Board of Supervisors

Webster County Board of Supervisors
Fort Dodge, IA 50501

 

Board of Supervisiors Meeting
Tuesday October 16, 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:  Singer, Dencklau, Peterson, Condon and Fletcher.   Absent:   None.

Moved by Peterson, seconded by Condon to approve minutes of the October 9, 2012 regular meeting.  Motion carried unanimously.

Moved by Condon, seconded by Fletcher to receive and place on file the following Drainage Repairs:  D.D.#48; D.D.#4 Webster and #272 Hamilton; and D.D.#59 Webster and #4 Humboldt.  Motion carried unanimously.

Moved by Fletcher, seconded by Condon to appeal for the property located at 2009 Nathan Boulevard for purposes of purchasing the properties through the Webster County Buyout. Ayes:  Peterson, Condon and Fletcher.  Nays: Dencklau.  Motion carried.

Moved by Fletcher, seconded by Condon to deny appeal for the property located at 2197 160th Street for purposes of purchasing the properties through the Webster County Buyout. Ayes:  Peterson, Condon and Fletcher.  Nays: Dencklau.  Motion carried.

Moved by Fletcher, seconded by Condon to deny appeal for the property located at 2221 160th Street for purposes of purchasing the properties through the Webster County Buyout. Ayes:  Peterson, Condon and Fletcher.  Nays: Dencklau.  Motion carried.

Moved by Peterson, seconded by Condon to amend MIDAS’ Administrative Contract for the Flood Buyout Program to include inspection services, contingent upon the review of proposed costs by two qualified inspectors.  Motion carried unanimously.

A Public hearing was held on final consideration of an amendment to Zoning Ordinance No. 046 and Zoning Map to rezone property from ME to Transitional Ag or A-2 in the east one-half of the Southeast Quarter of Section 9, Township 89 North, Range 29 West of the 5th P.M., Webster County, Iowa.  No written or oral comments or objections being heard, Chairman Singer closed the public hearing.

Moved by Condon, seconded by Fletcher to approve final consideration of an amendment to Zoning Ordinance No. 046 and Zoning Map to rezone property from ME to Transitional Ag or A-2 in the east one-half of the Southeast Quarter of Section 9, Township 89 North, Range 29 West of the 5th P.M., Webster County, Iowa.  Roll call vote:  Ayes – Peterson, Condon, Fletcher, Dencklau and Singer.  Nays – none.  Motion carried.

Moved by Fletcher, seconded by Dencklau to approve and authorize Chair to sign permit from Jay Collins to connect private five inch tile from Southwest Quarter of Section 9, Johnson Township to existing eight inch tile along north side of 180th Street approximately 100 feet west of South One Quarter Corner of said Section 9. (Copy on file in Engineer’s office).  Motion carried unanimously.

Moved by Dencklau, seconded by Peterson to approve and authorize Chair to sign permit from Mediacom to bury and/or bore fiber optic line along west side of Old Highway 169, south side of 230th Street and west side of South River Road in Sections 2 and 11, Elkhorn Township. (Copy on file in Engineer’s office).  Motion carried unanimously.

Moved by Peterson, seconded by Condon to approve and authorize Chair to sign application/agreement for horizontal curve sign program, which is administered by Iowa Department of Transportation and provides for a $10,000 grant to purchase signs for horizontal curves. (Copy on file in Engineer’s office).  Motion carried unanimously.

Following discussion from Kelly Halstad that this grant could be used for attorney fees and engineering cost it was moved by Fletcher, seconded by Peterson to authorize Chairman Singer to notify Iowa Department of Transportation to accept the IDOT Railroad Revolving Loan and Grant for Rail Port Planning and Development feasibility of future development for the Webster County Ag Park. 

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