The Sheridan County Board of Commissioners met in regular session a 9:30 A.M. in the Commissioners Office, Courthouse. All members present. Kling stated that the meeting would be conducted in accordance with the provisions of the Nebraska Open Meeting Act a copy of which is available on the guest desk. Krotz made a motion to accept the agenda. Andersen seconded the motion. All voted aye. Krotz made a motion to approve the minutes of 6-6-2016. Andersen seconded the motion. With a roll call vote all voted aye.
The board audited and approved claims.
Road Superintendent Kuester informed the board that his department is working on 590th Road.
Randy Benben, Animal Control Officer presented the board with a 5 year agreement with the Widelife Services and his annual contract of services. Krotz made a motion to authorize the chairman to sign the agreement and contract at the rate of $25,419 for 2016-2017 fiscal year pending available funding. Kling seconded the motion. With a roll call vote all voted aye.
Building/Grounds Superintendent, Dwaine Sones and Janitorial Employee, Barb Retzlaff met with the board. The board is requesting that cross/training be done between the two positions so that things are covered when one or the other is gone. The board would like to see an Emergency Call List posted so that everyone is aware of who is to be called in case of an emergency. Sones and Retzlaff will set down and discuss the situation.
The Veteran Service Department asked the board for their approval on a re-appointment to the Veteran Service Committee. Krotz made a motion to approve the re-appointment of Jim Kearns as Sheridan County Veteran Service Committee Chairman and to re-appoint him for a five year term to last through August 2021. Andersen seconded the motion. With a roll call vote all voted aye.
During public comment Miles Bannan, New York Life Insurance Representative informed the board that he has had very good response to his Insurance meetings.
Krotz made a motion to adjourn at 10:50 A.M. Andersen seconded the motion. With a roll call vote all voted aye.
Adjourn: 10:50 A.M.
Dan R. Kling
Attest: Sindy L. Coburn
Published: July 6, 2016