Board of Supervisors

Webster County Board of Supervisors
Fort Dodge, IA 50501

 

Board of Supervisiors Meeting
Tuesday December 22, 2009

10:00 a.m. Board of Supervisors' Room
Webster County Courthouse

The Board of Supervisors met in Session on the above date with the following members present: Condon, Dencklau, Motl, Singer and Peterson.   Absent:  None.

Moved by Dencklau, seconded by Motl to approve minutes of the December 15, 2009 regular meeting.   Motion carried unanimously.

Moved by Motl, seconded by Singer to receive and place on file Drainage Repairs in D.D.#2.  Motion carried unanimously.

Moved by Singer, seconded by Peterson to receive and place on file Manure Management Plan Update for D. Craig Gascho in Section 10, Badger Township.  (Copy on file in Auditor’s office).  Motion carried unanimously.

Moved by Peterson, seconded by Dencklau to approve and authorize Chair to sign permit application from John Samuelson to construct private agricultural drainage tile across Kansas Avenue between Sections 22 and 23, Township 87 North, Range 29 West, Clay Township.  (Copy on file in Engineer’s office).  Motion carried unanimously.

Moved by Dencklau, seconded by Motl to approve the following resolution:

RESOLUTION NO. 2009-12-22

A RESOLUTION AMMENDING THE WEBSTER COUNTY
FEDERAL FUNCTIONAL CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM

WHEREAS, functional classification is the process by which streets and highways are grouped into classes according to the character of service they are intended to provide; and

WHEREAS, Webster County periodically reviews the system of streets and highways for appropriate changes to classification of the various segments of the system; and

WHEREAS, a recent review of the system has revealed the need for a change to the Federal Functional Classification of road segments in the rural area of Webster County due to the change in traffic flow and functional use.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the Webster County Board of Supervisors hereby request changes to the Federal Functional Classification System be changed as follows:

  1. Change Fairbanks Avenue (Co Rd P29) from Iowa Highway 7 north to 140th Street (Co Rd C66) from Minor Collector to Major Collector.  A distance of approximately 5.012 miles.
  2. Change Baxter Avenue and Dakota Avenue (Co Rd P29) from existing US Highway 20 north to Iowa Highway 7 from Minor Collector to Major Collector.  A distance of approximately 7.814 miles.
  3. Change Quail Avenue / Dolliver Park Road / 260th Street / Oak Street / 255th Street from 290th Street (Co Rd C43) north and west to Nelson Avenue (Co Rd P59) from Major Collector to Minor Collector.  A distance of approximately 4.871 miles.
  4. Change Fairbanks Avenue (Co Rd P33) from Iowa Highway 175 north to 340th Street from Minor Collector to Major Collector.  A distance of approximately 2.024 miles.
  5. Change 340th Street from Fairbanks Avenue (Co Rd P33) east to Garfield Avenue from Major Collector to Minor Collector.  A distance of approximately 0.993 miles.
  6. Change Garfield Avenue / Fourth Street (Gowrie) from 340th Street south to Iowa Highway 175 from Major Collector to Minor Collector.  A distance of approximately 1.969 miles.

PASSED AND APPROVED on December 22, 2009.

Webster County Board of Supervisors:
s/ Phil Condon, Chairman
s/ Keith Dencklau, Member
s/ Kim Motl, Member
s/Bob Singer, Member
s/ Eddie Peterson, Member

ATTEST:
s/ Carol Messerly, Webster County Auditor

Motion carried unanimously.

Moved by Motl, seconded by Singer to approve the following resolution:

RESOLUTION

Motion by Motl, Seconded by Singer to authorize temporary closure of the following Secondary Road:

TOWNSHIP: CLAY
SECTION:  Between Sections 22 and 23
LOCATION: Kansas Ave. between 310th and 320th Streets
CLOSED:   8:00 a.m., Thursday, December 17th, 2009 for one day
REASON:  tile line crossing

MOTION CARRIED

s/ Phil Condon
Chair, Board of Supervisors

Attest:
s/ Carol Messerly, Auditor
Webster County, Iowa

Motion carried unanimously.

Moved by Singer, seconded by Peterson to approve the following resolution:

RESOLUTION

Motion by Singer, Seconded by Peterson to authorize temporary closure of the following Secondary Road:

TOWNSHIP: NEWARK
SECTION:    Between Sections 16 and 21
LOCATION: 130TH Street between Union Ave. and Vasse Ave.
CLOSED: 8:00 a.m., Friday, December 18th, 2009 for one day
REASON: Tile line crossing

MOTION CARRIED

s/Phil Condon
Chair, Board of Supervisors

Attest:
s/Carol Messerly, Auditor
Webster County, Iowa

Motion carried unanimously.

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

Moved and seconded the meeting adjourned.  Motion carried unanimously.