Rushville City Council Minutes June 27, 2016

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 June 22, 2016 as required by law and delivered to the Council in person. Present: Snyder, Jansen, Willnerd. Absent Lovell.

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 May meeting and the May Treasurers Report.

2. Approved Liquor License for Carmen Ruiz-DBA 20 Bar

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

Employee Salaries $35,461.48; Kone 117.51; Great Plains Communications Inc 791.14; Northwest Community Action 229.00; Frontier 15.16; Northwest Rural Public Power District 283.36; Hawkins 270.76; NPPD 8,212.55; Hinn Auto 153.24; Hills Material 3,444.94; Peg Sones 40.00; Nebraska Dept Revenue 835.58; Rushville Service Center 7,546.32; Farmers Coop 268.33; Source Gas 418.81; Sheridan County Journal 40.00; Hinn Hardware 2,090.58; Police Sinking Fund 1,000.00; Pudelko’s Department Store 86.18; Michael Todd 547.78; Roy Colwell 50.61; Arnold Pool 302.70; Northwest Pipe 519.04; Ideal Market 467.86; Xerox 163.76; Sheridan County Teasurer 964.27; Pepsi-Cola Bottling of Alliance 776.96; Amazon. Com 393.82; Westco 1,371.67; Sewer Loan DEQ 6,500.00; Sewer Maintenance DEQ 1,000.00; Health 12.97; L.L. Johnson 723.60; Mid American Research 339.00; Parkview Lodge Sales Tax 3,965.73; Security First Insurance 1,186.50; Davis Construction 2,650.00; NE Public Health Environmental 33.00; Gordon True Value 12.99; Sheridan County 7,048.25; Reams 508.60; Copy Shoppe 55.96; Cash Wa 333.10; CNA Surety 577.50; HD Waterworks 557.36; MPC Heating 91.50; T&K Distributing 149.85; Cemetery Equipment Sinking Fund 200.00; Blue Cross/Blue Shield 2,917.18; Companion Life Insurance 147.27; Homestead Building Supply 13.64; USDA Water Loan 4,400.00; Rowena Gibbons 20.00; Smith & King 287.59; Verizon Wireless 114.70; Susan Hill 255.00; Sandhills News 45.98; C&M Cooled Engine 292.03; USDA Water Loan Reserve 580.00; 21st Century 194.99; ADT Security 51.30; One Call Concepts 10.26; Mid Iowa Solid Waste 1,098.57; John Deere Financial 89.99; Personnel Concepts 88.80; Action Communication 87.00; S&A Savings 1,000.00; Faris Plumbing 1,062.73; Fire & Ice 865.56; J&G Lawn 11,950.00; Nebraska Life 800.00; Jim Vallette 60.00; Dale Ruleau 228.40; Terry Hinkley 875.00.

Under public comments non-agenda items those present remarked on how good the swimming pool looked. 

The Sink or Swim pool committee was present to give an update on the progress of the new pool. Councilman Willnerd requested the pool committee present some figures in July as the new budgets will be figured in August. Kris House of the pool committee asked the name of the checking account be changed from the City of Rushville to City of Rushville Sink or Swim. No other action taken at this time.

City Attorney discussed the progress of the Crosswalks at Security First Bank and the Courthouse and stated he is waiting to hear back from the State of Nebraska. This matter was tabled until next month.

It was moved by Councilman Willnerd and seconded by Councilman Jansen to adjourn at 7:03 p.m.

Ayes: Willnerd, Snyder, Jansen. 

Nays: None.

Motion carried.

The City Boards will meet as follows: Ambulance Board July 12, 2016; Park Board        July 18, 2016; Library Board             July 19, 2016; Cemetery Board July 19, 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: July 6, 2016