Woodbury County Board of Supervisors Minutes — July 24, 2018

Woodbury County Board of Supervisors
JULY 24, 2018
TWENTY-NINTH MEETING OF THE
WOODBURY COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS

The Board of Supervisors met on Tuesday, July 24, 2018 at 4:30 p.m.  Board members present were Ung, De Witt, Taylor (by phone), Pottebaum, and Radig.  Staff members present were Joshua Widman, Assistant County Attorney, Dennis Butler, Budget/Tax Analyst, Karen James, Board Administrative Assistant, Melissa Thomas, Human Resources Director, and Michelle Skaff, Deputy Auditor/Clerk to the Board.

The regular meeting was called to order with the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag and a Moment of Silence.

There were no citizen concerns.
Motion by De Witt second by Radig to approve the agenda for July 24, 2018.  Carried 5-0.  Copy filed.

Motion by De Witt second by Ung to approve the following items by consent:

To approve minutes of the July 17, 2018 meeting.  Copy filed.

To approve the claims totaling $636,926.75.  Copy filed.

To approve the reclassification of Donald Armstrong, % Lieutenant, County Sheriff Dept., effective 07-01-18, $84,291.17/year, 2%=$2,107/year.  Increase from 78% to 80% Lieutenant.; the reclassification of Charles Hertz, % Lieutenant, County Sheriff Dept., effective 07-01-18, $84,291.17/year, 2%=$2,107/year. Increase from 78% to 80% Lieutenant.; the reclassification of Todd Trobaugh, % Lieutenant, County Sheriff Dept., effective 07-01-18, $84,291.17/year, 2%=$2,107/year.  Increase from 78% to 80% Lieutenant.; the separation of Hogan Harman, Temporary Summer Laborer, Secondary Roads Dept., effective 07-26-18.  End of Temporary Work.; the transfer of Kimberlee Koepke, Clerk II, County Treasurer Dept., effective 07-30-18, $21.07/hour, -19%=-$4.01/hour.  Position Transfer from Youth Worker to Clerk II.; the appointment of Jill Fitch, P/T Courthouse Safety & Security Officer, County Sheriff Dept., effective 08-01-18, $18.05/hour.  Job Vacancy Posted 6-13-18.  Entry Level Salary:  $16.43-$18.05/hour.; the reclassification of Jonathon Hatfield, Civilian Jailer, County Sheriff Dept., effective 08-04-18, $23.15/hour, 10%=$2.27/hour.  Per CWA Civilian Officers Contract agreement, from Class 1 to Senior Class.; the reclassification of Darius Barnes, Civilian Jailer, County Sheriff Dept., effective 08-05-18, $20.06/hour, 4%=$.78/hour.  Per CWA Civilian Officers Contract agreement, from Class 3 to Class 2.; the reclassification of Abby Riesberg, Clerk III, County Treasurer Dept., effective 08-09-18, $21.40/hour, 3%=$.71/hour.  Per AFSCME Courthouse Contract agreement, from Grade 5/Step 2 to Grade 5/Step 3; and the reclassification of Dan Harstad, Civilian Jailer, County Sheriff Dept., effective 08-10-18, $23.15/hour, 10%=$2.27/hour.  Per CWA Civilian Officers Contract agreement, from Class 1 to Senior Class.  Copy filed.

To approve and authorize the Chairperson to sign the Authorization to initiate the hiring process for (2) P/T Youth Workers, Juvenile Detention Dept.  AFSCME Juvenile Detention:  $18.88/hour. and F/T Youth Worker, Juvenile Detention Dept.  AFSCME Juvenile Detention:  $18.88/hour.  Copy filed.

To approve the underground utility permit for the City of Moville.  Copy filed.
Carried 5-0.

Motion by Radig second by Pottebaum to approve to include birth certificates in the General Assistance Fund.  Carried 5-0.  Copy filed.

Motion by Pottebaum second by Ung to award the bid for pickup truck to Jensen Motors for $32,429.00 and installation of equipment lift from Steffen Truck for $3,630.00.  Carried 5-0.  Copy filed.

Motion by De Witt second by Pottebaum to reallocate and utilize funding from the 2017 CIP LEC Intake Project.  Carried 5-0.  Copy filed.

Motion by De Witt second by Ung to accept the quote by Duct Medic for $37,500.00 and 15% contingency funding in the amount of $5,625.00 to address problems that may arise while the vendor is on site.  Carried 5-0.  Copy filed.

Motion by Radig second by Pottebaum to approve the contract and bond for bridge replacement project #FM-CO97(132) 55-97 to Dixon Construction for $1,019,550.42.  Carried 5-0.  Copy filed.

Motion by Radig second by Ung to approve the plans for project #BROS-CO97(133)-5F-97.  Carried 5-0.  Copy filed.

A public hearing was held at 4:45 p.m. for 1st Tower Lease Amendment.  The Chairperson called on anyone wishing to be heard.

Motion by De Witt second by Radig to close the public hearing.  Carried 5-0.

Motion by De Witt second by Ung to approve the 1st Tower Lease Amendment with Senet.  Carried 5-0.  Copy filed.

Discussion on drafting a Resolution to withdraw funding for the Sioux City, IA Expo Center, f.k.a. Ag Expo Center.  Copy filed.

The Board heard reports on committee meetings.

Patty Erickson-Puttmann shared Sioux Rivers meeting items.

Board concerns were heard.

The Board adjourned the regular meeting until July 31, 2018.

Meeting sign in sheet.  Copy filed.

Published in The Record
Thursday, August 30, 2018

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