Board of Review — 2014

2014 Board of Review

Tuesday, June 3, 2014                             6:00 p.m.                               Town Hall

The Town of Black Creek’s Board of Review was called to order at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June 3, 2014 at the Black Creek Town Hall located at N6051 Twelve Corners Road, Black Creek, Outagamie County, Wisconsin.    

People present:  Dan Knutzen-Town Chairman—Absent; Dan Rettler-Supervisor 1;
Tom Neuber-Supervisor 2; Karen Herman-Municipal Town Clerk; Justin Schumacher-Town Assessor and Mary Borree with Borree Services Inc. observing.

For tonight’s meeting the Board of Review notice was posted in the ACN/Times Press Seymour newspaper on May 12, 2014 as required by law within the 30-day time requirement.  The notice was also posted at the three posting places (Clerk’s home posting board, town hall posting board, and the Village Library/Community Center government posting wall board), town internet website (, and also the Town Hall front door on May 5, 2014. 

The municipal clerk provided 2 affidavits via the internet to the Department of Revenue on the following days:  1) March 28, 2014 stating that on March 22, 2014 Dan Knutzen attended the Board of Review training 2) May 8, 2014 stating that on May 5, 2014 Dan Rettler and Karen Herman attended the Board of Review training.  Board of Review training is required by our state statues every other year. 

An ordinance relating to confidentiality of income and expense records and the ordinance to appoint alternate members for board of review was approved by the town board on April 14, 2014.  The alternates are William West, Brian Gruendeman, Michael Garvey, Bev Neubert, and Jeri Ohman.  Both ordinances were posted at the 3-posting places on April 25, 2014.

The Board of Review members present to be sworn in were:
Town Assessor Justin Schumacher; Town Board of Supervisor’s:  Dan Rettler, and Tom Neubert; Town Clerk Karen Herman.

Karen Herman swore all the following people in:  (stating their name and address)

Justin Schumacher (Assessor), 1209 Orchard Drive, Kaukauna, WI  54130 – I do;
Dan Rettler (1st Supervisor), W4926 County Rd B, Black Creek, WI – I do;
Tom Neubert (2nd Supervisor), W5129 Wolf Rd, Black Creek, WI – I do;
Karen Herman (Town Clerk), N5295 Twelve Corners Rd, Black Creek, WI – I do;

Herman nominated Dan Rettler as Chairman.

Neubert/Herman nominated Rettler as Chairman and to close the nominations and to cast an unanimous ballet for Rettler.  All said aye.  0 opposed.

Karen Herman recorded the minutes of the meeting.

No one was scheduled for the Board of Review Tonight.

We waited to see if any members come to the Board of Review.


With no other people attending and/or being scheduled for the Board of Review by 8:00 p.m., a motion was made to adjourn.  MOTION:  Rettler/Herman to adjourn the Board of Review.  All said aye.  Motion carried.

The Board of Review for 2014 was adjourned at 8:01 p.m.

                                                                        Karen Herman, Clerk
                                                                        Town of Black Creek
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