Regular Meeting

January 8, 2002

 

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

 

Moved by O’Farrell, seconded by Peterson to approve minutes of January 2, 2002 meeting.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Peterson, seconded by Condon to receive and place on file petition filed by Drew Sieben, opposing the 8% pay raise proposed by the Webster County Compensation Board, any raise should not exceed the 2.6% cost of living adjustment determined by Social Security.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Webster County Compensation Board presented the following fiscal year 2002-2003 salary recommendations for the Elected Officials:  Supervisors $30,500; Chairperson $31,125;  Sheriff $68,000; Auditor $50,500;  Treasurer $49,500;  Recorder $49,500;  and County Attorney $75,000.  Following public comment, it was moved by Condon, seconded by Kirkberg to approve the Fiscal Year 2002-2003 Elected Officials salaries upon a seventy-five percent (75%) reduction of the recommendations submitted by the Webster County Compensation Board and are as follows: 

                                                                                                                                                                                   

Supervisor

$          28,423.25

Supervisor - Chairperson

$          29,048.25

Sheriff

$          59,555.75

Treasurer

$          44,766.00

Auditor

$          45,627.25

Recorder

$          45,039.00

Attorney

$          67,590.00

 

Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Kirkberg, seconded by O’Farrell to receive and place on file Report of Veteran Affairs Commission for period ending December 31, 2001.  Copy on file in Auditor’s office.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by O’Farrell, seconded by Peterson to approve and authorize Chair to sign second quarter Water Well Grant Report and Request for Payment.  Copy on file in Auditor’s office.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Peterson, seconded by Condon to adopt the following Resolution:

 

RESOLUTION

 

BE IT RESOLVED by the Board of supervisors of Webster County, Iowa, that Eldon f. Rossow, P.E., the Interim County Engineer of Webster County, Iowa, be and is hereby designated, authorized, and empowered on behalf of the Board of Supervisors of said County to execute the certification of completion of work and final acceptance thereof in accordance with plans specifications in connection with all Farm-to-Market and federal or state aid construction projects in this county until February 4, 2002, and Randall J. Will P.E., as Engineer of Webster County, Iowa, effective on February 4, 2002.

 

Dated at Fort Dodge, Iowa, this 8th day of January, 2002.

 

Board of Supervisors

Webster County, Iowa

 

S/Floyd Magnusson

S/Dennis O’Farrell

S/Phil Condon

S/Eddie Peterson

S/Jill Kirkberg

 

Attest:

 

S/Carol Messerly,

Webster County Auditor

 

Motion carried unanimously.

 

Joyce DeHaan, representing Domestic/Sexual Assault Outreach discuss fiscal year 2003 funding request. Board will taken under consideration when preparing fiscal year 2003 budget.

 

Moved and seconded by meeting adjourned.