Rushville City Council Minutes November 24, 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 November 19, 2014 as required by law and delivered to the Council in person. Present: Snyder, Jansen, Lovell, Willnerd. Absent: None.

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 October meeting and the October Treasurers Report.

2. Approved Ordinance #14-771 to increase City sales tax beginning April 1, 2014 by 0.5% 

3. Approved Deanna Lehman’s Application for manager of Ideal Market for the purpose of obtaining a liquor license.

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

Employee Wages $21,914.06; Great Plains Communication 567.14; Northwest Community Action 229.00; Colonial Life & Accident 37.00; Frontier 1,051.88; Northwest Rural Public Power 684.47; Nebraska Public Power 5,595.14; Hinns Rushville Auto 41.19; Sones, Peg 40.00; Ne Dept of Revenue 619.63 ; Source Gas 886.17; Ne Dept Enviromental Quality 37,038.52; Consumer Report 44.00; Police Sinking Fund 1,000.00; Panhandle Library System 50.00; Service Matters 360.00; NE Municipal Power Pool 1,901.00; American Water Works 178.00; Ideal Market 30.65; Xerox 163.76; Amazon. Com 173.72; Westco 1,454.19; Sewer Loan DEQ 6,500.00; Sewer Maintenance DEQ 1,000.00; Ne Public Health 18.00; Security First Insurance 52,714.00; Davis Construction 525.00; The Copy Shoppe 214.18; Cemetery Sinking Fund 200.00; Blue Cross Blue Shield 3,142.42; Companion Life 180.80; Cooking Light 24.00; USDA Water Loan 4,400.00; Rowena Gibbons 20.00; Smith & King P.C. 250.00; Verizon Wireless 358.84; Beguin Propane 553.52; Sandhills News 87.72; Card Member Service 185.34; Virginia Petersen 105.84; USDA Water Loan Reserve 580.00; ADT Security 46.18; One Call Concepts 3.70; Municipal Chemical 500.00; American Red Cross 105.00; Lloyd Warner 99.00.

The City Boards will meet as follows: Ambulance Board December 09, 2014, Library Board December 16, 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: December 10, 2014