MARBLE ROCK CITY COUNCIL
Wednesday January 4, 2016 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, C. Schriever, and T. Schriever. Mayor Engelhardt led the Pledge of Allegiance.
Moved Marzen/seconded T. Schriever to approve agenda. Roll: Ayes- All. Carried.
Moved Ackley/seconded Marzen to accept the minutes December 5, 2016 regular Meeting as amended. Roll: Ayes- All. Carried.
Moved Ackley/seconded C. Schriever to approve the monthly reports. Roll: Ayes- All. Carried.
Income for the month of December totaled $25,807.51which includes: General Fund $5,820.93, Library Fund $667.76, Employee Benefits $1,347.12, Road Revenue Fund $2,838.73, TIF Fund $6,939.15, Landfill-Garbage/Recycling Fund $1,274.58, Sewer Revenue Fund $2,452.88, Water Revenue Fund $4,466.36.
Moved Ackley/seconded Schmidt to approval of claims in the amount of: $15,667.00
Omnitel Communications telephone service 71.95
Alliant Energy electricity 1428.01
Black Hills Energy natural gas 620.05
Stop-N-Shop gas/diesel 381.00
Jendro Sanitation garbage/recycle collection 821.44
Jendro Sanitation large bags 360.00
Marble Rock Reserves transfers 2100.00
Postmaster stamps 94.00
Iowa Dept. of Revenue sales tax 303.00
IRS Form 941 1371.02
IPERS IPERS 826.03
Iowa Dept. of Revenue Quarterly state tax 498.00
Iowa Workforce Dev. Quarterly unemployment 15.36
Hawkins chlorine/cylinders inv#3986812 15.00
Charles City Press publishing 52.00
AgSource Public water and testing 286.00
USA BlueBook wastewater and water testing supplies 352.52
Menards city hall thermostat 24.48
Mike Molstead Motors 2006 chevy pickup repair 115.10
Kiefer, Dana NSF 66.43
Engelhardt, Jerry santa treats 50.00
Oelrichs, Herbert sewer deposit return 10.00
Mosquito Control of Iowa 2016 Mosquito Control Program 1800.00
Marble Rock Journal santa ad 19.46
Stellar Truck and Trailer show musg pick up snow plow 268.32
McRoberts Red Power Inc. counter tick 37.19
Schueth Ace2 lights and cords for Christmas dec 54.89
John Deere Financial battery, coupler, bushing reducer 63.19
Scott’s towing towing chevy pickup 200.00
CNH Capital filters for tractor 35.91
MAYOR’S REPORT: There were twenty three kids that came to see Santa last year. The Marble Rock study club donated $25.00, J.R. Ackley and John Marzen donated another $25.00 for candy.
The Community Center roof will not need a competitive bid if the cost is under $55,000.00.
Moved Ackley/seconded T. Schriever to approve the first reading to an Ordinance Amending 3-3-64 of the code of ordinances of the City of Marble Rock, Iowa by adding new language to renew registration on a three (3) year basis. Roll: Ayes- Ackley, Marzen, Schmidt, C. Schriever, T. Schriever. All. Carried.
Moved Ackley/seconded Schmidt to approval of Whitetail’s liquor license renewal. Roll: Ayes- All. Carried.
Moved Ackley to a 5% raise for City employees starting next fiscal year. Motion died after lack of a second.
Moved Marzen to a 2% raise for City employees starting next fiscal year. Roll: Ayes- Marzen, Schmidt, C. Schriever, T. Schriever. Nays- Ackley. Carried.
Moved Ackley/seconded Marzen to a public hearing to Amend Budget F/Y 2017 on February 6th, 2017 at 7:00p.m.. Roll: Ayes- All. Carried.
Other items discussed: Snow removal ordinance will be on next month’s agenda to be amended.
Maintenance Report- There has been some issues with parked cars during snow removal.
Moved Ackley/seconded Marzen to adjourn the meeting at 7:57p.m. Roll: Ayes- All. Carried.
Jerry Engelhardt, Mayor