Commissioners Minutes September 12, 2016

The Sheridan County Board of Commissioners met in regular session at 9 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. Andersen made a motion to accept the agenda. Krotz seconded the motion. All voted aye. Andersen made a motion to approve the minutes of 8-30-2016. Krotz seconded the motion. With a roll call vote all voted aye.

The board audited and approved claims.

Barb Otto was on the agenda but was unable to make the meeting. She plans to reschedule. 

Road Superintendent Tom Kuester presented the board with a request for an agricultural approach. Andersen made a motion to approve an approach to the county right-of-way on 440th Road for Terrance Terrell. Krotz seconded the motion. With a roll call vote all voted aye. 

Kuester informed the board that his department is finishing up in the Gordon area. They have had a great construction summer and will continue until the snow flies. 

Jenny Nixon Extension Educator called to review a couple of line item amounts on the Extension Budget for 2016-17. Nixon also informed the board that Jack Arterburn has been hired as a Range Specialist for Sheridan County Extension. 

Tyler Glesne and David Goebel of AMERESCO met with the board to brief them on how the proposed electrical, lighting and HVAC project are planned to proceed. Sheriff Robbins and Maintenance

Superintendent Sones were also present for the presentation. There was considerable discussion on how work in the jail might proceed since prisoners will have to be relocated during certain stages of the project. No decision has yet been made on the final extent of the project. 

Adjourn: 1:20 P.M.

Attest: Sindy L. Coburn


Dan R. Kling


Published: September 28, 2016