Nobles County Board Summary Minutes
September 21, 2021 Regular Board Meeting
The Nobles Board of Commissioners met for a Regular Board Meeting in the Board of Commissioners room at the Government Center. Commissioners Gene Metz, Donald Linssen, Bob Paplow, Justin Ahlers and Robert S. Demuth were in attendance.
•Approved agenda as presented.
•Recognized Laurie Ebbers for 35 years of service and recognized Michael Schei on 10 years of service.
•Approved the consent agenda, which included proceedings from the September 07, 2021 Regular Board Meeting minutes, Travel Expenses paid September 10, 2021, Commissioners Warrants totaling $610,983.00 and a 2021 Crime Victim Services Grant Renewal.
•Approved a 5-year tax abatement through the Nobles Home Initiative program for Jordan and Briana Reker.
•Approved a resolution and set a sale for General Obligation Water Revenue Refunding Bonds, Series 2021A.
•Appointed Aaron Holmbeck as Nobles County Engineer effective September 21, 2021 - May 31, 2022.
•Approved replacement of bridge 91598 in Indian Lake Township.
•Proclaimed a Challenger tractor as excess property.
•Approved a contract with Motorola Solutions VESTA 911 for PSAP answering system.
•Approved a resolution to establish a MN Merit System Personnel Administration.
•Approved Jay Milbrandt and Steve Bousema to a 3-year term on the Okabena-Ocheda Watershed Board of Managers.
•Approved Layton Gruis to a 3-year term on the Kanaranzi-Little Rock Watershed Board of Managers.
•Approved a resolution to use up to $2,500 per month of ARPA funds to supplement public transportation needs.
•Set the Counties preliminary levy for 2022 at 10.0%.
•Set the Payable 2022 Truth in Taxation public budget meeting for Thursday December 9, 2021 at 6:00 pm in the Nobles County Board of Commissioners Room.
•No further business, the meeting adjourned at 11:38 a.m.
The above represents a summary of the County Board actions on the listed date. The full text is available for public inspection in the Nobles County Administration Office and on the Nobles County Website www.co.nobles.mn.us.
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