Archive for June, 2017

213th Avenue Paving Project

June 30th, 2017



The Town of Paris will receive sealed Bids for the Year 2017 for 213th Avenue Paving Project until 5:00pm local time, on the 19th Day of July, 2017, at the office of the Town Clerk, 16607 Burlington Rd, Union Grove, WI, at which time and place all Bids will be publicly opened and read aloud.


1) Pave approximately ½ mile of 213th Avenue.

The Contract Documents and Specifications are on file with the Town Clerk, at the Town of Paris office located at 16607 Burlington Rd. Union Grove, WI.  A non-refundable processing and handling fee of $5.00 will be required for each set of Contract Documents picked up at the Town Hall.  A non-refundable processing, handling and postage fee of $10.00, paid in advance, for each set of Contract Documents sent via mail.

All contractors will be required to comply with the Equal Employment Opportunity Provisions of the Wisconsin Fair Employment Act and with all Prevailing Wage Requirements of the State of Wisconsin and all work is subject to Section 66.0903 of Wisconsin’s Statutes.

No Bid shall be received unless accompanied by a Certified Check or Bid Bond equal to at least 5% but not more than 10% of the Bid, payable to the Town of Paris, as a guarantee that if the Bid is accepted, the bidder will execute and file the Contract, Performance and Payment Bonds, and the Insurance Certificates, that are required by the Contract Documents, within the time limit set by the Town of Paris.

If the successful Bidder so files the above Documents, the Check or Bid Bond will be returned upon the execution of the Contract by the Town of Paris.  In case the bidder fails to file the above Documents, the amount of the Check or Bid Bond shall be forfeited to the Town of Paris as liquidated damages.

The successful Bidder will be required to furnish a satisfactory Performance and Payment Bond for the full amount of the Contract Price for the Project Bond.

The Town of Paris reserves the right to reject any and all Bids, waive any informalities in bidding, or to accept the Bid which is in the best interest of the Town of Paris.  No Bid shall be withdrawn for a period of 40 days after the opening of the Bids without the consent of the Town of Paris.

Dated this 21st day of June, 2017.  By the Order of the Town of Paris.

Virgil Gentz, Town Chairman

Beverly McCumber, Town Clerk-Treasurer

Published: June 28, 2017 and July 5, 2017

Plan Commission Workshop

June 30th, 2017


Joint Workshop – Paris Plan Commission/Town Board

 Note: Workshops are open meetings with opportunity for public input.

 Date:  July 6, 2017 (Thursday)

 Time:  7:00 p.m.

 Place:  Paris Safety Building, 16607 Burlington Road, Union Grove, WI  53182

  1. Call to order
  2. Continued discussion on proposed land division control ordinance for the Town of Paris, residential density determination and related possible text changes to the Comprehensive Plan and County Zoning Ordinance.
  3. Adjourn

By:  John Holloway – Chair, Town of Paris Plan Commission

**Please note** Members of the Paris Town Board and the Paris Plan Commission in numbers sufficient to create a quorum of those bodies may be in attendance along with Town counsel and land planning consultant.  No actions by these bodies will be taken at this meeting.

Town Board Meeting Agenda

June 14th, 2017

Town Board Meeting

June 27, 2017         7:00 pm


  1. Call to Order
  2. Pledge of Allegiance
  3. Roll Call
  4. Approval of Minutes: Town Board Meeting:  May 23, 2017.
  5. Treasurer’s Report
  6. Citizen Comments
  7. Supervisor’s Comments
  8. Fire & Rescue: Chief Roland Iwen
  9. Planning Commission: Chairman John Holloway
  10. Town Business:

The following items will be open for discussion and possible action:

  • Application for Liquor License for six business in Paris: Somers Rod & Gun Club, Mars Cheeses Castle, Packard Enterprises, Stumble Inn, Red Oak Restaurant, Tin Cup, as posted separately.
  • Application for Temporary Class “B” and Temporary “Class B” (Picnic) License: John the Baptist Church, Picnic in Paris, July 29, 2017.
  • Operator License:

Two Year (July 1, 2017 –June 30, 2019):  Clair St. George; Diane Frump; Tyson Wehrmeister; Kyle Fennema.

One Year  (July 1, 2017 – June 30, 2018):  Richard Bolyard;  John Hansen; Ryan Michels; June Shepard; Traci Hacker; Alyx Ayers.

Two year (June 1, 2017 – June 30, 2018:  Maureen Bakk.

  1. Upcoming Dates: Closed for the Fourth of July:  Saturday, July 1 – Tuesday, July 4.

Town Board Meeting:  July 25, 2017 and August 22, 2017.

  1. Adjourn