Saturday, September 23, 2017
The city of Lake Geneva, Wisconsin balanced their 2009 budget with the last of it's 2006 bond issue proceeds. Residents will be paying off one bond issue till 2010, and making payments on the other till 2016. In 2006 Lake...
On 11.25.2009 Walworth County Judge Gibbs in a pretrial conference of a lawsuit filed against Mayor Chesen came to an agreement that all the elected alderpersons that the Mayor “suspended” from office in September 2009 would be returned so...
Lake Geneva, Wisconsin Mayor William Chesen, unable to get the funding for a special prosecutor, may remove two alderpersons and appoint two new alderpersons so he can get the votes he needs on the city council. Mayor Chesen at the...
Lake Geneva area citizens strongly criticized Mayor Chesen’s actions as a“vendetta” at the finance and council meeting on 9.28.2009. Surprisingly,none of the citizens who spoke in favor of a special election and spoke-up in defense of democracy when Spiro...
The city council on 9.28.2009 voted to hire two separate the law firms at $200/ hour plus expenses to adjudicate and prosecute at the coming hearing brought by Mayor Chesen as a private citizen against the four alderpersons he...
Mayor William Chesen on 9.23.2009 appointed his cronies Larry Magee and Sturg Taggart to fill the seats of the elected Alderpersons he has “suspended.” The Mayor claims he has an agreement that these persons will serve in this capacity...
Mayor Chesen  will make another try at turning the losers into winners on 9.23.2009 at another special council meeting at 2:00pm in the afternoon. The agenda is similar as Monday's aborted meeting except on this agenda the Mayor lists...
In a last ditch effort to get out of this FUBAR before a court hearing tomorrow on his political maneuvers, Mayor William Chesen tries to hold a special council meeting at 2:00 pm on 9.21.2009. At the meeting ( it...
“I think you’re well aware everything we are dealing with is unprecedented.”stated Kyle Gulya of van Briesen & Roper. Mr. Gulya was brought into this political fight when City Attorney Dan Draper wisely decided to relinquish his seat with regard...
Mayor Chesen's plans to appoint replacements for the suspended Aldermen on 9.14.2009 at 5:30pm.at city council chambers in the city of Lake Geneva. These persons, who he hand picks, will then decide if the fate of his political opponents...