Board of Supervisors Minutes
December 26, 2017

The Tama County Board of Supervisors met at 9:30 a.m. December 26, 2017.  Present:  1st District Supervisor, Larry Vest; 2nd District Supervisor, Kendall Jordan and 3rd District Supervisor, Dan Anderson.

Motion by Vest, seconded by Jordan to approve the minutes of the December 18th regular meeting.   All voted aye.  Motion carried. 

The Board met with Lyle Brehm, Tama County Engineer, to get a road projects report. 

Motion by Vest, seconded by Jordan to change next week’s meeting to Tuesday January 2nd at 9:30 am due to the New Year holiday.  All voted aye.  Motion carried.

There was discussion of the Compensation Board’s recommendation for salaries for elected officials. Their recommendations were:  Attorney, Auditor, Recorder, Treasurer, Sheriff and Supervisors 3.5% increase for FY2019.  Motion by Jordan, seconded by Vest to accept the Compensation Board recommendation for the Attorney, Auditor, Recorder, Treasurer, Sheriff and Supervisors at 3.5%.  All voted aye.  Motion carried.

The Board met with Jim Roan, Wieting Theatre Project Chairman, to get an update on the funding of the Wieting Theatre project in Toledo.  Katherine Ollendieck, grant writer, was also present. They are requesting the county and other local governments to increase contributions to help close the gap for Phase II.  No action taken.

Motion by Jordan, seconded by Vest to approve the claims for payment as presented.  All voted aye.  Motion carried.

Chairman Anderson adjourned the meeting at 10:25 a.m.