BOARD OF SUPERVISOR’S Regular Meeting

Tuesday, May 15, 2001- 10:00a.m. Board of Supervisors' Room

Webster County Courthouse

 

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

 

Moved by Magnusson, seconded by O’Farrell to approve minutes of meeting May 8, 2001. Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by O’Farrell, seconded by Condon to receive and place on file the following Drainage Repairs:  D.D.#129, Joint D.D.#70 Webster and #95 Calhoun, D.D.#313, D.D.#57, D.D.#117, D.D.#55, D.D.#287 and Joint D.D.#16 Webster and #31 Calhoun (Relief).  Motion carried unanimously.

 

At 10:00a.m. a Public Hearing on Fiscal Year 2001 Budget Amendment. No objections were heard. Moved by Condon, seconded by Magnusson to approve and authorize Budget Amendment increasing Public Safety $192,850 and increase  Sheriff’s Department Appropriation $192,850.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Magnusson, seconded by O’Farrell to approve and authorize transfer from General Basic in the amount of $79,766.28 and Rural Basic in the amount of $658,007.18 to Secondary Road Fund per Fiscal Year 2001 Budget.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by O’Farrell, seconded by Condon to approve employment of Robert Gray, part-time Civil Process Server at the rate of $8.00 per hour, effective May 4, 2001, per recommendation of Sheriff Griggs.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Condon, seconded by Magnusson to approve salary increase for Kari Waldschmidt and Emmanual villa, part-time jailers to $9.35 per hour, effective May 27, 2001; Gary Bockoven, full time jailer to $10.80 per hour, effective May 5, 2001; and Christine Faber, fill time jailer to $10.80 per hour, effective May 11, 2001, per recommendation of Sheriff Griggs.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Magnusson, seconded by O’Farrell to receive and place on file salary increase for Linda Kearney to $875.20 per pay period effective June 7, 2001, Child Support Recovery Unit.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by O’Farrell, seconded by Condon to approve bond of Al Price Trucking, Inc. for septic system installation and service.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Condon, seconded by Magnusson to approve and authorize Chair to sign Cerificate of Substantial Completion of the Webster County Courthouse Boiler Replacement Project.  (Copy on file in Auditor’s Office).  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Magnusson, seconded by O’Farrell to approve Liquor Permit, Transfer of Liquor Permit on various dates and 5-Day Beer Permit for May 18, 2001 to May 20, 2001, with Sunday Sales and Outdoor Service Area privileges, for Webster County Agricultural Association.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by O’Farrell, seconded by Condon to approve and authorize Chair to sign Utility Permit Applications for Wieston Ag. Service, Inc. for six inch tile crossing for Larry Welter, 170tyh and Baxter Avenue, Johnson Township; and Frontier Communications to plow fiber at edge of county road in Section 4, Cooper Township.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

At 10:30a.m., a Public Hearing on First Consideration to amend Webster County Comprehensive Plan and Future Land Use Map and Ordinance 024; to rezone the following described property form A-2 to R-1:  that part of the North One-half of the Northeast Quarter of Section 14, Township 89 North, Range 29 West of the 5th P.M., Webster County, Iowa, that lies East of Lizard Creek. No objections were heard.  Moved by Condon, seconded by Magnusson to approve first consideration of said amendments; to waive the second consideration and to set 10:30a.m. on the June 12, 2001, as the date and time for hearing on the final consideration of the same.  Roll call vote:  Ayes-Magnusson, O’Farrell, Peterson, Condon and Kirkberg.  Nays-None.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

At 10:45 a.m. Recessed Hearing on vacation of roads in Roelyn was held.  Moved by Magnusson, seconded by O’Farrell adopt the following resolution denying all objections and claims for damages and to approve the road vacations:  (TYPE OUT).  Roll call vote:  Ayes-Magnuson, O’Farrell, Condon and Kirkberg. Nays-none.

 

Dick Rose and John Hanna, representing Highland Insurance Group to update Board on upgraded insurance ratings.

 

The Board of Supervisors unanimously agreed to retain Midas Council of Governments for re-districting services and appointed the Board of Supervisors as the temporary county redistricting commission. 

 

Moved and seconded the meeting adjourned.