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Marysville Ambulance Informs Council it Will Not Renew Contract

February 13, 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 Charles R. Loiseau moved, seconded by Robert S. Connell.  Unanimous.

 

Vince O’Toole, Marysville was present to observe the meeting.

 

Jim Keller, Marysville Ambulance Service met with the Board to discuss the non-renewal of the Marysville Ambulance contract as of December 31, 2012 because he is looking into selling the Marysville Ambulance Service. 

 

Joyce Patterson, Marysville met with the Board to discuss the need to remove the County portion (.75%) Intangible tax.  The Board stated that they would evaluate the Intangible tax in late May early June before the budget preparation. 

 

County Attorney Laura Johnson-McNish met with the Board to discuss approving a Resolution that clarifies the procedures of the Marshall County Economic Incentive Policy of 2009.  Charles R. Loiseau moved, seconded by Robert S. Connell to approve Resolution # 12-02-13-1 changing the wording in the Marshall County Economic Incentive Policy 2009 in reference to the filing fee and application.  Unanimous.

 

Thomas K. Holle moved, seconded by Robert S. Connell to go into executive session for ten minutes at 9:30 a.m. to discuss litigation with County Attorney Laura Johnson-McNish present.  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 order.  Unanimous.

 

                        Foley Equipment, Wichita, KS

                        for repairs to motor grader

                        $979.44-Road & Bridge fund-P.O. # 106753

 

Charles R. Loiseau moved, seconded by Thomas K. Holle to approve deeming a 1983 GMC C600 Flatbed truck and 1986 Chevy C70 Dump truck to as surplus.  Unanimous.

 

The Board also discussed sending a letter to the area Elevator Managers about over weight trucks on County roads.  The Board is having the County Attorney do some research and they will discuss it again on Monday.   

 

Public Works Administrator Mike Craig recommended hiring Dakota Tormondson, Blue Rapids and Parker Price, Marysville at Laborer, Probation at $12.69 an hour effective February 21, 2012.  Thomas K. Holle moved, seconded by Robert S. Connell to approve the hiring of Dakota Tormondson, Blue Rapids and Parker Price, Marysville at Laborer, Probation at $12.69 an hour effective February 21, 2012.  Unanimous. 

 

Robert S. Connell moved, seconded Charles R. Loiseau to go into executive session for five minutes at 10:25 a.m. to discuss matters of non-elected personnel with Public Works Administrator Mike Craig present.  Unanimous.

 

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

 

                        Galls, Chicago, IL

                        for siren with light controls, light bars, and speakers

                        $2,529.01-Sheriff Capital Outlay fund-P.O. # 4092

 

                        Network Computer Solution, Manhattan, KS

                        for computer labor

                        $985.00-(Computer Equipment) fund-P.O. # 4088

 

                        B & W Electric, Hanover, KS

                        for back flow preventor on sprinkler system in Courthouse

                        $3,535.32-General (Building) fund-P.O. # 4091               

 

Economic Development Director George McCune,  Community Development Coordinator Juanita McCune, Robert Peschel, Marysville, Marysville City Mayor Bill Phillipi and City Administrator Rick Shain were present for the 10:30 a.m. Public Hearing.  

 

Landoll Corporation Owner Don Landoll, Landoll Corporation Controller Dan Caffrey, Landoll Corporation Administrative Assistant Laurie Cudney met with the Board to have a Public Hearing at 10:30 a.m. for the Marshall County Economic Incentive Policy 2009 for the expansion of Shop 80.  Robert S. Connell moved, seconded by Thomas K. Holle to approve Resolution # 12-02-13-2 allowing a tax abatement for the purpose of constructing and equipping a manufacturing facility in Marshall County.  Unanimous.

 

Thomas K. Holle moved, seconded by Charles R. Loiseau to approve the hours for Network Solutions, Manhattan, KS for computer maintenance.  Unanimous.

 

Charles R. Loiseau moved, seconded by Robert S. Connell to approve the following 2011 abatements with a value of 798 with a total tax of $97.38.  Unanimous.

 

Robert S. Connell moved, seconded by Thomas K. Holle to approve the Neighborhood Revitalization application for Brian and Jill Gray, Waterville, KS with the preconstruction pictures that were provided by the applicant.  Unanimous. 

 

Thomas K. Holle moved, seconded by Robert S. Connell to approve the Home City Sewer bills and pay them from the appropriate funds available.  Unanimous.

 

Public Works Administrator Mike Craig met with the Board to discuss the selling of an enclosed 5th wheel Recycling trailer in the amount of $5,000.00.  Charles R. Loiseau moved, seconded by Thomas K. Holle to approve the selling of an enclosed 5th wheel Recycling trailer in the amount of $5,000.00 and to find replacement trailer or trailers with the $5,000.00.  Unanimous. 

 

Dennis Mason, Marysville met with the Board to discuss the Board putting together a policy to not allow use of cell phone usage in County vehicles because of the federal fine for using a cell phone while operating a piece of equipment over 20,000 lbs. 

 

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

 

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

 

County Attorney Laura Johnson-McNish met with the Board.  Robert S. Connell moved, seconded by Charles R. Loiseau to go into executive session for ten minutes at 12:10 p.m. to discuss non-elected personnel with Economic Development Director George McCune and Community Development Coordinator Juanita McCune present.  Unanimous. 

 

Thomas K. Holle moved, seconded by Charles R. Loiseau to approve Keith Holle as the Logan Township Trustee to replace Robert Stohs who passed away.  Unanimous. 

 

Robert S. Connel moved, seconded by Charles R. Loiseau to adjourn at 10:55 a.m.  Unanimous.  The next scheduled meeting will be Tuesday February 21, 2012 starting at 9:00 a.m.  

 

The Courthouse will be closed on Monday, February 20, 2012 to observe President’s Day. 

 

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