Regular Meeting

December 31, 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 December 18, 2001.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by O’Farrell, seconded by Peterson to receive and place on file Family Medical Leave for Sonya Waller, Public Health Department.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Peterson, seconded by Condon to approve part-time employment of Dawn Nemechek, as Jailer effective December 19, 2001 at the rate of $9.25 per hour, per recommendation of Sheriff Griggs.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Condon, seconded by Magnusson to approve and authorize Chair to sign letter of endorsement for the recreational plan at the Harlan & Hazel Rogers Sports Complex.  (Copy on file in Auditor’s office).  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Magnusson, seconded by O’Farrell to receive and place on file Leave of Absence for LeRoy Collin, Secondary Road Department.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by O’Farrell, seconded by Peterson to approve the following Resolution:

 

RESOLUTION

 

RESOLUTION for the installation and maintenance of an intersection light at the intersection of U.S. Highway No. 20 and Carter Avenue (entrance to the unincorporated town of Roelyn, Iowa).

 

WHEREAS concerned citizens of the community of Roelyn, Iowa have requested the installation of destination light at the above mentioned intersection for the welfare of visitors to their community, and

 

WHEREAS the entrance to said Town of Roelyn is difficult to locate at night, and

 

WHEREAS said light would be of benefit to the traveling public on said Primary road No. 20 and

 


WHEREAS Roelyn is the only community in Webster County without benefit of a destination light,

 

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED, the Webster County Board of Supervisors hereby recommends, approves, and by this resolution authorizes the Webster County Engineers Office to order the installation of said light.

 

S/Jill Kirkberg, Chairperson

Board of Supervisors

 

Attest: 

 

S/Carol Messerly

Webster County Auditor

 

Dated:  12/31/01

 

Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Peterson, seconded by Condon to approve appointment of Eric Eide as Drainage Attorney for the 2002 year.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Condon, seconded by Magnusson to approve appointment of Carol Gehlhausen as General Assistance Director for Webster County for the 2002 year.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Magnusson, seconded by O’Farrell to approve appointment of Larry Hall and Jeff Frye, as the Drug Audit Committee for the 2002 year.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by O’Farrell, seconded by Peterson to approve appointment of Jessy Willadsen, as Planning and Zoning Administrator for the 2002 year.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

At 10:30a.m. a Public Hearing was held on first consideration of request to rezone approximately 111 acres from Agricultural (A-l) to Agricultural (A-2), submitted by E.P. Frazier who intends to sell the following described property as acreages:  The North One-half of the Southwest Quarter and the East One-half of the Southeast of the Southwest Quarter and Lots 8 and 12 of County Auditor’s Sub-division of the Southwest Quarter of Section 10, Township 88 North, Range 28, West of the 5th P.M., Webster County, Iowa, except for tracts.  Several concerned citizens were heard and filed a Petition against the re-zone.  E.P. Frazier voiced his concerns. Moved by Peterson, seconded by Condon that said first consideration be approved with the conditions that E.P. Frazier shall sell property as proposed in lot layout plan submitted with application;  that lots shall not be further subdivided by new owners;  and that plats of survey for each parcel to be sold be recorded by July 1, 2002 or prior to any further sales of said properties;  and further that second consideration be waived and that the 5th day of February, 2002 at 10:30 a.m. be set as the date and time for final consideration of said re-zone.  Roll call vote:  Ayes – Magnusson, O’Farrell, Peterson and Condon.  Nays – none.  Kirkberg abstained.  Motion carried.

 

Moved by Condon, seconded by Magnusson to allow claims.  Motion carried unanimously.

Moved and seconded the meeting adjourned.