Minutes of a City Council Meeting

Thursday, October 12, 2017, 3:00 PM

Present: Mayor Robert Wynne, Rogers Badgett, Maureen Wynne, Chris Johnson (by telephone as he was out of town making it impossible to attend in person)
Absent: Bill Goldstein, Steve Boss
Also present: Dr. Kent Boyum, Kathy Petersen
Mayor Wynne called the meeting to order.

  1. Minutes—Wynne moved, Badgett seconded, to approve minutes from a meeting held Sept. 28, 2017, all ayes.
  2. Claims—Badgett moved, Johnson seconded, to approve the report, all ayes.
  3. Treasurer’s Report—Postponed.
  4. Property Tax Equalization—Kathy Petersen reported concerns regarding the Property Tax Equalization notices received by residents. She will request details of the county assessor.
  5. Roads Report—Dr. Boyum reported that Jefferson County Sheriff will install a digital speed monitor on John Istle Street temporarily and will monitor the street for speeding. He reported on street signs being re-positioned and installed.
  6. Sewer Report—Dr. Boyum reported that the new sewer line is expected to be in place by the end of October. Discussion took place regarding installing a water meter at City Hall.
  7. Iowa Energy Conference Report—Dr. Boyum, who serves on the board of the Iowa Association for Energy Efficiency reported that he was honored at the 30-year anniversary celebration of IAEE at a recent conference.
  8. Other Business—None reported.

Mayor Wynne adjourned the meeting.

Robert G. Wynne, Mayor

Kathy Petersen, City Clerk

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