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Nobles County Board Summary Minutes Octo

Nobles County Board Summary Minutes October 04, 2022 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, Bob Paplow, Justin Ahlers and Robert S. Demuth attended. • Approved agenda as presented. • Recognized Geralda Pedersen, Child Support Officer on 35 years of service. • Recognized Dan Bosman, Jail Administrator on 20 years of service. • Recognized Chris Dybevick as the September Excellence in Performance recipient. • Approved the consent agenda, which included proceedings from the September 20, 2022 Regular Board Meeting, Travel Expenses paid September 23, 2022, Commissioners Warrants totaling $394,703.17, Summary of vendors paid over $2,000, Nobles & Jackson County JD ditch No. 9 – Bid Package #1 – Pay application #5 and a Purchase of Service Agreement for Community Services with ISD518 Community Education. • Re allocated $2,000,000 toward the Lismore Telephone Cooperative “Fiber to Home” broadband project. Additionally, committed $1,000,000 of Surplus County dollars and $250,000 per year for four years of Wind Energy money towards the project. • Appointed Commissioner Ahlers to the Joint County Ditch 30 board. • Renewed the medical examiner contract with River Valley Forensic Services. • Committed $2,500 towards the United Stated Canine Association Adopt a K-9 Cop grant. • Approved the flexibility to hire either a Public Health Nurse or a Registered Nurse. • Approved the purchase of a trailer for the Park Department not to exceed $9,000. • Approved the 2023 County contribution for employee health insurance. • Appointed Shelley Sweetman and Gary Schimbeno to a four-year term on the Red Rock Rural Water System board. • Appointed Earl De Wilde, Randy Kraus and Peter Petersen to a four-year term on the Lincoln Pipestone Rural Water System board. • Approved the County Auditor’s “Truth in Taxation” statement as required by state legislature. • Approved a Decommission Bond with Zephyr Wind, LLC. • Approved a quote from Clair Van Grouw Construction, Inc. for the replacement of Public Works windows for $7,764.41. • Approved a quote from Beltline Concrete, Inc. for the replacement and repair of the PJC front entrance sidewalk for $21,220.00. • Approved the purchase of a Tennant carpet cleaner for $16,480.79. • No further business, the meeting adjourned at 10:37 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. (Oct. 12, 2022) 110752