, 920 Third St., Hammond; closed session for interviews; open session.

CITY OF HUDSON PARK BOARD, 5:30 p.m., City Hall, 505 Third St.; minutes; request exclusive use of Lakefront Park bandshell area for 1) May 12, Packer Tailgate, Hudson Boosters, 2) July 2-4, Hudson Booster Days celebration, 3) Gopher to Badger Race, Saturday, Aug. 8, Mark Bongers, 4) plus bathhouse for Triathlon Race Sept. 5 and 6, Mark Bongers, 5) Ragnar Relay Race, Aug. 21-22, Mary Anderson; Hudson Rotary proposed park donation; request to install parking signs at Grandview Park for concessionaire and umpire parking; Tollgate Shelter Development Grant; park restroom facilities design; parks projects.

VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON FINANCE AND PERSONNEL COMMITTEE, 6 p.m., Village Hall, 400 Seventh St. N.; minutes; St. Croix Storage Fire update, discussion; claims; authorization to solicit loan for purchase of squad car, security windows, mobile video system and PD server; 2009 building inspector and zoning administrator agreement; resolution adopting village fee schedule.

NORTH HUDSON VILLAGE BOARD OF TRUSTEES, 7 p.m., Village Hall, 400 Seventh St. N.; minutes; comments from the floor; public hearing to amend Municipal Code Chapter 42 re floodplain zoning; floodplain ordinance, insurance study and insurance rate map revisions bringing it into conformance with new federal and state regulations; open public hearing; public comments; close public hearing; adopt Ordinance 02-2009 - amending Chapter 42 Floodplain Zoning; Plan Commission recommendations including conditional use permit for AT&T/New Cingular Wireless to install antenna & construction of 8x20-foot equipment building at 750 Summit Lane N., discussion only; The Ridges Subdivision Phase II final plat, discussion only; Finance Committee recommendations: claims, authorization to solicit loan for purchase of equipment, building inspector and zoning administrator agreement, Resolution 2009-01, Adopting 2009 village fee schedule; Public Works - The Ridges Subdivision-DCCI Land Planner Inc., reduction of letter of credit; Public Safety Committee recommendations: 2009 card grant purchase for hand-held radar units, 2009 card grant purchase - preliminary breath test tubes; Public Welfare Committee recommendations: bulky item drop-off date, spring yard waste curbside pick-up date; new, other business from board/staff.

HUDSON TOWN BOARD, 6:30 p.m., Hudson Town Hall, 980 County A; reports - parks, County Board, EMS, fire, first responders, library, Exodus House; public comment; roads; approve operator's licenses; Joe Kinney, Baer Drive, discussion/action on connecting two buildings; Ed Hendricks with site plan for St. Croix Sports Complex and request for special exception for baseball fields - on Hwy. 12; Dick Grekoff with site plan of a PUD for assisted living facility on Ban Tara Lane; approve purchase of office equipment; Mick Howland request for Dry Dock Sign; review complaints and special exception for Cadwell Landscaping, 357 Krattley Lane; set date for April board meeting because first Tuesday is Election Day; board of audit and approval of 2008 financial statement; discussion of penalties on delinquent personal property bills; discussion/action on hosting Smithsonian exhibit.