Regular Meeting

November 7, 2006

 

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

 

Moved by Lizer, seconded by Gill to approve minutes of October 31, 2006 regular meeting.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Gill, seconded by Condon to receive and place on file drainage repairs in D.D. #5.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

 

Moved by Condon, seconded by Magnusson to adopt the following resolution:

 

RESOLUTION

 

National Election Worker Appreciation Week

 

                                    WHEREAS,      on November 7, 2006, more than 1,000,000 persons will serve in the process of

                                                                conducting our  federal election; and

 

    WHEREAS,      election workers represent every facet of our society and communities and provide a tangible

                                link between the voting public and the election process; and

 

                                    WHEREAS,      election workers provide an invaluable function to our country and are one of this country’s

                                                                most valuable resources; and

 

                                    WHEREAS,      election workers volunteer to serve their fellow citizens with distinction and provide an

                                                                valuable service to their communities; and

 

                                    WHEREAS,      election workers span the generation gap from high school students to senior citizens and mirror the amazing diversity of their communities and American society as a whole; and

 

                                    WHEREAS,      election workers are the backbone of American democracy and their dedicated service allows our democracy to flourish; and

 

    WHEREAS,      election workers are America’s “champions of democracy,” it is most appropriate to recognize the contribution that election workers make each time we cast our votes:

 

                NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the Webster County Board of Supervisors, in concert with the

                states, counties and election jurisdictions of the United States, proclaims the week of November 5-11, 2006 as “National Election Worker Appreciation Week.”

 

                BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the Webster County Board of Supervisors extends its appreciation and

                                admiration for the election workers of Webster County, Iowa and the vital services that they

                                                perform in conducting this County’s elections.

 

 

s/Greg Nolting

Greg Nolting, Chairperson

 

ATTEST

s/Carol Messerly

County Auditor

 

 Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Magnusson, seconded by Lizer to approve and authorize Chair to sign utility permit application from MidAmerican Energy to relocate overhead electric transmission line at the intersection of Paragon Avenue and 170th Street in Sections 3, 4, 9, and 10, Cooper Township due to P59 road improvements.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Lizer, seconded by Gill to approve and authorize Chair to sign utility permit application from MidAmerican Energy to rebuild overhead electric transmission line at 1714 Paragon Avenue in Section 10, Cooper Township due to P59 road improvements.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved and seconded the meeting adjourned.