Pending Application for Proposed Dredging: OFFICIAL NOTICE John Olson, 5621 Town Hall Rd., Delavan, WI 53115 has applied to the Department of Natural Resources for a permit to dredge the sediment settling ponds upstream of Delavan Lake along Mound Road.  The project is located in the NW of SW 1/4 of Section 12 in Township 02N, Range 16E located in Town of Delavan, Walworth County. The Department will review the proposal provided by the applicant and any information from public comments and the public informational hearing.  The Department will determine whether the proposal complies with ss. 1.11, 30.20, and 30.208, Stats., and ch. NR 150, Wis. Adm. Code, and ensure that the required mitigation meets the standards in s. 281.36(3r), Stats. if the project impacts wetlands. The Department has made a tentative determination that it will issue the permit for the proposed activity.  If you would like to know more about this project or would like to see the application and plans, please visit the Department’s permit tracking website. Reasonable accommodation, including the provision of informational material in an alternative format, will be provided for qualified individuals with disabilities upon request. Any person may submit comments and/or request a public informational hearing by emailing [email protected] If you are submitting general comments on the proposal, they must be emailed within 30 days after the date this notice is published on the Department’s website.  If you are requesting a public informational hearing, the request must be emailed within 20 days after the date this notice is published on the Department’s website. A request for hearing must include the docket number or applicant name and specify the issues that the party desires to be addressed at the informational hearing.  If no hearing is requested, the Department may issue its decision without a hearing. If a public informational hearing is held, comments must be emailed no later than 10 days following the date on which the hearing is completed.  The final decision may be appealed as indicated in the decision document. Docket Number IP-SE-2020-65-01747 STATE OF WISCONSIN DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES For the Secretary   BY:  Luke Roffler                                                                                                 Water Management Specialist                              Date 10/01/2021

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Official Notice: New Redistricting Ward Plan to Be Approved 10/14/21

OFFICIAL NOTICE 

Notice is hereby given that a meeting of the Town of Delavan Town Board will be held Thursday, October 14 @5pm at the Town Hall located at 5621 Town Hall Road, Delavan, Wisconsin, 53115.  Call-In Option – 425-436-6389, Access Code: 437479.

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 WHEREAS, Wisconsin Statutes, Section 5.15 requires all cities, villages and towns with a population of 1,000 or more to establish municipal wards based on the results of the 2020 census; and

 WHEREAS, Section 59.03(2)(b) of the Statutes requires that each County Board adopt and transmit to each municipal governing body in the county a tentative county supervisory district plan dividing the county into districts and designating the approximate location and population of each ward proposed to effectuate the division of the county into districts; and

 WHEREAS, These laws require that each municipality designate by consecutive whole number, geographical description and population, the carious wards to be created within the municipality;

 NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT HEREBY RESOLVED that Town of Delavan, Walworth County, State of Wisconsin, hereby adopts the wards described and posted on the Town of Delavan Website: www.townofdelavan.com   

 BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that Wards 1,2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 created in the plan are hereby combined for voting purposes, so as to share the common polling place of the Town of Delavan, located at 1220 South Shore Drive, Delavan, Wisconsin and such combined wards shall use common ballot boxes and ballots, or voting machines and separate returns shall not be maintained for the combined wards at any election, except where separate ballots are required under Section 5.58 to 5.64 of the Statutes, and separate ballots or voting machines shall be maintained for  any electors of one or more of the combined ward who are in ineligible to vote for any office or referendum for which other electors in the combined wards may vote;

 BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that upon passage, a copy of this resolution shall be filed with the Town Clerk, who shall transmit a copy of the ward plan and this resolution to the Walworth County Clerk within five days of its adoption and that this resolution shall remain in effect for each election until modified or rescinded, in accordance with Statute, or until a new division is made following the next federal decennial census.

This Resolution shall be in effect upon approval by the Town Board. 

Dated the 14th day of October 2021

Due to the delayed timeframe for the release of census data, the Town of Delavan Redistricting plan will be available for viewing between now and the October 14th Public Hearing.  Following the public hearing the Town of Delavan Town Board will evaluate input received at the Public Hearing, together with such other and relevant information.  The Town of Delavan Town Board may discuss, amend and/or adopt the Town of Delavan Redistricting Plan at their special Town Board Meeting on Thursday, October 14 @5pm.

A quorum of the Town Board may be present at the Public Hearing, but no official action will be taken at the Public Hearing.

Kristy L. McChristy

Town Clerk for the Town of Delavan                                                                             Dated 9/27/2021

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