Regular Meeting

November 1, 2005

 

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

 

Moved by Nolting, seconded by Gill to approve minutes of October 25, 2005 meeting.Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Gill, seconded by Lizer to receive and place on file the following Drainage Repairs:Joint D.D.#70 Webster and #95 Calhoun; Joint D.D.#9 Webster and #3 Humboldt; D.D.#52, D.D.#135,D.D.#288, and D.D. #348.Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Lizer, seconded by Condon to approve employment of Laura Montgomery, part-time Correctional Officer at the rate of $10.00 per hour, effective October 26, 2005.Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Condon, seconded by Nolting to receive and place on file Manure Management Plan for Answer Farm (W. W. Swine Farms, Inc.) in Section 18, Township 89, Range 26 (Hamilton County).Copy on file in Auditorís office.Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Nolting, seconded by Gill to approve support of Community Development Block Grant funding for Iowa Central Industries Building Project and set 10:00a.m. on the 17th day of November, 2005, as the time and date for hearing and approve grant funding application.Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Gill, seconded by Lizer to approve and authorize Chair to sign GIS software upgrade contract with Sidwell Company.(Contract on file in MIS office).Motion carried unanimously.

 

Jim Richardson, representing Iowa Central Community College presented the second half rent payment and updated Board on farm program.Mr. Richardson made reference to a site where an old building buried and now the debris is working up to the surface.Moved by Nolting, seconded by Condon that Supervisor Condon and Lizer meet with Mr. Richardson in the near future.Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Condon, seconded by Nolting to approve and authorize Chair to sign tile crossing permit application from ALH Enterprise and Gary Vosika to place 8-inch tile line across Hayes Avenue between Sections 7 and 8, Elkhorn Township. (Copy on file in Engineerís office).Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Nolting, seconded by Gill approve wage adjustment for Daniel Peters, Class C Equipment Operator to $16.58 per hour, effective November 29, 2005, per recommendation of County Engineer.Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Gill, seconded by Lizer to approve wage adjustment for Jesse Becker, Mechanic, to $16.77 per hour, effective November 29, 2005, per recommendation of County Engineer.Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Lizer, seconded by Condon approve Resolution to temporarily close Route P59 (a.k.a. Quail Avenue) between Mill Road and Route D20 (a.k.a. 200th Street) and establish detour route due to railroad crossing maintenance by Chicago, Central and Pacific Railroad.

 

RESOLUTION

 

WHEREAS, Iowa Code Section 306.41 provides for the temporary closing of sections of roadway when necessary because of construction and maintenance, and

 


WHEREAS, Webster County, the Chicago, Central & Pacific Railroad and the Iowa Department of Transportation have entered into a funding agreement for highway/railroad grade crossing repairs on Route P59 (a.k.a. Quail Avenue) and

 

WHEREAS, these highway/railroad crossing repairs will cause a portion of Route P59 (a.k.a. Quail Avenue) to be temporarily closed for up to ten days from the junction of Route D20 (a.k.a. 200th Street/5th Avenue South) south of junction of Mill Road and a detour to be designated, and

 

WHEREAS, the Webster County Engineer has received permission form the City of Fort Dodge to designate a portion of 5th Avenue South and South 32nd Street as a detour route,

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the Webster County Board of Supervisors that Route P59 (a.k.a. Quail Avenue) be closed from the junction of Route D20 (a.k.a. 200th Street/5th Avenue South) south to the junction of Mill Road and the following roads be designated as a detour route:

 

From the junction of Route P59 (a.k.a. Quail Avenue) and Route D20 (a.k.a. 200thStreet/5th Avenue South), thence west approximately one mile on 5th Avenue South to the junction of South 32nd Street; thence south approximately 1.5 miles on South 32nd Street/Paragon Avenue to the junction Mill Road; thence east approximately 0.5 mile, south approximately 0.5 mile, and east approximately 0.5 mile on Mill road to the junction of Route P59 (a.k.a. Quail Avenue);

 

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the traffic control devices for the aforementioned road closure and detour route are scheduled to be established on Monday, November 7, 2005 and shall continue for the duration of said highway/railroad grade crossing repairs as determined by the County Engineer.

 

PASSED AND APPROVED this 1st of November, 2005 at Fort Dodge, Iowa

 

Webster County Board of Supervisors††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ATTEST:

 

S/Floyd Magnusson, Chairman†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† S/Carol Messerly, Webster County Auditor

 

Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Condon, seconded by Nolting to receive and place on file Planning and Zoning Commissionís report and set time and date for public hearing on the first consideration to amend Zoning Ordinance 024 and amend the Future Land Use Map rezoning a tract of land in the East one-half of the Southeast Quarter of Section 6, Cooper Township I-1 to A-2; and further to set 10:30a.m. on the 29th day of November, 2005, as the date for public hearing on the first consideration of said amendment.Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Nolting, seconded by Gill to allow claims.Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved and seconded the meeting adjourned.