Commissioners Proceedings Statement - Monday, December 17, 2018
Present were Chairman Loren Paul, Commissioners Jack Andersen and James Krotz, Deputy County Clerk Geri Landreth and Commissioner-elect Bruce Messersmith. The Commissioners discussed a proposed maintenance contract for the chair lift at the courthouse but deferred a decision pending further discussion with the contractor. The Commissioners approved the recertification of Tom Kuester as holder of a class A license as Sheridan County Highway Superintendent. The certification determines the 2018 incentive payment made by the Nebraska Department of Roads to the County. At 10:00 the Commissioners and the Road Superintendent opened a public hearing on the assessment of roadside mowing charges. At 10:33 the hearing was closed and the Board voted to adopt resolution 2018-33 assessing charges on 16 property owners. The total amount assessed was $1,500 at a rate of $60 per ½ mile. The Commissioners recognized Jack Andersen's retirement from the Board by approving a proclamation honoring his 16 years of service over 4 non-concurrent terms: Thank you Jack!!! The next meeting of the Commissioners is scheduled for Thursday, January 3, 2019.
All meetings of the Board of Commissioners are held in compliance with Nebraska Open Meetings Act and the public is always welcome.