Regular Meeting

August 26, 2003

 

The Board of Supervisor met in Session on the above date with the following members present:  Magnusson, Peterson, Condon, Gill, and Nolting.  

 

Moved by Magnusson, seconded by Condon to approve minutes of August 19, 2003 meeting.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Condon, seconded by Gill to receive and place on file Drainage Repair to D.D. #69.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Gill, seconded by Nolting to approve Family Medical Leave for Jill Pringle, effective August 18, 2003.  (Copy on file in Auditor’s office).  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Nolting, seconded by Magnusson to receive and place on file Manure Management Plans for Stumpenhorst Inc. in Hardin Township and West Roland Pork Inc. in Roland Township.  (Copy on file in Auditor’s office).  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Magnusson, seconded by Condon to receive and place on file appointment of Dale Strueker as County Attorney’s representative on the Webster County Compensation Board.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Condon, seconded by Gill to receive and place on file resignation of Bernard Olson, Fulton Township Trustee and to appoint Paul Eldal to fill the vacancy.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Gill, seconded by Nolting to receive and place on file resignations of Bob Baker and Kenneth O. Freund, Savage Benefited Water District Trustees and to appoint Randy Steinkamp and Donna Freund to vacated positions.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Nolting, seconded by Magnusson to approve Class B Beer Permit for Des Moines Skydivers, Inc.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Magnusson, seconded by Condon to table consideration of eliminating position of Road Maintenance Superintendent, until September 9, 2003.  Motion carried unanimously.


Moved by Condon, seconded by Gill to approve and authorize Chair to sign utility permit from Midland Power Cooperative to bury electric line to new bin site along the west side of Vasse Avenue in Section 33, East Dayton Township.  (Copy on file in Engineer’s office).  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Gill, seconded by Nolting to approve and authorize Chair to sign utility permit from Xenia Rural Water District to install water line along the west side of Washington Avenue in Section 35, Hardin Township.  (Copy on file in Engineer’s office).  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Nolting, seconded by Magnusson to approve and authorize Chair to sign permit from Quarry Services to temporarily enter the right-of-way along the south side of Mill Road to access property in the Northeast Quarter of the Southwest Quarter of Section 34, Cooper Township.  (Copy on file in Engineer’s office).  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Magnusson, seconded by Condon to approve the following Resolution:

 

RESOLUTION

 

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

 

                Township:             Webster/Yell

                Section:                  36

                Address:                                D-54 at the Bellville Bridge

                Closed:                   August 15, 2003 – 7 a.m.

                Opened:                 August 15, 2003 – 8 p.m.

                Reason:                  Hamilton County Paving D-54 east from Bellville Bridge

 

Motion Carried:

 

S/Eddie Peterson                                                                                                                  Date:  8/26/03

Chair, Board of Supervisors

 

Attest:

 

S/Carol Messerly, Auditor

Webster County, Iowa

 

Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Condon, seconded by Gill to approve the following Resolution:

 

RESOLUTION

 

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

 

                Township:             Johnson

                Section:                  Between 22 and 23

                Address:                                Easter Avenue south of Front Street in the town of Barnum

                Closed:                   August 18, 2003

                Time:                      8:00 a.m.

                Reason:                  Railroad Crossing Repair

 

Motion Carried

 

S/Eddie Peterson                                                                                                                  Date:  8/26/03

Chair, Board of Supervisors              

 

Attest:

 

S/Carol Messerly, Auditor

Webster County, Iowa

 

Motion carried unanimously. 

 

Moved by Gill, seconded by Nolting to approve the following Resolution:

 

RESOLUTION TO SET PUBLIC HEARING

TO AMEND WEBSTER COUNTY ORIDNANCE # 031

AREA SERVICE “C” ROAD MAINTENANCE ORDINANCE

 

WHEREAS,  Webster County Ordinance # 31 was enacted on October 10, 2000 to classify certain roads on the area service system in the County as Area Service “C” roads so as to provide for a reduced level of maintenance effort and restricted access, pursuant to Iowa Code Section 309.57; and

 

WHEREAS, legislation modifying the procedure for classification of area service “C” roads became effective July 1, 2003; and

 

WHEREAS, the Webster County Board of Supervisors desires to amend Ordinance #031 to reflect current law,

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the Webster County Board of Supervisors that a public hearing be held in the Board room, Webster County Courthouse, Fort Dodge, Iowa at 10:30 a.m., CST, September 9, 2003 on the proposed amendment to Ordinance #031, Area Service “C” Road Maintenance Ordinance, in accordance with the Code of Iowa.

 

PASSED AND APPROVED this 26th day of August, 2003.

 

S/Eddie Peterson, Chairman

Webster County Board of Supervisors

 

Attest:

 

S/Carol Messerly, Auditor

Webster County

 

Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Nolting, seconded by Magnusson to table quotes to purchase one new motor grader until September 2, 2003.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Nancy Williams and Betsy Hradek from University of Iowa to discussed Assertive Community Treatment program that will be getting under way in Webster County through the North Central Iowa Mental Health Center.

 

Moved by Gill, seconded by Nolting to  allow claims.

 

Moved by Magnusson, seconded by Condon to recess until 9:00a.m. August 27, 2003 to consider amending Agreement with the City of Fort Dodge, Webster County and Mid Iowa Development Association Council of Governments (MIDAS), regarding parking lot.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

At 9:00a.m. on Wednesday, August 27, 2003, Chairman Peterson called the recessed meeting to order to consider Agreement regarding the County parking lot. 

 

Moved by Condon, seconded by Gill to approve and authorize Chair to sign the Agreement between the City of Ft Dodge, Webster County, and MID Iowa Development Association Council of Government (MIDAS) regarding the parking lot.  (Copy on File).  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Gill, seconded by Nolting the meeting adjourn.  Motion carried unanimously.