Board of Supervisors Minutes
January 9, 2017

The Tama County Board of Supervisors met at 9:30 a.m. January 9, 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 January 3rd organizational and 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 accept the FY2016 County Audit as completed and presented by Bowman & Miller, P.C.  All voted aye.  Motion carried.

The Board tabled discussion and action on the Compensation Board’s recommendations for salaries for elected officials until a future date.  They recommend using 2.5% for everyone until a decision is made.

Motion by Jordan, seconded by Vest to approve a liquor license for John Ernest Distillery, Tama.  All voted aye.  Motion carried.

Chairman Anderson was approached about having Tama County accept the application to put the 1st United Brethren Church (Otterbein Methodist Church), Toledo to the National Registry of Historic Places.  Motion by Vest, seconded by Jordan to accept the application to put the 1st United Brethren Church (Otterbein Methodist Church), Toledo to the National Registry of Historic Places.  All voted aye.  Motion carried.

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 9:48 a.m.