Rushville City Council Minutes September 29, 2014

The meeting was called to order by Mayor Chris Heiser at 6:00 p.m. as per the Municipal Code of the City of Rushville, Sheridan County, NE. Notice of the meeting was given by publication in the Sheridan County Journal Star on July 28, 2014 as required by law and delivered to the Council in person. Present: Snyder, Jansen, Lovell. Absent: Willnerd.

The following motions were duly made, seconded and passed.

1. To approve, accept and ratify the following items listed under the consent agenda: Council minutes of the August meeting and the August Treasurers Report.

2. Approved bid from Security First Insurance for the City and Airport Insurance.

3. Approved appointment of Jeff Jaggers to the Golf Board.

4. Approved bid from Beguin Propane of $1.70 per gallon for propane for the City.

5. Approved special liquor license for Yoba’s Tavern for October 18, 2014.

6. Approved one way street going South to North in the alley between Security First Bank and the Post Office. City attorney will write up a resolution.

7. Approved a 3% cost of living for all full time City employees. 

8. Approved all of the following bills for the City of Rushville and that warrants be drawn for same: 

Employee Salaries $27,435.35; Kone 113.82; Great Plains Communications 731.81; Armstrong 548.00; Northwest Community Action 229.00; Frontier Service 2,126.89; Northwest Rural Public Power Dist 639.50; Hawkins 451.01; Nebraska Public Power District 10,470.98; Hinns Rushville Auto 397.69; Sones, Peg 40.00; Nebraska Dept of Revenue 698.72; Gordon-Rushville Schools 2,190.00; Rushville Service 55.00; Source Gas 303.83; Hinn Hardware 461.78; Police Sinking Fund 1,000.00; Michael Todd 160.00; Ideal Market 531.73; Xerox Corp 163.76; Cornhusker Press 71.29; Demco 77.95; Pepsi Cola 1,115.55; Amazon. Com 442.96; Westco 3,796.05; Sewer Loan DEQ 6,500.00; Sewer Maintenance DEQ 1,000.00; NE Public Health Environmental 33.00; Davis Construction 1,948.98; Gordon True Value 94.76; Sheridan County 7,048.25; Cash Wa 219.52; 21st Century 3,000.00; Metal Products 235.32; Cemetery Sinking Fund 200.00; Blue Cross/Blue Shield 3,142.42; Companion Life Insurance 180.80; Nebraska Life 800.00; USDA Water Loan 4,400.00; Rowena Gibbons 20.00; Smith & King 530.00; Verizon Wireless 113.82; Sandhills News 225.04; USDA Water Loan Reserve 580.00; RLW Solutions 60.00; 21st Century 60.22; ADT Security 46.18; State of Nebr. Elevator 140.00; One Call Concepts 7.00; National Laboratories 46.91

Ayes: Snyder, Lovell, Jansen. Nays: None.

Motion carried. 

Cate-Jones-Hazeldine was not present at the meeting to discuss her request to carpet one of the rooms in her office space at the Old Hospital. Mayor Heiser will have Chuck Hinn measure the area and submit an estimate to the City Council for the carpet.

Councilman Snyder moved to adjourn meeting 7:00 p.m. Seconded by Councilman Jansen.

Ayes: Snyder, Lovell, Jansen. Nays: None.

Motion carried.

The City Boards will meet as follows: Golf Board October 7, 2014; Ambulance Board October 14, 2014.

Chris Heiser


Connie Roffers

City Clerk

A complete copy of the minutes is available at the City Office, 208 Conrad, PO Box 99, Rushville, NE 69360 during regular business hours.

Published: October 8, 2014