Humboldt County Iowa

Humboldt County Iowa - Land Between Two Rivers

April 15, 2019 ~ BOS Minutes

Board of Supervisor’s Room

Courthouse

April 15, 2019

 

     The Board of Supervisors of Humboldt County, Iowa met at 8:30 a.m. on the 15th 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 Underberg and seconded by Reimers to approve the amended agenda for the April 15, 2019 Board meeting.  All voting aye.    

     Moved by Underberg and seconded by Loney to approve the minutes for the April 8, 2019 Board meeting.  All voting aye.

     Chairman Lee opened the meeting up for public concerns.  No one was present to speak so the Board continued with their regular meeting.

     Moved by Pedersen and seconded by Underberg to approve a contract and bonds with Midwest Contracting, LLC for Project #LC-171109 in the amount of $104,200 and Project #LC-393006 in the amount of $197,562.  All voting aye.

     Moved by Reimers and seconded by Loney to approve an application to work in the county right-of-way for Prairie Energy Cooperative on 280th Street between Texas Ave. and Virginia Ave.  All voting aye.

     Moved by Loney and seconded by Reimers to approve an application to work in the county right-of-way for MidAmerican Energy on 100th Street from the city of LuVerne east to P66.  All voting aye.

     Dan Wiedmeier with McClure Engineering was present to discuss drone flights to identify possible FEMA damages in drainage areas.  The proposal was taken under consideration until the Board can determine what drainage ditches need to be flown.

     Moved by Reimers and seconded by Loney to approve a Class C Liquor License with Outdoor Service and Sunday Sales for the Humboldt Country Club, pending Dram Shop Insurance renewal.  All voting aye.

     Moved by Pedersen and seconded by Reimers to approve/cancel Family Farm Tax Credits and to cancel a previous Homestead Tax Credit, as presented by the Assessor’s Office.  All voting aye.

     Moved by Reimers and seconded by Loney to approve Resolution #2019-9, a Resolution establishing fees for Building Permits as follows:

 

RESOLUTION #2019-9

 

A Resolution establishing fees for building permits in Humboldt County, Iowa.

 

      Humboldt County, Iowa desires to charge fees for building permits.  The Humboldt County Zoning Ordinance requires the Humboldt County Board of Supervisors to pass a resolution setting the fee amount for building permits.

 

      THEREFORE, BE IT HEREBY RESOLVED, BY THE HUMBOLDT COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS that Humboldt County will use the following for building permit fees:

 

      For any building that is not a livestock building, the fee is $100.00 for any area covered by the Humboldt County Zoning Ordinance.

 

For any livestock building, the fee is $0.00, but a building permit must be obtained prior to beginning construction of any livestock building.

 

      The penalty for failing to obtain a building permit is $100.00 in addition to any cost of the building permit.

   

             Approved this 15th day of April, 2019.

                                                                                      /s/David Lee                                                        

                                                                                      David Lee, Chairman

                                                                                      Humboldt County Board of Supervisors

Attest:

/s/Peggy J. Rice                                                         

Peggy J. Rice, Auditor

 

 All voting aye.

     Moved by Pedersen and seconded by Underberg to authorize the Chairman to sign the documents for the Humboldt County employee health insurance renewal with IGHCP.  All voting aye.

 

Committee Reports:

Pedersen                               4/10                                        Iowa Drainage District Association, Spencer

Reimers                                 4/10                                        Ministerial Association

Lee                                         4/09                                        FEMA, Algona

 

     Moved by Pedersen and seconded by Underberg to adjourn at 9:42 a.m.  All voting aye.

 

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

Auditor                                                                                                  Chairman, Board of Supervisors