The agenda for the Tuesday, Jan. 5 West Bend Plan Commission has been released and a couple stories broken two-months ago by Washington County Insider are starting to come to fruition.
In October details were released on a new Kwik Trip in the 1700 block of S. Silverbrook Drive. (see video). There will be consideration of a conditional use permit to operate a gasoline service station with 26 gas pumps on five pump islands on development of a 7,000-square-foot gas station / convenience store.
There will also be a public hearing for a tattoo and body piercing establishment at 162 S. Main Street. The applicant is Richard Holbrook and the agent is Travis G. Nyholm from Smokin Ink.
A couple of recyclers are up for review in West Bend.
There will be a public hearing for a one-year review and consideration of a conditional use permit which allows a solid waste collection and recycling center at 2230 Stonebridge Circle. The applicant is Bryan K. Stokes with Quincy Recycle Paper, Inc. 526 South Sixth Street in Quincy, IL.
There will also be a public hearing for a one-year review and consideration of a conditional use permit which allows a solid waste collection, recycling center and retail sales associated with the business at 133 Oak Street. The applicant was 5R processors, LTD of Ladysmith.
In October reporter Judy Steffes posted the story about the temporary closure for 5R Processors Ltd. They had moved into the former Praefke Brake & Supply Corp. on Oak Street.
“We ordered them to stop operations about two weeks ago due to some code violations,” city administrator T.J. Justice said in October. “We’ve met with them since that time and we’re hoping they come within compliance so they can open their doors.”
Last December, 5R Processors Ltd. received a conditional use permit to being recycling large electronic appliances at 133 Oak St. The company, headquartered in Ladysmith, Wis. planned to hire up to 50 employees. Calls to 5R Processors were not returned.
Finally, the Plan Commission will review site plans for a 7,990-square-foot industrial production and storage space addition at 2605 E. Progress Drive. The applicant is Dave Gruber with Gruber Tool & Die, 2605 E. Progress Drive, West Bend.
The Plan Commission meeting gets underway at 6 p.m. Photo courtesy www.glassdoor.com