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Meetings & Minutes


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

Agenda includes: 9:05 a.m. open forum; 9:10 a.m. Ron Ludwig, MATURA - FY18 funding request; 9:30 a.m. Kayla Creek and Mike Eblen, NRCS - FY18 funding request; 9:50 a.m. Theresa Pudenz, Union County Assessor - 2016 business property tax credit applications; 10 a.m. Ben Adamson and Dusty Brown, Union County Fair Association - FY18 funding request; 10:15 a.m. Lisa Lester, Southern Iowa Trolley - FY18 funding request; 10:30 a.m. Larry Murdock - pay voucher for project No. BROS-C088(50)--5F-88, maintenance activity report; 11 a.m. Jake Blazek, Union County Weed Commissioner - 2016 weed report; 11:15 a.m. Tim Ostroski, SICOG - consideration and approval of contract amendment No. 3 08-DRH-216; claims.

5 p.m. LEC meeting - subcommittee of the board of supervisors.

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Gibson Memorial Library Board of Trustees, 5:15 p.m. Monday, Gibson Memorial Library, Creston.

Agenda includes: Public forum; minutes (Nov. 7); finances - bills, finance report, director’s report; new business - valuation of naming opportunities within the expanded library, report on grant availability, proposed budget for FY 2017-18.

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Mount Ayr Community Schools Board of Education, 6 p.m. Monday, board room.

Agenda includes: Closed session - strategy for negotiations; new business - approval of early resignation and early retirement requests, prioritize summer work list, approval of agreement with Larsen Engineering, approval of secondary building west side entry quote, approval of policy updates - 200.1R1 - organizational meeting procedures; 210.2 - regular meeting; 411.2 - classified employee - qualifications, recruitment, selection and 701.3 - financial records, personnel; consideration of - bills to be paid, secretary-treasurer’s financial report; miscellaneous; superintendent report - timeline for possible refinancing of bonds, secondary principal search timeline.

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Orient-Macksburg Community School District Board of Directors, 6:30 p.m. Monday, Orient-Macksburg board room.

Agenda includes: Reports - Teresa Thompson, Principal, Clark Wicks, Superintendent; action items - open enrollment, board policy review, classroom door barricade, gym roof bid; discussion items - budget preparation committee; board member comments; agenda items for future board meeting - athletic sharing agreement, 2017-18 school calendar.

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Southwestern Community College Board of Directors, 8 a.m. Tuesday, President’s office, SWCC, Creston.

Agenda includes: Action items - personnel; discussion of monitoring process; president’s report - other; board members’ reports - IACCT, other.

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Creston Park and Recreation Board, 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, mealsite, restored Creston Depot.

Agenda includes: New business -• approve payment Snyder and Associates for pay application No. 3 for $111,342.19 and $2,760.66, SICOG for $3,500 and C&J Conservation for $16,598.04 from MPRGF; recommend approval of drawdown No. 11 for Mckinley and Hurley WIRB project; bowling tournament; comedy show; VFW Ballfield; other items.

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