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Hitselberger replaces Jones on Hillsboro council
Lankey is new president after reorganization
city council oath of office
Hillsboro Mayor Greg Kubarski and thel alderpersons-elect take their oath of office during the City Councils post-election reorganization meeting April 15. - photo by Contributed/Adam Sonntag

At a special meeting April 15, the Hillsboro City Council selected a new alderman to fill the Third Ward seat of the late Alderman R. Dale Jones, in addition to approving mayoral appointments for 2014-2015.

Attorney Garth Hitselberger was appointed to the open seat by Mayor Greg Kubarski and approved by a vote of the full Council.

Hitselberger and Alderman Elizabeth Parish previously served together on the now-defunct Hillsboro Economic Revitalization Organization (HERO).

Alderman Mark Lankey was selected to replace Jones as the Council President.

A number of standing committees were also appointed by the Mayor and approved by the Council. They include:

• Safety and Welfare: Chairwoman Pat Moen, Tom Hotek, Randall Seeley, and Darrow Novy.

• Finance and Personnel:  Chairman Mark Lankey, Elizabeth Parish, Mike Clark, Tom Hotek.

• Improvement and Services:  Chairman Darrow Novy, Randall Seeley, Garth Hitselberger, Mark Lankey.

Other offices include:

• City Attorney: Steven A Roy, Timothy M. Homar, Geier, Homar, and Roy L.L.P.

• Official Bank: Farmers State Bank.

• Official Newspaper: Hillsboro Sentry-Enterprise.

• City Assessor: Associated Appraisal Consultants, Inc. Appleton, Wisconsin.

• City Engineer: Rob Uphoff, Mid-States Associates.

• Building Inspector: Dan Huebner, General Engineering.

• City Development Block Grant Committee: Administrator Fay Urban, Brian Richardson, Pat Moen, Tom Hotek.

• Emergency Government: Chairman Tom Hotek, Greg Kubarski, Mike Burch, Tom Richardson, Adam Sonntag.

• Police Committee: Ron Nemec, Rocky Johnson, Richard Sebranek.

• City Development Authority: Mike Burch, Karen Stanek, Bob Potter, Bobbi Richardson, Randall Seeley, Darrow Novy.

• Weed Commission: Terry Revels, Sheila Schraufnagel.

• City Plan Commission: Chairman Greg Kubarski, Mark Lankey, Elizabeth Parish, Tom Hotek, Steve Hofmeister, Mike Burch.

• Board of Review: Sheila Schruafnagel, Elizabeth Parish, Mark Lankey, Randall Seeley, Mike Clark.

• Ambulance Association: Greg Kubarski.

• Fire Association: Darrow Novy, Richard Sebranek, Pat Moen, Greg Kubarski, Adam Sonntag (Alternate).

• Library Board: Teresa Krajco (School), Adam Sonntag (City), Lisa Verbsky, Rozanne Novy, Alan Picha, Sharon Daines (County), Natalie Adams, Carole Moe, Nicole Morris (County), Shirley Green (County).

• Zoning Board of Appeals: Garth Hitselberger, Tom Hotek, Jim Riebe, Lavone Hooker, Mike Burch, Randy Seeley (1st Alternate), Open Seat (2nd Alternate).

• Parks and Recreation : Greg Kubarski, Elizabeth Parish, Randall Seeley.

• Municipal Court: Adam Sonntag.

• Room Tax Commission: Nancy Picha, Carol Jefferies, Greg Kubarski, Barb Revels, Mark Lankey.

• Health Officer: Lea Cornell, MD.

–H.S. Leverenz contributed to this report.