West Union Council

By: KCTN News
Sep 12th, 2017

Council Chambers, City Hall, September 5, 2017, 6:00 P.M.

West Union City Council met September 5, 2017 at 6:00 P.M. at Council Chambers with Mayor Kent Halverson presiding. The meeting began with citing the Pledge of Allegiance.

Attendance Roll call: Present – Council members Smith, Stansbery, Gumm, and Keller, and Granger Absent: None

Approval of the Motion was made by Granger, seconded by Stansbery, to approve the agenda

Agenda as presented. All Aye. Carried.

Approval of the Motion was made by Gumm, seconded by Keller, to approve minutes of

Minutes the August 21, 2017 regular meeting as presented. All Aye. Carried.

Approve Resol. Motion was made by Stansbery, seconded by Smith, to approve Resolution

2018-03 Hiring 2018-03 to hire Paul Becthold as Chief of Police effective immediately at a

Paul Becthold as salary of $58,000. Granger-No; Rest Aye. Carried. Becthold has 15 years

Police Chief experience, and will be moving here from Nashua.

Approve Pay Motion was made by Gumm, seconded by Granger, to approve partial pay

Estimate #3 with estimate number 3 for $4,037.50 and partial pay number 4-Final for $5,475.90

Skyline Construction to Skyline Construction for North Pine Improvements. All Aye. Carried.

Approve Resol. Motion made by Granger, seconded by Stansbery, to approve acceptance of the

2018-04 Accepting N. Pine Project as per Resolution 2018-04. All Aye. Carried.

N. Pine Project

Approve Resol. Jon Biederman, Fehr Graham, recommended awarding the project of the City

2018-05 Approving Hall sidewalk improvement to Buildings and Grounds LLC, West Union, for

Bid for Proj 16-911 the lowest bid of $28,285.30. Motion was made by Granger, seconded by

For City Hall Gumm, to accept the bid as presented on Resolution 2018-05. All Aye.

Improvements Carried.

Approve Payment to Motion was made by Stansbery, seconded by Gumm, to approve Invoice 1569

Granger Construction to Granger Construction for $11,996.15 for the ADA Sidewalk Improvement

For Sidewalk Project Project as presented. Granger-Abstained; Rest Aye. Carried.

Approve Erich Gamm Motion was made by Gumm, seconded by Granger, to extend Erich Gamm’s

To Airport term on the Airport Commission for another 6 years until 11/30/2023.

Commission All Aye. Carried.

Approve August Motion was made by Gumm, seconded by Stansbery, to approve August

Financials Financials as presented. Granger-Abstained; Rest All Aye. Carried.

Next Council Next regular council meeting will be Monday, September 18, 2017 at 6:00 p.m.

Meeting in council chambers.

Adjourn Motion was made by Stansbery, seconded by Gumm, to adjourn. All Aye.

Carried.

Meeting adjourned at 6:42 P.M.



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