Regular Meeting

June 14, 2005

 

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

 

Moved by Nolting, seconded by Gill to approve minutes of June 7, 2005. Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Gill, seconded by Lizer to approve full-time employment of Tracy Hawley, Motor Vehicle Department, effective July 1, 2005, per recommendation of Janice Horton, Webster County Treasurer.  Ayes:  Nolting, Lizer and Condon.  Nays: Gill.  Motion carried.

 

Moved by Lizer, seconded by Condon to approve 5-day Class B Beer Permit for Shellabration, Inc. Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Condon, seconded by Nolting to approve and authorize Chair to sign Memorandum of Understanding with Iowa Department of Public Health for FY06 Water Well Grant in the amount of $17,130.00.  (Copy on file in Auditor’s office).  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Nolting, seconded by Gill to approve Tax Sale Assignment – P040563 to Mike McCarville in the amount of $117.00 (Parcel #0729379019); Lot 21, Block 116 in Town’s Company’s Addition to Fort Dodge, Iowa.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Gill, seconded by Lizer to approve and authorize Chair to sign letter of support for Community Based Abstinence Education Funding on behalf of Webster County Public Health Department. (Copy on file in Auditor’s office).  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Lizer, seconded by Condon to approve wage adjustment of Ron Fisher, Parts Manager, to $15.20 per hour, effective June 13, 2005, per recommendation of County Engineer.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Condon, seconded by Nolting to approve and authorize Chair to sign utility permit application from the City of Fort Dodge to install 12-inch water main along the south side of 170th Street (Route D14) from Nelson Avenue (Route P56) east 6550 feet to Omaha Cold Storage.  (Copy on file in Engineer’s office).  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Nolting, seconded by Gill to approve and authorize Chair to sign permit to work in the road right-of-way from Kenny Johnson to harvest grass in the east road ditch along Route C56 north of Vincent.  (Copy on file in Engineer’s office).  Motion carried unanimously.

 


Moved by Gill, seconded by Lizer to approve employment of John Winninger, Class C Equipment Operator, at the rate of $13.62 per hour, effective June 20, 2005.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Lizer, seconded by Condon to approve and authorize Chair to sign detour agreement with the Iowa DOT to use the Hamilton/Webster County Line (Yankee Avenue) between Route D20 and Highway 20 as a detour route due to railroad crossing repairs on Iowa Highway 17 at Highview from June 20th to June 30th, 2005.  (Copy on file in Engineer’s office).  Motion carried unanimously.

 

At 10:30a.m. a Public Hearing was held to consider apportionment of taxes assessed against the following properties:  Lots 15 and 16 of West River Addition and part of the Northeast Quarter of Section 31, Township 89 North, Range 28 West, Webster County, Iowa.  Attorney Mark Lowe reviewed the apportionment of taxes against said property.  No objections were heard, but due to a death in the family of Ernest Kersten, Attorney for the plaintiff in this case, Attorney Lowe will discuss the outcome of this hearing with Attorney Kersten and if need be return his findings to the Board.  Moved by Gill, seconded by Lizer to close the Public Hearing.  Roll Call:  Ayes:  all.  Nays: none.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Gill, seconded by Lizer to approve apportionment of taxes assessed against the following property:  Lots 15 and 16 of West River Addition and part of the Northeast Quarter of Section 31, Township 89 North, Range 28 West, Webster County, Iowa, as follows:

 

 

 

Amount Assessed to

Amount

 

 

Lots 15 & 16 Based on

Assessed to

Year

Original Taxes

Valuation of $14,770

Remainder

2000

 $  6,180

$ 519

$  5,661

2001

 $  6,912

$ 567

$  6,345

2002

 $  6,874

$ 577

$  6,297

2003

 $  6,998

$ 588

$  6,410

 

Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Condon, seconded by Lizer to allow claims.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved and seconded the meeting adjourned.