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Published: Monday, Nov. 18, 2013 10:51 a.m. CST

Mount Ayr City Council, 6 p.m. today, meeting room.

Agenda includes: public forum; Michell Ricker: consider designated endowment fund agreement; first reading of ordinance amending zoning map changing specified area classification from agricultural to commercial 2; consider water service connection alternatives – main/Richards property on Highway 169; set date for nuisance abatement hearing as requested by property owner; consider decisions on employee group health care benefits for 2014; consider personnel policies and employee handbook amendments; Superintendent Wise report; Councilman Greene (law enforcement liaison): discuss law enforcement coverage; treasurer’s report; claims.

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Southwestern Community College Board of Directors, 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, boardroom.

Agenda includes: public hearing for earthwork and major utilities bids, footings and foundations and resolution to authorize the sale and issuance of not to exceed $10,000,000 dormitory revenue bonds, series 2014; set date for public hearing for topping slabs, precast hollow core plank, masonry, miscellaneous metals, wood framing, joists, trusses, sheathing, building wrap and windows for dormitory project; set date for public hearing for elevator for dormitory project; early retirement policy; discussion of monitoring process; president’s report: student demographic.

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Creston Water Works Board of Trustees, 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, boardroom.

Agenda includes: discuss current miscellaneous invoice for Dennis Ritchie; Steve Troyer, Fox Engineering: Twelve Mile water treatment plant improvement project; change order No. 30 for Twelve Mile; engineer’s statement of completion for Twelve Mile; final pay request No. 44 to BRB Contractors for Twelve Mile; document re-assigning GE contract to city of Creston Water Works for Twelve Mile; settlement agreement and release in reference to Twelve Mile breaker/transfer switch for project; pay request No. 47 to Fox Engineering for Twelve Mile; discuss Hach Company quote annual renewal for the maintenance/calibration of the turbidimeters for Twelve Mile; discuss pay request to Southern Iowa Rural Water Association for 2011-12 water rate reimbursement; discuss Westrum Leak detection quote for water distribution department; review fiscal year 2012-13 audit; pay request to Draper, Snodgrass, Mikkelsen for audit services for fiscal year 2012-13; regular business.

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

Agenda includes: public forum; motion to approve annual urban renewal project; resolutions to accept annual audit report for the city of Creston for fiscal year ending June 30, 2013, and annual financial report; appointment with Chantel Klejch and Sarah Young, First National Bank’s Relay for Life team to hold Glow Run fundraising event 7 p.m. to midnight April 12 at McKinley Park; temporary street closings for Glow Run and extended park curfew to midnight; request from Clark and Russell Finehout, Back Forty Enterprises, to place a meat smoker vehicle on a city street for the purpose of conducting business at 305 W. Montgomery St.; mayor to administer oath of office to incoming and returning council members; mayor and council set community and economic development priorities.

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