Oshkosh, Nebraska

December 27, 2016

 

The Board of the County Commissioners in and for Garden County, Nebraska, met on December 27, 2016 at the Garden County Courthouse for their regular meeting, pursuant to statute.Notice of the regular meeting was given in advance by publication in the Garden County News on December 22, 2016. All proceedings hereafter shown were taken while the convened meeting was open to the public.

 

Chairman Corfield called the meeting to order at 8:47 a.m., with the following members present: Casper Corfield, Robert Radke and Randall Dormann ††

 

Chairman Corfield acknowledged that the Open Meeting Laws are posted on the meeting room wall along with the Garden County Board Meeting Guidelines.Pledge of Allegiance was said.

 

Motion made by Radke, seconded by Dormann to approve the agenda.Roll call vote:Yeas: Radke, Corfield, Dormann Nays:0†† Motion carried.

 

Motion made by Corfield, seconded by Radke to approve minutes of Regular Meeting minutes on December 12, 2016.Roll call vote:Yeas: Corfield, Radke Dormann ††Nays:0†† Motion carried.

 

Motion made by Corfield, seconded by Radke to approve Dormann mileage claim.†† Roll call vote:Yeas:Radke, Corfield††† Abstain:Dormann††† Motion carried.

 

Motion made by Radke, seconded by Dormann to approve Corfield mileage claim.Roll call vote:Yeas: Radke, Dormann†† Abstain:Corfield††† Motion carried.

 

Motion made by Corfield, seconded by Dormann to approve Radke mileage claim.†† Roll call vote:Yeas:Corfield, DormannAbstain:Radke††† Motion carried.

 

Motion made by Radke, seconded by Dormann to approve claims and payroll by general consent and allow for the County Clerk to issue warrants in payment of the claims and payroll.A copy of which is on file in the office of the County Clerk.Roll call vote:Yeas: Corfield, Radke, Dormann Nays:0†† Motion carried.

 

Quinn reported that jail is presently full and some prisoners have been taken to Keith County.†† New Tasers have been purchased.††† Ankle monitors are being used for some released prisoners.

 

Annual Veteranís Service report, evaluation & setting of salary tabled until January 9, 2017.††

 

Corfield recessed meeting at 9:09 a.m. for Board of Equalization, reconvened at 9:17 a.m.

 

Corfield asked if there was any public comment.††† Shaul expressed her thanks to Randy Dormann for his service as commissioner the past 3 years.

 

Annual Noxious Weed report was given by Terry Raymer & Cris Burks.Motion made by Corfield, seconded by Radke to accept the Annual Noxious Weed report as presented.†† Roll call vote Yeas: Dormann, Corfield, Radke Nays:0 Motion carried.†† Corfield presented Terry Raymer a thank you plaque & card for his years of service to Garden County.

 

Becky Hunt explained grant details with Board.Motion made by Dormann, seconded by Radke to authorize Corfield to sign Nebraska Crime Commission Community-Based Juvenile Services Grant in the amount of $6647.00. ††††Roll call vote Yeas:Radke, Corfield, Dormann†† Nays:0 Motion carried.

 

Motion made by Radke, seconded by Corfield to approve the 2017 mileage rate of 53.5Ę per mile, effective January 1, 2017.†† Roll call vote:Yeas:Radke, Corfield, Dormann†† Nays:0 Motion carried.

 

Motion made by Radke, seconded by Dormann to go into Closed Session at 10:25 a.m. for the protection of the public interest and to prevent needless injury to the individuals involved and to protect against publicly airing sensitive information for employee valuations.††† Roll call vote:Yeas:Radke, Corfield, Dormann†††† Nays:0 Motion carried.

 

Motion made by Corfield, seconded by Dormann to come out of Closed Session at 11:37 a.m.†† No formal or informal action or poll was taken during the closed session.Roll call vote:Yeas: Dormann, Corfield, Radke Nays:0 Motion carried.

 

Motion made by Dormann, seconded by Corfield to set yearly salary of $46,350, a 3% increase, for road superintendent, effective January 1, 2017.††† Roll call vote:†† Yeas:Corfield, Dormann††† Nays:0†† Motion carried.

 

At the request of the transportation administrator, the salary will be determined at a later date.

 

Road report was given by John Blum.

 

Chairman Corfield thanked Randy Dormann for his huge help concerning payroll, purchases, budgets, health insurance and personnel matters, while on the Board.

 

Meeting adjourned at 11:45 a.m.

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The next regular meeting & reorganizational meeting will be held Monday, January 9, 2017 at 8:30 a.m. in the Garden County Commissionerís Room.

 

These minutes have not been approved by the governing board.††††††

 

 

Oshkosh, Nebraska

December 27, 2016

 

 

The Board of Equalization of Garden County, Nebraska, met on December 27, 2016 at the Garden County Courthouse.†† Notice of the regular meeting was given in advance by publication in the Garden County News on December 22, 2016.All proceedings hereafter shown were taken while the convened meeting was open to the public.

 

Chairman Corfield called the meeting to order at 9:09 a.m. with the following members present: Casper Corfield, Robert Radke and Randall Dormann

 

Chairman Corfield acknowledged that the Open Meeting Laws are posted on the meeting room wall along with meeting guidelines.

Motion made by Radke, seconded by Dormann to approve tax list correction #1371 for City of Oshkosh parcel credit for 2016 exempt property.†† Roll call vote: Yeas: Dormann, Radke, Corfield†† Nays:0 Motion carried

 

Motion made by Dormann, seconded by Radke to approve tax list correction #1372 for Donald & Deborah Schubert for qualifying Veteranís Homestead Exemption on 2016property.††† Roll call vote: Yeas:Corfield, Dormann, Radke†† Nays:0 Motion carried

 

Corfield adjourned the meeting at 9:17 a.m.