March 03, 2021


Union County Board of Supervisors, 9 a.m. Feb. 22, UC courthouse boardroom, 300 N. Pine St.,

The board will still have regular meetings and an effort to comply with all current guidelines they ask only for written comment submission at this time. Email any of the following email addresses to submit comments:,,

Agenda: 9:05 a.m. open forum; 9:10 a.m. JoAnne Duckworth, EMA Director — COVID-19 report; 9:30 a.m. Al Hysell, Secondary Roads Superintendent — secondary roads update, hay ground bid; 10:30 a.m. Sandy Hysell, Union County Auditor – FMLA extension request, homestead/military, BPTC tax credits allowances and disallowances, claims; 11:45 a.m. Alan Wilson, Asst. County Attorney – review and general discussion re: process filling vacancy; adjourn.

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Greater Regional Health Board of Trustees, 6 p.m. Feb. 22, via electronic means.

For meeting access call the executive assistant at 782-3503.

Agenda: medical staff reports from Dr. Heather Osterbrink — full medical staff Feb. 16, medical staff appointments; public hearing, board action re:— county budget FY7/1/01 to 6/30/22; Telehealth update from Luke Neitzel; quality report from Kim Wehler; financial report from Matt McCutchan — capital budget FY22; capital expenditure requests: Dr. Charles Cunningham — GE Voluson Ultrasound, Matt Buck — elevator finishes, Karla Alford — IT upgrades, hardware and licencing; Monte Neitzel — administrative report; Teresa Newman — UnityPoint update; board member concerns; adjourn.

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Creston Park and Recreation Board, 5:30 p.m. Feb. 23, Creston restored depot mealsite.

Agenda: discussion on fundraising/ mailing and other items.

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Iowa Department of Natural Resources, 6:30 p.m. Feb. 23, via electronic means, Zoom.

To sign up for this meeting visit A confirmation email with details to join will follow. This meeting is open to the public and replaces the series of meetings held across the state.

Agenda: review hunting and trapping seasons, possible rule changes online, other topics as requested and as time allows. Collected comments will be considered along with other related comments received by the Iowa DNR prior to proposing changes to hunting and trapping rules and regulations. Proposed rules will be presented to the Natural Resource Commission during a regular public meeting for consideration and additional public comment. The DNR will hold an additional virtual meeting if there is a need.

Any participant with special requirements, ie: mobility or hearing impairments, may contact Iowa DNR or ADA Coordinator at 515-725-8200, Relay Iowa TTY Service 800-735-7942, or email

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Gibson Memorial Library Board, 5:15 p.m. March 1, Gibson Memorial Library genealogy room, 200 W. Howard St.

Agenda: discuss Phase II reopening of the library, which includes opening the library up to meetings and gatherings.

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Union County Conference Board, 5:30 p.m. March 4, UC Courthouse, 300 N. Pine St., Board of Supervisors meeting room.

Agenda: public hearing re: FY2021-22 assessor’s budget, assessor’s FY2021-22 salary, deputy assessor’s (currently assessor clerk) FY2021-22 salary, assistant assessor’s FY2021-22 salary, mileage reimbursement/allowance, resolution to adopt FY2021-22 assessor’s budget, IPERS and FICA transfer resolutions for FY2021-22, adjourn.