Regular Meeting

January 30, 2001

 

The Board of Supervisor met in Session on the above date with the following members present: O’Farrell,  Condon, Peterson and Chairperson Kirkberg. Absent Magnusson

 

The Board of Supervisors, acting as Canvass Board to canvass the Drainage District No. 96 Trustee Election held on January 20, 2001.  Moved by Peterson, seconded by Condon to approve the following as the official canvass of said election:  Ted Fiala – Yes – Six votes; No – zero.  Ted Fiala was declared duly elected.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by O’Farrell, seconded by Peterson to approve minutes of meeting January 23, 2001. Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Peterson, seconded by Condon to accept resignation of Linda Jetter, part-time Jail Employee, effective January 17, 200l. Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Peterson, seconded by Condon to approve salary increase to $9.35 per hour for Gary Bockoven, full time jailer, effective December 26, 2000 and approve full time employment of  Christine Faber at the Webster County Jail at the rate of $8.50 per hour, effective January 27, 2001, per recommendation of Sheriff Griggs.

 

Moved by Condon, seconded by O’Farrell to approve employment of Deanne Olson, at the rate of $7.17 per hour, effective February 1, 2001, per recommendation of County Treasurer.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by O’Farrell, seconded by Peterson to approve and authorize Chair to sign letter of support for Fort Dodge Boat Launch Improvements.  (Copy on file in Auditor’s Office).  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Peterson, seconded by Condon to approve and authorize Chair to sign the following Utility Permit Applications:  Webster Calhoun Cooperative Telephone;  Section 4 Badger Township, Sections 20, 21, 22, 25 and 28 Elkhorn Township, Sections 3 and 28 Fulton Township, Section 36 Gowrie Township, Sections 18, 19 and 30 Lost Grove Township and Sections 27 and 28 Colfax Township; and Frontier Communications; Section 7 and 18 Pleasant Valley Township.

 

At 10:30a.m. a Public Hearing was held on final consideration of amending Zoning Ordinance 024 and the Comprehensive Plan and Future Land Use Map to rezone 9.31 acres from A-1 to A-2 on a parcel of land in the Southeast Corner of the Southeast Quarter of the Northeast Quarter of Section 9, Township 87 North, Range 28 West. Moved by Peterson, seconded by Condon to approve final consideration of said zoning amendment and adopt the following resolution to amend the Webster County Comprehensive Plan and Future Land Use Map:

 

RESOLUTION

TO AMEND THE WEBSTER COUNTY

COMPREHENSIVE PLAN AND FUTURE LAND USE MAP

 

WHEREAS, Mary Kruse has petitioned the Board of Supervisors to change the zoning district from A-1 to A-2 for A PARCEL OF LAND IN THE SE CORNER OF THE SE1/4 NE1/4 OF SECTION 9, T87N, R28W OF THE 5TH P.M., WEBSTER COUNTY, IOWA, MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS:  BEGINNING AT THE E1/4 CORNER OF SAID SECTION 9; THENCE S89°36’25”W 483.0’ ALONG THE SOUTH LINE OF THE N1/2 OF SAID SECTION 9; THENCE N01°42’00”E 821.4’; THENCE N87°11’40”E 493.7’ TO THE EAST LINE OF THE NE1/4 OF SAID SECTION 9; THENCE S02°20’40”W 842.6 TO POINT OF BEGINNING, CONTAINING 9.31 ACRES, SUBJECT TO POWERLINE AND ROADWAY EASEMENTS OF RECORD.  NOTE:  THE EAST LINE OF THE NE1/4 OF SAID SECTION 9 IS ASSUMED TO BEAR S02°20’40”W., and

 

            WHEREAS, the Comprehensive Plan and Future Land Use Map must be functional and flexible to fulfill its purpose as a framework for public officials to make decisions that implement common goals; and

 

            WHEREAS, the Planning and Zoning Commission has held a public hearing regarding the pros and cons of the proposed change as they related to the established policy, goals, and objectives of the Comprehensive Plan; and

 

            WHEREAS, the Planning and Zoning Commission has submitted a report to the Board of Supervisors stating their recommendation; and

 

NOW, THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED BY THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS THAT, the Future Land Use Map is amended to show that the property described above is to change in classification from Agricultural (A-1) to Agricultural (A-2).

 

Webster County Board of Supervisors

 

S/Jill Kirkberg, Chair

 

S/Dennis O’Farrell

 

S/Floyd Magnusson

 

S/Eddie Peterson

 

S/Phil Condon

 

ATTEST:

 

S/Carol Messerly, Auditor

Webster County                                                                                                                                                                      

Roll Call Vote:  Ayes – O’Farrell, Peterson, Condon and Kirkberg.  Nays – None.  Absent: Magnusson.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

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

 

Moved and seconded the meeting adjourned.