Board of Supervisors

Webster County Board of Supervisors
Fort Dodge, IA 50501

 

Board of Supervisiors Meeting
Tuesday March 20, 2012

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:  Dencklau, Singer, Peterson, Condon and Fletcher.   Absent:  None.

Moved by Peterson, seconded by Condon to approve minutes of the March 13, 2012 regular meeting. Motion carried unanimously.

Moved by Condon, seconded by Fletcher to receive and place on file the following Drainage Repairs:  D.D.#5 Laterals 6, 7 and 8; D.D.#34 Lateral D; D.D.#37 Extension; D.D.#43; and D.D.#2.  Motion carried unanimously.

Moved by Fletcher, seconded by Dencklau to approve salary increase for Jordan Brackey to $56,778.00, effective March 29, 2012, per recommendation of Ricki Osborn, County Attorney.  Motion carried unanimously.

Moved by Dencklau, seconded by Peterson to approve proposal from Jensen Builders for window installation in Room 212 Webster County Law Enforcement Center in the amount of $2,950.00.  Motion carried unanimously.

Moved by Peterson, seconded by Condon to approve and authorize Chair to sign Change Order No. 18 of 2010 Law Enforcement Center, Phase One Project increasing the contract with Jensen Builders in the amount of $4,443.00.  Motion carried unanimously.

Moved by Condon, seconded by Fletcher to approve and authorize Chair to sign Change Order No. 8 of the 2010 Jail Repairs Project decreasing the contract with Kolacia Construction the net amount of $7,051.44.  (Copy on file in Auditor’s office).  Motion carried unanimously.

Moved by Fletcher, seconded by Dencklau to review the following vendor proposals to purchase two tandem axle dump trucks with snow equipment:  O’Halloran International, Inc  $341,898.00, Interstate Motor Trucks, Inc $343,930.00 and Hawkeye Truck & Trailer $345,000.00. 

Moved by Dencklau, seconded by Peterson to approve County Engineer’s recommendation to purchase two tandem axle dump trucks with snow equipment from O’Halloran International, Inc. in the amount of $341,898.00.  Motion carried unanimously.

Moved by Peterson, seconded by Condon to review the following vendor proposals to purchase wheel loader:  Murphy Tractor & Equipment Company $221,164.00 and Ziegler CAT $231,751.00.

Moved by Fletcher, seconded by Peterson to approve County Engineer’s recommendation to purchase the John Deere 644K Wheel Loader from Murphy Tractor & Equipment in the amount of $221,164.00.  Motion carried unanimously.

A Public Input Meeting was held on the Draft MIDAS 2032 Long Range Transportation Plan.  Shirley Helgevold with MIDAS Council of Governments reviewed the plan.  County Engineer Randy Will commented on the exchange of STP federal funds for primary highway system funds as set out on page 3 and 4 of the draft plan stating that he believes this objective has merit and should be carefully pursued.  No further comments, Chairman Singer closed the public meeting.

Moved by Peterson, seconded by Condon to adjourn the meeting.  Motion carried unanimously.