January 19, 2021


Southwestern Community College Board of Directors, 5:30 p.m. today, SWCC Board Room, via electronic means.

The regular meeting will originate in the board room of the SWCC Administration Center. To join the Zoom meeting, visit zoom.us/j/94384261547; meeting ID: 943 8426 1547. To access by phone, dial 1-312-626-6799.

Agenda includes: 5:30 p.m. call meeting to order, consider minutes of Dec. 8 meeting; consider consent agenda items — tentative agenda, payables, action items, personnel, discussion of monitoring process, president’s report, other; board members reports — IACCT, other; adjourn.

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Creston City Water Works Board of Trustees, 5:30 p.m. today, Water Works Distribution Shop, 820 S. Park St.

Agenda includes: 5:30 p.m. call to order, approve agenda, minutes, audit committee report, bills, election of officers, assign committee appointments; 5:35 p.m. public comments; approve financial depository resolutions; approve ACH agreement with Iowa State Savings Bank, regular water works business; adjourn.

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Afton City Council, 6:30 p.m. today, Afton Community Center, 240 N. Douglas St., Afton.

Agenda includes: approval of agenda — bills, Dec. 8 minutes, report of city clerk/treasurer and Afton police; public forum; organizational meeting/resolutions — set time and place of 2021 regular council meetings, determine date of payment for city council, establish council pay when attending appointed meetings, authorizing number, duties and compensation of employees, resolution providing for surety bond/blanket position bond, establish city attorney fees, designate official paper for publication, designate day before/after Christmas as holiday, set public hearing for FY22 maximum property tax dollars; old business — parking on West Kansas at Hwy 169 intersection, safety concerns; new business — estimate for blasting and painting snow plow truck frame, box, fuel tank and hydraulic tank; adjourn — council/mayor to meet after meeting for a workshop for the 2021-2022 budget – open to the public.

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Adair County Board of Supervisors, 9 a.m. Wednesday, Adair County Courthouse, via electronic means.

Electronic meeting uursuant to Iowa Code S. 21.8, dial-in 1-605-313-6157, access code: 526272#.

Agenda includes: 9 a.m. minutes, claims, monthly reports — homestead and military disallowances, Union Township trustee appointment; Wellmark Insurance renewal MSP addendum; magistrate appointing commission appointments; COVID-19 updates and discussion; 9:15 a.m. Duane Avey, Veterans’ Affairs — FY22 budget request, VA clerk certification; 9:30 a.m. Melissa Larson, County Attorney – FY22 budget request; 9:50 a.m. Dominic Johnson, Conservation Director — FY22 budget request.

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Lenox Board of Education, 6 p.m. Wednesday, Lenox High School conference room.

Agenda includes: consent agenda items — additions/deletions and agenda approval, considerations: approval of previous meeting minutes, approval of financial reports, current bills; welcome and introduce guests; invite public comments; presentation by Kerry Aistrope, AEA regional administrator on the “SAMI” process and other services provided; 6:30 p.m. 2021-22 calendar hearing — call to order, presentation of 2021-22 school calendar for discussion, public comments, adjourn; new business — considerations: approval of video streaming purchase, resignation, transfer, new hires, early graduation request, materials testing and special inspection services contract, approval of 2021-22 school calendar, modified supplemental amount (MSA) and plan for dropout prevention, review of policies 400-402.4; administration/board reports; consider entering into closed session under Iowa Code 20.17(3) for the purpose of discussing negotiations strategy with a certified bargaining unit; adjourn.