Welcome to Chickasaw County, Iowa
Home :: Board of Supervisors :: Meeting Minutes October 31, 2014
 
Monday, July 04, 2011 - Wednesday, July 06, 2011

COUNTY BOARD MINUTES

 JULY 4-6, 2011

 

The Courthouse and offices was closed on Monday, July 4, 2011 in observance of the 4th of July Holiday.

 

The Board convened on Tuesday, July 5, 2011 with all members present:  Pickar, Byrne, Holthaus, Andersen, and Zoll.  The meeting was called to order by Chairman Pickar. Mail was opened and distributed.  

 

Motion by Holthaus, Seconded by Andersen to approve agenda for July 4-6, 2011 including the cancellation of the 9:30 AM appointment with Conservation Director Brian Moore.  Roll Call: All Ayes. Motion Carried.

 

Motion by Andersen, Seconded by Zoll to approve board minutes of June 27 & 28, 2011.   Roll Call:  All Ayes.  Motion Carried.

 

The County Engineer Dusten Rolando met with the Board to discuss road departmental activities.  Topics included:  maintenance and service of vehicles; maintenance of gravel roads; Gilmore Avenue and V-18 all week; patching back, crossroads on V-18; mowed lawns; sharpened breaker and ordered new pin; signing, detours; sign repairs as needed; mowing gravels in various areas; mowing hard surface roads on the east side; blading gravels in various areas; Division 1 rock started back up; bridge repair; pavement markings starting next week; etc.

 

Motion by Zoll, Seconded by Holthaus to enter into agreement with the IDOT to use Amherst Blvd. as a detour route for Hwy 346 closure.  Roll Call:  All Ayes. Motion Carried.

 

Motion by Zoll, Seconded by Byrne to approve the fireworks permit for Ben Deere.  Roll Call:  All Ayes. Motion Carried.

 

Motion by Holthaus, Seconded by Zoll to approve the fireworks permit for Debra Underwood.  Roll Call:  All Ayes. Motion Carried.

 

Motion by Holthaus, Seconded by Byrne to approve the fireworks permit for Gerald Tieskotter.  Roll Call:  All Ayes. Motion Carried.

 

Motion by Zoll, Seconded by Holthaus to approve the fireworks permit for Tricia Wood.  Roll Call:  All Ayes. Motion Carried.

 

Motion by Byrne, Seconded by Andersen to approve the fireworks permit for Mark Kruthoff.  Roll Call:  All Ayes. Motion Carried.

 

Motion by Zoll, Seconded by Holthaus to approve the fireworks permit for Ben Scholl.  Roll Call:  All Ayes. Motion Carried.

 

Veterans Affairs Director Dave Jacobsen met with the Board for a departmental update and to discuss a budget amendment for FY 2011-2012.

 

The Board canvassed the Nashua-Plainfield School Special Election held on June 28, 2011.

 

Motion by Zoll, Seconded by Holthaus to approve the canvass of the Nashua-Plainfield School Special Election and authorize Commissioner of Elections to certify results and record in Permanent Election Register.  Roll Call:  All Ayes. Motion Carried.

 

Received and filed Stapleton Township Annual Report for Receipts and Disbursements for FY 2010-2011.

 

Motion by Byrne, Seconded by Andersen to adjourn the meeting at 11:50 AM.   Roll Call: All Ayes. Motion Carried.

 

The Board convened on Wednesday, July 6, 2011 with all members present:  Pickar, Zoll, Holthaus, Byrne, and Andersen.   The meeting was called to order by Chairman Pickar. Mail was opened and distributed.

 

Jeremy McGrath met with the Board for an ambulance update.  Topics include: Possible hiring of full time paramedic, funding options, etc.  Jeremy will send the Board a management plan including number of calls in each community, service, etc.

 

Jack Lipovac, representing HR OneSource met with the Board for strategy session.  Also present: Public Health and Home Care Administrator Kathy Babcock.

 

Motion by Andersen, Seconded by Holthaus to enter strategy session pursuant to Section 20.17(3) at 10:35 AM.  Roll Call:  All Ayes. Motion Carried.

 

Discussion followed.

 

Motion by Andersen, Seconded by Byrne to exit strategy session at 11:15 AM. Roll Call: All Ayes. Motion Carried.

 

Jack Lipovac, representing HR OneSource and Kevin McCombs, representing Teamsters met with the Board for union negotiations.  Also present: Shelley Stalder and Wendy Peters.

 

The Board allowed claims.

 

Motion by Byrne, Seconded by Zoll to adjourn the meeting at Noon.  Roll Call: All Ayes. Motion Carried.

 

 

 

 ____________________________________

Virgil M. Pickar, Jr. Chairman                                                                                                                   Board of Supervisors

 

ATTEST:

 

 

 

 

____________________________________

Joan E. Knoll, Auditor

 

 

 

 
  Board of Supervisors Links
 
  Board of Supervisors Home  
  Meeting Agendas  
  Meeting Minutes  
  Committees  
  Duties  
  Staff  
  Contact Info  
  Directory Info  
   Website designed and maintained by The Schneider Corporation.