Legals - Weeks of 11.23.16 & 11.30.16

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

THE IOWA DISTRICT COURT, DICKINSON COUNTY

Probate No. ESPR014280

NOTICE OF PROBATE OF WILL, OF APPOINTMENT OF EXECUTOR, AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS

IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF KAREN SUE DE VOLL, Deceased.

To All Persons interested in the Estate of Karen Sue DeVoll, Deceased, who died on or about October 19, 2016:

You are hereby notified that on the 4th day of November, 2016, the last will and testament of Karen Sue DeVoll, deceased, bearing date of August 26, 2010 was admitted to probate in the above named court and that Jacquelyn Carpenter was appointed Executor of the estate. Any action to set aside the will must be brought in the district court of said county within the later to occur of four months from the date of the second publication of this notice or one month from the date of mailing of this notice to all heirs of the decedent and devisees under the will whose identities are reasonably ascertainable, or thereafter be forever barred.

Notice is further given that all persons indebted to the estate are requested to make immediate payment to the undersigned, and creditors having claims against the estate shall file them with the clerk of the above named district court, as provided by law, duly authenticated, for allowance, and unless so filed by the later to occur of four months from the second publication of this notice of one month from the date of mailing of this notice (unless otherwise allowed or paid) a claim is thereafter forever barred.

Dated this 4th day of November, 2016.

Jacquelyn Carpenter

2310 Tarzan Street

Okoboji, IA 51355

Lonnie B. Saunders

Attorney for Executor

SAUNDERS LAW OFFICE

P. O. Box E

Spirit Lake, IA 51360

Date of second publication

_23_ day of _November_, 2016.

Probate Code Section 304

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THE IOWA DISTRICT COURT

DICKINSON COUNTY

IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF

MARY J. HANCOCK, Deceased

Case No. 03301 ESPR 014284

NOTICE OF PROBATE OF WILL, OF

APPOINTMENT OF EXECUTOR, AND

NOTICE TO CREDITORS

To All Persons Interested in the Estate of Mary J. Hancock, Deceased, who died on or about October 28, 2016:

You are hereby notified that on the 7th day of November, 2016, the last will and testament of Mary J. Hancock, deceased, bearing date of the 9th day of July, 2003, was admitted to probate in the above named court and that Joseph G. Hancock was appointed executor of the estate. Any action to set aside the will must be brought in the district court of said county within the later to occur of four months from the date of the second publication of this notice or one month from the date of mailing of this notice to all heirs of the decedent and devisees under the will whose identities are reasonably ascertainable, or thereafter be forever barred.

Notice is further given that all persons indebted to the estate are requested to make immediate payment to the undersigned, and creditors having claims against the estate shall file them with the clerk of the above named district court, as provided by law, duly authenticated, for allowance, and unless so filed by the later to occur of four months from the second publication of this notice or one month from the date of mailing of this notice (unless otherwise allowed or paid) a claim is thereafter forever barred.

Dated this 8th day of November, 2016.

Joseph G. Hancock, Executor of Estate

6803 North 162nd Street

Omaha, Nebraska 68116

Andrew P. Deaver, ICIS PIN No: AT0010639

Attorney for Executor

Firm Name:

Abrahams Kaslow & Cassman LLP

Address:

8712 West Dodge Road, Suite 300

Omaha, Nebraska 68114

Date of second publication

_23_ day of _November_ , _2016_

(Date to be inserted by publisher)

Probate Code Section 304

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NOTICE OF DISPOSITION

TO:

Maria Hansgaard

3493 130th Street

Estherville, IA 51334

Unit #242

Located at: 1566 Hudson Ave, Spirit Lake, IA 51360

Please be advised that fifteen (15) days from this date, at 9:00 am your personal contents in storage unit #242 will be disposed of pursuant to Iowa Law.

To arrange to retrieve your personal property, you must contact the undersigned within

fifteen (15) days of this notice

Dated this November 16, 2016 at Spirit Lake, Iowa

TO:

James Yancey

22 Broadway Ave

Arnolds Park, IA 51331

Unit #203

Located at: 576 Hudson Ave, Spirit Lake, IA 51360

Please be advised that fifteen (15) days from this date, at 9:00 am your personal contents in storage unit # 203 will be disposed of pursuant to Iowa Law.

To arrange to retrieve your personal property, you must contact the undersigned within

fifteen (15) days of this notice.

Dated this November 16, 2016 at Spirit Lake, Iowa.

Right Size Storage

1601 Keokuk Ave

Spirit Lake, IA 51360

712-336-8400

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Public Notice: Dickinson County Agriculture Board (Fairboard) Annual Meeting.  The Annual meeting of the Dickinson County Agriculture Society will be held December 5, 2016 at 8 PM at the Expo Center, Spirit Lake, Iowa in the fairboard meeting room.  Kay Swenson, Secretary

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THE IOWA DISTRICT COURT DICKINSON COUNTY

Probate No.

NOTICE OF PROBATE OF WILL, OF APPOINTMENT OF EXECUTOR, AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS

IN THE ESTATE OF Gordon Ohm, Deceased

To All Persons Interested in the Estate of Gordon Ohm, Deceased, who died on or about the July 10, 2016:

You are hereby notified that Michael Ohm was appointed Trustee of the Trust. Any action to set aside the will must be brought in the district court of said county within the later to occur of four months from the date of the second publication of this notice or one month from the date of mailing of this notice to all heirs of the decedent and devisees under the will whose identities are reasonably ascertainable, or thereafter be forever barred.

Notice is further given that all persons indebted to the estate are requested to make immediate payment to the undersigned, and creditors having claims against the estate shall file them with clerk of the above named district court, as provided by law, duly authenticated, for allowance, and unless so filed by the later to occur of four months from the second publications of this notice or one month from the date of mailing of this notice (unless otherwise allowed or paid) a claim is thereafter forever barred.

Dated this 30th day of October, 2016.

Michael Ohm

Trustee

P.O. Box 732

Arnolds Park, IA 51331

James F. McMahon

Attorney for executor

McMahon, Stowater, Lynch & Laddasaw

P.O. Box 514

Algona, IA 50511

Date of second publication: 30th day of November, 2016.

Probate Code Section 304

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THE IOWA DISTRICT COURT DICKINSON COUNTY

Probate No. ESPR014239

NOTICE OF PROBATE OF WILL, OF APPOINTMENT OF EXECUTOR, AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS

IN THE ESTATE OF Marcia Bjornstad, Deceased

To All Persons Interested in the Estate of Marcia Bjornstad, Deceased, who died on or about the July 4,2016:

You are hereby notified that on the 8th day of July, 2016, the last will and testament of Marica Bjornstad deceased, bearing date of the 16th day of October, 2015, was admitted to probate in the above named court and that John M. Bjornstad and Edward W. Bjornstad was appointed executor of the estate. Any action to set aside the will must be brought in the district court of said county within the later to occur of four months from the date of the second publication of this notice or one month from the date of mailing of this notice to all heirs of the decedent and devisees under the will whose identities are reasonably ascertainable, or thereafter be forever barred.

Notice is further given that all persons indebted to the estate are requested to make immediate payment to the undersigned, and creditors having claims against the estate shall file them with clerk of the above named district court, as provided by law, duly authenticated, for allowance, and unless so filed by the later to occur of four months from the second publications of this notice or one month from the date of mailing of this notice (unless otherwise allowed or paid) a claim is thereafter forever barred.

Dated this 17th day of November, 2016.

John M. Bjornstad

and Edward W. Bjornstad

Executor of Estate

832 Lake Street

Spirit Lake, IA 51360

John M. Bjornstad

Attorney for executor

Firm Name: Bjornstad Law Office

832 Lake Street

P.O. Box 305

Spirit Lake, IA 51360

Date of second publication: 30th day of November, 2016.

Probate Code Section 304

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Regular Meeting of the

Board of Trustees of

the Iowa Great Lakes Sanitary District

November 8, 2016 3:00 P.M.

District office, Milford, Iowa

President Boettcher called the meeting to order at 3:00 p.m.; trustee Bailey, Senn and Rohlfsen were present.

Trustees reviewed proposal to sell .72 acres of ground not available for land application owned by the Sanitary District. Anderson was told to proceed getting the public hearing set up.

Anderson updated Trustees on progress of current projects.

The minutes for October 11 and 25 were approved (Rohlfsen/ Senn) all aye. Financial statement for October was reviewed and approved. Bills for October were approved in the amount of $98,836.06 for general fund and $ 33539.17 for the construction fund and transfer of $35,00 from construction fund savings to construction fund checking (Senn/Bailey); all aye.

The meeting was adjourned Motion by (Senn/Rohlfsen).

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THE HARRIS-LAKE PARK COMMUNITY SCHOOL DISTRICT BOARD OF EDUCATION MET IN ROOM 4 OF THE MIDDLE/HIGH SCHOOL ON NOVEMBER 7th, 2016 AT 6:00 PM FOR A SPECIAL MEETING. PRESENT WERE THE FOLLOWING PERSONS: Directors, Stahly, Heikens, Elser and Bosma; Superintendent Peters was also in attendance. Director Harmon and Secretary Gunderson were absent

The Board recited the pledge of allegiance.

The regular meeting was called to order by President Heikens at 6:00PM.

A motion was made by Director Bosma seconded by Stahly, to amend the agenda adding item IGHSAU payment for regional volleyball. Motion carried 3-0.

Director Stahly made a motion, seconded by Bosma, that the Board approve the bill from the Activity Fund in the amount of $1,116 to Iowa High School Girls Athletic Union for regional volleyball. Motion carried 3-0.

Director Elser arrived at 6:10pm.

The Board discussed Superintendent options. President Heikens directed the Superintendent to explore a sharing option and report back to the Board. If a sharing option does not meet the districts needs or is not available the Board will advertise for a full time superintendent.

President Heikens directed the superintendent to contact the search firms to tell them the status of the Boards intentions at this time.

There being no further business, President Heikens adjourned the meeting.

The meeting adjourned at 7:17 P.M.

The next regular meeting will be held November 21st, 2016 @ 7:30PM in the MS/HS Library.

Board Secretary

President, Board of Education

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NOTICE OF FINAL SPECIAL ASSESSMENT SCHEDULE

The following final special assessment schedule was adopted by the Spirit Lake City Council pursuant to Iowa Code section 384.60 for the following property.

Lot 6, Block 55 Newcomer’s Addition to the City of Spirit Lake, Dickinson County Iowa.

Parcel No. 07-04-214-002, located at 1405 Gary Avenue, Spirit Lake, Iowa.

The amount of the assessment is $18,000.00. The assessment shall be paid in 15 consecutive annual installments of $1,200.00. The first installment is due July 1, 2017 and subsequent installments are due on the 1st day of July each year. Interest on unpaid installments shall accrue at the rate of 9% per year.

Assessments may be paid in full or in part without interest within 30 days after the date of the first notice of the final assessment schedule, and thereafter all unpaid special assessments shall bear interest at the rate of 9% per year, but not exceeding that permitted by chapter 74A, computed to the December 1 next following the due dates of respective installments as provided in section 384.65, subsection 3, and each installment will be delinquent from October 1 following its due date, unless the last day of September is a Saturday or Sunday, then that amount shall be delinquent from the second business day of October. Delinquent installments will draw the same delinquent interest as ordinary taxes, and property owners may elect to pay any installment semiannually in advance.

Dated this 9th day of November, 2016.

Gregg L. Owens, City Clerk

City of Spirit Lake, Iowa

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NOTICE OF MEETING FOR APPROVAL OF DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT WITH KUCH BUILDERS, INC. AND AUTHORIZATION OF ANNUAL APPROPRIATION TAX INCREMENT PAYMENTS

The City Council of the City of Milford, Iowa, will meet at the Community Center Board Room on November 28, 2016, at 6:35 o’clock p.m., at which time and place proceedings will be instituted and action taken to approve a Development Agreement (the “Agreement”) between the City and Kuch Builders, Inc. (the “Developer”), in connection with the development of the Nature Trails Phase II residential housing subdivision in the Nature Trails Urban Renewal Area No. 2, including the construction of certain public infrastructure improvements in connection therewith, which Agreement provides for certain financial incentives in the form of incremental property tax payments to the Developer in a total amount not exceeding $1,090,000 as authorized by Section 403.9 of the Code of Iowa.

The agreement to make incremental property tax payments to the Developer will not be a general obligation of the City, but will be payable solely and only from incremental property tax revenues generated within the Nature Trails Urban Renewal Area No. 2. Some or all of the payments under the Agreement may be made subject to annual appropriation by the City Council.

At the meeting, the City Council will receive oral or written objections from any resident or property owner of the City. Thereafter, the City Council may, at the meeting or at an adjournment thereof, take additional action to approve the Agreement or may abandon the proposal.

This notice is given by order of the City Council of Milford, Iowa, in accordance with Section 403.9 of the Code of Iowa.

LeAnn Houge

City Clerk

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STATE OF WISCONSIN

CIRCUIT COURT

OUTAGAMIE COUNTY

Defendant: Shelley R Willson

915 1/2 Okoboji Ave

Milford, IA 51351
PUBLISHED NOTICECASE NO. 16SC3035

You are being sued by Fox Communities Credit Union in small claims court. A hearing will be held at courtroom H on 12-19-2016 at 1:30pm or thereafter.

Place to Appear:

Human Services Building

Courtroom “H”

410 S. WALNUT ST

APPLETON, WI 54911

If you do not appear, a judgment may be given to the person suing you. A copy of the claim has been mailed to you at the address above.

Fox Communities Credit Union

BY: _

Kathy Kalinski, Member Solutions

610 E Wisconsin Ave

Appleton, WI 54911

920-993-3722

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Ordiance No. 2-16

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF LAKE PARK, IOWA, BY AMENDING PROVISIONS PERTAINING TO LITTER

Be It Enacted by the City Council of the City of Lake Park, Iowa;

SECTION 1. SUBSECTION MODIFIED. Subsection 6 of Section 105.02 of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Lake Park, Iowa, is repealed and the following adopted in lieu thereof:

6.“Litter” means and garbage, rubbish, trash, refuse, waste materials, or debris not exceeding 10 pounds in weight or 15 cubic feet in volume. Litter includes but is not limited to empty beverage containers, cigarette butts, food waste packaging, other food or candy wrappers, handbills, empty cartons, or boxes.

(Code of Iowa, Sec. 455B.361[2])

SECTION 2. SEVERABILITY CLAUSE. If any section, provision or part of this ordinance shall be adjudged invalid or unconstitutional, such adjudication shall not affect the validity of the ordinance as a whole or any section, provision or part thereof not adjudged invalid or unconstitutional.

SECTION 3. WHEN EFFECTIVE. This ordinance shall be in effect from and after its final passage, approval and publication as provided by law.

Passed by the Council on the 14th day of November, 2016, and approved this 14th day of November, 2016.

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC

HEARING BY THE

OKOBOJI CITY COUNCIL FOR A

ZONING ORDINANCE TEXT AMENDMENT

Pursuant to the requirements of Section 19.1. of the Okoboji Zoning Ordinance, the Okoboji City Council will conduct a public hearing on Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at 6:00 p.m. at the Okoboji City Hall, 1322 Highway 71 North, Okoboji, Iowa 51355. The purpose of the hearing will be to discuss a text amendment to the city’s zoning ordinance for the creation of a new Section 11.22 Lakeshore Landscaping and Development Regulations. Additional zoning amendments related to the proposed new lakeshore landscaping regulations will affect amendments for new Section 6.9, Section 7.6 and Section 8.10 of the Okoboji Zoning Ordinance. If you have questions concerning this proposed zoning amendment, or if you require special accommodations to attend the public hearing, you may contact the Okoboji City Hall at 332-2550, weekdays from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Copies of the proposed zoning ordinance amendment are available for public review in the office of the City Clerk at City Hall. All interested parties are welcome and encouraged to attend.

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ORDINANCE NO. 11-14-16

An Ordinance Providing for the Division of Taxes Levied on Taxable Property in the Nature Trails Urban Renewal Area No. 2, Pursuant to Section 403.19 of the Code of Iowa

BE IT ENACTED by the members of the City Council of the City of Milford, Iowa:

• Purpose. The purpose of this ordinance is to provide for the division of taxes levied on the taxable property in the Nature Trails Urban Renewal Area No. 2, each year by and for the benefit of the state, city, county, school districts or other taxing districts after the effective date of this ordinance in order to create a special fund to pay the principal of and interest on loans, moneys advanced to or indebtedness, including bonds proposed to be issued by the City to finance projects in such area.

• Definitions. For use within this ordinance the following terms shall have the following meanings:

“City” shall mean the City of Milford, Iowa.

“County” shall mean Dickinson County, Iowa.

“Urban Renewal Area” shall mean the taxable real property situated in Nature Trails Urban Renewal Area No. 2, the boundaries of which are set out below, such property having been identified in the Urban Renewal Plan approved by the City Council by resolution adopted on November 14, 2016:

Certain real property situated in the City of Milford, Dickinson County, State of Iowa, more particularly described as follows:

Lot 57, Plat of Nature Trails Phase II, DCI

Lots 59 thru Lot 107, Plat of Nature Trails Phase II, DCI

Lot 109, Plat of Nature Trails Phase II, DCI

Lot 110, Plat of Nature Trails Phase II, DCI

Section 3. Provisions for Division of Taxes Levied on Taxable Property in the Urban Renewal Area. After the effective date of this ordinance, the taxes levied on the taxable property in the Urban Renewal Area each year by and for the benefit of the State of Iowa, the City, the County and any school district or other taxing district in which the Urban Renewal Area is located, shall be divided as follows:

(a) that portion of the taxes which would be produced by the rate at which the tax is levied each year by or for each of the taxing districts upon the total sum of the assessed value of the taxable property in the Urban Renewal Area, as shown on the assessment roll as of January 1 of the calendar year preceding the first calendar year in which the City certifies to the County Auditor the amount of loans, advances, indebtedness, or bonds payable from the special fund referred to in paragraph (b) below, shall be allocated to and when collected be paid into the fund for the respective taxing district as taxes by or for said taxing district into which all other property taxes are paid. For the purpose of allocating taxes levied by or for any taxing district which did not include the territory in the Urban Renewal Area on the effective date of this ordinance, but to which the territory has been annexed or otherwise included after the effective date, the assessment roll applicable to property in the annexed territory as of January 1 of the calendar year preceding the effective date of the ordinance which amends the plan for the Urban Renewal Area to include the annexed area, shall be used in determining the assessed valuation of the taxable property in the annexed area.

(b) that portion of the taxes each year in excess of such amounts shall be allocated to and when collected be paid into a special fund of the City to pay the principal of and interest on loans, moneys advanced to or indebtedness, whether funded, refunded, assumed or otherwise, including bonds issued under the authority of Section 403.9(1), of the Code of Iowa, incurred by the City to finance or refinance, in whole or in part, projects in the Urban Renewal Area, and to provide assistance for low and moderate-income family housing as provided in Section 403.22, except that taxes for the regular and voter-approved physical plant and equipment levy of a school district imposed pursuant to Section 298.2 of the Code of Iowa, taxes for the instructional support levy program of a school district imposed pursuant to Section 257.19 of the Code of Iowa, and taxes for the payment of bonds and interest of each taxing district shall be collected against all taxable property within the taxing district without limitation by the provisions of this ordinance. Unless and until the total assessed valuation of the taxable property in the Urban Renewal Area exceeds the total assessed value of the taxable property in such area as shown by the assessment roll referred to in subsection (a) of this section, all of the taxes levied and collected upon the taxable property in the Urban Renewal Area shall be paid into the funds for the respective taxing districts as taxes by or for said taxing districts in the same manner as all other property taxes. When such loans, advances, indebtedness, and bonds, if any, and interest thereon, have been paid, all money thereafter received from taxes upon the taxable property in the Urban Renewal Area shall be paid into the funds for the respective taxing districts in the same manner as taxes on all other property.

(c) the portion of taxes mentioned in subsection (b) of this section and the special fund into which that portion shall be paid may be irrevocably pledged by the City for the payment of the principal and interest on loans, advances, bonds issued under the authority of Section 403.9(1) of the Code of Iowa, or indebtedness incurred by the City to finance or refinance in whole or in part projects in the Urban Renewal Area.

(d) as used in this section, the word “taxes” includes, but is not limited to, all levies on an ad valorem basis upon land or real property.

Section 4.Repealer. All ordinances or parts of ordinances in conflict with the provisions of this ordinance are hereby repealed.

Section 5. Saving Clause. If any section, provision, or part of this ordinance shall be adjudged invalid or unconstitutional, such adjudication shall not affect the validity of the ordinance as a whole or any section, provision or part thereof not adjudged invalid or unconstitutional.

Section 6. Effective Date. This ordinance shall be effective after its final passage, approval and publication as provided by law.

Passed and approved by the City Council of the City of Milford, Iowa, on November 14, 2016.

William Reinsbach

Mayor

Attest:

LeAnn Houge

City Clerk

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Dickinson County Board of Supervisors

November 8th, 2016

9:30 A.M. A.M. Present are Supervisors Paul Johnson, Mardi Allen, Sara Koepp, Vice-Chairperson Pam Jordan, and Chairperson William Leupold.

The Pledge of Allegiance was recited by those present.

Meeting called to order by Chairperson, William Leupold.

Moved by Jordan, seconded by Koepp, to approve the November 8th, 2016 Board Meeting Minutes as amended. Roll call vote: Jordan-aye, Koepp-aye, Johnson-aye Allen-aye, Leupold-aye.

Moved by Allen, seconded by Johnson, to approve the November 8, 2016 claims as listed on the Claims Register. Roll call vote: Allen-aye, Johnson-aye, Koepp-aye, Jordan-aye, Leupold-aye.

CLAIMS LISTING 11-8-16

AHLERS & COONEY P.C.

SERVICE-24,325.34

ALBERTONI, GLENN

EXPENSE-41.68

ALLIANT ENERGY

UTILITIES-7,518.95

ARNOLD MOTOR SUPPLY

PARTS-736.42

AUREON TECHNOLOGIES INC.

EXPENSE-2,235.95

BLACK HILLS ENERGY

SERVICE-1,404.06

BOMGAARS SUPPLY INC.

SEC RD-350.43

BONSTEAD, PAM

EXPENSE-28.80

BRONSON, LINDA

EXPENSE-18.00

BROWN & SAENGER

EXPENSE-3,259.94

BRUNS, IREL

EXPENSE-24.48

BRUNS, JUNE

EXPENSE-18.00

BURGERS WEST LLC

EXPENSE-200.00

BURKE, PATRICIA

EXPENSE-19.08

CALHOUN-BURNS & ASSC INC

BRIDGE INSPECTION-2,331.20

CARNEY, JIM

EXPENSE-150.00

CDW GOVERNMENT INC.

EXPENSE-271.58

CENTURYLINK

UTILITIES-715.90

CINTAS CORPORATION

EXPENSE-48.52

CLAUSON, DONALD C

EXPENSE-18.54

CLAY COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPT

EXPENSE-28.00

CORNELL ABSTRACT CO

EXPENSE-760.00

COTTINGHAM & BUTLER

EXPENSE-2,083.33

CULLIGAN OF SPENCER

EXPENSE-11.90

D & K REPAIR

EXPENSE-483.97

DICK.CO.SECONDARY ROAD DEPT.-EXPENSE-2,497.85

DICKINSON CO CONS BOARD

EQUIPMENT & MILFORD SHOP

10,794.90

DICKINSON CO SHERIFF

EXPENSE-127.25

DICKINSON CO SHERIFF

EXPENSE-388.68

DICKINSON CO TREASURER

EXPENSE-651.35

DICKINSON CO TREASURER

INSURANCE-35,181.00

DICKINSON CO.PUBLIC HEALTH

EXPENSE-12,166.67

DISCOVERY HOUSE INC.

EXPENSE-1,150.00

DOTSON, SANDRA

EXPENSE-22.86

DUUS, ALLAN

EXPENSE-18.00

DUUS, LYNDA

EXPENSE-20.70

DYNO OIL CO.INC.

OIL-489.46

EILERS, ROBERT

EXPENSE-227.88

ELDERBRIDGE AGENCY ON AGING-EXPENSE-14,031.00

ELECTION SOURCE

EXPENSE-8,600.00

ERLANDSON, DON

EXPENSE-18.54

EVANS CONSOLES INC.

EXPENSE-7,543.00

FEH DESIGN

MILFORD SHOP -2,776.00

FIVE STAR MILLWORK

EXPENSE-350.00

FOKKEN, BONNIE

EXPENSE-98.46

FRERICHS, ARLENE

EXPENSE-32.04

GALEN’S PRO-MOW LLC

BRUSH CUTTING-100.90

GALLS LLC

EXPENSE-274.67

GARNMEISTER, TWYLA

EXPENSE-19.08

GODBERSEN-SMITH CONST CO

LFM-610-71,409.46

GOERSS, ANN

EXPENSE-103.86

GOLDTRAP, CONNIE

EXPENSE-152.45

GOTH, LORI

EXPENSE-22.32

GOULD, MIRANDA

SERVICE-175.00

GRAVES, PATRICIA

EXPENSE-23.40

HABURN, SUE

EXPENSE-18.54

HAGEDORN, VIOLA

EXPENSE-21.24

HAGER, MIKE

BRUSH-668.75

HANSON, CATHY

EXPENSE-365.33

HEMPHILL, LINDA

EXPENSE-18.00

HESSE, HELEN

EXPENSE-22.00

HEWLETT-PACKARD COMPANY

LAPTOP-1,375.95

HILLYARD/SIOUX FALLS

EXPENSE-183.90

HITCHCOCK, JIM

EXPENSE-19.08

HOLMEN, SHARON

EXPENSE-23.40

IA CO ATTORNEY ASSOC

EXPENSE-65.00

IA DEPT.OF NATURAL RESOURCES

REIMBURSEMENT-150.00

IA LAKES REGIONAL WATER

EXPENSE-67.95

IA PRISON INDUSTRIES

EXPENSE-2,266.00

IA PUMP WORKS INC.

EXPENSE-2,425.75

ILCC-LODGING-150.00

IMWCA-EXPENSE-13,372.00

INDEPENDENT SALT CO.

SALT-3,267.04

INVENTORY TRADING CO.

EXPENSE-320.00

ISU REGISTRATION SERVICES

CONFERENCE-550.00

JANACHOVSKY, JOY

EXPENSE-18.54

JAYCOX IMPLEMENT INC

PARTS -1,178.92

JONES, PEGGY-EXPENSE-22.32

KAPCO INC.-EXPENSE-13.40

KESSLER, JAMES-EXPENSE-252.18

KESSLER, MARILYN-

EXPENSE-32.04

KIRSCHBAUM, TAMMERA

EXPENSE-36.36

KOHLHAASE, DAVID L

EXPENSE-481.68

L & C TIRE SERVICE INC.

EXPENSE-534.04

LAKE PARK MUN UTILITIES

EXPENSE-150.00

LAKES LUBE CENTER LLC

EXPENSE-42.32

LAKES NEWS SHOPPER

PUBLICATIONS-25.40

LANGEL, MARY & DALE

LANGEL ROW-5,382.00

LEWIS, MARILYN

EXPENSE-18.00

MAIL FINANCE-EXPENSE-1,064.37

MAIL SERVICES LLC

EXPENSE-511.04

MARCO-EXPENSE-828.33

MARTHA MILLSAP TRUST

EXPENSE-479.42

MATHESON TRI-GAS INC.

WELDING SUPPLIES-48.06

MCKEEVER, DEBRA M

EXPENSE-821.00

MEDIACOM-EXPENSE-758.31

MILFORD MUN UTILITIES

EXPENSE-1,044.97

MILLER, ANN-EXPENSE-219.24

MILLER, RUSSELL-EXPENSE-28.80

MILLSAP, JEROME-

EXPENSE-425.76

MORITZ, DARLENE-

EXPENSE-28.80

NACO-EXPENSE-450.00

NORTH CENTRAL INT’L.INC.

PARTS -40.49

NW IA BONE JOINT&SPORTS SURG-EXPENSE-20.00

NW IA YOUTH EM SERV.CENTER

EXPENSE-450.00

ONE OFFICE SOLUTION

EXPENSE-263.67

PALO ALTO CO SHERIFF

EXPENSE-19.32

PETERSON, LYNN-EXPENSE-23.40

PIERCE, CAROL-EXPENSE-20.16

POWERPLAN-PARTS -1,431.50

QLT LEASE SERVICES-

UTILITIES-7.26

RANGE, L KIRBY-EXPENSE-39.60

REEKERS CLEANING SERVICE LLC-SERVICE-13,244.08

REITER, OLIVIA-EXPENSE-20.16

RIMMER, KATHY-EXPENSE-25.56

RIMMER, KEITH-EXPENSE-25.56

ROELOFSEN, MARJORIE

EXPENSE-24.48

SAM WEDEKING EXCAVATING INC.-EXPENSE-340.00

SANDY LAW FIRM-

ATTY.FEE-202.84

SANGEL, MARCIA-EXPENSE-19.08

SANKEY, CSP, RPR, MEGAN R.

EXPENSE-33.00

SAWYER, KELVIN-

DAMAGES-292.50

SHARE CORP

SEC RD SUPPLIES -302.60

SHIELD TECHNOLOGY CORP.

EXPENSE-600.00

SPENCER OFFICE SUPPLIES

EXPENSE-11.78

SPIRIT LAKE, CITY OF-

SERVICE-1,264.37

SPORRER, DENISE-EXPENSE-28.80

STATE MEDICAL EXAMINER

EXPENSE-3,106.00

STELLINGA, ROSEMARY

EXPENSE-19.08

STILLE, LARRY-EXPENSE-21.24

SUPERIOR EQUIPMENT & RENTAL

RENTAL-95.00

TD TOOLS-TOOLS -13.95

TERRIL TELEPHONE COOPERATIVE-UTILITIES-278.93

THOMSON REUTERS-WEST

EXPENSE-218.00

TONSFELDT, BETSY-

EXPENSE-22.32

US BANK-EXPENSE-2,236.32

US CELLULAR-EXPENSE-711.98

VALLEY CONTRACTING INC.

EXPENSE-1,280.00

VERIZON WIRELESS-

EXPENSE-120.03

VON EHWEGEN, ELIZABETH

EXPENSE-36.36

VOS, ED-EXPENSE-221.40

WAGENER, JERRY-EXPENSE-16.13

WAHL, VERNICE-EXPENSE-28.80

WALMART COMMUNITY

EXPENSE-88.46

WEE, TODD-MEAL-16.07

WEERHEIM, JILL-TIRES-190.85

WEX BANK-EXPENSE-2,072.46

WILSON, JANICE-EXPENSE-28.80

WINGERT LAW OFFICE

EXPENSE-301.54

GRAND TOTAL-286,670.01

FUND TOTALS RECAP

0001 GENERAL BASIC FUND

146,758.98

0010 MH-DD SERVICES FUND

482.25

0011 RURAL BASIC FUND-78.38

0020 SECONDARY ROAD FUND

117,018.62

0032 EAST OKOBOJI BEACH FUND

10,625.56

0163 DD21-170.00

0166 DD25-1,280.00

0173 DD33-1,709.10

0195 DD67-251.25

0412 DD6-537.50

3600 COUNTY FARM-2,744.77

4000 EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT-1,513.05

4010 E-911 SURCHARGES-3,500.55

GRAND TOTAL-286,670.01

Sue Duhn, HIPAA Coordinator, present to comment on the need for an outside agency to assist in keeping the county updated with the HIPPA Policies and Procedures. Moved by Allen, seconded by Jordan, to look into contracting with ISAC for this service. Roll call vote: Allen-aye, Jordan-aye, Johnson-aye, Koepp-aye, Leupold-aye.

Moved by Allen, seconded by Koepp, to approve pay estimate # 1, in the amount of $49,457.70 to ABC Services for Drainage District #17, Branch 36, and pay estimate # 2, In the amount of $29,817.68, to same vendor and project. Final payment will not be made until the completion hearing has been held. Roll call vote: Allen-aye, Koepp-aye, Johnson-aye, Jordan-aye, Leupold-aye.

County Engineer present. Moved by Allen, seconded by Leupold, to approve an overhead power line along the west side of M49 from near 240th Avenue northerly to 125th Street. The new line will also cross M49 near North Templar Park. All work will be within Sections 20 and 29, Spirit Lake Township. Roll call vote: Allen-aye, Leupold-aye, Johnson-aye, Koepp-aye, Jordan-aye.

Moved by Johnson, seconded by Jordan, to approve the Joint Drainage District #2, D&O repair work for Brian Vandehoff. The work will be done in Section #30, Excelsior Township, and the repair should be approximately $500. Roll call vote: Johnson-aye, Jordan-aye, Allen-aye, Koepp-aye, Leupold-aye.

Moved by Allen, seconded by Jordan, to approve the Drainage District #21 repair work for Mike Resch. The work will be done in Section #19, Superior Township, and the repair should be approximately $500. Roll call vote: Allen-aye, Jordan-aye, Johnson-aye, Koepp-aye, Leupold-aye.

The board gave their board and committee reports and non-actionable items were discussed.

There being no further items presented to the board this 8th day of November, 2016, it was moved by Koepp, seconded by Jordan to adjourn. All voted aye.

Meeting adjourned to the call of the Chairperson at 10:39 a.m.

William Leupold, Chairperson

Lori Pedersen, Auditor

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ORDINANCE NO. 204

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE ZONING CLASSIFICATION OF REAL PROPERTY OWNED BY RGH VENTURES, L.L.C., LEGALLY DESCRIBED THE EAST 5 ACRES OF THE NORTH HALF OF THE SOUTHEAST QUARTER OF THE SOUTHWEST QUARTER OF SECTION 27, TOWNSHIP 100, RANGE 36 WEST OF THE 5TH P.M., EXCEPT THE SOUTH 264 FEET THEREOF, ORLEANS, DICKINSON COUNTY, IOWA, AND AMENDING THE OFFICIAL ZONING MAP

WHEREAS, RGH Ventures, L.L.C., is the owner of the property legally described as (“the Property”):

The East 5 Acres of the North Half of the Southeast Quarter of the Southwest Quarter of Section 27, Township 100, Range 36 West of the 5th P.M., except the South 264 Feet thereof, Orleans, Dickinson County, Iowa

WHEREAS, the Property is currently included in the “AG” Agricultural Zoning District of the City; and,

WHEREAS, the Property owner has requested that the Zoning Classification of the property be changed the current “AG” Agricultural classification to “C” Commercial classification; and

WHEREAS, the Planning and Zoning Commission gave and published notice of the proposed re-zoning as required by state law and city ordinance; held a public hearing on the proposal at which no objections were presented and recommended to the City Council that the re-zoning be accomplished; and,

WHEREAS, the Orleans City Council also set a public hearing on the re-zoning proposal, gave and published notice as required by state law and ordinance of the city, held the public hearing on November 14, 2016 and considered all comments offered in support of and in opposition to the re-zoning; and,WHEREAS, the Council makes the following findings:

• The proposed change in Zoning Classification is appropriate; the Property is suitable for commercial use; the re-zoning will conserve the value of existing buildings; and will promote the most appropriate use of the land.

• The Council has considered the City’s Comprehensive Plan and Future Land Use Map and finds that the change in Zoning Classification is consistent with the plan and the map.

• The Council has considered the “Smart Planning” criteria contained in Chapter 18B of the Iowa Code.

• The proposed change in Zoning Classification will not adversely affect transportation, public utilities, soil erosion, energy use, agricultural or school property and will not increase possibilities of flooding; and,

WHEREAS, the Council has determined that it is appropriate to accomplish the proposed re-zoning classification.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED by the Orleans City Council as follows:

Section 1. The official Zoning Map of the City of Orleans, Iowa, is hereby amended by changing the Zoning Classification of the Property from the “AG” Agricultural classification to “C” Commercial classification.

Section 2. All ordinances or parts of ordinances in conflict with the provisions of this ordinance are hereby repealed.

Section 3. If any section, provision or part of this ordinance shall be adjudged invalid or unconstitutional, such adjudication shall not affect the validity of the ordinance as a whole or any section, provision or part thereof not adjudged invalid or unconstitutional.

Section 4. This ordinance shall be in effect following its final passage, approval and publication as provided by law.

Passed by the Council the 14th day of November, 2016, and approved this 14th day of November, 2016.

/s/ Bill Maas

Bill Maas, Mayor

Attest:

/s/ Vrenae Daly

Vrenae Daly, City Clerk

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ORDINANCE NO. 205

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE ZONING CLASSIFICATION OF REAL PROPERTY OWNED BY RJ INVESTMENTS, L.L.C., LOCATED AT 25494 140TH STREET AND LEGALLY DESCRIBED AS THE EAST 165 FEET OF THE SOUTH 264 FEET OF THE EAST 5 ACRES OF THE NORTH HALF OF THE SOUTHEAST QUARTER OF THE SOUTHWEST QUARTER OF SECTION 27, TOWNSHIP 100, RANGE 36 WEST OF THE 5TH P.M., ORLEANS, DICKINSON COUNTY, IOWA, AND AMENDING THE OFFICIAL ZONING MAP

WHEREAS, RJ Investments, L.L.C., is the owner of the property legally described as (“the Property”):

The East 165 Feet of the South 264 Feet of the East 5 acres of the North Half of the Southeast Quarter of the Southwest Quarter of Section 27, Township 100, Range 36 West of the 5th P.M., Orleans, Dickinson County, Iowa

WHEREAS, the Property is currently included in the “R-2” General Residential Zoning District of the City; and,

WHEREAS, the Property owner has requested that the Zoning Classification of the property be changed the current “R-2” General Residential classification to “C” Commercial classification; and

WHEREAS, the Planning and Zoning Commission gave and published notice of the proposed re-zoning as required by state law and city ordinance; held a public hearing on the proposal at which no objections were presented and recommended to the City Council that the re-zoning be accomplished; and,

WHEREAS, the Orleans City Council also set a public hearing on the re-zoning proposal, gave and published notice as required by state law and ordinance of the city, held the public hearing on November 14, 2016 and considered all comments offered in support of and in opposition to the re-zoning; and,

WHEREAS, the Council makes the following findings:

• The proposed change in Zoning Classification is appropriate; the Property is suitable for commercial use; the re-zoning will conserve the value of existing buildings; and will promote the most appropriate use of the land.

• The Council has considered the City’s Comprehensive Plan and Future Land Use Map and finds that the change in Zoning Classification is consistent with the plan and the map.

• The Council has considered the “Smart Planning” criteria contained in Chapter 18B of the Iowa Code.

• The proposed change in Zoning Classification will not adversely affect transportation, public utilities, soil erosion, energy use, agricultural or school property and will not increase possibilities of flooding; and,

WHEREAS, the Council has determined that it is appropriate to accomplish the proposed re-zoning classification.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED by the Orleans City Council as follows:

Section 1. The official Zoning Map of the City of Orleans, Iowa, is hereby amended by changing the Zoning Classification of the Property from the “R-2” General Residential classification to “C” Commercial classification.

Section 2. All ordinances or parts of ordinances in conflict with the provisions of this ordinance are hereby repealed.

Section 3. If any section, provision or part of this ordinance shall be adjudged invalid or unconstitutional, such adjudication shall not affect the validity of the ordinance as a whole or any section, provision or part thereof not adjudged invalid or unconstitutional.

Section 4. This ordinance shall be in effect following its final passage, approval and publication as provided by law.

Passed by the Council the 14th day of November, 2016, and approved this 14th day of November, 2016.

/s/ Bill Maas

Bill Maas, Mayor

Attest:

/s/ Vrenae Daly

Vrenae Daly, City Clerk

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SPIRIT LAKE

COMMUNITY SCHOOL

BOARD OF DIRECTOR’S

REGULAR MEETING

NOVEMBER 14, 2016

The Spirit Lake Community School Board of Directors met in regular session at 5:30 p.m. in the District Office Board Room at 2701 Hill Avenue. Present were board members Todd Hummel, Teresa Beck, Keith Brockmeyer, Sonja Hamm and Scott Trautman. Also present were David Smith-Superintendent, Donna Sebert-Board Secretary, Karen Oleson-Director of Business & Finance, the Administration/Department Team, 8 staff members, 1 student and 5 visitors.

President Todd Hummel called the meeting to order. The Pledge of Allegiance was recited and visitors were recognized and welcomed.

Beck/Hamm moved/seconded to approve the agenda. All aye vote. Motion carried.

Brockmeyer/Trautman moved/seconded to approve the consent agenda including the following:

A) Minutes of the regular meeting on October 10; B) Claims for payment of $295,827.57;

C) Employment of Ross Ackerman & Terry Butler as HS Asst Girls Basketball Coaches at a salary of $1,866.50 each, Michelle Manly as HS Special Ed Associate at $12.82/hr, John Huseman as Technology Support Technician at $20/hr, Cheryl Harms as MS Cashier/Cook at $13.28/hr and Resignations of Danielle Stephenson as HS Special Ed Associate and Diane Monahan as HS Food Service; D) Open enrollment application into Spirit Lake from Estherville for Brysen Sorensen; E) Technology Support Technician Position $1/hr salary increase; F) Medicaid Agreement with DHS; G) ISU Student Teaching Agreement; H) Winter Officials Contracts; I) Special Education Interagency Agreement with Woodward-Granger CSD; J) Special Education Interagency Agreement with Spencer CSD. All aye vote. Motion carried.

Mrs. Olsen, Mr. Travis, Mrs. Bruinsma and a student presented how the high school art department is utilizing technology to track student completion of art standards and skills that allow them to complete projects and move on when proficiency is demonstrated or gain extra instruction.

Financial Report/Budget Update was presented by Karen Oleson.

Beck/Hamm moved/seconded approval of the modified supplemental amount of $134,721.40 for increased open enrollment out and the amount of $2,900.04 for ELL. All aye vote. Motion carried.

Brockmeyer/Beck moved/seconded approval of the revised Resolution Naming Depositories as presented. Roll call vote was taken. All aye vote Motion carried.

Hamm/Trautman moved/seconded approval of changing the name of District Cabinet to District Cabinet/Advisory Council. All aye vote. Motion carried.

Dr. Smith presented early retirement options. Trautman/Brockmeyer moved/seconded approval of an early retirement incentive program using the tiered incentive option as presented to be offered by November 15, 2016 and returned by December 19, 2016. The first 6 applications received will be submitted to the board for approval. All aye vote. Motion carried.

Beck/Hamm moved/seconded approval of board goals as presented for 2016-17. They will be posted on the school website. All aye vote. Motion carried.

Parent of a student gave a 7-minute presentation requesting that the Board allow their dog to accompany her daughter to school. Beck/Brockmeyer moved/seconded denial of emotional support dog to accompany the student at school.

Hamm/Trautman moved/seconded to adjourn. All aye vote. Motion carried. Meeting adjourned at

6:42 p.m.

Donna Sebert Todd Hummel

Board Secretary Board President

SPIRIT LAKE COMMUNITY SCHOOL CLAIMS

NOVEMBER 14, 2016

Vendor Name-

Vendor Description-Amount

95 PERCENT GROUP

SUPPLIES-390.50

AEP CONNECTIONS

SERVICES-800.00

AIR FILTER SALES

SUPPLIES-720.40

ALLIANT ENERGY

ELECTRICITY-23,530.75

AMAZON-SUPPLIES-1,185.11

AMAZON WEB SERV

SERVICES-340.87

AMY’S SIGN DESIGN

SUPPLIES-445.10

ANDERSON ERICKSON DAIRY

DAIRY PROD-5,538.26

ARNOLD MOTOR SUPPLY

SUPPLIES-321.57

ASSETGENIE

SUPPLIES-4,018.90

AUTOMATIC BLDG CONTROLS

SERVICES-60.00

BAILEY CERAMIC SUPPLY

SUPPLIES-49.25

BANKCARD SERVICES

SUPPLIES / LODGING-12,474.10

BIG SPLASH

SERVICES-3,250.00

BLACK HILLS GAS

NATURAL GAS-1,316.48

BLACK, MICHELLE

REIMBURSEMENT-274.37

BLICK ART MATLS

SUPPLIES-27.95

BOB’S REPAIR

SERVICES-7,486.57

BOMGAARS

SUPPLIES-229.58

BOWER, LORI

REIMBURSEMENT-478.00

BURTON, KAREN

REIMBURSEMENT-43.89

BUTLER, TERRY

REIMBURSEMENT-11.94

CENTRAL BANK

BUS LOAN-1,822.54

CENTRAL INS

INSURANCE-10,518.00

CENTURYLINK

TELEPHONE SERV-1,009.71

CHRISTIANS SHEET METAL

SUPPLIES-68.50

CITY OF SPIRIT LAKE

WATER/TRASH PICKUP-4,526.21

CLEAN SLATE AUTO SPA

SERVICES-167.40

CLEVERINGA, MIKE

OFFICIAL-100.00

COLLISION MASTERS

SERVICES-1,051.27

CONSUMERS INC

SUPPLIES-420.15

CONVERGINT TECH

SUPPLIES-1,143.43

CORNWALL, AVERY

LEGAL SERV-997.50

CORNWELL, FRIDERES

AUDIT SERV-4,680.00

COVENANT TILE

SERVICES-715.00

CUMMINS CENTRAL PWR

SUPPLIES-51.84

DECKER EQUIP

SUPPLIES-139.08

DECKER SPORTING GDS

SUPPLIES-959.00

DEWILD, DAVE

REIMBURSEMENT-348.48

DICKINSON COUNTY NEWS

SUPPLIES-207.86

DICKINSON CO PUBLIC HLTH

SERVICES-140.00

DUCKY’S MARINE

BLDG RENT-2,503.30

ECKENROD, BRUCE

OFFICIAL-100.00

EGAN SUPPLY

SUPPLIES-59.60

ENERGY PANEL STRUCTURES

SUPPLIES-1,020.00

EXHAUST SYS-SERVICES-924.21

FAREWAY-SUPPLIES-376.74

FCA COOP-PROPANE-156.10

FIVE STAR ROOFING

SERVICES-1,969.34

FOLTZ, DAVE -OFFICIAL-100.00

FOX INTL-BUS REPAIRS -1,126.48

G & R CONTROLS

SERVICES-184.00

GEBHART, AARON

OFFICIAL-75.00

GEBHART, MIRANDA

OFFICIAL-75.00

GLOBAL DATEBOOKS

SUPPLIES-867.03

GOODWIN TUCKER GROUP

SUPPLIES-49.85

GRABINOSKI, JOEL

OFFICIAL-200.00

GRANT WOOD AEA

SUPPLIES-750.00

HANDWRITING W/O TEARS

SUPPLIES-66.30

HEINITZ, TIM

REIMBURSEMENT-409.36

HELMICH, NICK

OFFICIAL-100.00

HULS, ROBERT

REIMBURSEMENT-6.00

HYVEE-SUPPLIES-745.14

INTERSTATE ALL BATTERY

SUPPLIES-34.00

IASB-DRUG TESTING-991.00

ICN-INTERNET-1,484.31

IGHSAU-DIST. GATE-3,438.00

IOWA GRT LAKES AREA CHAMBER-DUES-170.00

IOWA HS MUSIC ASSN

FEES-447.00

IOWA PRISON INDUSTRIES

SUPPLIES-3,060.00

IOWA SCALE CO

SERVICES-92.00

ITES, DUANE

REIMBURSEMENT-223.87

JCL SOLUTIONS

SUPPLIES-481.56

JENNESS, GREG

OFFICIAL-300.00

JENNINGS TOW & REPAIR

SERVICES-89.95

JOHNSON, MICHELLE

REIMBURSEMENT-300.00

KABEL BUSINESS SERV

FLEX PLAN FEES-245.93

KANSAS STATE BANK

COPIER LEASE-580.18

KAPCO-SHIPPING-41.41

KECK INC-COMMODITIES-1,096.28

KIEFER SWIM SHOP

SUPPLIES-296.42

KIWANIS SPIRIT LAKE CLUB

DONATION-1,500.00

KOENIG PORTABLE TOILETS

SERVICES-251.10

KOLLASCH WELDING & MACHINE-SUPPLIES-30.00

KUHLMAN, GARY

REIMBURSEMENT-33.80

KUIPER, TRACY

REIMBURSEMENT-75.00

L&C TIRE SERV

TIRES/REPAIR-649.94

LAKES NEWS SHOPPER

NOTICES/ADS-146.05

LEECHMAN FLOORING

SERVICES-5,809.02

MARTIN BROS

FOOD/SUPPLIES-31,614.97

MARTINS FLAG CO

SUPPLIES-3,625.00

MATHESON TRI-GAS

SUPPLIES-1,114.68

MAXWELL, ELDON

OFFICIAL-100.00

MD LAWN SERV-

SERVICES-9,941.24

MIND WARE-SUPPLIES-113.89

MUESKE ELECTRIC

SERVICES/SUPP-31,923.50

NETWORK SERV CO

SUPPLIES-2,801.51

NORTH STAR MUSIC

SUPPLIES-728.23

NORTHERN CEDAR SERV

SERVICES-2,603.50

NW AEA-SUPPLIES-900.00

OKOBOJI BAKE SHOP

BAKERY GOODS-1,021.60

OKOBOJI MOTOR CO

SERVICES-47.70

OLESON, KAREN

REIMBURSEMENT-84.57

ORIENTAL TRADING CO

SUPPLIES-27.24

PAUL, MATT -OFFICIAL-200.00

PAYROLL LEGAL ALERT

SUBSCRIPTION-99.00

PEPPER & SON-SUPPLIES-175.00

PETTY CASH

MEALS CASH-260.00

PITNEY BOWES-POSTAGE-63.57

PLUMB SUPPLY

SUPPLIES-349.75

POPPLERS MUSIC

SUPPLIES-207.45

PRAIRIE LAKES AEA 8

SERVICES-985.02

PREFERRED WELDER SALES

SUPPLIES-1,250.00

PRESTO-X

SERVICES-259.42

PSAT/NMSQT

SUPPLIES-330.00

R&D INDUSTRIES

SERV/SUPP-1,183.65

RAY’S MID BELL MUSIC

SUPPLIES-550.65

REINKING, RICK

REIMBURSEMENT-76.77

RELIANCE STD LIFE INS

LTD / LIFE INS-2,398.15

RICHTER, MADDIE

REIMBURSEMENT-15.03

SABIN, KEN -OFFICIAL-200.00

SCHILLING PIANO TUNING

SERVICES-88.00

SCHMIDT, JOHN -OFFICIAL-100.00

SCHMIDT, ROLAND

REIMBURSEMENT-267.13

SCH ADMIN OF IA-FEES-500.00

SCH BUS SALES

BUS PARTS-1,658.50

SCH NURSE SUPP

SUPPLIES-119.07

SCH SPECIALTY

SUPPLIES-125.49

SHAMROCK RECYCLING

SERVICES-129.78

SHAW’S OF OKOBOJI

SUPPL/SERV-3,020.83

SIMPLICITY CREATIVE GRP

SUPPLIES-50.00

SPIRIT LAKE CHAMBER

DUES-550.00

SPIRIT LAKE PARTS CITY

SUPPLIES-727.51

STOKKE, KATY

REIMBURSEMENT-165.38

SWEETWATER SOUND

SUPPLIES-899.98

TEACHING STRATEGIES

SUPPLIES-846.45

TEAM LAB CHEMICAL

SUPPLIES-1,395.00

THOMAS BUS SALES

BUS PARTS-249.02

TOTAL DESIGN INTERIORS

SERVICES-1,283.00

UNITY CHRISTIAN HS

ENTRY FEE-40.00

VAN TILBURG, MARV

OFFICIAL-175.00

VANDER HAAG’S

BUS REPAIRS -48,900.80

VERIZON WIRELESS

CELL PHONES-1,361.37

WALLBURG, GARY

REIMBURSEMENT-37.13

WALMART-SUPPLIES-3,345.00

WEGNER, KEVIN

OFFICIAL-100.00

WEX BANK-FUEL-3,832.21

WHEELCHAIR DYNAMICS

EQUIPMENT-4,820.00

TOTAL CLAIMS-295,827.57

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WAHPETON CITY COUNCIL

REGULAR SESSION – MONDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 2016

5:00 P.M. WAHPETON CITY HALL

The Wahpeton City Council met on Monday, November 14, 2016 at 5 p.m. in Wahpeton City Hall. Present were Mayor Johnson, Councilmen Rierson, Brad Jones, Jack Jones, Blau and Prior. City Atty. Hemphill and city employees Tielbur, Hanna and Radcliffe were also present.

Mayor Johnson called the meeting to order with the Pledge of Allegiance.

J.Jones moved and Prior seconded to approve the agenda. All ayes – motion carried.

B.Jones moved and Rierson seconded to approve the Consent agenda containing the October 10, 2016 Regular Session Minutes, the October Claims, Treasurer and Financial Reports - Yacht Club Liquor License Renewal & TIF – Urban Renewal Report. All ayes – motion carried.

There were no citizen’s comments.

Brad Beck with Beck Engineering presented updates on the Bike Trail progress. The trail will be built on the north side of Edgewood Drive on state owned property and continue onto city right of way coming out across from Bridge St. bridge. B.Jones moved and Prior seconded to approve the trail. All ayes – motion carried.

Rierson moved and Blau seconded to approve the second reading of Ordinance 160 - To vacate a platted walkway “carriage path” on Manhattan Blvd. Roll call vote: B.Jones – aye, Prior – aye, J.Jones – aye, Rierson – aye, Blau – aye. All ayes – motion carried. Rierson moved and Blau seconded to wave the third reading and continue with passage of the ordinance. Roll call vote: J.Jones – aye, Prior – aye, Blau – aye, B.Jones – aye, Rierson – aye. All ayes – motion carried. J.Jones moved and Prior seconded for final adoption of Ordinance 160. Roll call vote: B.Jones – aye, Rierson – aye, Blau – aye, J.Jones – aye, Prior – aye. All ayes – motion carried.

Mayor Johnson opened a public hearing @ 5:25 pm. Council discussed vacation of “carriage path” at 2216 Manhattan Blvd. owned by Doug Palmer, aka Gold Creek Family Partnership. Public hearing closed @ 5:27 pm. Prior moved and J.Jones seconded to adopt Resolution 16-17: A Resolution vacating a portion of the platted public walkway adjacent to Lot 13 in the Second Plat of Manhattan Beach, Dickinson County, Iowa. Roll call vote: Blau – aye, J.Jones – aye, - Rierson – aye, B.Jones – aye, Prior – aye. All ayes – motion carried.

Prior moved and Blau seconded a motion to authorize payment of $5,000 to Jean Tufty for additional land and easements required for the new water tower construction project. All ayes – motion carried.

Vicky Torreson with Voluntary Action gave a report on the need for their services and a request to increase funding. B.Jones moved and J.Jones seconded to increase funding to $1,000 for FY17-18. All ayes – motion carried.

Greg Drees gave a report on the first annual Okoboji Blue Water Festival and asked for funding for the second annual festival to be held on Aug. 12, 2017. Council tabled funding until the next council mtg.

Drew Hage explained Floating Gardens to the council. He said the gardens would pull nutrients and other impurities out of the water which would help clean the stagnant water in the canal area. He would like to work with the city and the Water Quality District to help residents in the canal with the cost and possibly prevent dredging. Council liked the idea and told him to pursue the idea with the DNR.

Rierson moved and Prior seconded to approve Change Order #1 – Plan/Specification changes per Iowa DNR final review requirements. All ayes – motion carried.

Blau moved and B.Jones seconded to approve Resolution 16-18: Concerning Wahpeton City Employee Medical & Dental Insurance Benefit. Roll call vote: Rierson – aye, J.Jones – aye, Prior – aye, B.Jones – aye, Blau – aye. All ayes – motion carried.

Council reviewed the City of Wahpeton 2016 Annual Financial Report. Final approval will be Nov. 30th @ 8 am. in the Wahpeton City Hall.

B.Jones updated the council on the Burr Oak disease.

Hemphill updated council on what the current Ordinance allowed in the Commercial District. Hanna reported on a Water Tower pre-construction meeting Nov. 18th @ 9 a.m. Radcliffe reported there were new heaters put in the shop, rip rap was completed by Crescent Beach and 4 new homes are going up. Mayor Johnson reported on a request to help the monarch butterfly. There was a request to have the Sheriff’s Office do a speed check on Harpen Street.

Being no further business, Mayor Johnson adjourned the meeting at 6:53 p.m. All ayes – motion carried.

Phillip Johnson, Mayor

ATTEST:
Bonnie R. Tielbur, City Clerk/Admin.
** Minutes can be viewed online at www.wahpetonia.govoffice.com **

ALLIANT ENERGY

ELEC SERVICE - WATER PLANT

$3,564.49

ARNOLD MOTOR SUPPLY

2009 CHEV/SHOCKS-$329.64

CITY OF MILFORD

7/1-12/31/16 FIRE PROTECTION

$37,434

DICKINSON COUNTY NEWS

LEGAL PUBLICATIONS-$179.69

HEMPHILL LAW OFFICE

LEGAL FEES-$1,271.15

HYGIENIC LABORATORY

TESTING WATER-$547

IOWA ONE CALL

FAXES - ONE CALL-$47.9

IPERS-IPERS-$1,672.49

TRUE VALUE-MILFORD

SHOP TOOLS - WRENCH & FLANGE-$116.11

MILFORD MUNICIPAL UTIL

26,000 GALS WATER PURCHASED

$183.05

MUESKE ELECTRIC INC

EMERGENCY LIGHTS FOR CITY SHED-$436.47

NATIONAL CHILD SAFETY

CHILD SAFETY & DRUG PROGRAM-$380

NWIA LEAGUE OF CITIES

2016-17 FY MEMBERSHIP DUES

$25

BOMGAARS SUPPLY INC

TRUCK-FIX HYDRAULICS-$781.48

TOWN & COUNTRY DISPOSAL

GARBAGE PICKUP-$3,576.46

WITHHOLDING TAX

STATE TAX-$490

WASTE MANAGEMENT

LANDFILL FEES-$1,721.81

GARRATT CALLAHAN

8 (55 GAL) FORMULA AH-710

$7,104

MEDIACOM LLC

PHONE & INET-CITY HALL-$128.5

USA BLUE BOOK

PLANT PUMP & PIPE FITTINGS

$906.86

CRYSTEEL TRUCK EQUIPMENT

CHAINS FOR SNOW PLOW-$150

CARD SERVICE CENTER

IMFOA MTG FEES-10/19-10/21/16

$125

BLACK HILLS ENERGY

GAS SERVICE - CITY HALL-$95.35

BROWN SUPPLY CO.

CURB BOX-$188.96

VERIZON WIRELESS

ROBERTS - CELL PHONE-$241.99

INTERNAL REVENUE SERVICE

FED/FICA TAX-$2,880.6

IA DEPT OF REVENUE

SALES TAX DUE - WATER-$767

CENTURY LINK

WATER PLANT-PHONE/INET-$217.85

ADVANCED SYSTEMS, INC.

COPIER - LEASE PYMT-$129.25

WEX BANK

2009 CHEV - HANNA-$311.44

EVERTEK

SECURITY CHARGES-$19.95

D-LUX LANDSCAPE & TREE SE

TRIMMED EDGEWOOD DRIVE

$1,950

WELLMARK BC/BS OF IOWA

HEALTH INS-RADCLIFFE-$1,693.98

I & S GROUP, INC

ENGINEERING FEES-PLANNING,DESI-$9,869.24

GIS BENEFITS

LIFE INS.-RADCLIFFE/ROBERTS

$42.73

ACCURATE COATS INC

RECYCLING BINS-REPAIR & PAINT-$5,400

MATHESON TRI-GAS INC

TORCH KIT-ACETYLENE/O2 TANKS-$1,039.81

0

CLAIMS TOTAL-$86,019.25

0

GENERAL FUND-$61,702.62

0

WATER TOWER FUND FUND-$8,119.24

0

WATER UTILITY FUND-$16,197.39

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LAKE PARK CITY COUNCIL

NOVEMBER 14, 2016

The following are the minutes as recorded by the City Clerk and are subject to council approval at the next regular meeting on 12/12/16.

Lake Park City Council met in regular session at City Hall on November 14, 2016. Mayor Engel opened the meeting at 7:00PM with the Pledge of Allegiance. Members present: Heikens, Schumacher, Taber, Baumgarn, Reekers and Clerk Matthiesen. Also present: Tony Urwin, Ryan Carpenter, Dick Packebush, Jason Eygabroad, Julie Scheib, and Bob Shaw.

Moved by Heikens/Schumacher to approve the consent agenda which includes: Minutes from Oct 10, 2016 Meeting; Financial Reports; Approve Bills for Payment; Approve Liquor License for Gunderson’s Restaurant & Lounge Pending Dram Shop; Mailbox Permit for Jake & Kimberly Wiseman; all ayes.

Moved by Heikens/Schumacher to approve regular agenda; all ayes.

REPORTS: Library, street and police reports were included in packets.

OLD BUSINESS: none

NEW BUSINESS: Jason Eygabroad with Beck Engineering was on hand to give a progress report on the Ave B Project. He stated work has gone well and the plan is to open the road Friday Nov 18.

Moved by Taber/Reekers to approve the application for Payment #1 on the Ave B project in the amount of $172,566.33; all ayes.

Moved by Heikens/Schumacher to approve the residential tax abatement application for Joe & Mavis Hornick; all ayes.

Moved by Schumacher/Baumgarn to waive the first two readings of Ordinance #2-16— “AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF LAKE PARK, IOWA, BY AMENDING PROVISIONS PERTAINING TO LITTER”; all ayes.

Heikens introduced and moved to adopt Ordinance #2-16—“ AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF LAKE PARK, IOWA, BY AMENDING PROVISIONS PERTAINING TO LITTER.” Second by Baumgarn. Roll call vote: AYES—Reekers, Taber, Schumacher, Baumgarn, Heikens. NAYS--none; motion carried. This ordinance shall be in effect after its publication as required by law.

Tabled Discovery House update to a later time.

Moved by Heikens/Taber to allow the property east of the Little League fields to be used for a mud volleyball tournament during the Quasquicentennial celebration with the understanding that the property will be put back to its original condition; all ayes.

After discussing concerns of the number of people driving through the stop signs at the intersection of the City Park and M27 it was moved by Reekers/Heikens to replace the current stop signs with LED solar lit stop signs and install the beacon light on the current stop signs on the stop ahead signs; all ayes.

Moved by Heikens/Schumacher to approve the TIF payment to Silver Lake Land Co; all ayes.

Moved by Heikens/Baumgarn to pursue removing the Silver Shores property from the County’s Urban Renewal Plan and proceed with the process to include certain parcels into the City Urban Revitalization Plan; all ayes.

With the arrival of Julie Scheib and Bob Shaw the council returned to the Discovery House update. They each updated the council on statistics and the financial position of the Discovery House. Moved by Heikens/Schumacher to fund the Discovery House $500.00; all ayes.

Moved by Heikens/Baumgarn to approve the Mayoral Proclamation proclaiming Thursday Nov 17, 2016 H-LP Wolves Football Day in the City of Lake Park; all ayes.

PUBLIC FORUM: None

Council discussion, mayor’s report and administrator’s report were last items on agenda.

Being no further business, moved by Schumacher/Heikens to adjourn at 8:25PM; all ayes.

John Engel, MayorMarie Matthiesen, Clerk

The following are the bills approved at the L P Council meeting on 11/14/16 along with the bills of necessity.

Alliant Energy-st lighting- $1,356.75

Collection Services-

garnishment- $748.49

Dickinson Landfill-

landfill fees-$1,649.90

Waste Management

recycle fees- $1,017.60

Dept of Treasury-

941 deposit pp10/15/16- $2,748.45

Savings Bank-H S A deposit- $825.00

United Community Bank-

H S A deposit- $550.00

Wellmark-health insurance- $1,933.42

Dept of Treasury-

941 deposit pp 10/29/16- $2,768.21

Collection Servicesgarnishment- $748.49

Ia Dept of Revenue-

state withholding- $1,399.00

IPERS-IPERS-Oct- $5,566.91

941 Deposit-

941 deposit pp11/12/16-2670.43

Allegiant Emergency-

fire dept supplies-1483.39

Alliant Energy-street lighting-1071.20

Amazon-lib books-345.62

Barco Mun Products-

signs, safety equip-1237.94

Beck Engineering-

Ave B project-6483.50

Blue Water Websites-

lib web hosting-112.17

Campus Cleaners-rugs-167.90

Cannon Moss Brygger-

architect services-987.50

Century Link-phone-314.45

Century Link Business Service

long distance-3.57

Certified Testing-Ave B project-4645.50

Cohrs Construction-sand-77.80

Collection Services-

garnishment-748.49

Computer Zone-monitor-141.36

CFE-fuel,fire station facade-6325.28

Culligan-lib water-5.95

DC Conservation/Recycling-

appliance recycling-571.00

Demco-lib supplies-42.72

Dickinson County Newspublications-232.81

Dickinson Landfill-

landfill fees-2614.18

Discovery House-

annual donation-500.00

Enviromental Equipmentsweeper repairs-119.81

Greg’s Electric-

lift station repairs-715.00

H-LP School-

Comm Ctr payment-40000.00

Heiman Inc-fire dept repairs-1804.30

IMWCA-work comp audit-542.00

IGL Teleconnect-internet-230.00

Iowa Codification-code book-735.00

Jaycox Implement-

mower repairs-265.92

Jeff Jacobsma-

clothing allowance-150.00

Kuhlman Lake Service-

dock removal-250.00

LP Mun Utilities-

work comp audit-124.00

Lake Park Auto Parts-

fire & street supplies-149.32

Lake Park Kiwanis-annual dues-90.00

LPMU-utilities-4567.89

Lake Park Rescue-

annual allowance-8060.00

LBR Enterprise-signs-475.00

Marie Matthiesen-mileage-88.56

Mary Schmidt-cleaning-45.00

Mid-American Researchdegreaser,algaecide-2651.41

Midwest Fire-

annual pump service-2240.26

Mills Construction-

CDBG expense-15060.00

Nancy Puhrman-park reimb.-69.67

Norm Preston-lib drop box-91.29

Noteboom Implement-

mower repair-45.12

One Office Solution-copier-117.67

Plumb Supply-pool winterize-34.88

R & D Industries-

computer repair-143.75

Shamrock Recycling-cardboard recycling-355.00

Silver Pines Nursery-

memorial trees-820.00

State Hygienic Lab-w/w testing-872.00

T & C Tree Service-

stump removal-200.00

Town & Countrygarbage pick up fees-4734.64

Tri-State Paving-

Ave B project-172566.33

US Cellular-cell phones-155.48

United Community Bank-

misc cc charges-896.99

Verizon Wireless-police wireless-80.08

Waste Management-

recycling fees-1017.60

Watchguard-body camera-1655.00

Zimco-memorial signs-157.00

RECAP OF REVENUES & EXPENDITURES BY FUND:

General $191,554.54 $76,701.5

RUT 10,985.17-0-
Debt Service 76,519.10-0-

Trust & Agency 39,784.72 9,457.92

L O S T 17,639.34-0-

Sanitary Sewer 17,182.17 8,481.57

TOTALS: $353,665.04 $94,640.99dcn 1123-11

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ORDINANCE NO. 160

AN ORDINANCE ADOPTING CHAPTER 140 OF THE WAHPETON CODE OF ORDINANCES, A POLICY FOR THE MANHATTAN BEACH PLAT WALKWAYS

WHEREAS, there exist in the City of Wahpeton two West Okoboji lakeshore subdivision plats which were created in the early twentieth century designated Manhattan Beach and Manhattan Beach Second Plat; and,

WHEREAS, in these subdivisions there was platted a public walkway adjacent to the lakeshore which varied from 20 feet to 10 feet in width, dedicated for the use of the public forever; and

WHEREAS, some encroachments have been placed or constructed on the platted public walkways; and

WHEREAS, the Wahpeton City Council has received requests from property owners to vacate a portion of the Manhattan Beach public walkways; and

WHEREAS, upon investigation, the Wahpeton City Council has confirmed that members of the public and owners of lots included in the Manhattan Beach Plats continue to attempt to utilize the public walkway, to walk along the West Okoboji lakeshore; and

WHEREAS, the Wahpeton City Council has determined that the Manhattan Beach public walkway should be maintained and preserved for the benefit of the City and its citizens.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED by the Wahpeton City Council as follows:

Section 1. There is hereby adopted Chapter 140 of the City of Wahpeton Code of Ordinances entitled, “Policy for the Manhattan Beach Plat Walkways”, as follows:

“140.01 PURPOSE. The purpose of this Chapter is to establish policies intended to preserve and protect the public walkway created in the Plats of Manhattan Beach and Manhattan Beach Second Plat, for the property owners in the Manhattan Beach Plats, for the public, and for the city.

140.02 POLICY. It is the policy of the City of Wahpeton that the public walkway included in the Plat of Manhattan Beach and Manhattan Beach Second Plat is to be maintained and preserved and that no portion of such public walkway shall be vacated after the effective date of the adoption of this ordinance, unless the affected property owner who requests vacation grants to the City of Wahpeton, without cost, a permanent and perpetual public walkway easement not less than ten (10) feet in width in order to replace the portion of platted public walkway which is requested to be vacated.

It is the policy of the City, to the extent possible, that a continuous public walkway for pedestrian use shall be permanently maintained, to the extent possible, in the Plats of Manhattan Beach and Manhattan Beach Second Plat.”

Section 2. All ordinances or parts of ordinances in conflict with the provisions of the new Wahpeton City Code are hereby repealed.

Section 3. If any section, provision or part of this ordinance shall be adjudged invalid or unconstitutional, such adjudication shall not affect the validity of the ordinance as a whole or any section, provision or part thereof not adjudged invalid or unconstitutional.

Section 4. This ordinance shall be in effect from and after its final passage, approval, publication or posting as required by law.

Passed by the Council the day of , 2016, and approved this day of , 2016.

Phillip Johnson, Mayor

Attest:

Bonnie Tielbur,

City Administrator/Clerk

CLERK’S CERTIFICATION

I certify that the foregoing Ordinance No. _160_ was published as required by law in the Dickinson County News on the _23_day of _November_, 2016.

Bonnie Tielbur,

City Administrator/Clerk

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ORDINANCE NO. 203

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING TITLE II, DIVISION 1, CHAPTER 2, ARTICLE 10, SECTION 212-1007 OF THE ORLEANS CITY CODE TO PROHIBIT PARKING ON 252ND AVENUE.

WHEREAS, the City of Orleans has completed a reconstruction of 252nd Avenue in the city; and,

WHEREAS, upon consideration, the Council has