Board of Supervisors Minutes
October 26, 2020

The Tama County Board of Supervisors met at 9:30 a.m. October 26, 2020.  Present:  1st District Supervisor, Larry Vest; 2nd District Supervisor, Kendall Jordan and 3rd District Supervisor, Dan Anderson.

Motion by Jordan, seconded by Vest to approve the minutes of the October 19th regular meeting.   All voted aye.  Motion carried

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

The Board met with Todd Apfel, Zoning Administrator.  He presented some Conditional Use Permits approved by the Board of Adjustment earlier this month for Salt Creek Wind LLC.  They approved 10 sites for possible construction of windmills.  Salt Creek Wind LLC needed these approved to go forward with applying for funding.  He is now asking the Supervisors to approve these permits also.  Motion by Vest, seconded by Jordan to approve Conditional Use Permit #’s 2020.295.01, 2020.295.02, 2020.295.03, 2020.295.04, 2020.295.05, 2020.295.06, 2020.295.07,
2020.295.08, 2020.295.09 and 2020.295.10 as presented by the Zoning Administrator.  All voted aye.  Motion carried.

Motion by Vest, seconded by Jordan to approve the Recorder’s Quarterly Report.  All voted aye.  Motion carried.

The Iowa Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management (HSEMD) was awarded federal assistance under the Pre-Disaster Mitigation 2019 grant for the Local Multi-Jurisdictional Multi-Hazard Mitigation Plan update that includes Tama County.  Tama County will be invoiced for 15% (approximately $4,992.00) of the planning costs. There is a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that needs to be approved and signed for Tama County to participate.  Motion by Jordan, seconded by Vest to approve the Memorandum of Understanding with the Iowa Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management.  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 10:04 a.m.