From Enterprise Staff
A resolution denying the proposed rate increase by Onalaska Water & Gas Supply for natural gas was approved by the Onalaska City Council during its Oct. 11 meeting.
Council also approved a resolution establishing the Polk County Enterprise, which has a general circulation in the Onalaska area, as the city’s official newspaper.
In a personnel action request, Council approved Debbie Oxford as a telecommunication operator in the part time labor pool.
Council took action declaring the following buildings dangerous or unsafe:
•Jimmy Don Stallings, regarding Section 1, Lots 394 and 395 in Canyon Park;
•Patty Scarbrough, regarding Section 1, Lot 157 in Canyon Park;
•Monty Montague, regarding Section 1, Lot 128 in Canyon Park;
•Lowell Phillips, regarding Section 4, Lot 146 in Canyon Park;
•Hildegard Polvado, regarding Section 4, Lot 291 in Canyon Park;
•Joe Pharris, regarding Section 1, Lots 49 and 50 in Canyon Park;
•Jonathan L. McKinney, regarding Section 1, Block 1, Lots 80-82 in Ponderosa Ridge;
James Whitman, regarding Section 4, Lots 16 and 17 in Ponderosa Ridge;
Julian and Sally Wright, regarding Section 4, Lots 8 and 10 in Ponderosa Ridge; and
Robert and Pamela Rusnick, regarding Section 4, Lot 2 in Ponderosa Ridge.
Although there were two other properties on the list, Michael Boone, owner of Section 1, Lot 43 in Canyon Park, attended the meeting and informed city officials that he will take care of it. Additionally, the entry regarding Timothy Frank Dassow, owner of Section 1, Lots 206 and 207 in Canyon Park, was incorrect on the agenda so no action was taken.
Reports were presented on behalf of the police department, fire department, fire marshal/building inspector, library representative and city administrator.
Other business included approval of the minutes, vouchers and financial reports.