Humboldt County Iowa

Humboldt County Iowa - Land Between Two Rivers

November 19, 2018 ~ BOS Minutes

Board of Supervisor’s Room

Courthouse

November 19, 2018

 

     The Board of Supervisors of Humboldt County, Iowa met at 8:30 a.m. on the 19th day of November 2018 with the following members present:  Mattes, Lee, Underberg and Reimers.  Absent: Pedersen.

     The Chairman called the meeting to order.

     Moved by Mattes and seconded by Lee to approve the agenda for the November 19, 2018 Board meeting.  All voting aye.

     Moved by Lee and seconded by Underberg to approve the minutes for the November 13, 2018 Board meeting.  All voting aye.

     Chairman Reimers opened the meeting up for general public concerns. Dyle Erickson was present to discuss the progress of DD#35, Lateral C and Gary Kuehnast was present to discuss the new health facility and Humboldt County’s employee involvement.  No official Board action was taken on either item discussed.

     Moved by Underberg and seconded by Lee to approve the plans and specifications for the following paving projects:

                STBG-SWAP-CO46(72)--FG-46, P33 from Rutland to Bode

                FM-CO46(71)--55-46, P66 from Hardy North to the county line

All voting aye.

     Allison Hauser, County Social Services Western Quadrant Administrator was present to give the Board an update on what has been happening in the region.  No official Board action was taken.

     Moved by Underberg and seconded by Lee to take a brief recess.  All voting aye.

     Moved by Lee and seconded by Mattes to reconvene as the Board of Supervisors.

     Mike Bourland with the Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship was present to discuss an Ag Drainage Well Closure project in Avery and Weaver Townships.  No official Board action was taken.

     Moved by Mattes and seconded by Lee to appoint Erik Underberg as the Humboldt County Weed Commissioner for the remainder of 2018 effective November 19, 2018. All voting aye.

     Moved by Lee and seconded by Underberg to approve a Wine Permit with Outdoor Service and Sunday Sales for River Valley Orchards and Winery.  All voting aye.

 

Committee Reports:

Mattes                                   11/15-11/16         ISAC Board meeting, Des Moines

Reimers, Lee                        11/14                     Mobile Food Pantry

Lee                                         11/15                     Humboldt County Board of Health

 

     Moved by Underberg and seconded by Lee to adjourn at 11:42 a.m.  All voting aye.

 

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

Auditor                                                                                                  Chairman, Board of Supervisors