MARBLE ROCK CITY COUNCIL
Monday May 4, 2015 7:00 P.M.
The Regular Meeting of the Marble Rock City Council was called to order with Mayor Engelhardt presiding with Councilpersons Ackley, Marzen, Schmidt, Schriever, and Wells were present. Various citizens were also present. Mayor Engelhardt led the Pledge of Allegiance.
Moved Ackley/seconded Marzen to approval of agenda with the addition of flushing water hydrants under Maintenance Items. Roll: Ayes- All. Carried.
Moved Ackley/seconded Schriever to depart from agenda to accommodate quests. Roll: Ayes- All. Carried
Rustin from SEH Yaggy gave a brief update on the water project. Popp Excavating will be in town at the end of the week or next week to finish up their part of the project.
Moved Ackley/seconded Schmidt to return to agenda. Roll: Ayes- All. Carried.
Moved Ackley/seconded Marzen to accept the minutes April 7, 2015 regular Meeting. Roll: Ayes- All. Carried.
Moved Marzen/seconded Schmidt to approve the monthly reports. Roll: Ayes- All. Carried.
Income for the month of April totaled $141,322.70 which includes: General Fund $27,192.48, Library Fund $3,415.41, Employee Benefits $14,753.84, Road Revenue Fund $2,205.91, TIF Fund $83,684.86, Debt Service 5,068.81, Landfill-Garbage/Recycling Fund $877.12, Sewer Revenue Fund $2,351.58, Water Revenue Fund $5,224.76.
Moved /seconded to approve the claims. Roll: Ayes- All. Carried. Total of all city claims were $15,052.59.
Omnitel Communications telephone service 70.32
Alliant Energy electricity 887.50
Black Hills Energy natural gas 561.07
Wellmark BC/BS monthly premium 1729.86
Stop-N-Shop gas/diesel 153.00
Charles City Press publish minutes, hearing, budget 72.24
Jendro Sanitation garbage/recycle collection 839.56
Jendro Sanitation Large item pick up 1164.05
Marble Rock Reserves transfers 2100.00
Iowa Dept. of Revenue sales tax 349.00
IRS Form 941 1098.91
IPERS IPERS 752.16
AgSource public water, route charge, waste water 23.78
Postmaster 2 rolls of stamps 98.00
NAPA Auto Parts hyd oil, bolt, spark plug, fuel filter 132.69
Hawkins chlorine/cylinders inv#3709633 10.00
John Deere Financial tape, tack cloth, spray paint, towels 35.43
Tristan Paskell water/sewer deposit return 63.06
TigerDirect.com computer monitor and battery backup 246.63
Farm Bureau membership fee 45.00
Allied Manatts road stone 241.82
Menards tine bow rake, tamper, bass brushing 60.81
Iowa League of Cities Small City Workshop 35.00
Landers Hardware bolts, washers, spray paint, brass nip 78.18
Fullerton Exc. Water leak on River St. 842.37
MAYOR’S REPORT: The Mayor spoke with Liz Tegtmeier about her water heater repair and made an agreement that half of the cost would be paid by the City.
The Mayor informed the council that Mary Rowe had put down her dogs after being asked to get them vaccinated.
Moved Ackley/seconded Schriever to Mayor appointing Sam Kruse, Corey Jones, and Lynn Kingery to the Community Center Board. Roll: Ayes- All. Carried.
Moved Ackley/seconded Marzen to authorize the Mayor to approve extra asphalt work by Heartland, after consulting with councilman Steve Wells. Roll: Ayes- All. Carried.
Moved Wells/seconded Ackley to use TIF money as it is received to pay down on the first SRF loan. Roll: Ayes- All. Carried.
Other items discussed: The Mayor presented the council with estimates for new roads for a future project. Gordon Rohwedder Blank Street lease was also discussed. An attachment for flushing hydrants was discussed for better water flow on the ground.
Moved Ackley/seconded Schmidt to adjourn the meeting at 8:05p.m. Roll: Ayes- All. Carried.
Jerry Engelhardt, Mayor