October 4, 2016
BOARD OF EQUALIZATION PROCEEDINGS
The Banner County Board of Equalization met in regular session in the Commissioners’ room of the Banner County Courthouse on October 4, 2016. This is in accordance with the adjournment of the September 20, 2016 meeting and notice published in the Scottsbluff Star Herald and posting notices in Harrisburg, NE at the Post Office, the Banner County School, and at 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 September 30, 2016. 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 Robert J Gifford; Vice Chairman John- Robert Faden; Tom Neal, Highway Superintendent; Sharon Sandberg, Assessor; Jim Zimmerman, Attorney; Carl Gilbert, Surveyor; Bryan Hulbert; Max Miller, and Lori Hostetler, Clerk.
The Chairman stated that the open meetings law is posted on the meeting room wall and that paper copies are available on the table in the corner of the room.
The agenda was examined, and Faden moved to approve as presented. Second by Gifford. Roll call vote: Gifford, yes; Faden, yes.
The minutes of the previous meeting had been supplied to each board member. Faden moved to approve the minutes for September 20, 2016 and that the actions therein be ratified. Second by Gifford. Roll call vote: Gifford, yes; Faden, yes.
ITEMS OF BUSINESS BEFORE THE BOARD
Item #1 – Set levies for 2016 - 2017 – Sharon Sandberg, Assessor presented the resolution to set the levies and Chairman Gifford read it into record. Gifford made a motion to adopt the resolution to set the levies for 2016-2017 as follows:
General - .247802
Road - .091579
Fair - .001936
Museum - .003423
Road Equipment Sinking Fund - .025809
Pleasant Hill Cemetery - .002743
Kirk Cemetery - .002462
Banner Rural Fire, General - .010549
Banner Rural Fire, Sinking - .003644
Second by Faden. Roll call vote: Gifford, yes; Faden, yes.
Item #2 – Assessment roll corrections – Sharon Sandberg, Assessor presented the corrections needed. Faden made a motion to accept the assessment roll corrections. Second by Gifford. Roll call vote: Faden, yes; Gifford, yes.
Faden made a motion to adjourn the Banner County Board of Equalization meeting at 8:39 a.m. Second by Gifford. Roll call vote: Gifford, yes; Faden, yes. The next meeting will be held in regular session on October 18, 2016 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.
BOARD OF EQUALIZATION
BANNER COUNTY, NEBRASKA