STORY COUNTY CONSERVATION BOARD

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

AGENDA - May 10, 2021 - 5:30 PM

Originating from Story County Conservation Center
Public Access Provided via Zoom

1.

SPECIAL NOTE TO THE PUBLIC: Due To Recommendations To Social Distance In Order To Help Slow The Spread Of The COVID-19 Virus, Public Access To The Meeting Will Be Provided Via Zoom.

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2.

CALL TO ORDER

3.

ROLL CALL

4.

STATEMENT EXPLAINING WHY A MEETING IN PERSON IS IMPOSSIBLE OR IMPRACTICAL, PER CODE SECTION 21.8.1

5.

REVIEW AGENDA AND HANDOUTS

6.

PUBLIC COMMENTS

7.

STAFF REPORT

A.

Brandon Clough - Natural Resource Specialist

8.

APPROVE MINUTES

A.

April 12, 2021 Minutes

9.

APPROVE CLAIMS AND RECEIPTS

10.

FINANCIAL REPORTS AND UPDATES

11.

SCHEDULE OF UPCOMING EVENTS/MEETINGS

A.

Events

Documents:
  1. SCC Calendar.pdf
12.

ACTION:

A.

Action Forms

1.     Summer new hire effective 5/11/21, Kaleb Ruffcorn, Conservation Aid @ $11.75/hr.
2.     Pay adjustment effective 5/23/21, Michael Cox @ $3,954.57/bw
3.     Pay adjustment effective 6/6/21, Ryan Weimold @ $2,896.60/bw
4.     Pay adjustment effective 6/6/21, Joseph Kooiker @ $2,412.18/bw

B.

Consider Collective Bargaining Agreement between Story County Iowa Conservation Board and Public, Professional, and Maintenance Employees Local 2003 (Conservation Unit)

C.

Consideration of Contract with Shive-Hattery for $88,050.00 for McFarland Lake Restoration Design Services.

D.

Consideration of an Amendment to Agreement between Shive-Hattery and Story County Conservation for the Praeri Rail Trail Paving Project in Zearing for an Additional $5,000.

E.

Resolution No. 2021-05 Resolution Endorsing a Grant Application to the COVID-19 Relief Recreational Trails Program for Hard Surfacing/Trail Improvements on the Heart of Iowa Nature Trail from the South Skunk River Scenic Bridge to County Road S-14.

F.

Consideration of Memorial Bench for Richard and Sharon Hunter at Hickory Grove Park.

G.

Consideration of a memorial bench to be installed at TELC.

H.

Consideration Of Updates To The Story County Conservation Safety And Health Management Policy

13.

UPDATES:

A. General Updates - Michael Cox, Director
B. Liaison Assignments, Committee Meetings Updates, and Announcements from the Board
C. Other

14.

ADJOURNMENT

Story County strives to ensure that its programs and activities do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability. Persons requiring assistance, auxiliary aids or services, or accommodation because of a disability may contact the county's ADA coordinator at (515)382-7204.