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Published: Friday, Sept. 27, 2013 10:44 a.m. CST

Union County Board of Supervisors, 9 a.m. Monday, Union County Courthouse boardroom.

Agenda includes: 9:05 a.m. open forum; 9:10 a.m. Steve Akes, county engineer: maintenance activity report and construction project update; 10 a.m. Sandy Hysell, county auditor: handwritten claim and employee handbook.

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Creston City Council, 6 p.m. Tuesday, council chambers, restored Creston Depot.

Agenda includes: public forum; possible resolutions to accept Calhoun-Burns and Associates as the engineering firm for the Adams Street bridge replacment project and request engineering agreement for review; acquire abandoned properties at 307 N. Division, 309 N. Division, 602 W. Montgomery and 610 W. Mills via Iowa Code 657A.10A; approve an E-submission service agreement between Iowa Land Records and the city of Creston; set date for public hearing 6 p.m. Oct. 15 for purchase of real estate at 300 W. Adams St.; hiring and authorize the use of the certified police officer bonus program with Shannon Erands as police officer contingent upon successful completion of the MMPI and MFPRSI physical; approve engineer’s statement of completion for the airport fencing improvements project and final payment of $7,687 to be paid to Des Moines Steel Fence Company; authorizing the mayor to sign a DNR Wildland fire grant application; appointment with Chamber of Commerce representative; possible resolution to approve request of $12,500 funding to be paid in quarterly increments to Creston Chamber of Commerce; appointment with Ellen Gerharz, executive director of Chamber of Commerce; request of $18,975 from hotel/motel fund for Creston Chamber of Commerce’s 2014 tourism marketing/promotion budget; appointment with Jeremy Rounds, Southern Iowa Council of Governments, to discuss application for a Hurley Creek WIRB grant and possible approval; motion to approve temporary street closing request by Consolidated Materials at the north end of the 800 block of South Vine Street 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 10 for an open house; and request by YACC on Myrtle Street from Russell to Jefferson streets 3 to 5 p.m. Oct. 26 for world’s shortest parade.

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