Regular Meeting

May 1, 2001

 

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

 

Moved by Magnusson, seconded by O’Farrell to approve minutes of meeting April 24, 2001. Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by O’Farrell, seconded by Peterson to receive and place on file the following Drainage Repairs:  D.D.#151, D.D.#178, D.D.#30, Joint D.D.#4 Webster and #272 Hamilton, Joint D.D.# 11 Webster and #11 Hamilton, D.D.#57 and D.D.#69.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Peterson, seconded by Condon to approve employment of Jolene M. Lampe, part-time jailer at the rate of $8.50 per hour, effective April 23, 2001, per recommendation of Sheriff Griggs.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Condon, seconded by Magnusson to approve Sheriff’s Report of Fees Collected for quarter ending March 31, 2001. (Copy on file in Auditor’s Office). Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Magnusson, seconded by O’Farrell to approve Beer and Sunday Sales renewal License for This N That Country Store.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by O’Farrell, seconded by Peterson to approve Property Tax Suspension for Real Estate Parcel #00600-0000241-000, per recommendation of Department of Human Services.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Peterson, seconded by Condon to table approval of Agreement Between Webster County and Webster County Sheriff’s Deputies Association for the period of July 1, 2001 to June 30, 2003, until May 8, 2001.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Condon, seconded by Magnusson to receive and place on file Financial Reports for Upper Des Moines Opportunity Inc., for Year Ending September 30, 2000.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Magnusson, seconded by O’Farrell to approve and authorize Chair to sign Utility Permit Applications as follows:  Nels Pederson Co., tile exploration in Section 12, Badger Township and Frontier Communications for plowing cable into road bed in Sections 25 and 36, Cooper Township.  (Copy on file in Engineer’s office).  Motion carried unanimously.

 

At 10:30a.m.a  Public Hearing to vacate Streets in Roelyn was held.  It was noted for the record that C. Joseph Coleman representing  the Estate of Conrad Taylor filed an objection and claim for damages to the closing and vacation of public road easements located in the town of Roelyn.  Attorney Coleman spoke of their concerns.  Eric Eide, Attorney representing New Cooperative discussed their plans and willingness to work together with the property owners and Mid American easements.  Moved by O’Farrell, seconded by Peterson to recess hearing to vacate streets in Roelyn until 10:45a.m. on May 15, 2001.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Xenia Water District discussed their upcoming plans in the area within and around Webster County. No action taken.

 

Moved and seconded the meeting adjourned.