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October 4, 2012

Supervisors meet Monday

Knoxville — The Marion County Board of Supervisors will meet in regular session on Monday, Oct. 8, at 8:30 a.m. The full agenda is pasted below.

 

MARION COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS REGULAR AGENDA
 
MARION COUNTY COURTHOUSE
214 E Main St, Knoxville, Iowa
 
October 8,  2012   8:30 A.M.
 
 
I. CALL TO ORDER AND ROLL CALL
 
Craig Agan________, Sam L. Nichols________, Jim Kingery________
 
II. AGENDA –
 
1. Approve/Deny – October 8, 2012 regular session agenda.
 
Discussion_______________________________________________________________________
Motion ______________________________
Second ________________________________
Vote
Kingery_________
Nichols__________
Agan__________
 
III. COMMUNICATIONS – None
 
IV. CONSENT AGENDA   (All items listed under the consent agenda will be enacted by one motion.)
 
1. Approve Marion County Claims through October 8, 2012.
2. Approve Marion County staff salary adjustments. A list is available in the Marion County Auditor’s Office.
3. Approve Board of Supervisor Special Session Minutes – 9/17/12 
4. Approve Work Beyond Right-of-Way Agreement with Sec. Road Department and Henry Langstraat Jr.
5. Approve Work Beyond Right-of-Way Agreement with Sec. Road Department and Dale Storm.
 
Discussion_______________________________________________________________________
Motion ______________________________
Second ________________________________
Vote
Kingery_________
Nichols__________
Agan__________
 
  V. PUBLIC HEARINGS – Open _________________________
 
1. Board of Supervisors - The Marion Board of Supervisors will hold a public hearing on October 8, 2012 at 8:30a.m.. in the first floor conference room of the Marion County Courthouse. The Board of Supervisors will discuss the following petition: Petition #751 – Jesse Peterson is requesting the rezoning of a parcel described as the NE1/4 Parcel F 23-77-18 from A-1 to A-R to allow for a fifth buildable lot in the quarter- quarter section. A request to waive the second and third reading will be made.
 
Discussion_______________________________________________________________________
Motion ______________________________
Second ________________________________
Vote
Kingery_________
Nichols__________
Agan__________
 
2. Board of Supervisors - The Marion County Board of Supervisors will hold a public hearing on October 8, 2012 at 8:30a.m. in the first floor conference room of the Marion County Courthouse. The Board of Supervisors will discuss the following petition: Petition #753 – Brian Clarke is requesting a rezoning from A-1 to A-R to build a new home in an area exceeding the maximum allowed buildable lots in an A-1 zone. The legal description being Parcel C of the W1/2 of the NE1/4 of 36-76-20; A/K/A 1226 Hwy 14, Knoxville. The Board is ask to waive readings two and three.

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