Jefferson County Local Government Officials Meeting

LOGO 2019

Jefferson County Local Government Officials Meeting
Monday, February 20, 2023, at 1:00 p.m.
Dwight Foster Public Library Community Room
209 Merchants Avenue, Fort Atkinson, WI 53538

1. Welcome and Introductions (10 minutes)

2. Legislative Comments – Legislators present are invited to share comments at this time (10 minutes)

3. Jefferson County Economic Development Initiatives (20 minutes)
      a. Deb Reinbold, Executive Director of JCEDC and President of Thrive ED

4. Local Government Efforts at Funding Critical Services (30 minutes)
     a. Emily McFarland, Mayor of Watertown
     b. John Wiedl, Whitewater City Manager
     c. Rebecca Houseman LeMire, Fort Atkinson City Manager
     d. Drake Daily, Lake Mills City Manager

5. Participant Discussion relating to Collaboration, Efficiency, and Funding Reform (30 minutes)

Date Posted: February 14, 2023

If planning to attend, please RSVP to Sarah Weihert at

Notice is hereby given that a majority of several governing bodies may be present at this meeting at the location and time indicated above to gather information about any subject matters on this agenda over which they may have decision-making responsibility. This may constitute a meeting of such governing body pursuant to State ex rel. Badke v. Greendale Village Bd., 173 Wis.2d. 553, 494 N.W.2d 408 (1993), and must be noticed as such although the governing body will not take any formal action at this meeting.
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