ANTELOPE COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS
January 14, 2014
Notice of meeting published as required by statute.
A complete record of these minutes as well as all resolutions and agreements are on file at the County Clerk’s office and are open to the public.
Those responding to roll call: Brandt, Kerkman, Henery and Schwager. Bolling and Williby appeared later. Baker absent.
Approved the following claims for payment. We, the Committee on Claims, report that we have examined and approved for payment the following claims:
GENERAL FUND: Joseph Abler, ex, 335.00; Mark Albin, ex, 927.88; Antelope Co Court, ex, 79.00; Clerk of the Dist Court, petty cash, 14.23; Antelope Co Sheriff, ex, 166.88; Appeara, ex, 115.77; Applied Connective Tech, ex, 1309.01; AS Central Finance, ex, 607.20; Automated Police Systems, ex, 500.00; Larry Baker, mlg, 264.42; Bear Graphics, ex, 378.83; Merlin Bolling, mlg, 214.70; Bomgaars, ex, 131.28; Eleanor Brady, ps, 25.00; Harlan Brandt, mlg, 105.32; Braun Pest Control, ex, 25.00; Dean Brown, ps, 25.00; Carney Law, ex, 6433.32; Casey’s, ex, 197.41; Elgin City, ex, 250.00; Neligh City, ut, 4035.76; Clearwater Record, ex, 35.90; Judith Cole, mlg, 169.50; Cubby’s, ex, 651.52; April Curtiss, ex, 45.00; Dollar General, ex, 75.55; Dugan Business Forms, ex, 374.88; Dusty’s, ex, 146.85; Eakes Office Plus, ex, 194.73; Elgin One Stop, ex, 468.31; Elgin Review, ex, 65.53; Elite Office Products, ex, 159.70; Elkhorn River Farms, ex, 20.00; Fairfield Inn, ex, 1875.00; Frontier Communications, ut, 2148.22; G&B Sprinklers, ex, 120.00; Tessa Hain, mlg, 46.81; Lyle Hart, mlg, 200.00; Hasting Hotel, ex, 154.00; Charles Henery, mlg, 66.11; Hi, Way Mart, ex, 30.73; Hilltop Drug, ex, 790.48; Nadene Hughes, ps, 14.00; Jack’s Uniforms, ex, 446.57; Jonny Dodge, ex, 1195.05; Frank Kamphaus, ps, 16.00; LeRoy Kerkman, mlg, 120.93; Dakota Kester, mlg, 24.86; Sandra Knapp, ex, 22.35; Lichtenberg Tire, ex, 797.00; Lou’s Gloves, ex, 168.00; Madison Co Sheriff, ex, 278.03; Martin’s Flag, ex, 238.93; Matthew Bender Co, ex, 115.23; Maximus Consulting, ex, 2100.00; Microfilm Imaging, ex, 87.00; Mid, States Organized Crime, ex, 100.00; Mid, West Repair, ex, 326.95; Midwest Radar, ex, 240.00; MIPS, ex, 614.49; Moyers, ex, 92.00; Nance Co Court, ex, 4.25; Nebr Dist Court Assn, ex, 25.00; Nebraska Unemployment Contribution Fund, ex, 830.66; Nebr Dept of Ag, ex, 180.00; NE Health & Human Ser, ex, 180.00; Nebr Planning & Zoning Assn, ex, 160.00; Nebr Weed Control Assn, ex, 340.00; Nebr Weedettes, ex, 35.00; Neligh Auto & Machine, ex, 85.01; Neligh News, ex, 528.92; Neligh Postmaster, ex, 264.85; Orchard News, ex, 168.79; PDQ Shoppe, ex, 37.99; Donna Payne, ps, 25.00; Pierce Co Sheriff, ex, 32.28; Precision Rpr, ex, 57.41; Protex Central, ex, 100.00; Region IV Mental Health, ex, 2808.00; Region IV Behavioral Health, ex, 4235.25; Sanne Repair, ex, 3428.89; Marlene Schindler, ex, 26.61; Schroeder Land Surveying, ex, 600.00; Jerald Schwager, mlg, 141.95; Nebr Secretary of State, ex, 20.00; Shell Fleet, ex, 922.52; Caroline Siems, ps, 25.00; Source Gas, ut, 3495.55; Telebeep Wireless, ut, 164.00; The Station, ex, 756.31; Thriftway Mkt, ex, 608.47; Neligh Post Office, ex, 130.00; US Cellular, ut, 362.90; Verizon Wireless, ut, 54.29; Clearwater Village, ut, 250.00; Visa, ex, 339.60; Bonnie Welke, ps, 22.00; Western Office Plus, ex, 141.23; Neil Williby, mlg, 65.54; Willie’s Service, ex, 42.71; Zee Medical, ex, 10.25; Snider Memorial Funeral Home, ex, 2000.00; Wanek Pharmacy, ex, 175.64
ROAD & BRIDGE FUND: (Brunswick Area) Bomgaars, ex, 309.79; Tony Doerr, ex, 177.50; Frontier Communications, ut, 70.46; JM Truck Rpr, ex, 223.99; Kayton Inl, ex, 1500.00; Key Sanitation, ut, 18.00; Kumm Gas, ex, 41.39; Lichtenberg Tire, ex, 12.00; N&B Gas, ut, 1070.54; Nebr Machinery, ex, 633.61; North Central Public Power, ut, 200.58; Quality Iron & Metal, ex, 295.74; Brunswick Village, ut, 37.50
(Orchard Area) Dusty’s, ex, 144.01; Frontier Communications, ut, 60.67; Green Line Equip, ex, 343.28; JM Truck, ex, 223.99; K&S Door, ex, 231.00; Kimball, Midwest, ex, 17.43; Lazy T Tire, ex, 411.01; North Central Public Power, ut, 180.05; Murphy Tractor, ex, 87.22; Royal One Stop, ex, 91.13; Source Gas, ut, 351.11; T, J Corner Hardware, ex, 99.53; Orchard Village, ut, 30.50 (Clearwater Area) Bomgaars, ex, 341.44; Elkhorn Rural Public Power, ut, 143.07; Midwest Service, ex, 179.62; NE Nebr Telephone, ut, 54.27; Royal One Stop, ex, 73.49; Pollock Redi Mix, ex, 599.34; Quality Iron & Metal, ex, 53.27; Shell Fleet, ex, 151.84; Source Gas, ut, 695.62; Switzer Welding, ex, 323.00; Town & Country Hardware, ex, 453.84; Clearwater Village, ut, 52.50 (Neligh Area) Advanced Energy Fuels, ex, 1756.91; Bomgaars, ex, 55.93; David Simons, ex, 55.00; Farmer’s Pride, ex, 1629.00; Frontier Communications, ut, 56.38 (Tilden Area) Black Hills Energy, ut, 203.08; Bomgaars, ex, 38.95; Bryant Home Comfort, ex, 327.50; Tilden City, ut, 81.60; Constellation Energy, ut, 650.15; Darren’s Service, ex, 72.00; Frontier Communications, ut, 58.00; K&S Door, ex, 117.25; Kayton Inl, ex, 1100.00; Lichtenberg Tire, ex, 2399.10; Mr S’s, ex, 170.42; Nebr Public Power, ut, 245.06; Neligh Auto & Machine, ex, 72.50; Sapp Bros, ex, 1741.66 (Oakdale Area) Advance Energy Fuels, ex, 3641.54; Bomgaars, ex, 96.87; Great Plains Communication, ut, 78.13; K&S Door, ex, 103.35; Lichtenberg Tire, ex, 2399.10; Mr S’s, ex, 166.34; Nebr Public Power, ut, 42.31; Neligh Auto & Machine, ex, 216.28; Nebr Machinery, ex, 155.72; Murphy Tractor, ex, 2417.47; Road Builders, ex, 568.77; Rutjens Construction, ex, 2350.00; Source Gas, ut, 987.58; Oakdale Village, ut, 13.50
(Elgin Area) B’s Enterprises, ex, 990.00; Beckman Lumber, ex, 88.00; Bomgaars, ex, 29.94; Central Valley Ag, ex, 23.23; Elgin City, ut, 54.75; Elkhorn Rural Public Power, ut, 65.90; Great Plains Communication, ut, 53.60; Funk Construction, ex, 600.00; Kayton Inl, ex, 1100.00; Nebr Machinery, ex, 1136.04; OK Tire, ex, 6663.00; Sapp Bros, ex, 200.47; Source Gas, ut, 284.64; The Station, ex, 256.87 (At Large) Advanced Energy Fuels, ex, 5317.11; Appeara, ex, 145.91; B’s Enterprises, ex, 4325.00; Beckman Lumber, ex, 1219.23; Bomgaars, ex, 16.99; Butch’s Body Shop, ex, 471.24; Bygland Dirt, ex, 3897.12; Custer Co Hwy Dept, ex, 437.08; Diesel Machinery, ex, 340.91; Elkhorn Rural Public Power, ut, 15.65; Jerry Finkral, ex, 56.00; Herley’s Collision, ex, 307.60; Island Supply, ex, 195.10; JEO Consulting, ex, 2068.25; Jonny Dodge, ex, 9002.38; Kayton Inl, ex, 548.73; Knife River, ex, 5633.88; Martin Marietta Materials, ex, 1803.69; Nebr Dept of Revenue, ex, 729.00; Neligh Auto & Machine, ex, 673.50; Newman Traffic Signs, ex, 121.11; OK Auto Part, ex, 10.56; OK Tire, ex, 714.53; Pine Valley Products, ex, 250.74; Murphy Tractor, ex, 278.59; Quality Iron & Metal, ex, 16.88; Royal One Stop, ex, 138.80; Shell Fleet, ex, 822.62; Sioux City Tarp, ex, 647.81; Tinsley Grain, ex, 4323.48; Topkote, ex, 1862.00; Omaha Truck, ex, 19.17
REAPPRAISAL FUND: Heather McWhorter, mlg, 152.55; Jennie Parra, mlg, 40.61; Elite Office Products, ex, 408.35
REGISTER OF DEEDS PRESERVATION FUND: MIPS, ex, 253.21
INHERITANCE FUND: University Nebr Medical Center, ex, 1600.00
BUILDING FUND: Boyd’s Electric, ex, 349.24; Certified Testing, ex, 5829.80; Mike Kester, ex, 1533.31; RaDec Construction, ex, 432,090.94
GENERAL FUND PAYROLL: Total Wages, 72,566.76; WH, 6966.88; SS, 14,345.44; ST, 2311.21; Ameritas, ret, 10,906.99; Ameritas, ins, 53.40; AFLAC, ins, 98.54; BC/BS, ins, 55,031.57; Colonial Life, ins, 90.92; 1st Concord Benefits, ins, 283.33; Garnishment, 221.36; Madison National, ins, 168.24; Antelope Co Mid, American Benefits Trust, ins, 5364.74; Mid, American Benefits, ins, 255.00; Washington National, ins, 524.70
ROAD & BRIDGE PAYROLL: Total Wages, 40,122.00; WH, 3833.78; SS, 8063.86; ST, 1347.36; Ameritas, ret, 6050.28; Ameritas, ins, 190.64; AFLAC, ins, 337 .49; BC/BS, ins, 26,665.09; Colonial Life, ins, 64.80; 1st Concord Benefits, ins, 166.67; Garnishment, 808.63; Madison National, ins, 95.26; Antelope Co Mid, American Benefits Trust, ins, 3845.26; Mid, American Benefits, 135.00; Washington National, ins, 24.90
Closed as a county board for 2013.
Opened as a county board for 2014.
Elected Supervisor Schwager as chairman and Supervisor Williby as vice-chairman for 2014.
Set the holidays and committee’s for 2014.
Approved the county depositories for 2014.
Authorized the county treasurer to invest funds for 2014.
Approved the form authorizing the county clerk to make transfers from the General Fund to the Road and Bridge Fund for 2014.
Re-appointed the Veteran Service Officer, County Weed Superintendent, Zoning Administrator and County Surveyor for 2014.
Heard an update from Blue Cross Blue Shield regarding the county health insurance.
Recessed as a county board as 10:00 AM to convene as a county board of equalization; reconvened as a regular board at 10:07 AM.
Authorized the chairman to sign the Wellness Partners agreement.
Reviewed various office reports.
Heard an update from Invenergy regarding the wind towers.
Antelope County Board of Supervisors
JERALD SCHWAGER /s/
Chairman of County Board
Attest: CAROLYN PEDERSEN /s/ Antelope County Clerk
PUBLISH: January 22, 2014
PRIMARY AND GENERAL ELECTION NOTICE OF OFFICES TO BE FILLED BY ELECTION AND FILING DEADLINES
I, Carolyn Pedersen, Antelope County Clerk/Election Commissioner, hereby give notice of the offices to be filled by election that will appear on the 2014 Primary Election Ballot to be held May 13, 2014, in Antelope County, Nebraska, as per State Statute 32-601. Notice is also given that the filing deadline for such offices are: February 18, 2014 for incumbents and March 3, 2014, for non-incumbents. An incumbent is anyone serving in an elective office, even if they are filing for an office other than the one in which they are presently serving, these individuals are required to file by February 18, 2014.
Name of offices for the Primary Election (Vote for One unless otherwise indicated): PARTISAN OFFICES: SENATORIAL OFFICE - United States Senator - 6 yr. term. CONGRESSIONAL OFFICE - Representative in Congress – District 3 - 2 yr. term. STATE OFFICES - 4 yr. term – Governor and Lieutenant Governor; State Treasurer; Auditor of Public Accounts; Secretary of State; Attorney General. OTHER STATE OFFICES – NONPARTISAN –For Member of the State Board of Education – District 6 – 4 yr. term; Northeast Community College For Board of Governors-District 1 – 4 yr. term; COUNTY PARTISAN OFFICES - 4 yr. term – County Clerk; Clerk of the District Court; County Treasurer; County Sheriff; County Attorney; County Assessor; County Surveyor; County Supervisor District 1, 3, 5, and 7; Delegates to County Convention – 2 yr. term. NONPARTISAN OFFICES – Antelope County Airport Authority Board Member-6 yr. term (Vote for up to Two); CITY OFFICES – City of Neligh – 4 yr. term – Mayor (Vote for One), Council Members At Large (Vote for up to Two); City of Tilden – 4 yr. term – Mayor (Vote for One), Council Members At Large (Vote for up to Three); City of Elgin – 4 yr. term – Mayor (Vote for One), Council Members – Ward 1 (Vote for One), Ward 2 (Vote for One); ANTELOPE COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICTS FOR BOARD MEMBER (Class III) (Vote for up to Three unless otherwise indicated) Clearwater Public School District 6 – 4 yr. term; Orchard Public School District 49 – 4 yr. term; Neligh/Oakdale Public School District 9- 4 yr. term; Elgin Public School District 18 – 4 yr. term; Elgin Public School District 18 - 2 yr. term – (Vote for up to TWO); OTHER SCHOOL DISTRICTS WITHIN ANTELOPE COUNTY (Class III) (Vote for up to Three unless otherwise indicated) Boone Central Schools District 1 – 4 yr. term; Plainview Public School District 5 – 4 yr. term; Creighton Public School District 13 – 4 yr. term; Elkhorn Valley Public School District 80 – 4 yr. term; NATURAL RESOURCE DISTRICT FOR BOARD OF DIRECTORS – 4 yr. term (Vote for One unless otherwise indicated) – Upper Elkhorn NRD-Subdistrict 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 and At Large; Lower Elkhorn NRD-Subdistrict 1 and At Large.
Notice is also given that the 2014 General Election will be held on November 4, 2014 and the 2014 General Election filing deadlines are: July 15, 2014 for incumbents and August 1, 2014 for non-incumbents for the following list of offices: OTHER SCHOOL DISTRICTS WITHIN ANTELOPE COUNTY (Class II) Ewing Public School District 29 – 4 yr. term (Vote for up to Three); Ewing Public School District 29 – 2 yr. term (Vote for One) TOWNSHIP BOARDS - 4 yr. term (Vote for up to Three) PUBLIC POWER DISTRICTS FOR BOARD OF DIRECTORS – 6 yr. term – Elkhorn Rural Public Power District-Subdivision 2 and 3 (Vote for One); North Central Public Power District – Subdivision – 2 (Vote for One) EDUCATIONAL SERVICE UNITS: Member of Educational Service Unit No. 1 District 11 – 4 yr. term (Vote for One); Member of Educational Service Unit No. 7 District 1 – 4 yr. term (Vote for One); Member of Educational Service Unit No. 8 District 3 and District 5 – 4 yr. term (Vote for One) ANTELOPE COUNTY WEED CONTROL AUTHORITY – Urban Member – 4 yr. term – (Vote for up to Two) VILLAGE BOARDS – 4 yr. term – (Vote for up to Two) – Brunswick; (Vote for up to Three) – Clearwater, Oakdale, Orchard and Royal; JUDGES’ UP FOR RETENTION – as filed.
Contact the Antelope County Clerk’s office at 402-887-4410 if you have questions.
Dated this 17th day of January, 2014.
Antelope County Clerk/Election Commissioner
PUBLISH: January 22, 2014
THE 2015 annual budget hearing of the Elgin Senior Citizens and Community Center will be held Wednesday Feb 5th at 12:30pm at the Center.
PUBLISH: January 22 and 29, 2014
NOTICE OF RENEWAL OF CLASS B BEER
OFF SALE ONLY (OUTSIDE CORPORATE LIMITS) LIQUOR LICENSE
Notice is hereby given that pursuant to Section 53-135.01 of the Liquor Control Act; a Liquor License may be automatically renewed for one year from May 1, 2014, for the following: Class B - Beer Off Sale Only (Outside Corporate Limits) Liquor License, to-wit: Randall J. Erb, DBA Grove Lake Bait Shop, Address: 86561 519 Avenue, Royal, Nebraska, 68773, on the premises described as follows:
A tract more particularly described as a tract in the Southeast corner of the Northeast Quarter of Section 28, in Township 28 North, Range 7, West of the 6th P.M., Antelope County, Nebraska.
Notice is hereby given that written protests to the issuance of automatic renewal of license may be filed by any resident of the County of Antelope on or before February 4, 2014, in the office of the Antelope County Clerk; that in the event protests are filed by three or more persons, hearings will be held to determine whether continuation of said license should be allowed.
Dated at Neligh, Nebraska this 22nd day of January, 2014.
Carolyn Pedersen /s/
Antelope County Clerk
PUBLISH: January 22, 2014
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
TO: All residents of the City of Elgin, Nebraska, and to all others interested persons.
RE: One and Six Year Street Improvement Plan
DATE: February 3, 2014
TIME: 7:30 P.M.
LOCATION: City Hall
This public notice is to inform all interested persons that the City of Elgin, Nebraska shall hold a public hearing at the City Hall on the 3rd day of February, 2014 at 7:30 P.M.
The purpose of the hearing is to inform the public of the one and six year street improvement plan for the City of Elgin, to allow the city council to hear public testimony in favor of and/or against the proposed street improvement plan and to answer any questions in regards to the proposed plan. A copy of the proposed one and six year plan is on file with the City Clerk, and is subject to the public review and comment.
City of Elgin, Nebraska
Mike Schmitt, Mayor
Vicki S. Miller, City Clerk
PUBLISH: January 22, 2014