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Board of Public Works

BOARD OF PUBLIC WORKS

PURPOSE:    It shall be the duty of the Board of Public Works, under the direction of the Common Council, to superintend all public works and keep the streets, alleys, sewers, and public works and places in repair, and to exercise such powers and duties as provided by law or ordinance.

POWERS AND DUTIES:    The Board of Public Works shall have the powers and duties prescribed in Municipal Code 1.47 and §62.15, Wis. Stats. 

CURRENT STRUCTURE:  The Board of Public Works is composed of eight (8) alderpersons appointed to the board at the organizational meeting.  The City Clerk serves as secretary.
 

CHANGES TO STRUCTURE BEGINNING APRIL 2019:  in accordance with Ordinance No. 2822, the Board of Public Works shall be composed of four (4) alderpersons, the mayor, and not more than two (2) citizens of the City of West Bend.  The Mayor shall designate the alderpersons to serve as members of the Board of Public Works, subject to approval by the Common Council.  The alderpersons designated for the Board of Public Works shall not also serve on the Finance Committee.  The mayor may, in his discretion, appoint not more than two (2) citizens of the City of West Bend to serve on the Board of Public Works, subject to approval by the council.  The city clerk shall serve as secretary. 

CHAIRMAN:  The mayor shall designate one (1) alderperson as chairperson, subject to approval by the Common Council. 

COMMITTEE MEMBERS

Chairman:  Andrew Chevalier, Alderperson

Name                                                                 Tenure    

John Butschlick, Alderperson                          Current to April 2019
Michael Christian, Alderperson                        Current to April 2019 
Andrew Chevalier, Alderperson                        Current to April 2019
Chris Jenkins, Alderperson                               Current to April 2019
Rich Kasten, Alderperson                                  Current to April 2019
Steve Hoogester, Alderperson                          Current to April 2019
Justice Madl, Alderperson                                Current to April 2019
Roger Kist, Alderperson                                     Current to April 2019

Contact Information:

Rich Kasten, Alderperson
725 James Court
West Bend, WI  53095
262-306-7918

 

  

 

 


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