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Marshall County Commissioners Approve Budget

September 6, 2011

 

The Board of Marshall County Commissioners met in regular session with Charles R. Loiseau, Chairman; Thomas K. Holle and Robert S. Connell member; and Sonya L. Stohs,CountyClerkpresent.

 

The meeting was called to order at9:00 a.m.

 

The Board opened the meeting with the flag salute.

 

The minutes and agenda were approved as presented upon a motion by Robert S. Connell moved, seconded by Thomas K. Holle.  Unanimous.

 

Thomas K. Holle moved, seconded by Robert S. Connell to approve the voucher for the Home Sewer District and instruct theCountyTreasurerto pay these bills out of funds available for this purpose.  Unanimous.

 

Thomas K. Holle moved, seconded by Robert S. Connell to approve the Neighborhood Revitalization application for Dave Smerchek, Waterville with the preconstruction pictures that were provided by the applicant at a rate of 95% the project value because a portion of the concrete was poured.  Unanimous.

 

Public Works Administrator Mike Craig and Public Works Coordinating Supervisor Larry Polson met with the Board. 

 

Robert S. Connell moved, seconded by Thomas K. Holle to approve the following purchase orders.  Unanimous. 

 

                        Landoll Corporation,Marysville,KS

                        for trailer decking

                        $829.80-Road & Bridge fund-P.O. # 107409

 

                        Mike’s OK Tire,Marysville,KS

                        for backhoe tires

                        $1,300.00-Road & Bridge fund-P.O. # 107408

 

                        M & R Auto Parts,Frankfort,KS

                        for hydraulic valve assembly

                        $645.52-Road & Bridge fund-P.O. # 107435

 

                        Herrs Machine,Washington,KS

                        for rebuilt injector pump

                        $609.82-Road & Bridge fund-P.O. # 107404

 

                        Foley Industries,Wichita,KS

                        for reseal & hone 2 bucket cylinders

                        $2,232.48-Road & Bridge fund-P.O.# 107405

 

                        Foley Industries,Wichita,KS

                        for muffler, ejector, and parts

                        $600.51-Road & Bridge fund-P.O. # 107406

 

Vernita Peeks, Marysville was present to observe the meeting. 

 

The Board had discussion on making 12th Road (Oketo Road) not open for though truck traffic with weight limit.

 

At10:00 a.m.the Board of County Commissioners held the 2012 Budget Hearing.  Vernita Peeks, Marysville, Robert and Lila Dallas, Frankfort, and County Treasurer Linda Weber were present for the hearing to discuss the proposed budget.  Robert S. Connell moved, seconded by Thomas K. Holle to approve the 2012 Marshall County budget as presented.  Unanimous.

 

County Sanitarian Gary May met with the Board to give them a monthly update. 

 

At11:00 a.m.the Board of County Commissioners held a Public Hearing for the ten year tax abatement for Shop 70.  Landoll Corporation Administrative Assistant Laurie Cudney, Landoll Corporation Owner/President Don Landoll and Landoll Corporation Controller Dan Caffrey; Marysville City Administrator Rick Shain; Marysville Mayor Bill Phillipi; Robert and Lila Dallas, Frankfort; Vicki Gross, Marysville; Economic Development Director George McCune and Community Development Coordinator Juanita McCune were present for the hearing to discuss the ten year tax abatement.  Thomas K. Holle moved, seconded by Robert S. Connell to approve Resolution 11-09-06-1 determining the advisability of allowing tax abatement for the purpose of constructing and equipping a manufacturing facility located in Marshall County.  Unanimous. 

 

Economic Development Director George McCune and Community Development Coordinator Juanita McCune; Marysville Mayor Bill Phillipi met with the Board to discuss the County helping to partial fund the Marysville SRS office that is slated to close September 16, 2011.  Mr. Phillipi informed the Board that he needs to come up with $48,253.98 a year to keep the office in Marysville open.  He said that Steve Cohorst the owner of the building is willing to share the cost with the County paying $15,084.67, the City of Marysville paying $15,084.67, Marshall County Partnership for Growth paying $2,000.00 and the Steve Cohorst paying $16,084.64 for the years of 2012 and 2013.  There are 11 employees currently in the Marysville office.  The Board felt that they needed to do some research before making a decision and tabled the issue until next week. 

 

Thomas K. Holle moved, seconded by Charles R. Loiseau to approve the following purchase orders.  Unanimous. 

 

                        Melodee Bruna,Hiawatha,KS

                        for transcripts of interviews

                        $1,313.00-General (District Court) fund-P.O. # 4020

 

 

Voice Products, Inc.,Wichita,KS

                        for maintenance agreement for Court Recorder

                        $1,208.37-General (District Court) fund-P.O. # 4008

 

Sheriif Daniel A. Hargrave met with the Board to recommend hiring Mark Dewalt, Blue Rapids as a part-time no benefits Corrections Officer at $11.85 an hour effective September 7, 2011.  Thomas K. Holle moved, seconded by Robert S. Connell to approve hiring Mark Dewalt, Blue Rapids as a part-time no benefits Corrections Officer at $11.85 an hour effective September 7, 2011.  Unanimous.  

 

The Board reviewed the Network Solutions bill and designated the 4 hours of prepaid time. 

 

Thomas K. Holle moved, seconded by Charles R. Loiseau to approve the vouchers, as presented, and issue manual warrant from the respective funds.  Unanimous.

 

Robert S. Connell moved, seconded by Charles R. Loiseau to adjourn the meeting at 12:26 p.m.  Unanimous.  The next scheduled meeting will be Monday, September 12, 2010 starting at 9:00 a.m.

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