The Ness County Board of Commissioners met in regular session
Monday, November 7, 2016, at 9:00 a.m. in the Commissioner’s Room.
Chairman Sandra Y. Rupp called the meeting to order with Commissioners, Frederick P. Flax, David L. Albers, and County Clerk Renee S. Kerr in attendance.
Mark Davis, Republican Nominee for Commissioner, was also present for the meeting.
Shelly Pavlu, RN-BSN and the Commission discussed billing procedures, insurance payments, drug testing, and policy regarding unpaid balances.
Pavlu filed her monthly report and fee service schedule
Road and Bridge
Road and Bridge/Landfill Supervisor Ron Johnson reported on the weekly work schedule.
740yards of sand was hauled last week.
$213.00 was received as tipping fees at the landfill October 25-29, 2016.
Machinery maintenance was discussed.
Road concerns were reviewed.
Economic Development Director Anthony Roy filed his activity report for the past several weeks. Roy met with individuals regarding the ROZ program, worked on budget for the KDADS grant, updated the website, worked on Foundation Center Article, attended the NWKS Economic Development Roundtable, added information to the County Facebook page and attended Hope in Action.
The Commission requested Roy update the Small Town America website.
County Appraiser, Kelly DesLauriers and the Commission discussed GIS responsibilities, and making additions to the County website. The Appraiser’s Office will begin Final Review of the entire county very soon.
Sheriff Bryan Whipple and the Commission discussed housing prisoners for other counties.
Whipple filed his monthly reports.
Jon Hawkinson and the Commission discussed a property purchased by another individual at a delinquent tax sale.
County Attorney Craig Crosswhite and the Commission discussed road petitions, delinquent tax sale, and law enforcement.
Motion: Upon the motion of Rupp, seconded by Albers the Commission voted unanimously to go into executive session for a period of 5 minutes beginning at 11:45 a.m. for the discussion of nonelected personnel. (Albers, Flax, Rupp and Crosswhite in executive session). Regular session resumed at 11:50 a.m.
Minutes of the October 31, 2016 meeting were read and approved.
Accounts Payable checks and vouchers were reviewed and signed.
The meeting adjourned at 12:15 p.m.