Regular Meeting

October 24, 2006

 

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 Lizer, seconded by Condon to approve minutes of October 17, 2006 regular meeting. Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Condon, seconded by Magnusson to receive and place on file the following drainage repairs:D.D.#2 and D.D.#59.

 

Moved by Magnusson, seconded by Lizer to approve and authorize Chair to sign letter of support for Low Income Housing Tax Credit proposed Project in Fort Dodge.(Copy on file in Auditorís office).Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Lizer, seconded by Condon to adopt the following resolution

 

RESOLUTION SUPPORTING COUNTY MANAGEMENT OF THE ADULT MH/DD SYSTEM

 

WHEREAS, county property taxes have been and continued to be a major funding source for services to adults with MH/MR/DD/BI,

 

WHEREAS, beginning in 1994, the state began a process to fund a larger amount of the adult service system from state funds,

 

WHEREAS, beginning in 1994, the state embarked on a partnership with the counties to fund 50% of the ďbaseĒ and all of the growth in the system,

 

WHEREAS, the counties agreed to manage the system with the combination of local, state, and federal funds,

 

WHEREAS, the MH/DD/MR/BI Commission undertook a project to improve the system and in that evaluation confirmed that the adult disability service system should be managed by counties,

 

WHEREAS, the county system has worked well for the past ten years,

 

NOW THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the Board of Supervisors of Webster County that the undersigned do hereby, request the Iowa Legislature to maintain its commitment to the local management of the adult MH/DD/MR/BI system in Iowa.

 

Approved this 24th day October, 2006

 

 

S/Greg Nolting

Chirperson, Board of Supervisors

 

ATTEST:

 

S/Carol Messerly

Webster County Auditor

 

 

Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Condon, seconded by Magnusson to receive and place on file Manure Management Updates for GT Agri Pork in Section 31, Colfax Township. (Copy on file in Auditorís office).Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Magnusson, seconded by Lizer to receive and place on file County Recorderís Report of Fees Collected for period ending September 30, 2006.(Copy on file in Auditorís office).Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Lizer, seconded by Condon to approve and authorize Chair to sign utility permit application from MidAmerican Energy to construct overhead electric line in Section 33, Badger Township along the west side of Paragon Avenue from 160th Street north to 1584 Paragon Avenue due to road improvement project on Route P59.(Copy on file in Engineerís office).Motion carried unanimously.

County Attorney Schott and Sheriff Mickelson revieweda proposed Keg Registration Ordinance.

 

Moved and seconded the meeting adjourned.