Regular Meeting

October 1, 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 September 24, 2002 meeting.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Peterson, seconded by Condon to approve salary increase for Rose Smith and Michael Stenzel, Correctional Officers to $11.55 per hour, effective September 23, 2002, per recommendation of Sheriff Griggs.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Condon, seconded by Kirkberg to approve abatement of real estate taxes on the following parcels purchased and dilapidated houses removed by the City of Dayton:  #1914428006, #1914328007 and #1914328009.  (Copy on file in Auditor’s office).  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Kirkberg, seconded by O’Farrell to receive and place on file North Central Iowa Mental Health Center, Inc. Audit and Financial Report for year ending June 30, 2002.  (Copy on file in Auditor’s office).  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by O’Farrell, seconded by Peterson to approve and authorize Chair to sign Utility Permit Application from MidAmerican Energy for underground electric line located in Section 5, Cooper Township, 160th Street east on Nelson Avenue.  (Copy on file in Engineer’s office).  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Peterson, seconded by Condon to approve and authorize Chair to sign Resolution

 

RESOLUTION

 

Motion by Peterson, Seconded Condon to authorize temporary closure of the following Secondary Road:

 

                Township                 Elkhorn

 

                Section:                    5 and 6

 

                Address:                   Hayes Avenue between D20 and 230th Street

 

                Closed:                     September 20, 2002 for approximately 5 days

 

                Time:                       8:00 A.M.

 

                Reason:                    Railroad crossing repairs

 

Motion Carried

 

S/Floyd A. Magnusson                                                                                   Date:  10/01/02

Chair, Board of Supervisors

 

Attest:

 

S/Carol Messerly, Auditor

Webster County, Iowa

 

Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Condon, seconded by Kirkberg to approve and authorize Chair to sign Resolution

 

RESOLUTION

 

Motion by Condon, Seconded by Kirkberg to authorize temporary closure of the following Secondary Road:

 

                Township:                                Cooper

 

                Section:                    10-11-12-13-14-15

 

                Address:                   180th Street between P59 & P63 (City and County)

 

                Closed:                     September 23, 2002 for approximately 5 days

 

                Time:                       8:00 A.M.

 

                Reason:                    Railroad crossing repair

 

Motion Carried

 

S/Floyd A. Magnusson                                                                                   Date:  10/1/02

Chair, Board of Supervisors

 

Attest:

 

S/Carol Messerly, Auditor

Webster County, Iowa

 

Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Kirkberg, seconded by O’Farrell to approve and authorize Chair to sign Resolution

 

RESOLUTION

 

Motion by Kirkberg, Seconded by O’Farrell to authorize temporary closure of the following Secondary Road:

 

                Township:                                Newark

 

                Section:                    10 & 15

 

                Address:                   120th Street between Washington & Xavier Avenue

 

                Closed:                     September 23, 2002 for approximately two days

 

                Time:                       12 Noon

 

                Reason:                    Tile Repair

 

Motion Carried

 

S/Floyd A. Magnusson                                                                                   Date:  10/1/02

Chair, Board of Supervisors

 

Attest:

 

S/Carol Messerly, Auditor

Webster County, Iowa

 

Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by O’Farrell, seconded by Peterson to approve and authorize Chair to sign Resolution

 

RESOLUTION

 

Motion by O’Farrell, Seconded by Peterson to authorize temporary closure of the following Secondary Road:

 

                Township:                                Cooper Section 1

 

                Township:                                Colfax Section 6

 

                Address:                   Sampson Avenue

 

                Closed:                     September 26, 2002 for approximately 2 days

 

                Time:                       8:00 A.M.

 

                Reason:                    Railroad crossing repair

 

Motion Carried

 

S/Floyd A. Magnusson                                                                                   Date:  10/1/02

Chair, Board of Supervisors

 

Attest:

 

S/Carol Messerly, Auditor

Webster County, Iowa

 

Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Peterson, seconded by Condon to approve and authorize Chair to sign Resolution

 

RESOLUTION

 

Motion by Kirkberg, Seconded by O’Farrell to authorize temporary closure of the following Secondary Road:

 

                Township:                                Newark

 

                Section:                    31 and 32

 

                Address:                   Taylor Avenue Between 150th and 160th Street

 

                Closed:                     September 26, 2002 for approximately 4 days

 

                Time:                       9:30 A.M.

 

                Reason:                    Railroad crossing repair 

 

Motion Carried

 

S/Floyd A. Magnusson                                                                                   Date:  10/01/02

Chair, Board of Supervisors

 

Attest:

 

S/Carol Messerly, Auditor

Webster County, Iowa

 

Motion carried unanimously.

 

Roger Peterson and Kristy York, representing Soil Conservation Commission discussed proposed funding to promote wetland program.  Moved by Peterson, seconded by Condon to approve funding in the amount of $l,000.00 for fiscal year 2002-2003, to Webster County Soil Conversation Commission.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

At 10:22a.m. it was moved by Kirkberg, seconded by O’Farrell to go into closed session in accordance with Code of Iowa Chapter 21.5(j) to discuss purchase of real estate property.  Roll call vote:  Ayes – Magnusson, O’Farrell, Peterson, Condon and Kirkberg.  Nays:  None.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

At 10:32a.m., it was moved by O’Farrell, seconded by Peterson to adjourn closed session and go back into open session.  Roll call vote:  Ayes – Magnusson, O’Farrell, Peterson, Condon and Kirkberg.  Nays:  None.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Kirkberg, seconded by O’Farrell to authorize the Chairman to sign offer to purchase real estate as discussed in closed session on this date.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved and seconded the meeting adjourned.