Current Minutes
December 5, 2017



The Banner County Board of Equalization met in regular session in the Commissioners’ room of the Banner County Courthouse on December 5, 2017. This is in accordance with the adjournment of the November 21, 2017 meeting and notice published in the Scottsbluff Star Herald and posting notices in Harrisburg, NE at the Post Office, the Banner County School, the clerk’s office, and on the front window of the Banner County Courthouse.  Proof of publication is on file in the office of the County Clerk and is made a part of the proceedings by reference.

The agenda for the meeting was kept current and was available during the regular business hours at the office of the County Clerk.  A copy was emailed to each board member on December 1, 2017.  The agenda was not amended less than 24 hours prior to the meeting.

The chairman called the meeting to order at the hour of 8:30 a.m. Present on roll call were:  Chairman John-Robert Faden; Member Robert Post; Jim Zimmerman, Attorney; Carl Gilbert, Surveyor, and Lori Hostetler, Clerk. Also present at various times: Vice Chairman Robert J Gifford and Tom Neal, Highway Superintendent.

The chairman stated that the open meetings law is posted on the meeting room wall and that paper copies are available on the table by the door.

The agenda was examined, and Post moved to approve. Second by Faden.  Roll call vote:   Faden, yes; Post, yes.

The minutes of the previous meeting had been supplied to each board member. Post moved to approve the minutes for November 21, 2017 and that the actions therein be ratified. Second by Faden. Roll call vote: Post, yes; Faden, yes.


Gifford made a motion to adjourn the Banner County Board of Equalization meeting at 8:46 a.m.  Second by Post.  Roll call vote: Gifford, yes; Post, yes; Faden, yes. The next meeting will be held in regular session on December 19, 2017 or at the call of the clerk.  A full agenda of the matters to be considered at such date and time is kept continually current and is available for public inspection during normal business hours at the office of the Banner County Clerk in the Courthouse in Harrisburg.