Monday, December 2, 2013 7:00 P.M.


          The Regular Meeting of the Marble Rock City Council was called to order with Mayor Engelhardt presiding with Councilpersons Hubbard, Schmidt, Wells present. Councilmen Marzen and Parcher were absent. Various interested citizens were present.  Mayor Engelhardt led the Pledge of Allegiance.


          Moved Hubbard/seconded Schmidt to approve agenda as presented. Roll: Ayes- All. Absent- Marzen and Parcher. Carried.


          Moved Wells/seconded Hubbard to accept the minutes of the November 4, 2013 Regular Meeting. Roll: Ayes- All. Absent- Marzen and Parcher. Carried.


          Moved Wells/seconded Hubbard to approve the monthly reports. Roll: Ayes- All. Absent- Marzen and Parcher. Carried.


          Income for the month of November totaled $21,890.40 which includes:  General Fund $4,737.64, Library Fund $60.16, Comm. Center Fund $0.00, Park Board Fund $0.00, Employee Benefits $912.41, Road Revenue Fund $1597.15, TIF Fund $1,983.01 Landfill-Garbage/Recycling Fund $978.82, Sewer Revenue Fund $2,368.26, Water Revenue Fund $9,293.11.


          Moved Wells/seconded Schmidt to approve the claims as amended.  Roll: Ayes- All. Absent- Marzen and Parcher. Carried. Total of all city claims were $33,814.63.


Salaries                                                                                                  4652.61

Omnitel Communications        telephone service                                            80.15

Alliant Energy                        electricity                                                     877.42

Black Hills Energy                   natural gas                                                   313.64

Stop-N-Shop                          gas/diesel/pressure washer                           258.79

Charles City Press                   publish minutes, hearing, budget notice          91.89

Hawkins, Inc.                         cyl. Rental                                                      10.00

Jendro Sanitation                    garbage/recycle collection                              839.56

Marble Rock Reserves              transfers                                                    2100.00

Postmaster                             2 rolls stamps                                                 92.00

Iowa Dept. of Revenue            sales tax                                                      308.00

IRS                                       Form 941                                                   1069.63 IPERS              ipers                                762.19

Iowa One Call                        locates                                                         103.50

Yaggy Colby                          In#98537                                                  5276.03

Marble Rock Petty Cash           postage and washing tractor                            25.07

Menards                                tape, blue marking paint, and lights                95.51

Airgas North Central               oxygen tank refill                                          40.30

Iowa Rural Water Association   2014 Membership                                       200.00

Neil Wedeking Electric             repairing lights                                             47.74

Iowa Office Supply                 water bill envelopes                                    224.07

Napa Auto Parts                     fuel filters                                                   33.18

AgSource                               public water, route charges, waste water       303.78

Marble Rock Petty Cash           postage                                                        3.56

ATR Lighting Enterprises         street light bulbs                                         421.95

Brown Supply Co.                   flexible couplings                                        266.44

Notary Rotary                         notary stamp and insurance                         104.50

M&N Heating                          thermocouple                                               11.99

Landers Hardware                   appliance bulbs and grinding wheel                10.98

Lessin Supply                         torch tip                                                       29.68

J.R. Ackley                             NIACOG Meal                                               13.11

Marble Rock Fire Department   2013 Fire Assessment                              14323.68

Marble Rock Library                First half Allocation                                     500.00


MAYOR’S REPORT: Congratulated J.R. Ackley, Todd Schriever, and Gary Schmidt on being elected for council. Also thanked Jerry Hubbard and Earl Parcher for their time served on council.


          Other Items Discussed: Discussed the upcoming next phase of the water improvement project. The rock property was also discussed.


          Moved Hubbard/seconded Wells to Resolutions 2013-15 - 2013-20 Directing Assessment for Unpaid City Utility Services. Roll: Ayes- Hubbard, Schmidt, and Wells. Absent- Marzen and Parcher. Carried.


          Moved Hubbard/seconded Schmidt to have the City take over and host the Marble Rock Live website. Roll: Ayes- All. Absent- Marzen and Parcher. Carried.


          Moved Hubbard/seconded Wells to adjourn the meeting at 7:42 p.m.  Roll: Ayes- All. Absent- Marzen and Parcher. Carried.






                                            Jerry Engelhardt, Mayor




Brittney Katcher, City Clerk