Proceedings — Antelope County Board of Supervisors

Neligh, Nebraska
January 6, 2015
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, Baker, Williby, Henery and Schwager. Bolling absent.
No action taken on the insurance claim for Nancy Pedersen.
Heard and update from Invenergy.
Set the official county newspapers for 2015.
Approved paying the NE Nebraska RC&D dues for 2015.
Approved the two applications for permit to place permanent phone lines beneath various roads within Antelope County.
Approved the December 2, 2014 and December 9, 2014 county board minutes.
Appointed the NIRMA contact person.
Discussed pulling down a hill on the Royal road.
Opened as a County Board of Equalization at 9:30 AM; recessed at 9:30 AM to discuss other issues.
Adopted the Stop Sign Resolution for the intersection of 533 Avenue and 870 Road.
Reviewed the One and Six Year Road Program and set the hearing for February 3, 2015 beginning at 10:00 AM.
Approved allowing the county sheriff to purchase two new walkie-talkies from the miscellaneous general fund.
Authorized the chairman to sign amendment #1 to the National Insurance Services Trust Joinder Agreement for Group Term Life Insurance.
Denied the claim submitted by Bobby Johnston for snow removal.
Went into executive session at 10:07 AM to discuss the re-hire of former county employees Matthew Wilkinson and Doug Dennis; went out of executive session at 10:27 AM.
Approved the re-hire of Matthew Wilkinson.
Denied the re-hire of Doug Dennis.
Approved requesting NACO to allow the county back on the group health insurance with Blue Cross Blue Shield as the county’s health insurance provider.
Authorized the chairman to sign the contract with Great Plains Communications for the fiber optic upgrade at the new jail facility.
Re-convened as a County Board of Equalization at 11:09 AM; adjourned at 11:15 AM.
Reviewed correspondence.
Reviewed the township billings.
Supervisors Kerkman, Williby and Schwager conducted the 1st quarter jail inspection.
Discussed the billing sent to Madison County for the Responsible Charge fees related to the Tilden North Bridge Project.
Discussed the insurance coverage for the Old County Museum building.
Approved the request from the Antelope County Improvement fund.
Meeting adjourned.
Antelope County Board of Supervisors
Chairman of County Board
Attest: CAROLYN PEDERSEN /s/ Antelope County Clerk
PUBLISH: January 14, 2015