Luana Council

By: KCTN News
Apr 6th, 2019

Luana City Council Minutes of April 4, 2019

Meeting at the Luana City Hall

The Luana City Council held their regular monthly meeting Thursday, April 4, 2019 at 7:00 pm. with Council Members Lonnie Baade, Brenda Boddicker, Paul Miller, Todd Olson and Jackie Radloff-Schneider present. Absent: None.

Mayor Jerry Schroeder called meeting to order at 7:00 pm.

Minutes of March meeting were reviewed and approved upon a motion by Miller, second by Boddicker carried unanimously.

Radloff-Schneider motioned to pay all monthly claims totaling $18,286.01, Olson second, carried unanimously. Receipts for the month totaled $22,674.21. Baade motioned to pass Res. 4-19 T.O.F, Radloff-Schneider second, carried unanimously. Council reviewed reconciled reports.

Council reviewed bids for replacement of roof on City Hall. Topic was tabled due to incomplete bids received, until more detailed bids could be obtained.

Citizen approached council of concerns to side of road along Old Hwy 18 & 52. Citizen stated road was falling apart along edges from heavy vehicle traffic. Citizen was advised that city was aware of repairs needed and they would be addressed when weather permitted for proper repairs. Council will also be obtaining bids for curb and guttering along said area.

Council discussed fire hydrants that need replaced within the city.

Olson motioned to approve Resolution 4-2019 Emergency Response for Public Drinking Water System, Miller second, carried unanimously.

Council discussed amending current FY2019 budget. Hearing was set for May 2, 2019 at 7pm.

Next regular Council meeting will be held May 2, 2019 at 7:00pm.

Mayor Schroeder adjourned the meeting at 8:05 pm.

Tammy Humble, City Administrator

Monthly Expenditures $18,286.01: Alliant Energy $1,730.16; Blackhills Energy $410.78; Certified Letters $93.80;

Federal Taxes $1,415.12; IPERS $1,448.73; John Deere Financial $125.91(Fireman supplies); Keystone Lab $12.50

(Water testing); Kwik Trip $87.09(Fuel) ; Luana Tavern $97.00(Fireman’s lunch); Matt Baade $70.85(Fireman supplies);

Mid-America Publishing $52.79; NEIT $159.00; Postage $4.39; Sandry Fire $609.50(Fireman equipment); State Sales Tax $33.00; State WET Tax $949.00; State Withholding $810.00; Three Rivers $879.79(Fuel); Wages $7,609.30; Waste Management $1,687.30.Fire Department Expenditures $1,032.91; General Fund Expenditures $16,356.42; Propriety Expenditures $16.89; Road Use Tax Expenditures $879.79; TIF Expenditures $0.

Monthly Revenue $22,674.21: Black Hills Energy $118.11; Fire Dept. Donation $100.00; Franchise Tax (Black Hills) $193.26; IA Assoc. of Municipal Utilities $2,232.35; Interest $200.14; Local Option $2,063.05; Property Taxes $915.50; RUT $1,054.09; Utilities $15,550.82; West Union Trenching $465.00.