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April 4, 2014

Supervisors meet Tuesday

Knoxville — The Marion County Board of Supervisors will meet in regular session Tuesday, April 8, at 9 a.m. 

The agenda is pasted below. The closed session will be an evaluation of Marion County Engineer Tyler Christian. The supervisors decided when they hired Christian they would evaluate him early in his tenure. 

MARION COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS REGULAR AGENDA
 
MARION COUNTY COURTHOUSE
214 E Main St, Knoxville, Iowa
 
April 8,  2014   9:00 A.M.
 
 
I. CALL TO ORDER AND ROLL CALL
 
Craig Agan________  Mark Raymie_______  Jim Kingery________
 
II. AGENDA –
 
1. April 8, 2014 regular session agenda.
 
Discussion_______________________________________________________________________
Motion ______________________________
Second ________________________________
Vote
Kingery_________
Raymie__________
Agan__________
 
III. COMMUNICATIONS – None
 
IV. PUBLIC COMMENTS: This is the portion of our agenda during which we hear any public comment about any item NOT on the agenda below. If you are here to be heard on an agenda item, please wait for that item’s discussion portion of the agenda to make your comment about the item. Thank you.  
 
V. CONSENT AGENDA   (All items listed under the consent agenda will be enacted by one motion.)
 
1. Marion County Claims through April 8, 2014.
2. Marion County Board of Supervisor regular session minutes: 3/25/14
3. Marion County Board of Supervisor special session minutes: 3/31/14
 
Discussion_______________________________________________________________________
Motion ______________________________
Second ________________________________
Vote
Kingery_________
Raymie__________
Agan__________
 
VI. BUSINESS –
 
1. Resolution 2014/25 – Resolution authorizing the execution of a Memorandum of Agreement with Knoxville Community Hospital, Inc. and fixing a date for a hearing on the proposed issuance of revenue bonds or notes (Knoxville Community Hospital Project).
 
Discussion_______________________________________________________________________
Motion ______________________________
Second ________________________________
Vote
Kingery_________
Raymie__________
Agan__________
 
2. Resolution 2014/26 – Resolution to allow the County Engineer to sign Work Beyond the Right-of-Way Agreements.
 
Discussion_______________________________________________________________________
Motion ______________________________
Second ________________________________
Vote
Kingery_________
Raymie__________
Agan__________
 
3. Discussion and action as necessary regarding administration space needs for County operations including committee update.
 
Discussion_______________________________________________________________________
Motion ______________________________
Second ________________________________
Vote
Kingery_________
Raymie__________
Agan__________
 
4. Request from Preet Sekhon dba Red Rock Quick Stop for a Class C Beer Permit renewal with Class B Wine and Sunday sales effective 5/15/14 through 5/14/15. Premise location: 977 198th Place, Pella, IA

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