Board of Supervisors

Webster County Board of Supervisors
Fort Dodge, IA 50501

 

Regular Meeting
Tuesday May 26, 2009

The Board of Supervisors met in Session on the above date with the following members present: Condon, Dencklau, Motl, and Peterson.   Absent:  Singer.

Moved by Dencklau, seconded by Motl to approve minutes of the May 19, 2009 regular meeting.  Motion carried unanimously.

Moved by Motl, seconded by Peterson to receive and place on file the following Drainage Repairs:  D.D.#151, D.D.#191, and D.D.#276.  Motion carried unanimously.

Moved by Peterson, seconded by Dencklau to approve employment of Paul Keller, Part-time Correctional Officer at the rate of $10.61 per hour, effective May 28, 2009.  Motion carried unanimously.

Moved by Dencklau, seconded by Motl to approve and authorize Chair to sign Cooperative Reimbursement Agreement between Webster County and the Department of Human Services, Bureau of Collections, Webster being host county for Child Support Recovery Unit.  (Copy on file in Auditor’s office).  Motion carried unanimously.

Moved by Motl, seconded by Peterson to rescind action taken at the August 19, 2008 Regular Board of Supervisors’ meeting for the assignment and abatement of taxes on Certificate No. PB98358 and Certificate No.PB98360; based on a mutual mistake of fact and mutual mistake of law.  Motion carried unanimously.

Moved by Peterson, seconded by Dencklau to assign Tax Sale Certificate No. PB98360 and Certificate No. PB98358 to the City of Fort Dodge, Iowa, subject to an indemnification and hold harmless agreement executed by Fort Dodge in favor of Webster County.  Motion carried unanimously.

Moved by Dencklau, seconded by Motl to approve and authorize Chair to sign Standstill Agreement between U.S. Department of Commerce and Webster County, Iowa for tower and transmitter building five miles south of Fort Dodge.  (Copy on file in Auditor’s office).  Motion carried unanimously.

Moved by Motl, seconded by Peterson to approve and authorize Chair to sign utility permit application from Prairie Energy Cooperative to replace overhead power lines with new poles, anchors, and conductor along 255th Street in Sections 22, 23, and 24, Township 88 North, Range 28 West.  (Copy on file in Engineer’s office).  Motion carried unanimously.

Moved by Peterson, seconded by Dencklau to approve and authorize Chair to sign utility permit application from Xenia Rural Water District to trench and directional bore 12-inch water main along the west side of Nelson Avenue near Oak Street to 235th Street in Sections 8 and 17, Township 88 North, Range 28 West (Pleasant Valley Township).  (Copy on file in Engineer’s office).  Motion carried unanimously.

Moved by Dencklau, seconded by Motl to approve and authorize Chair to sign utility permit application from Xenia Rural Water District to complete tile repair along the south side of 340th Street in Section 3, Township 86 North, Range 30 West (Gowrie Township).  (Copy on file in Engineer’s office).  Motion carried unanimously.

Pastor Al Wright discussed taxes due on property that should be tax exempt.  County Attorney will review status.

Moved by Motl, seconded by Peterson to allow claims.  Motion carried unanimously.

Moved by Peterson, seconded by Dencklau the meeting adjourned.  Motion carried unanimously.