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Marshall County Board Minutes

February 21, 2012

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

The meeting was called to order at 9:00 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 Charles R. Loiseau.  Unanimous.

Custodian Lou Wasseberg, Public Works Administrator Mike Craig, Sheriff Daniel Hargrave, Emergency Management Director William Schwindamann Jr., County Janet Duever,  County Health Department Office Manager Mary Weeks, County Treasurer Linda Weber, Agency on Aging Heather Ruhkamp, Register of Deeds Martha Roesch, and County Attorney Laura Johnson-McNish met with the Board at the request of Commissioner Loiseau because he announced to the group that he is not running for re-election this fall after 12 years of service to the County as the 3rd District Commissioner.

Custodian Lou Wassenberg met with the Board to recommend the hiring Dee Holle as part-time custodial help.  Charles R. Loiseau moved, seconded by Robert S. Connell to approve hiring Dee Holle as the part-time custodial help at $11.21 an hour effective February 21, 2012.  Unanimous.

Sheriff Daniel A. Hargrave met with the Board to present a bid for a built-in self cleaning double oven, double oven range, and a high volume stainless hood including labor, freight, and delivery for $5,640.75 from Ott Electric, Marysville, KS.

Robert S. Connell moved, seconded by Thomas K. Holle to approve the kitchen equipment purchase from Ott Electric in the amount of $5,640.75.  Unanimous.

County Attorney Laura Johnson-McNish met with the Board.

Charles R. Loiseau moved, seconded by Robert S. Connell to approve the following 2011 abatements with value of 10,079 and a total tax of $1,741.03.  Unanimous.

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

Charles R. Loiseau moved, seconded by Robert S. Connell to approve the following purchase orders.  Unanimous.

 

National Sign Co., Ottawa, KS

for sign stands and signs

$2,687.30-Road & Bridge fund-P.O. # 106756

 

National Sign Co., Ottawa, KS

for markers

$781.50-Road & Bridge fund-P.O. # 106755

 

Berry Tractor Salesman Ron Karn met with the Board to discuss a total patcher machine for road repair.

Public Works Administrator Mike Craig asked to have a 1979 Ford F600 dump truck deemed surplus.  Thomas K. Holle moved, seconded by Charles R. Loiseau to deem a 1979 Ford F600 dump truck surplus.  Unanimous.

Robert S Connell moved, seconded by Charles R. Loiseau to approve the following purchase orders.  Unanimous.

 

Glaxo Smith Kline, Atlanta, GA

for private vaccine

$6,640.00-Health fund-P.O. # 4039

 

Mercy Regional Health Center, Manhattan, KS

for 3 sexual assault exams

$2,130.00-County Attorney fund-P.O. # 4094

 

Reese & Novelly, Manhattan, KS

for 2011 audit services

$14,400.00-General (Commissioners) fund-P.O. # 4093

 

Parcells Forensic Pathology Group, Leawood, KS

for two autopsies

$2,700.00-General (Coroner) fund-P.O. # 4095

 

Staples, Columbus, OH

for 6 shelf letter file cabinet with locking doors

$789.99-General (District Court) fund-P.O. # 4096

 

Sanofi Pasteur Inc., Chicago, IL

for private vaccine

$5,167.05-Health fund-P.O. # 4034

 

Thomas K. Holle moved, seconded by Charles R. Loiseau to go into executive session for fifteen minutes at 10.45 a.m. to discuss possible land acquisition.  Unanimous.

Robert S. Connell moved, seconded by Thomas K. Holle to approve the vouchers, as presented, and issue manual warrants from the respective funds.  Unanimous.

Cheryl Skalla placed a call to the Board to ask for a six month extension effective March 6, 2012 on their Neighborhood Revitalization application.  Thomas K. Holle moved, seconded by Charles R. Loiseau to approve the six month extension for the Neighborhood Revitalization application for Cheryl and Kurt Skalla effective March 6, 2012.  Unanimous.

Economic Development Director George McCune and Community Development Coordinator Juanita McCune met with the Board to give them a weekly update.

Thomas K. Holle moved, seconded by Robert S. Connell to go into executive session for fifteen minutes at 11:45 a.m. to discuss matters of non-elected personnel.  Unanimous.

Charles R. Loiseau moved, seconded by Robert S Connell to adjourn the meeting at 12:00 p.m.  Unanimous.  The next scheduled meeting will be Monday, February 27, 2012 starting at 9:00 a.m.

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