Regular Meeting

December 19, 2000

 

The Board of Supervisor met in Session on the above date with the following members present: O’Farrell, Magnusson, Kirkberg, Peterson and Chairperson Martin. Absent none.

 

Moved by Kirkberg, seconded by Magnusson to approve minutes of meeting December 12, 2000. Motion carried unanimously.

 

A Public Hearing was held on a Proposed Amendment of Current County Budget (FY2001).  No objections being heard, it was moved by Magnusson, seconded by O’Farrell to approve budget amendment for Fiscal Year 2001 increasing Interprogram Service $202,000 and increasing Capital Projects $275,000; and further to increase department appropriations as follows:  General Services (Dept #051 Courthouse) – increase $102,000;  Social Service Building (Dept. #055) – increase $100,000; and Capital Projects (Dept. #040 Courthouse Renovation) – increase $275,000.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by O’Farrell, seconded by Peterson to approve and authorize Chair to sign EPA Application for Reimbursement to Local Government for Emergency Response to Hazardous Substance Releases.  (Copy on file in Auditor’s office).  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Peterson, seconded by Kirkberg to approve salary increase to $10.00 per hour for Michael Stenzel, effective November 29, 2000, per recommendation of Sheriff Griggs.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Kirkberg, seconded by Magnusson to approve and authorize Chair to sign the following Resolution Temporary Road:

 

RESOLUTION

 

Motion by Kirkberg, Seconded by Mangusson to authorize temporary closure of the following Secondary Road:

 

Gowrie Township, North side of Section 1, 340th street between Fairfield Avenue and Garfield Avenue for Corner Stone work by MER Engineering.

 

Motion Carried

 

S/Emmett L. Martin, Chairperson                                                                                   Date:  December 19, 2000

Board of Supervisor

 

Attest:

 

S/Carol Messerly, Auditor

Webster County, Iowa

 


Motion carried unanimously.

 

Dave Hayward discussed West Group Contract changes providing on-line service and needed printed materials.  Moved by Magnusson, seconded by O’Farrell to approve West Group proposal and include CD’s for use in County Attorney’s office. (Copy of Contract on file in Auditor’s office). Motion carried unanimously.

 

Reverend Marvin Smith, representing Harvest Baptist to discussed purchasing property adjoining the former County Care Facility.  It was noted that the land is currently leased to Iowa Central Community College and the County Attorney will look into said lease.  No action taken.

 

Due to an error in publication the public hearing on Thomas Schmoker’s zoning request was not held.  Moved by O’Farrell, seconded by Peterson to re-schedule public hearing for 10:30a.m. on the 9th day of January, 2001.

Motion carried unanimously.

 

Webster County Agricultural Association to discussed Fiscal Year 2002 funding, requesting $73,100.  Board will review request during budget preparation.  No action taken.

 

Moved by Kirkberg, seconded by O’Farrell to allow claims.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved and seconded the meeting adjourned.