Tom Pantera | Johnson Publications
As village clerk, Evelyn Skelton is responsible for a wide range of duties, from handling building permits to helping prepare the annual village budget.
Village Clerk Skelton go-to person from dog licenses to budgets
She’s the smiling face you see when you come into the Wauneta village office to pay your utility bill. She’s the crisply efficient voice on the phone answering your question about a village ordinance. She’s the answer person during Village Board meetings.
And as village clerk, Evelyn Skelton has a list of duties that would make your head spin.
Maintaining all municipal records;
Acting as custodian of all village funds;
Preparing agendas and keeping minutes of all board meetings;
Issuing licenses and permits for things ranging from construction to liquor sales, dogs and ATVs;
Handling rentals of the city’s trailer park and Community Building;
Handling lot sales and maintaining records for the cemetery;
Reconciling bank statements;
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