Humboldt County Iowa

Humboldt County Iowa - Land Between Two Rivers

December 17, 2018 ~ BOS Minutes

Board of Supervisor’s Room


December 17, 2018


     The Board of Supervisors of Humboldt County, Iowa met at 8:30 a.m. on the 17th day of December 2018 with the following members present:  Mattes, Lee, Underberg, Pedersen and Reimers.  Absent: None.

     The Chairman called the meeting to order.

     Moved by Mattes and seconded by Lee to approve the agenda for the December 17, 2018 Board meeting.  All voting aye.

     Moved by Lee and seconded by Underberg to approve the minutes for the December 10, 2018 Board meeting.  All voting aye.

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

     Moved by Underberg and seconded by Pedersen to approve Pay Voucher #2 to PCI for Project #BRS-CO46(70--60-46 in the amount of $14,020.25.  All voting aye.

     Jamey Whitney Executive Director with Upper Des Moines Opportunity was present to provide the Board with an agency report and to request funding for FY2018-2019.  All voting aye.

     Moved by Lee and seconded by Mattes to reschedule the Board meeting for the week of December 24, 2018 to December 21, 2018 at 8:00 a.m.  All voting aye.

     Moved by Mattes and seconded by Underberg to authorize the Chairman to sign a contract with Revize LLC for the new county web site.  All voting aye.

     Rick Hopper with Jacobson-Westergard &Associates, Inc. was present to discuss some drainage matters with the Board.  Matters discussed included:

                DD#11, Sub 5 – Finished Georgia Avenue crossing, ready to do boring this week

                DD#35, Branch C – Finishing crossover connections this week

Harlan Schultz also spoke about a concern with the connections to the laterals on a project near his home.  No official Board action was taken on any item discussed.


Committee Reports:

Mattes, Underberg                               12/14                     Second Judicial District, Webster City

Pedersen                                                12/03                     Public Safety Commission (LEC)

                                                                12/07                     Animal Shelter, Ames

Reimers                                                 12/11                     EMA Meeting

                                                                12/13                     EMA Meeting

                                                                12/14                     Food Pantry

Reimers, Mattes                                  12/12                     Wellness Luncheon


     Moved by Lee and seconded by Underberg to adjourn at 9:56 a.m.  All voting aye.


/s/Peggy J. Rice                                                                                    /s/Bruce Reimers                                                

Auditor                                                                                                  Chairman, Board of Supervisors