Floyd County Board
of Supervisors Meeting
March 10, 2014, 9:00 AM
The Floyd County Board of Supervisors met in the Board Room of the Floyd County
Courthouse with the following in attendance:
Supv. Schwickerath, Chair, Supv Kamm, and Supv. Kuhn.
Kamm/Schwickerath moved to approve the agenda as presented. Motion carried 3-0.
Updates on previous boards/commissions/activities: Supv Kamm attended a Conservation meeting
where they approved the Floyd County Employee Handbook, appointed Laura Elfers
as the Director replacing Doug Schroeder when he retires and posting a position
for a Ranger/Resource Manager. Supv Kuhn
attended an Upper Cedar Watershed Management Improvement Authority meeting
where they studied a hydrological study including prevention of flooding if
measures are taken and the board voted to partner with an interagency team that
will hold workshops to engage stakeholders in the watershed. Supv Schwickerath attended the Department
Head meeting where they discussed the draft of the Public Purpose and Alcohol
and Drug Use policies and attended a Risk Management Committee meeting where
they discussed a window ladder and other issues.
Wayne Koehler and Chuck Souder, Farm Bureau
Representatives, reviewed the FY15 budget with the Board.
Chickasaw County Board of Supervisors Rick Holthaus,
Tim Zoll, John Anderson, and Jason Byrne were joined in a conference call. The boards discussed the County Engineer’s
FY15 employment contract. The consensus
was to give a 4% salary increase with the exception of Supv Zoll who suggested
3%. Supv Kuhn suggested adding language
to the contract to include compliance with the IRS taxable benefit of using a
The Board noted the fees collected by the Clerk of
Court for the month of February.
The Board noted the hiring of Anita Wendel, Public
Health/Home Health Care Aide, effective March 5, 2014 with a starting wage of
$9.25 per hour.
Future agenda items:
Supv Schwickerath will visit with the Sherriff regarding setting up a
meeting with stakeholders affected by the changes in the operations of the
Kamm/Kuhn motioned to adjourn the meeting. Motion carried 3-0.
ATTEST: ________________________________________ _________________________________
Gloria A. Carr Roy
N. Schwickerath, Chair
Floyd County Auditor Floyd
County Board of Supervisors