Rushville City Council Minutes April 25, 2016

The meeting was called to order by Council President Steve Willnerd 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 April 20, 2016 as required by law and delivered to the Council in person. Present: Snyder, Jansen, Lovell, Willnerd. Absent Mayor Heiser.

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 March meeting and the March Treasurers Report.

2. Approved Lisa Ruiz as Manager of Sandridge Golf Course Clubhouse.

3. Approved keeping Ordinance for Shoveling Sidewalks and requesting enforcement by the Sheriff Office.

4. Approved moving the May City Council Meeting to May 23, 2016

5. Approved Mayor Heiser and Kirk Beguin Street Superintendent to hire summer and full time help as deemed necessary.

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

Employee Salaries 22,231.84; Great Plains Communications Inc 654.81; Dale Lee Walker Mowers 262.66; Northwest Community Action 229.00; Northwest Rural Public Power District 1,101.83 ; Nebraska Public Power District 6,373.47; Jirdon 808.20; Hinn Auto 69.84; Peg Sones 40.00; Nebraska Dept of Revenue 571.29; Source Gas 843.90; Security First Bank 35.00; Hinn Hardware 546.20; Police Sinking Fund 1,000.00; R&R Products 164.02; NMPP Energy 778.75; Ideal Market 13.99; Van Diest 1,647.30; Xerox Corp 163.76; Demco 66.94; Pepsi 642.08; Amazon 156.13; Westco 958.03; Sewer Loan DEQ 6,500.00; Sewer Maintenance DEQ 1,000.00; Araphoe Pumping Sales 166.00; Parkview Lodge Assisted Living 4,773.09; NE Public Health Environmental 66.00; Sterling Distribution 814.76; Security First Insurance 4,532.50; Gordon True Value 67.44; Sheridan County 7,048.25; Copy Shoppe 450.66; Cash Wa 1,061.06; CNA Surety 137.00; Rapid City Journal 91.95; T&K Distributing 152.10; Cemetery Equipment Sinking Fund 200.00; Blue Cross/Blue Shield 2,917.81; Companion Life Insurance 147.27; Homestead Building 62.47; USDA Water Loan 4,400.00; Rowena Gibbons 20.00; Smith & King 231.25; Verizon 114.70; 21st Century 191.36; Republic National 1,172.08; Sandhills News 294.58; USDA Water Loan 580.00; ADT Security 51.30; One Call Concepts 11.73; S&A Savings 1,000.00; Sentimental Productions 215.00.

Don Maberry requested the Council put up signs on Highway 20 for crosswalks at the Security First Bank and Sheridan County Courthouse. The City Attorney will send a letter to Bob Mills Department of Roads to request signs for both crosswalks, about a block from each crosswalk. No other action taken at this time. 

The City Boards will meet as follows: Ambulance Board May 10, 2016; Golf Board May 11, 2016; Park Board May 16, 2016; Cemetery Board May 17, 2016.

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: May 11, 2016