Board of Supervisors Minutes
January 8, 2018

The Tama County Board of Supervisors met at 9:30 a.m. January 8, 2018.  Present:  1st District Supervisor, Larry Vest; 2nd District Supervisor, Kendall Jordan and 3rd District Supervisor, Dan Anderson.

Motion by Jordan, seconded by Anderson to approve the minutes of the January 2nd regular meeting.   All voted aye.  Motion carried. 

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

Chairman Vest recessed the meeting at 9:05 a.m. so the Board could travel to Grundy Center to meet with the Supervisors there for a public hearing regarding a road closure on the county line. 

The Board reconvened at 10:25 am in the Supervisors meeting room in the Grundy County Courthouse, Grundy Center, where they opened the public hearing at 10:30. There were public comments in favor of the closure.  None against it.  Chairman Vest closed the hearing at 10:32.  Motion by Jordan, seconded by Anderson to approve the following resolution to vacate a road:
RESOLUTION NO. 1-8-2018A
WHEREAS, a public hearing was held at 10:30 am on January 8, 2018, in the office of the Grundy County Board of Supervisors to consider the proposal to vacate the following road:
Commencing at the NW corner of Section 6-T86N-R16W, and continuing east and terminating 33 feet west of the N ¼ Corner of said Section, also known as Tama Road from the Grundy County line east to AA Avenue, with a distance of approximately ½ mile, all lying in Sections 6-T86N-R16W, Lincoln Township of Tama County, Iowa, and 31-T87N-16W, Washington Township of Grundy County, Iowa, and
WHEREAS, no objections have been received, either in writing or by persons present, and
WHEREAS, no claims for damages were received,
THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that Tama Road commencing at the Grundy County line and continuing east approximately ½ mile to AA Avenue, all lying in Sections 6-T86N-R16W, Lincoln Township of Tama County, Iowa, and 31-T87N-16W, Washington Township of Grundy County, Iowa, be ordered vacated and closed.
Roll call vote:  Vest, Aye.  Jordan, Aye.  Anderson, aye. Motion carried.  Resolution passed and adopted this 8th day of January, 2018.  Larry Vest, Chairman, Board of Supervisors.  Laura Kopsa, County Auditor.

Chairman Vest adjourned the meeting at 10:34 a.m.