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Marshall County Board Of County Commissioners Meeting Minutes – Feb. 24

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 seconded by Charles R. Loiseau. Unanimous.

County Attorney Laura Johnson-McNish met with the Board.

County Health Nurse Sue Rhodes met with the Board to give them a monthly update with the following information discussed:

  • Aged receivables report.
  • 2013 income/expense ledger.
  • 2014 income/expense ledger.
  • Billing categories by program.

Charles R. Loiseau moved, seconded by Thomas K. Holle to go into executive session for twenty minutes at 9:20 a.m. to discuss matters of non-elected personnel with County Health Nurse Sue Rhodes present. Unanimous. Charles R. Loiseau moved, seconded by Thomas K. Holle to extend executive session for five minutes at 9:40 a.m. for the same reasons with the same persons present. Unanimous. No action was taken as a result of the executive sessions.

County Health Nurse Sue Rhodes informed the Board of a need for an additional 44.9 cubic feet pharmacy double side refrigerator of which she has the following bid:

  • Helmer, Noblesville, IN – $5,550.00 The Board wants Sue to price a pharmacy single side refrigerator and bring that information back to the Board.

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

Mark Karlovitz Kansas Department of Transportation Area Engineer presented the following information for 2014.

Chip seal project:

Randolph K16 north on Hwy 77 to Waterville

Bridge project:

Snipe creek 99 south of Navajo Rd.- April 2014

Wolf creek 99 north east of Beattie- June 2014

Swede Creek 77 one mile north of County line on 77 – Sept 2014

Coon Creek west of Waterville- July 2015

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

  • Foley Industries, Park City, KS for troubleshooting hydraulics articulation cylinders. $978.03-Road & Bridge fund-P.O. # 108284.
  • Blue Tarp Financial, Atlanta, GA for spreader valves. $559.98-Road & Bridge fund-P.O. # 108280.
  • National Sign Co., Ottawa, KS for sign blanks and delineators. $1,410.00-Road & Bridge fund-P.O. # 108285.

Vicky Gross, Marysville joined the meeting to observe at 10:30 a.m.

Ron Schneider, Beattie met with the Board to discuss a bridge in Richland Township Sections 9 and 4 on Arrowhead Road.

Robert S. Connell moved, seconded by Charles R. Loiseau to approve the Neighborhood Revitalization application for Dennis Miller, Frankfort, KS with the preconstruction pictures that were provided by the applicant and the Neighborhood Revitalization application for Robert W. Woodard, Marysville, KS with the preconstruction pictures that were provided by the applicant. Unanimous.

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

  • Brown County Treasurer, Hiawatha, KS for share of 4-Co. budget. $598.98-General (District Court) fund-P.O. # 4583.
  • Justice Systems, Albuquerque, NM for maintenance and support. $640.00-General (District Court) fund-P.O. # 4584.
  • Blue Valley Telecommunications, Home, KS for tower rent. $750.00-911 fund-P.O. # 4497.

Robert S. Connell moved, seconded by Charles R. Loiseau to go into executive session for five minutes at 10:51 a.m. to discuss matters of non-elected personnel. Unanimous.

Emergency Management Director William Schwindamann Jr. met with the Board at their request. Robert S. Connell moved, seconded by Charles R. Loiseau to go into executive session for five minutes at 11:00 a.m. to discuss matters of non-elected personnel with Emergency Management Director William Schwindamann Jr. present. Unanimous

County Attorney Laura Johnson-McNish met with the Board.

Public Works Administrator Mike Craig met with the Board.

Charles R. Loiseau moved, seconded by Robert S. Connell to go into executive session for fifteen minutes at 11:10 a.m. to discuss matters of non-elected personnel and possible land acquisition with County Attorney Laura Johnson-McNish and Public Works Administrator Mike Craig present. Unanimous.

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

Robert S. Connell moved, seconded by Charles R. Loiseau to approve the County’s share of payrolls and related vouchers, as presented, processed the motor vehicle payroll and issued manual warrants from the representative funds. Unanimous.

Public Works Administrator Mike Craig met with the Board.

Thomas K. Holle moved, seconded by Charles R. Loiseau to approve signing the 2014 Noxious Weed Eradication Program Report. Unanimous.

Thomas K. Holle moved, seconded by Charles R. Loiseau to approve signing the 2014 Annual Noxious Weed Management Plan. Unanimous.

Charles R. Loiseau moved, seconded by Robert S. Connell to adjourn at 12:20 p.m. Unanimous. The next scheduled meeting will be Monday, March 3, 2014 starting at 9:00 a.m.

About Derek Nester

Derek Nester was born and raised in Blue Rapids, and graduated from Valley Heights High School in May of 2000. He attended Cowley College in Arkansas City and Johnson County Community College in Overland Park studying Journalism & Media Communication. After stops at KFRM and KCLY radio in Clay Center, he joined KNDY in 2002 as a board operator and play by play announcer. Derek is now responsible for the digital content of Dierking Communications, Inc. 6 radio stations. In 2005 Derek joined the staff of KCFX radio in Kansas City as a production assistant for the Kansas City Chiefs Radio Network, which airs on 69 radio stations across 9 Midwest states.