Rushville City Council Minutes April 24, 2017

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 April 19, 2017 as required by law and delivered to the Council in person. Present: Lovell, Jansen, Snyder. Councilman Willnerd entered meeting at 6:10 p.m..

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 Treasurer’s Report.

2. Approved Traci Feddersen part time City Clerk.

3. Approved sale of lot 124 North Main Street to William and Diana Mansell Resolution #17-02.

4. Approved May Council meeting for May 30, 2017.

5. Approved Ordinance #17-775 water refunding bonds.

6. Approved Ordinance #17-776 sewer revenue refunding bonds.

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

Employee Salaries 23,868.74; Action Communication 545.06; ADT Security 53.96; Amazon 327.95; B& D Diamond Pro 1,257.00; Bailey Nursery 48.65; Bauerkempers 21.51; Black Hills Energy 853.12; Blue Cross/Blue Shield 2,098.33; Brown Transfer 89.90; CAN Surety 137.00; Cardmember Service 169.99; Cash Wa 113.10; Police Sinking Fund 1,000.00; Colonial Research 514.80; Companion Life 147.60; Copy Shoppe 290.77; Croell 3,973.35; Data Tech 1,535.00; Franklin Miller 20.00; Frontier 405.82; Rowena Gibbons 20.00; Gordon Police 250.00; Great Plains 842.21; Sewer Loan DEQ 6,500.00; Sewer Maintenance DEQ 1,000.00; Hawkins 514.14; Hinn Hardware 211.46; Hinn Auto 271.39; Ideal Market 97.43; J&C Lawn 550.00; Jirdon 1,147.35; Municipal Chemical 60.00; NE Public Health Environmental 66.00; NPPD 6,080.51; NW Community Action 273.50; NW Rural 1,047.90; Parkview Lodge 3,960.37; Pepsi 400.29; RWL Solutions 60.00; Rushville Service 286.10; Reams Sprinklers 885.02; Sandhills News 177.65; Security First 35.00; Security First Insurance 1,036.50; Sheridan County 7,048.25; Smith & King 530.00; Peg Sones 40.00; T& K Dist 176.05; Verizon 114.77; Westco 590.24; Xerox 163.76; USDA Water Loan 580.00.

Ayes: Snyder, Willnerd, Lovell, Jansen. Nays: None.

Motion carried.

Discussion of Ordinance relative to Misdemeanors: Lounging in public places reference #6-306 and Misdemeanors: Vagrancy reference #6-307 were tabled. A special hearing was set for May 15- 2017 at 5:00 p.m. regarding this.

Discussion of the Sheridan County housing study grant was tabled.

The City Boards will meet as follows: Ambulance Board May 09, 2017; Park Board May 15, 2017; Cemetery Board May 15, 2017.

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 10, 2017