Newton Agendas & Minutes

Town of Newton Town Board Meeting Agenda

Town Board Members:

Denise Thomas, Chairman

Kevin Behnke, Supervisor #1

Kelly Christiansen Supervisor #2

Barbara Pankratz, Clerk 

Alyssa Grotegut

Paulette Vogt, Treasurer

The Town of Newton, Manitowoc County, WI lists this public notice pursuant to Chapter 19.84 of the Wisconsin Statutes. The Newton Town Board will meet at the Newton Town Hall, 6532 Carstens Lake Road, Manitowoc, WI on Wednesday, November 2, 2022, at 5:00 PM.


Public Hearing: Proposed 2023 Budget for the Town of Newton
1. Open public hearing
2. Comments from the Chair
3. Public Input
4. Close Public Hearing

Special Town Board Meeting: Electors meeting for the Town of Newton pursuant Sec. 60.12 (1) (b)
1. Verification that this notice has been published in the Herald Times
2. Motion to accept the proposed 2023 budget
3. Motion to approve and adopt the proposed 2023 budget
4. Motion to adjourn the special meeting

Town Board Meeting: Adopt the Levy
1. Call the meeting to order
2. Motion from the board to adopt the 2023 budget and 2022 tax levy
3. Motion to adjourn

AGENDA: Monthly Meeting

1. Call to order.

2. Pledge of Allegiance

3. Roll Call

4. Verification of posting & affidavit

5. Motion to approve agenda

6. Acceptance of previous meeting minutes

7. Treasurer report and Acceptance of treasurer's report

8. Public in-put

9. Road Supervisor

10. Law Enforcement

11. Zoning Administrator

12. Supervisor #1:

  • Recycling Center Discussion/Action
  • Fire Truck Discussion/Action

13. Supervisor #2:

  • Future Building Needs Discussion
  • Driveway Permit/Ordinance Discussion/Action

14. Chairman:

  • ARPA funds update
  • Employee Handbook Updates Discussion/Action
  • WTA Christmas Party

15. Clerk's Report

  • Submission of statements and statement report for approval by the Board
  • Correspondence.

16. Adjourn from regular meeting to go into Closed Session pursuant to Chapter 19.85 (1) (c ) discussion with Road
Supervisor/Law Enforcement wages for 2023

17. Adjourn from Closed session and Open back to regular meeting.

18. Adjourn.

Next Town Board Meeting will be held December 7,2022 at 5:00 pm

Town Board meetings are held on the second Wednesday of the month, unless otherwise posted. Persons with disabilities who need accommodations to attend the meeting should contact the Town Clerk's Office by calling (920)758-2656 as soon as possible so that needs can be reasonably met.

Town of Newton Planning Commission Meeting Agenda

To: Plan Commission

Town Board From: Zoning Administrator

Subject: Plan Commission Meeting: October 3, 2022

Site Visit: 5:30 PM at the Rush Logistics site on CTH CR

Location: 6532 Carstens Lake Road, Manitowoc WI

Meeting Time: 6:00 PM


1. Call to Order/Roll Call

2. Verification of Public Notice

3. Approval of Agenda

4. Approval of Previous Meeting Minutes

5. Public Input

6. Everyday Storage LLC, 7310 CTH CR, discussion/action on a proposed sign at this location.

7. Rush Logistics, 3510 South 26th Street, Manitowoc WI, a Public Hearing meeting for a Conditional Use Permit to operate a 12,000 square-foot transportation facility for raw and finished materials. The location is on CTH CR approximately 500 north of CTH U.


8. Public Hearing

  • A. Open Public Hearing
  • B. Applicant Comments
  • C. Public Hearing
  • D. Correspondence
  • E. Close Public Hearing
  • F. Plan Commission Discussion/Action

9. Town of Newton maximum lot sizes and road frontage/lot width compared to Manitowoc County and Town of Franklin zoning. 9. Discussion on home short-terms rentals.

10. Discussion on home short-terms rentals.

11. Continued discussion on the use of storage containers in the Town.


Town of Newton Meeting Minutes