Board of Supervisors Minutes
July 12, 2021

The Tama County Board of Supervisors met at 9:30 a.m. July 12, 2021.  Present: 1st District Supervisor, Larry Vest; 2nd District Supervisor, Bill Faircloth, by phone, and 3rd District Supervisor, Dan Anderson.

Motion by Anderson, seconded by Faircloth to approve the minutes of the July 6th 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 Brian Sokol. Toledo Mayor, and Katherine Ollendieck, Economic Director, to discuss housing at the Iowa Juvenile Home site.  They are looking for support from local entities to acquire the bare land on the property to develop for housing.  They would like a letter of support from the County Supervisors for this endeavor.  The letters will go out to the Governor, Department of Human Services and the Department of Administrative Services.  Motion by Anderson, seconded by Faircloth to sign letters of support to these entities for the City of Toledo.  All voted aye.  Motion carried.

Motion by Faircloth, seconded by Anderson to approve the Sheriff’s Quarterly Report.  All voted aye.  Motion carried.

Motion by Faircloth, seconded by Anderson to approve a credit card for the Emergency Management Department.   The card will have a $5,000 limit.  Ryan Goodenbour, EMA Director, would be the authorized person on the EMA credit card.  All voted aye.  Motion carried.

Motion by Anderson, seconded by Faircloth to consult with the County Attorney in regard to a policy for noxious weed infractions.  All voted aye.  Motion carried.

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

Chairman Vest adjourned the meeting at 10:22 a.m.