Humboldt County Iowa

Humboldt County Iowa - Land Between Two Rivers

April 1, 2019 ~ BOS Minutes

Board of Supervisor’s Room

Courthouse

April 1, 2019

 

     The Board of Supervisors of Humboldt County, Iowa met at 8:30 a.m. on the 1st day of April 2019 with the following members present:  Underberg, Pedersen, Reimers, Loney and Lee.  Absent: None.

     The Chairman called the meeting to order.

     Moved by Reimers and seconded by Loney to approve the amended agenda for the April 1, 2019 Board meeting.  All voting aye.    

     Moved by Underberg and seconded by Pedersen to approve the minutes for the March 25, 2019 Board meeting.  All voting aye.

     Chairman Lee opened the meeting up for public concerns.  Linda Fallesen, Humboldt County Assessor was present to inform the Board and the public that assessments were sent out recently showing a 15% increase in valuation of  residential property and ag dwellings, 5% increase in commercial and a decrease in agricultural of 29%.  No official Board action was taken.

     Moved by Loney and seconded by Pedersen to appoint Jaki Samuelson to investigate a workplace complaint per the Humboldt County Personnel Policies.  All voting aye.

Moved by Reimers and seconded by Underberg to approve a quote for pavement markings to Vogel Traffic Services at $13.90/gallon.  All voting aye.

Moved by Underberg and seconded by Loney to approve Pro Coop as the Humboldt County Dust Control contractor for 2019 at the rate of $1.15/per foot.  All voting aye.

Moved by Loney and seconded by Underberg to approve the promotion of Roger Bennett to Sergeant for the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office effective retroactive to March 29, 2019.  All voting aye.

     Moved by Pedersen and seconded by Underberg to approve the weed control quote for chemicals from B & W Control Specialists.  All voting aye. 

    Moved by Pedersen and seconded by Loney to approve a Class B Native Wine Permit with Sunday Sales for Western Edge, LTD.  All voting aye.    

 

Committee Reports:

Underberg             3/26                                        Decategorization, Webster City

Reimers                 3/26                                        Upper Des Moines Opportunity, Fort Dodge

                                3/28                                        Community & Family Resources, Webster City

Loney                    3/27                                        County Social Services, Mason City

Lee                         3/26                                        Veteran Affairs

                                                                                Animal Shelter

                                3/27                                        MIDAS, Fort Dodge

                                3/28                                        Board of Health

 

     Moved by Loney and seconded by Underberg to adjourn at 9:21 a.m.  All voting aye.

 

/s/Peggy J. Rice                                                                                    /s/David Lee                                                        

Auditor                                                                                                  Chairman, Board of Supervisors