September 4, 2018

BANNER COUNTY
BOARD OF EQUALIZATION PROCEEDINGS

The Banner County Board of Equalization met in regular session in the Commissioners’ room of the Banner County Courthouse on September 4, 2018. This is in accordance with the adjournment of the August 21, 2018 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 August 31, 2018. 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; Vice Chairman Robert J. Gifford; Member Robert Post; Mark Kovarik, and Lisa Cross, Deputy Clerk. Also present at various times: Sharon Sandberg, Assessor 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 in the corner of the room.

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

The minutes of the previous meeting had been supplied to each board member. Gifford moved to approve the minutes for August 21, 2018 and that the actions therein be ratified. Second by Post. Roll call vote: Post, yes; Faden, yes; Gifford, yes.

ITEMS OF BUSINESS BEFORE THE BOARD - None

Gifford made a motion to adjourn the Banner County Board of Equalization meeting at 8:43 a.m. Second by Post. Roll call vote: Post, yes; Faden, yes; Gifford, yes. The next meeting will be held in regular session on September 18, 2018 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

 



BANNER COUNTY
COMMISSIONERS PROCEEDINGS

The Banner County Board of Commissioners met in regular session in the Commissioners’ room of the Banner County Courthouse on September 4, 2018. This is in accordance with the adjournment of the August 28, 2018 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 August 31, 2018. The agenda was not amended less than 24 hours prior to the meeting.

The chairman called the meeting to order at the hour of 8:45 a.m. with the pledge of allegiance to the flag. Present on roll call were: Chairman John-Robert Faden; Vice Chairman Robert J. Gifford; Member Robert Post; Sharon Sandberg, Assessor; Mark Kovarik; Tom Neal, Highway Superintendent; Monty Stoddard, Treasurer, and Lisa Cross, Deputy 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 by the door.

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

The minutes of the previous meeting had been supplied to each board member. Post moved to approve the minutes for August 28, 2018 and that the actions therein be ratified: Second by Gifford. Roll call vote: Faden, yes; Gifford, yes; Post, yes.

CORRESPONDENCE

Letter from NIRMA regarding nomination/election of NIRMA board members

Pipeline Safety letter

CLAIMS

The following claims were audited, and Post moved that the claims be approved and warrants ordered drawn on the respective funds. Second by Faden. Roll call vote: Post, yes; Faden, yes; Gifford, yes.

GENERAL FUND

Blue Cross Blue Shield, health ins. - 16,773.02; C-Weed Management LLC, contr. Service - 6,115.00; CAPWN, misc. - 500.00; Douglas,Kelly,Ostdiek,And Ossian, ct appt counsel - 219.95; First Concord Benefits Group, LLC, hlth ins trust - 12.00; Golden West Industrial Supply, law enf. Supplies - 117.97; Kimball County Treasurer, extension expenses - 3,620.41; Marshall & Swift/Boeckh, LLC, supplies - 644.20; MCI, phone - 32.19; Nebraska County Assessors Assoc., dues - 50.00; North Platte NRD, water - 82.65; William C Peters, ct appt counsel - 421.00; Nathan Rogers, misc. - 230.00; Cathleen Sibal, dues - 25.00; Staples Credit Plan, supplies - 301.94; US Bank, expenses - 58.31

ROAD FUND

AJK Services, LLC, hwy supt-consult - 50.00; Blue Cross Blue Shield, health ins. - 9,423.42; Harold L Brown Farms, Inc., gravel & borrow - 910.00; C-Weed Management LLC, Spraying - 634.72; First Concord Benefits Group, LLC, hlth ins trust - 12.00; North Platte NRD, water - 32.80; Sandberg Implement, Inc., shop supplies - 87.54; Singleton Ranch, Gravel - 510.00; Z M Lumber, shop supplies - 124.90

ITEMS OF BUSINESS BEFORE THE BOARD - None

REPORTS

HIGHWAY SUPERINTENDENT

Tom Neal, Highway Superintendent said that they will not be putting in a driveway for a resident. He said the manpower is needed elsewhere. He reported that they are finishing up graveling on the spots they have been repairing on Road 14 and then plan to go back to continue work on Road 6 west of Road 35. He said Stegall Road will be fog sealed on Friday, and they will flag it and have detours marked. He also said they have started mowing the second time around the county.

TREASURER

Monty Stoddard, Treasurer reported that tax collections went well.

No other reports.

Post made a motion to adjourn the meeting of the Banner County Board of Commissioners at 9:00 a.m. Second by Gifford. Roll call vote: Post, yes; Faden, yes; Gifford, yes. The next meeting will be held in regular session on September 18, 2018 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 COMMISSIONERS

BANNER COUNTY, NEBRASKA