Wausau Wisconsin

City Council

August 19, 2017

MC 3.25.035(d) Powers and duties.  The Room Tax Commission shall have the powers and duties prescribed by Section 66.0615 of the Wisconsin Statutes.  Any contract entered into by the Commission shall be approved by the Common Council.  The Commission shall elect from among its members chairperson, vice-chairperson and secretary.  No person may serve as Chair more than three (3) years in any five (5)-year period.

MC 3.25.035(b) Composition:  The Room Tax Commission shal consist of five (5) members appointed by the mayor and confirmed by a majority vote of the members of the Common Council who are present when the vote is taken.  Members shall serve without compensation.  All members shall be adult residents of the city.  At least two members shall be alderpersons.  One member shall represent the hotel and motel industry.  Strong consideration shall be given to an owner/operator of a hotel in the city.  An alderperson my serve as chair of this commission.

MC 3.25.035(c) Terms.  Pursuant to Section 66.0615(1m)(c)3, the members shall be appointed for a one-year term and shall serve at the pleasure of the mayor and may be reappointed.

Regular Meeting Schedule:    Meetings are only held upon issuance of the official agenda notice.  Please check the calendar to confirm whether the meeting will be held.

Room Tax Commission Members
Representing Name Address Term Phone #
Hotel/Motel Industry Tim VanDeYacht (VC) 310 Geralds Ct 1 Yr Exp 10/25/2017 920-268-8118
Citizen Member Tom Weaver (C) 321 Ross Ave 1 Yr Exp 10/25/2017 715-355-9531
Alderperson Romey Wagner 3500 Golf View Dr 1 Yr Exp 10/25/2017 715-848-5506
Alderperson Lisa Rasmussen 1310 Crescent Dr 1 Yr Exp 10/25/2017 715-675-4872
Alderperson Tom Neal 916 Hamilton St 1 Yr Exp 10/25/2017 715-845-9291