Regular Meeting

November 17, 2005

 

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

 

Moved by Nolting, seconded by Lizer to approve minutes of November 8, 2005 Regular meeting and November 14, 2005 Special meeting.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

At 9:00a.m. the Board of Supervisors met to Canvas City Elections held on November 8, 2005.  The following was noted:  Dayton Council Member – Elect Two -  Paula Gallentine received forty votes; Dan Robertson received thirty-one votes; and Richard Travis received thirty-one votes.  In accordance with Iowa Code 50.44, the Board drew lots to determine the winner.  Chairman Magnusson drew Richard Travis, noting the same duly elected.

 


Moved by Lizer, seconded by Condon to approve the following as the Official Canvass of the November 8, 2005 City Elections: 

 

City of Badger:  Mayor

 

 

City of Fort Dodge Continued

 

Alvin R. Conklin

55

 

Council Member Ward Two (Elect One)

Scattering

6

 

Don Wilson

611

Council Member (Elect Two)

 

 

Chad Winters

368

Kathleen Hansel

21

 

Scattering

3

Teresa Larson

38

 

Council Member Ward Three (Elect One)

Janelle A. Wagner

40

 

Cynthia Litwiller

996

Christopher J. Wendell

40

 

Dennis W. Milefchik

889

Scattering

1

 

Scattering

1

City of Barnum:  Mayor

 

 

Council Member Ward Four (Elect One)

Dennis Dunbar

23

 

Wesley L. Castle

689

Scattering

2

 

Dan Payne

996

Council Member (Elect Three)

 

 

Scattering

2

Dean L. Quade

20

 

City of Gowrie:  

 

Bryan Foster

16

 

Council Member (Elect Three)

 

Ann Condon

15

 

Bill Bush

61

Scattering

12

 

Dean T. Summers

74

City of Callender:  Mayor

 

 

Ken Pederson

67

Jim Witte

6

 

Scattering

10

Randy N. Hanson

4

 

City of Harcourt:  Mayor

 

Greg Porter

4

 

Donna Mae Brundage

55

Scattering

12

 

Scattering

6

Council Member (Elect Three)

 

 

Council Member (Elect Two)

 

Randy N. Hanson

38

 

Marc P. Greenfield

54

David Lee

42

 

Victor L. Shenton

37

Arthur Sollie

39

 

Sharon Sherry E. Troup

17

Scattering

8

 

Scattering

2

Council Member to Fill Vacancy

 

 

Public Measure "A"

 

Joe Schuster

38

 

For the Question

44

Scattering

5

 

Against the Question

15

City of Clare:  Mayor

 

 

City of Lehigh:  Mayor

 

Barb Passow

12

 

Bill Bird

121

Scattering

5

 

Scott Gascoigne

7

Council Member (Elect Five)

 

 

Scattering

0

Gary Fitzgerald

27

 

Council Member (Elect Three)

 

Daniel Hunt

28

 

Marvin Fortune

112

Don Renken

28

 

Sonya Kelley

104

Denny Stuhrenberg

29

 

Roger S. Smith, Jr.

105

Doug Yetmar

29

 

Scattering

7

Scattering

2

 

City of Moorland:  Mayor

 

City of Dayton

 

 

Brad Hoffman

24

Council Member (Elect Two)

 

 

Scattering

1

Paula Gallentine

40

 

Council Member (Elect Three)

 

Dan Robertson

31

 

Diane Ferrin

22

Richard Travis

31

 

Elizabeth A. Thompson

24

Scattering

3

 

Marlys Traster

21

City of Duncombe:  Mayor

 

 

Scattering

1

Jackson W. Cook

31

 

City of Otho:  Mayor

 

Robert G. Taylor

54

 

Joseph Hayes

100

Scattering

1

 

Scattering

0

Council Member (Elect Two)

 

 

Council Member (Elect Three)

 

Rickey O. Chase

50

 

Jimmy W. Beekman

71

Jill R. Powell

56

 

Dick Crouse

70

Bill Powers

17

 

Jim Finnegan

31

Scattering

16

 

Mike Johnson

29

City of Fort Dodge:  Mayor

 

 

Marty R. Pringle

63

Tery J. Lutz

4277

 

Scattering

21

William W. Patterson

1214

 

Council Member to Fill Vacancy

 

Scattering

15

 

Dave Nemechek

80

Council Member At Large (Elect Two)

 

 

Scattering

2

Matt Bemrich

4066

 

City of Vincent:  Mayor

 

Richard Inman

2626

 

John Fransen

23

Jerry L. Jones

909

 

Scattering

7

Richard Ike Nelson

1614

 

Council Member (Elect Three)

 

Scattering

26

 

John Fransen

22

Council Member Ward One (Elect One)

 

 

Erica Miller

35

Curtis M. Davis

273

 

Lois Vanhorn

29

Curt B. Olson

454

 

Donavon Adson

14

Scattering

0

 

Scattering

11

 

Motion carried unanimously.

 

At 10:00a.m. a Public Hearing to discuss submittal of Community Development Block Grant Application for Iowa Central Industries was held.  Shirley Helgevold from Midas offered the following Report:

 

A)      How the need for the proposed activities were identified:

The need for a new facility was addressed due to the poor physical condition of the existing building and the lack of available space for programs. The bathrooms in the building were not handicapped accessible.  ICI has spent $180,000 remodeling some of the bathrooms to make them accessible and remodeling the lunchroom so it could accommodate more people.

 

B)            How the proposed activities will be funded and sources of funds:

CDBG grant and bank loan.

 

C)                 Date application will be submitted:

November 22, 2005 by 4:30 PM.

 

D)           Requested amount of Federal funds:

$505,000 in CDBG funds.

 

E)                  Estimated portion of federal funds requested that will benefit persons of low and moderate income:

77.07% or 389,204 of the funds will benefit LMI persons.

 

F)                  Where the proposed activities will be conducted:

The proposed project will be conducted on the campus of Iowa Central Industries located at 127 Avenue M, Fort Dodge, Iowa.

 

G)           Plans to minimize displacement of persons and businesses as a result of funded activities:

No displacement of persons or businesses will occur.

 

H)                 Plans to assist persons actually displaced:

No displacement of persons or businesses will occur.

 

I)                   The nature of the proposed activities:

Demolition of the two temporary buildings at the south end of the main building, replaced by a permanent addition to the main building.  Remodeling the present kitchen and boardroom making them into multipurpose rooms to be used for classes, meetings, etc.  Renovation to the east, north and south walls of the building.  A new, safer driveway to drop off clients will also be included in the project.

 

Person(s) authorized to receive and respond to citizens proposals, questions and complaints concerning the proposed (funded) activities will be: 

Shirley Helgevold

MIDAS Council of Governments

602 1st Avenue South

Fort Dodge, IA  50501

(515) 576-7183

shelgevold-midas@prairieinet.net

 

Person(s) available and able to provide technical assistance to groups representative of low- and moderate-income persons in preparing and presenting their proposals for the request and use of federal funds.

 

MIDAS Council of Governments

602 1st Avenue South

Fort Dodge, IA  50501

(515) 576-7183

 

The Board reviewed the Community Development and Housing Needs Assessment noting no changes.

 

Moved by Nolting, seconded by Lizer to approve and authorize Chair to sign Community Development Block Grant Application for Iowa Central Industries.  (Copy on file in Auditor’s office). Motion carried unanimously.

 

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

 

Moved and seconded the meeting adjourned.