Plymouth County Board of Supervisors
July 12, 2022
Le Mars, Iowa
The Plymouth County Board of Supervisors met in Courthouse Boardroom on July 12, 2022 at 9:30 am for a board meeting. All members were present. All votes following are a roll call vote of an aye per each board member, unless otherwise indicated. Chairman Don Kass called the meeting to order and the Pledge of Allegiance was recited.
Motion by Anderson, seconded by Meis, to approve the 7/12/22 meeting agenda. Motion Carried.
Motion by Horton, seconded by Meis, to approve the minutes of the 6/28/22 meeting. Motion Carried.
There was no meeting on July 5, 2022.
Motion by Anderson, seconded by Horton, to approve the claims issued 7/5/2022 and payroll issued 7/8/2022. Motion Carried.
Motion by Meis, seconded by Van Otterloo, to approve FY 2022-23 provider agreements to Mid Sioux Opportunity for $16,500, CAASA for $5,000, Family Crisis Centers $6,000, and Safe Place $15,000. Motion Carried.
Motion by Anderson, seconded by Meis, to approve Berner Addition in Section 23 of Plymouth Township subject to the water easement included in the platting and that the outdoor kitchen issue be resolved with the zoning office via a variance. Motion Carried.
Motion by Van Otterloo, seconded by Horton, to approve the Sheriff quarterly report and the Jail quarterly report for March to June 2022. Motion Carried.
Motion by Van Otterloo, seconded by Horton, to approve the purchase of the Bearcat armored vehicle for Plymouth County with ARPA funds for a total of $227,373.08 plus shipping costs. Sioux County and Cherokee County have each paid $25,000 of ARPA funds to Plymouth Co. towards the purchase of the vehicle and it will be stored in Plymouth Co. and used in all three counties. Motion Carried.
Motion by Horton, seconded by Van Otterloo, to approve Haage’s Retracement of an 1880’s Survey, in Section 11 of Johnson Township. Motion Carried.
Motion by Anderson, seconded by Meis, to approve the Plymouth County Recorder’s quarterly report for March to June 2022. Motion Carried.
Mike Wise of the Plymouth Co. EMS Association presented how the $25,000 of county rural funds to the EMS program were spent in FY 2021-22.
Motion by Meis, seconded by Van Otterloo, to approve a project agreement for STBG-SWAP-CO75(166)—FG75. Motion Carried.
Motion by Horton, seconded by Meis, to approve a permit to WesTel Systems in Section 23 in Meadow Township on 160th St., Section 27/28 of Remsen Township on Shamrock Ave. and Section 3/4 of Henry Township on Shamrock Ave. Motion Carried.
Motion by Meis, seconded by Van Otterloo, to approve a contract for LC-280110 for Midwest Contracting. Motion Carried.
Motion by Anderson, seconded by Horton, to approve project agreements to Hungry Canyons for LC-133508, LC-051710 and LC-2428040. Motion Carried.
Motion by Anderson, seconded by Meis, to approve a contract to R Way Pumping Inc. for $340,860.10 in Hillview Conservation Pond to be paid with ARPA funds. Motion Carried.
Motion by Meis, seconded by Horton, to purchase a skid loader for $40,470 from Ziegler with a trade. Motion Carried.
Motion by Van Otterloo, seconded by Horton, to approve entering Closed Session 21.5 (c) to discuss pending litigation at 11:30 am. All votes aye. Motion Carried.
Motion by Meis, seconded by Anderson, to end closed session and enter into the regular board meeting at 11:50 am. All votes aye. Motion Carried.
The Board of Supervisors adjourned the meeting at 11:55 am.
Stacey Feldman, Plymouth County Auditor
Don Kass, Plymouth County Board Chairman
Plymouth County – Claims paid on 7-5-22
Noel Ahmann mileage 80.73
Akron Ambulance Service FY22-23 allocation 11290.00
Bauerly & Langel attorney fees 380.00
Bekins Fire & Safety SAFETY 96.65
Bomgaars PARTS 102.13
Erica Brodersen postage 16.72
Budden Plumbing A/C repair, labor 862.43
Clay Co. Sheriff service fee 28.00
Culligan Water water 646.58
Dakota County Court certified judgement 3.75
Eakes Inc supplies 971.99
Stacey Feldman mileage 95.63
April Gotto rent assistance 300.00
Hinton Ambulance FY22-23 allocation 6350.00
Hungry Canyons Alliance membership dues 4750.00
IMWCA work comp ‘22-23
Iowa County Attorney’s Assoc. conference registration 740.00
Iowa Information Inc.
Jensen Motors PARTS 1160.79
Don Kass mileage 149.18
City of Kingsley FY22-23
Kunkel Cleaning cleaning
L.A. Carlson Contracting construction project 305,006.80
Lampert Lumber supplies 38.82
City of Le Mars utilities 32.74
LeMars Agri Center grass
LeMars Ambulance, Fire & Rescue FY 22-23 allocation 60103.00
LeMars Apartment LLC rent assistance 350.00
Loffler Companies contract 890.53
Mark Loutsch mileage 261.51
Max I Walker SHOP
Merrill Rescue Ambulance FY22-23 allocation 2940.00
MidAmerican Energy utilities.. 203.05
Mr. Muffler rent assistance 300.00
Shawn Olson feed wheel 131.75
One Office Solutions supplies.. 55.91
Pat Murphy Trust Account Newberg land payment 200,000.00
Plymouth County Drug Court FY 2022-23 allocation 2000.00
Plymouth Co Employees health insurance reimb. 20981.80
Ply County Sheriff transport 37.60
Ply County EMA
Red’s Printing envelopes 659.82
Remsen Ambulance Service FY22-23 allocation 10554.00
Richards Construction construction project 120,275.15
SIMPCO FY22-23 dues 4305.00
Sioux Rivers Regional MHDS MH Fund balance 171,856.26
Siouxland Reg Transit System FY22-23 contract 33744.00
Stew Hansen Dodge 2 Sheriff’s vehicles 51518.00
Ten Point Construction PORTLAND CEMENT CONCRETE.. 39480.88
Thomson Reuters June court library 1595.48
US POSTAL SERVICE stamped/addressed envelopes 6894.20
USIC Locating Services locating service 249.70
Van’s Sanitation garbage 284.50
Vanguard Appraisals appraisal 28664.20
Verizon cell phone services 455.21
VISA misc Sheriff’s expenses 288.46
Wagner Auto Supply PARTS 75.11
Wal-Mart supplies 118.57
Woodbury County Sheriff service 10.00
Ziegler Inc. PARTS 821.05
Published in The Record
Thursday, July 28, 2022