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Meetings & Minutes

Meetings

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

Agenda includes: Old business - report on EDGE technology assessment, update on Sept. 22 cemetery walk; new business - trustee education - review of “The Boardroom 2018: Toward Better Board Meetings,” review rewritten policy No. 15 “equipment use policy.”

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Lenox School Board, 6 p.m. Monday, high school building.

Agenda includes: New business - election of president and vice president of the board - administer oaths; consider dates and times for regular board meetings; consider approval of negotiation team members; appoint members to serve on the Taylor and Adams county conference boards; consider approval of the signature of the superintendent for official school documents; consider approval of the resolution to have Iowa State Savings Bank of Lenox, PCSB of Lenox and Wells Fargo of Des Moines be official depositories for the district; consider approval of resignation; consider approval of new hires; discussion and possible action on storm water project; consider adjustments to noon transportation; consider approval of tax abatement; consider approval of the 2018-19 school improvement advisory committee; consider approval of open enrollment (in) request; consider approval of open enrollment (out) request; consider approval of baseball and softball field fencing project and budget; administration/board reports; consider entering into closed session under Iowa code 21.5(l)i for the purpose of evaluating the professional competency of an individual whose appointment, hiring, performance or discharge is being considered when necessary to prevent needless and irreparable injury to that individual’s reputation and that individual requests a closed session.

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Corning Community School Board of Education, 7 p.m. Monday, Corning.

Agenda includes: Final meeting of retiring board - consent agenda items - determine quorum, approval agenda, approval August minutes, approval bills, approval of reports, (general/schoolhouse/clearing and hot lunch); examine financial accounting books for FY 2018. Organizational meeting - new board - election of board president and oath of office, election of vice-president and oath of office, introduction of new student board member, establish date, time and location; reports - student council report, teacher report, superintendent, high school principal, athletic director; business items - resignation, new hires, open enrollment, fundraisers, early graduation request, counselor sharing agreement, appoint activity sharing agreement committee members, approve out of state athletic competition, discussion on purchasing school vehicles, approve Forecast 5 for 2018-19 school year, approve superintendent goals for 2018-19, approve partnership with POET SB/BB dugout upgrade.

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Creston City Water Works Board of Trustees, 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Water Works business office, 820 S. Park St.

Agenda includes: Introduce city of Creston Water Works new general manager/plant manager, Steve Guthrie; Tim Loudon, plant operator - discuss hiring procedures; Darin Jacobs, Snyder and Associates - presentation and discussion of draft engineering report for the 12-Mile Water Treatment Plant evaluation; approve water main project pay applications for division 1- West Howard Street - pay app 3; division 3 - Park Street - pay app 4; approve fiscal year 2017-18 audit; approve pay request to Martens and Company CPA, LLP for fiscal year 2017-18 audit services; regular water works business.

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