The Sheridan County Board of Commissioners met in regular session at 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. Andersen made a motion to approve the minutes of 10-26-2015. Krotz seconded the motion. With a roll call vote all voted aye.
Road Superintendent Tom Kuester reported that he planned on asking for bids for a new motor grader. Bids are scheduled to be opened on December 14 at 9:30 A.M.
Kuester also reported that he would be advertising job openings within the next month.
David Goebel and Jeff Berggren of AMERESCO met with the board to offer a presentation of their firm’s energy engineering services. The board agreed to delay any decision on the selection of an engineering firm in order to further research the matter.
At 10 A.M. the meeting was moved to the District Courtroom in order to accommodate the larger number of participants expected for the discussion of public safety issues in Whiteclay. Senator Al Davis, County Attorney Jamian Simmons, Sheriff Terry Robbins and more than 30 citizens joined in the discussion. No official action was taken. The meeting ended at noon.
The board reconvened in the board room and continued visiting with David Goebel of AMERESCO. David would like the board to meet Tyler the engineer for his company. The board set December 14 for that introduction.
Adjourn: 1 P.M.
Attest: Sindy L. Coburn
Dan R. Kling
Published: November 25, 2015