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Meetings & Minutes

Meetings

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. Cathy Dryden, LEC Chair - year of service recognition; 9:20 a.m. Shawn Lauer, building and grounds coordinator - Midwest Indoor Air Quality LLC; 9:35 a.m. Diane Schultz, National Park Services - plan of action for Mormon Trail sign replacement; 10 a.m. Union County Engineer Zach Gunsolley - maintenance activity report; claims.

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Mount Ayr Community Schools Board of Education, 5 p.m. Monday, board room.

Agenda includes: Administration reports - activity fund, buildings and grounds, lunch, transportation, technology, principal’s reports; new business - 2019-20 fees, gate admission, charges, meal prices, driver education, set date for school registration, approval of 7-12 professional development plan, approval of Mount Ayr crisis safety plan, approval of family resource center agreement, approval of MATURA Headstart agreement, review/approval of the 100 and 200 series board policies, approval of district development special ed service delivery plan, approval of mower bid, approval of meal charge policy, approval of concussion protocol - resolution to adopt return to play proposal, personnel; consideration of - bills to be paid, secretaries-treasurer financial report; miscellaneous; superintendent’s report - revenue purpose statement, shared human resources position.

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Lenox City Council, 5:30 p.m. Monday, Lenox City Hall.

Agenda includes: Reports from - mayor, law enforcement, committee reports; old business; new business - approve Gas O&M Manual revised March 2019, approve gas emergency plan revised March 2019, approve Class C liquor license and outdoor service for M’s Catering, approve Class C liquor license and outdoor service for Dally Post Saloon LLC, approve resolution 19-17 for garbage increase, approve resolution 19-18 tax abatement for 112 E. Kansas, approve second reading of ordinance 385 amending angle parking on city streets, approve waiving of third and final reading of ordinance 385 amending angle parking on city streets, re-appoint Kirk O’Riley to the board of adjustments for term of five years ending July 2024, approve advertising of sealed bids for 2011 Chevy Silverado, approve change order to zero out trail quantities, approve resolution 19-14 making award of contract for Bioswale project, discuss proposal from BlackTop Services for J13 road repairs with possible action, discuss proposal from BlackTop Services for Nebraska, Iowa, Brooks streets with possible action.

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

Agenda includes: Reports - PK-12 Principal Teresa Thompson, Superintendent Norene Bunt, championship report - IXL program Katie Geidel; action items - property, casualty and workers comp insurance for 2019-20, school facilities improvements, open enrollment, personnel, science instruction, teacher librarian agreement with Green Hills AEA, approval to pay 2018-19 bills prior to June 30, 2018, IXL program contract, school fees, board policy review, 7-12 Pearson myPerspectives Reading Program adoption, classified employee handbook for 2018-19, ISFIS and IASB memberships; discussion items - strategic planning committee meeting, election law changes, staffing for 2019-20, MtSS update; board member comments; agenda items for future board meeting - milk bids, fuel bids, bus schedule, 2019-20 student handbook, SIAC appointments, Affirmative Action coordinator, equity coordinator, multi-cultural officer, garbage disposal bids, snow removal bids, registration fees, district technology plan.

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

Agenda includes: New business - discussion of Party in the Park; other items.

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Southwestern Community College Board of Directors, 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, SWCC Board Room, Creston.

Agenda includes: Action items - personnel, doubtful accounts write-off, building partnership contract with Habitat for Humanity; discussion of monitoring process; president’s report - summer commencement - 7:30 p.m. June 28, summer enrollment report, Educational Talent Search program, carpentry house virtual tour, other; board members’ reports - IACCT, IACCT Conference - July 24-26 - Council Bluffs.

Dinner - approximately 6:30 p.m. - Spartan Café.

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