The Board convened on Monday, March 15, 2004 at with all members present: Boge, Huegel, Schueth, Pickar, Mattke.The meeting was called to order by Chairman Boge. Mail was opened and distributed.
Vicki Hendershot, Administrative Assistance for North Central Iowa Service Area DHS, met with the Board at their request, to review office accommodations currently provided by ChickasawCounty. DHS current usage was reviewed, with conclusion drawn that all occupants will participate in a site review to determine most efficient use of the building space.
County Engineer Assistant John Murray met with the Board to discuss road department activities.
Motion by Huegel, Seconded by Pickar, to approve and authorize Chairman to sign permit for Iowa Telecom to place buried cable along Kenwood Avenue north of 170th Street. Roll Call: All Ayes. Motion Carried.
Tom Schuetz, representing Group Services, met with the Board to introduce his firm’s services for self-funded, actuarial and re-insurance employee health insurance services. Presentation included employees’ health insurance cost analysis and possible implementation of education to reduce future cost increases.
The Board received and filed IDNR notice of annual submittal of Manure Management Plans for Chambers Farms, Inc. (ID#58948), located in Section 8 of Deerfield Township and Exeter LTD (ID#59543), located in Section 14 of Bradford Township due by May 1, 2004. Also received and filed was Short Form for Annual Manure Management Plan Update for Poppe Farms (ID#57707), located at 1630 250th St., Ionia.
Ken Rasing received Chairman’s signature on grant application for oximeter and blood pressure cuff for Ionia First Responders in the amount of $657.96.
Motion by Huegel, Seconded by Schueth, to approve Board Minutes of March 8 & 9, 2004. Roll Call: All Ayes. Motion Carried.
The Board recessed at for lunch and reconvened at at the CommunityServicesBuilding to meeting with Sheila Kobliska CPC and prospective service providers for the Heritage for a pre-proposal conference in preparation for final Request for Proposal submittal by providers.
The meeting adjourned at .
The Board convened on Tuesday, March 16, 2004 at with all members present: Boge, Huegel, Schueth, Pickar, Mattke. The meeting was called to order by Chairman Boge. Mail was opened and distributed.
Motion by Pickar, Seconded by Schueth, to approve and authorize Chairman signature on New Hampton Golf & Country Club liquor and Sunday Sales license and cigarette permit. Roll Call: All Ayes. Motion Carried.
Sheila Kobliska, CPC, met with the Board to review questions and concerns by prospective Heritage service providers from prior day meeting and formulate replies.
Nursing salary information was reviewed in preparation for Board of Health meeting in the afternoon.