Commissioners Minutes January 3, 2019

The Sheridan County Commissioners met in regular session at 11:45 A.M. in the Commissioners Office, Courthouse. All members present. Paul stated that the meeting would be conducted in accordance with the provisions of the Nebraska Open Meeting Act.

This was the yearly re-organizational meeting. Krotz made a motion to appoint Loren Paul as Chairman. Messersmith seconded the motion. With a roll call vote all voted aye. Paul made a motion to appoint James Krotz as Vice-Chairman. Messersmith seconded the motion. With a roll call vote all voted aye.

Krotz made a motion to appoint Sheridan County Journal Star as the official newspaper and sheridancountyne.com as the official website for the county, with the website being the primary notification of meeting notices. Messersmith seconded the motion. With a roll call vote all voted aye.

Messersmith made a motion to appoint Security First Bank-Rushville and Hay Springs, First National Bank of Gordon, Bank of the West of Gordon, and Nebraska Public Agency Investment Trust (NPAIT} as the county’s depository Banks. Krotz seconded the motion. With a roll call vote all voted aye.

Paul made a motion to approve the Board List as presented, with Bruce Messersmith replacing previous Commissioner Jack Andersen on the List. Krotz seconded the motion. With a roll call vote all voted aye.

These boards include: Messersmith-Region I Behavioral Health Authority and Region 1 Office of Human Development.

Paul-Solid Waste Agency of Northwest Nebraska, Aging Office of Western Nebraska and Panhandle Public Health.

Krotz-Northwest Community Action Partnership, Region 23 Emergency Management, Generations in Volunteer Service {GIVE) and Sheridan County Extension Board.

Krotz made a motion to reappoint Sindy Coburn as our NIRMA contact person with Geri Landreth as the alternate. Messersmith seconded the motion. With a roll call vote all voted aye.

Messersmith made a motion to appoint Tom Kuester as Road Superintendent. Krotz seconded the motion. With a roll call vote all voted aye.

Paul moved to designate the official calendar of meeting days as the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Mondays of the month. All voted aye.

Paul moved to appoint Krotz as editor of the County Website. All voted aye.

Messersmith made a motion to accept the agenda and approve the minutes of 12-17-2018. Krotz seconded the motion. With a roll call vote all voted aye.

Discussion was held on the “Medal of Honor” highway. It will be tabled at this time as Bruce Messersmith will visit with the Tourism Board.

Adjourn: 12:20 P.M.

Geri Landreth

Deputy County Clerk 

Loren L Paul

Chairman

Published: January 23, 2019