Cushing City Council Minutes
October 6, 2020
Cushing City Hall – 200 Main St.
The regular meeting of the Cushing City Council was called to order at 6:31 p.m. by Mayor Don Joy Jr.
Council members present: Alex Rabbass, Jerry Wittrock, Shawn Joy, and Mary Tyler
Also present: Dave Carstens, Sgt. Chris Jansen, Deputy Erin Warrior
Motion by Joy seconded by Rabbass to approve consent agenda which includes:
1) Meeting agenda
2) September 1, 2020 Minutes
3) Financial Statement & Budget Report
4) Claims as Presented
5) Building Permits
Motion passed 4/0.
Acco Liquid Chlorine 181.90
AT&T Firemen Cell 62.84
Boerner & Goldsmith Lawyer Fees 316.67
Bomgaars Water Meter Supplies 54.60
ClerkBooks Remote Support Pkg. 400.00
EMC Ambulance Supplies 369.14
Nicole Huisinga Bathroom supplies/Batteries 17.13
Iowa DNR Annual Water Use Fee 95.00
ISG Operator Services 450.00
Imminent Threat Water Distribution 664.88
New Lift Station 1389.65
Jacob’s Electric Fire Dept Pop Machine Repair 61.14
MCI Telephone 28.71
Gary Merkel Mileage to Landfill Meeting 30.24
Mid-American Electricity 939.13
Municipal Supply Sensus Handheld 14.70
New Cooperative Fire Dept. Fuel 245.91
NW REC Standpipe Light 129.60
One Source Office Supplies 198.46
PCC Ambulance Billing 137.04
Petersen Oil Co. City Fuel 198.90
The Record Publishing Fees 162.39
Rehab Systems Manhole Repair 3702.50
Robert Kannegieter City Parts 23.81
Sanitary Services Qtrly Fees 4061.25
SCE Repairs 3580.00
Schaller Telephone Phone Service 56.75
Stevenson Hardware City Parts 75.16
Terry Clarkson Burial 600.00
Woodbury Co. Landfill Landfill Fees 677.00
Revenues by Fund:
Road Use 2201.02
Water Fund 5464.03
Sewer Fund 2142.00
Solid Waste Fund 1974.00
Fire Fund 48.87
Total Revenue: 19,828.36
Sheriff’s Report. Sgt Jansen reported that Deputies responded to 5 calls in Cushing last month. Deputy Warrior introduced herself as a new deputy in our county.
Library Report. Report given.
Clerk Report. Report given.
City Maintenance. Motion made by Wittrock to go ahead and have Carstens start removing fence and trees at the cemetery. Seconded by Rabbass. Motion passed 4/0.
E911/Landfill Board. No report given.
Old 20 CDC. No report given.
Motion made by Rabbass to approve Reports as given. Seconded by Wittrock. Motion carried 4/0.
• Approve Final Pay Request #6. Motion made by Joy to approve the pay application #6 for SCE for $20359.37. Seconded by Alex. Motion passed 4/0.
• Branch pickup. Council and Carstens discussed how the city would like to handle picking up branches for residents. The council instructed the clerk to look at ordinances and send out a notice in water bills.
• Trick or Treating has been set for October 31st 4-6p.m.
Next regular meeting has been set for Tuesday, November 3, at 6:30 p.m.
With no further business, motion by Wittrock, seconded by Tyler to adjourn at 7:53 p.m.
Mayor Don Joy, Jr.
City Clerk Nicole Huisinga
Published in The Record
Thursday, October 15, 2020