Regular Meeting

October 16, 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.

 

At 9:00a.m. a Telephone meeting with Calhoun County to allow claims for repairs to Joint Drainage District #16 Webster - #31 Calhoun and Joint Drainage District4 # 22 Webster – 12 Calhoun.  For further particulars, see Drainage Record Book.

 

Moved by Magnusson, seconded by O’Farrell to approve minutes of meeting October 9, 2001. Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by O’Farrell, seconded by Peterson to receive and place on file the following Drainage Repairs: D.D.#299 and D.D.#225. Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Peterson, seconded by Condon to approve and authorize Chair to sign agreement with Robert Coppinger for stream bank protection work, South Branch of Lizard Creek, Section 22, Township 89 North, Range 30 West (Johnson Township).  (Copy on file in Engineer’s Office).  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Condon, seconded by Magnusson to  adopt the following Resolution (speed limit)

 

RESOLUTION

 

WHEREAS,  The Board of Supervisors is empowered under authority of Sections 321.255 and 321.285 Subsection 5 of the Code of Iowa to determine, upon the basis of an engineering and traffic investigation, that the speed limit of any secondary road is greater than is reasonable and proper under conditions existing, and may determine and declare a reasonable and proper spped limit, and

 

WHEREAS,  Such investigation has been completed by the County Engineer.

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the Webster County Board of Supervisors that speed limits be established and appropriate signs erected at the location described as follows:

 

Secondary Road in section 17, T88N, R28W known as Otho Drive from its intersection with Riverside Trail southwesterly to the city limits of Otho, 25 MPH.

 

Passed and approved this 16th day of October, 2001.

 

S/Jill Kirkberg

Chairperson Board of Supervisors

 

ATTEST:

 

S/Carol Messerly

Webster County Auditor

 

Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Magnusson, seconded by O’Farrell to approve and authorize Chair to sign Soil Testing Contracts with Terracon for landfill bridge investigation.  ).  (Copy on file in Engineer’s Office).  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by O’Farrell, seconded by Peterson to approve and authorize Chair to sign County Line Road Agreement with Calhoun County.  ).  (Copy on file in Engineer’s Office).  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Peterson, seconded by Condon to approve and authorize Chair to sign Utility Permit Applications for Lehigh Valley Cooperative Telephone Association:  Section 33, Washington Township to plow cable;  Section 11, Roland Township for directional bore creek, north side of road and Section 6, Roland Township for directional bore creek on Baxter Avenue west side. ).  (Copy on file in Engineer’s Office).  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved and seconded the meeting adjourned.