Board of Supervisors

Webster County Board of Supervisors
Fort Dodge, IA 50501

 

Board of Supervisiors Meeting
Tuesday October 12, 2010

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 Motl, seconded by Singer to approve minutes of the October 5, 2010 regular meeting.   Motion carried unanimously.

Moved by Singer, seconded by Peterson to receive and place on file the following Drainage Repairs:  D.D#5 and D.D.#57.  Motion carried unanimously.

Moved by Peterson, seconded by Condon to approve salary increase for the following Case Managers, per Community Services salary schedule:  Sue Laufersweiler to $22.12 per hour, effective October 18, 2010; and Meghan Lamoureux to $20.61 per hour, effective September 18, 2010.  Motion carried unanimously.

Moved by Condon, seconded by Motl to approve salary increase for Colleen Nahnsen to $17.14 per hour, effective October 11, 2010, per Clerk’s salary schedule.  Motion carried unanimously.

Moved by Motl, seconded by Singer to approve and authorize Chair to sign Flexible Benefits Renewal with Wellmark Blue Cross Blue Shield for calendar year 2011.  (Copy on file in Auditor’s office).  Motion carried unanimously.

Moved by Singer, seconded by Peterson to receive and place on file Manure Management Update Plan for Roger Wilson in Section 19, Lost Grove Township.  (Copy on file in Auditor’s office).  Motion carried unanimously.

Moved by Peterson, seconded by Condon to approve and authorize Chair to sign utility permit application from MidAmerican Energy to set new pole to gain more clearance of overhead electric line east of 2459 Woodman Hollow Road in Section 21, Township 88 North, Range 28 West, Otho Township.  (Copy on file in Engineer’s office).  Motion carried unanimously.

Moved by Condon, seconded by Motl to approve and authorize Chair to sign utility permit application from Frontier Communications to relocate underground telecommunication cable along north side of 170th Street in Section 5, Township 89 North, Range 28 West, Cooper Township.  (Copy on file in Engineer’s office).  Motion carried unanimously.

Moved by Motl, seconded by Singer to approve and authorize Chair to sign Amendment No. 1 of the FY2011 Secondary Road Construction Program.  (Copy on file in Engineer’s office).  Motion carried unanimously.

Public Hearing was held on the proposed improvement project for the Law Enforcement Center.  No written or oral comments or objections were heard, therefore Chairman Dencklau closed the public hearing.

Moved by Singer, seconded by Peterson to receive and place on file plans and specification for 2010 Law Enforcement Center Remodel and set  2:00 p.m. on Wednesday October 27, 2010 in the First Floor Conference Room, Webster County Courthouse as the time and date for opening of bids.  Motion carried unanimously.

Moved by Motl, seconded by Peterson to table proposals for interior design changes for the County Attorney’s office at the Bank of America Building until next Tuesday.  Motion carried unanimously.

Following discussion on the future of the jail project, it was moved by Motl, seconded by Singer to proceed with repairs to the existing jail and postpone a new jail facility.  Upon motion by Singer, seconded by Peterson the motion was amended to include tabling the previous motion until next Tuesday.  Motion carried unanimously.

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

Moved by Motl, seconded by Singer to adjourn the meeting.  Motion carried unanimously.