July 18, 2024


Creston City Council, regular meeting, 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 3, City Hall/Restored Depot, Council Chambers

Agenda: Consideration of agenda; Consider adoption of the consent agenda – NOTE: These items are routine items and will be enacted by one motion without separate discussion unless a Council member requests an item be removed for separate consideration: Minutes: April 19, 2022 – regular meeting, claims: $190,828.08, liquor license renewals: Hy-Vee, Casey’s #2422; cigarette permit renewals: Walmart, Hy-Vee, Hy-Vee Fast & Fresh and Casey’s Stores #2422, #3223, #385; Public forum – the mayor and city council welcome comments from the public on any subject pertaining to City business, including items on this agenda. You are asked to state your name and address for the record and to limit your remarks to three minutes in order that others may be given the opportunity to speak. The order of business is at the discretion of the Chair. No action can be taken; New Business: Motion to establish third and final reading and adoption of ordinance No. 22 – 10 – An ordinance repealing Chapter 159 – solar energy systems and chapter 160 – small cell guidelines and adding section 168.13 – solar energy systems with amendments, and Section 168.14 – small cell guidelines; appointment with Bluebird Network regarding fiber optic project; Resolution to approve right-of-way permit for Bluebird Network; Resolution to approve memorandum of understanding for Creston rental housing proposal between Iowa Inspections, LLC and the City of Creston; Motion requesting permission of the IEDA to amend the line item amounts for our CDBG Housing Grant Project #20-HSG-020, without affect of the overall allocations of $417,000 grant; Resolution to approve subrecipient agreement with Southwest Iowa Planning Council (SWIPCO) for contract #20-HSG-018; Resolution to approve the purchase of a JD Z997R Diesel NA for $13,700 for the park and recreation department to be paid for from FY 2023 budget; Resolution to approve the purchase of a Prodigy skid steer plow for $5,009 for the street department to be paid for from FY 2023 budget; Resolution to set a public hearing 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 17, 2022, for the purpose of amending the current budget of the City of Creston for fiscal year ending June 30, 2022; Resolution to approve amendment to contract between Waste Management and the City of Creston; Resolution to set a public hearing 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 17, 2022, for the vacation of alley south of Mills Street between Palm and Ash streets and Montgomery Street between Palm and Ash streets (1100 E. Mills Street); Resolution to approve pay applications #21 and #22 $14,845.65 and $74,711.80 respectively, to Cornerstone Commercial Contractors, Inc. for work completed on the CDBG Uptown Creston Façade Rehabilitation Project; other; adjournment.

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Adair County Board of Supervisors, regular session, 9 a.m. May 4, Adair County Courthouse board room, The conference phone will still be used for those who cannot attend in person and can be accessed by using the following dial in information: Dial in number: (605) 313-6157 access code: 526272#

Agenda: Minutes; Claims; Manure management plan updates; UTV Ordinance discussion; Nick Kauffman - county engineer, sign final voucher for Lakeview Drive culvert project L-LAKEPAVEPH1—7X-01, Set public hearing date for 305th Lane Road vacation, Report of maintenance and activities

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School board recognition

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Corning and Villisca Community School Districts, joint board meeting, 6:30 p.m., May 4, Southwest Valley High School Board Room

Agenda: Approval of agenda; Corning business items, Approve bids for activity center HVAC/Boiler project; recognition of visitors, public comments; Administrative updates; Green Hills AEA presentation; Review whole grade sharing agreement attch; teacher shortage; Superintendent evaluation - closed session Iowa code section 21.5 (1)

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Southwestern Community College Board of Directors, regular meeting, 5:30 p.m. May 10, SWCC campus, Administration Center board room, 1501 West Townline Street, Creston.

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Union County Board of Supervisors, Public Hearing, 10 a.m. May 16, Union County Board of Supervisors Office.

Agenda: Second reading for Ordinance #36 for the purpose of prohibiting Illegal Dumping within the county and providing for enforcement and penalties

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