Regular Meeting

April 26, 2005

 

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

 

Moved by Nolting, seconded by Lizer to approve minutes of April 19, 2005.Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Lizer, seconded by Condon to receive and place on file the following Drainage Repairs: D.D.# 5 and D.D. #15.Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Condon, seconded by Nolting to receive and place on file County Recorderís Report of Fees Collected, quarter ending March 31, 2005.(Copy on file in Auditorís office).Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Nolting, seconded by Lizer to receive and place on file Report of Veteran Affairs Commission, quarter ending March 31, 2005.(Copy on file in Auditorís office).Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Lizer, seconded by Condon to approve and authorize Chair to sign Fiscal year 2006 Grant to Counties Well Program Application.(Copy on file in Auditorís office).Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Condon, seconded by Nolting to approve and authorize Chair to sign Beer Permit Application for This ďNĒ That Country Store.Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Nolting, seconded by Lizer to authorize transfer of confiscated property to Fort Dodge Police Department as mutually agreed.Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Lizer, seconded by Condon to approve change in mileage reimbursement to employees for county business travel to reflect the standard mileage rate as set by the Internal Revenue Service, less five (5) cents, effective May 2, 2005.Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Condon, seconded by Nolting to approve and authorize Chair to sign utility permit application from MidAmerican Energy to extend a 4 inch plastic natural gas main along the north side of 200th Street from Quail Avenue east approximately 8500 feet to 2761 200th Street (Chief Industries); gas main placed approximately 8 feet north of road, 36 inches deep and operate at 35 PSI.(Copy on file in Engineerís office).Motion carried unanimously.

 

Jim Richardson and Michael Smith representing Iowa Central Community College updated the board on the farm program and presented a check for one-half of the 2004 crop year profits.

 

At 10:30a.m. Public Bids were opened for 2005 Webster County Painted Pavement Marking Program.Bids received were as follows:††

 

Company

Total Bid

Traffic Marking Service

$92,882.72

Vogel Paint & Wax Co., Inc

†††††† $103,459.52

All Iowa Contracting

$98,861.76

Dakota Traffic Services

$87,946.85

 

Moved by Lizer, seconded by Condon to accept the low bid submitted by Dakota Traffic Services in the amount of $87,946.85, and to authorize the Chair to sign contract documents at the appropriate time upon review of the County Engineer.Motion carried unanimously.

 

Gail Van Alstine submitted a request from residents and businesses to consider black topping Kountry Lane from Highway 7 north to Highway 169, which consists of approximately three-tenths of a mile.Also, Victor Carlson requested that the Board repair 21st Avenue South, west of south 15 Street where water is ponding and to consider posting an embargo since it is a bituminous treated surfaced and trucks can use South 22nd Street which is a heavy asphalt street.Chair noted that they would have County Engineer look into these matters.(Copy on file in Auditorís office).Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved and seconded the meeting adjourned.