Regular Meeting

February 19, 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 February 12, 2002 meeting.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

 A Public Hearing on Proposed Budget Amendment was held.  No objections or comments were heard.  Moved by Peterson, seconded by Condon to adopt the following Budget Amendment to Fiscal Year 2001-2002 budget and authorize department appropriation increases:  Increase Public Safety $86,000 changing the Sheriff’s Department (#005 appropriation to 2,205,808;  Increase Interprogram Services $140,000 changing Law Enforcement Center Department #008 appropriation to $346,724 and Social Services Building Department #055 to $118,630.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Condon, seconded by Kirkberg to approve transfer from Revenue Sharing Fund in the amount of $107,211.28 and from Capital Projects in the amount of $36,682.07 to General Basic, for capital project improvements.

 

Moved by Kirkberg, seconded by O’Farrell to receive and place on file Certification of Organization for Webster County Agricultural Extension Council.  (Copy on file in Auditor’s Office).  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by O’Farrell, seconded by Peterson to receive and place on file Annual Reports of Fiscal Year 2001 for Second Judicial District Department of Correctional Services and Central Iowa Juvenile Detention Center.  (Copy on file in Auditor’s Office).  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Peterson, seconded by Condon to approve and authorize Chair to sign Lease Agreement with Iowa Department of Human Services-Quality Control Bureau.  (Copy on file in Auditor’s Office).  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Condon, seconded by Kirkberg to approve and authorize Chair to sign Utility Permit Application of Frontier Communications to place manhole in right-of-way in Section 5, Cooper Township.  (Copy on file in Engineer’s Office).  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Kirkberg, seconded by O’Farrell to adopt the following Resolution:

 

RESOLUTION

TO ADOPT WEBSTER COUNTY PLANNING & ZONING FEE SCHEDULE

 

            WHEREAS, Webster County has adopted Webster County Zoning Ordinance #24 in accordance with Chapter 355, Iowa Code.

 

            WHEREAS, Webster County Zoning Ordinance #24 provides that the county Board of Supervisors may prescribe and charge fees for compliance permits.

 

            NOW, THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED BY THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS THAT, the following fees shall be applicable for the issuance of permits and other services by the Zoning Administrator effective upon approval of this resolution.

 

Main Structure – Includes new houses, replacing houses, moving a manufactured house onto site, moving a modular house onto a site, etc.  Square footage is the footprint of the building.

Less than 1500 sq. ft.---------------------------           $250

1500 to 2499 sq. ft.-----------------------------          $500

2500 sq. ft. or more-----------------------------          $750

 

Alterations and Accessory Structures – Includes garages, sheds, additions, etc.  Free standing or attached to house.

Less than 200 sq. ft.------------------------------ $50

200 to 2499 sq. ft.-------------------------------         $100

2500 sq. ft. or more-----------------------------          $200

 

Board of Adjustment Fees

Special Exception Use Permit Application--      $200

Variance Application---------------------------            $100

Board of Adjustment Appeal------------------ $100

 

Planning & Zoning Fees

Petition to Amend Ordinance-----------------   $300

Rezone Application---------------------------- $300

 

Signs - Includes roof sign, wall sign, free standing sign, post sign, billboard, ground sign, etc.  Does not include temporary real estate "for sale" signs or political signs.

5 sq. ft. or less------------------------------------- $50

More than 5 sq. ft.-------------------------------         $100

 

Change of Use (No Construction) - Includes changing the use of any land or building that does not involve construction.  Examples include starting a home-based business, converting a house to a restaurant, converting a storefront to a residential duplex, starting a camping area out of farmed land. --------------------------------------- $50

 

Miscellaneous Fees

Copy of Zoning Ordinance----------------------- $5

Copy of Land Use Plan--------------------------- $5

Document Copies---------------------------------$30 per hour preparation plus 10 cents per page

Zoning Determination Letters-------------------$30 per hour preparation not to exceed $150

Flood plain determination------------------------$10

 

Applying for a Permit After Starting - "Starting" includes beginning construction of a building or structure other than normal grading of soil.  Starting also includes changing how the land or building is used. ----------------------------------Fee is tripled.

 

Government is exempt from fees.

 

WEBSTER COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS

 

S/Floyd Magnusson, Chair

 

S/Dennis O’Farrell

 

S/Eddie Peterson

 

S/Phil Condon

                                                                                                                                               

S/Jill Kirkberg

 

 

            I, Carol Messerly, being duly sworn under oath, hereby state that I am the Auditor for Webster County, Iowa and that this is a true and accurate copy of the Resolution passed by the Webster County Board of Supervisors on February 19, 2002.

 

S/Carol Messerly

Webster County Auditor

 

Motion carried unanimously.

 

At 10:30a.m., a Public Hearing was held on first consideration of a request from Brian and Molly Illg to rezone the following described property from A-1 to A-2:  A parcel of land located in the Northeast Quarter of the Northeast Quarter and in the Southeast Quarter of the Northeast Quarter of Section 12, Township 90 North, Range 30 West of the 5th P.M. Webster County, Iowa.  Having heard oral comments, it was moved by O’Farrell, seconded by Peterson to approve first consideration of said request for rezone, to waive second consideration and to set March 15, 2002, at 10:30a.m. as the time and date for final consideration.  Roll call vote:  Ayes – O’Farrell, Condon, Kirkberg and Magnusson. Nay – Peterson.  Motion carried.

 

Moved and seconded the meeting adjourned.