STORY COUNTY CONSERVATION BOARD

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

AGENDA - April 12, 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.

APPROVE MINUTES

A.

March 8, 2021 Minutes

8.

APPROVE CLAIMS AND RECEIPTS

9.

FINANCIAL REPORTS AND UPDATES

10.

SCHEDULE OF UPCOMING EVENTS/MEETINGS

A.

Events

Documents:
  1. SCC Calendar.pdf
11.

ACTION:

A.

Action Forms

Summer new hires effective 5/11/21
     Noah Atterbury, Park Ranger Aide @ $11.75/hr.
     Alexandra Ellsworth, Conservation Aide @ $11.75/hr.
     Caleb Postol, Conservation Aide @ $11.75/hr.
     Trevor Heinen, Conservation Aide @ $11.75/hr.
     Bretteny Brownmiller, Conservation Aide @ $11.75/hr.
     Alexander Paoli, Conservation Aide @ $11.75/hr.
     Carter Meislahn, Conservation Aide @ $11.75/hr.
     Reaghan Oakleaf, Conservation Aide @ $11.75/hr.
     Emily Brinkman, Conservation Aide @ $11.75/hr.
     Brittany Burton, Vegetation Management Aide @ $13.00/hr.
     Pamela Miksell, Vegetation Management Aide @ $13.00/hr.
     Rachel Heatwole, Seasonal Naturalist @ $11.75/hr.
     Kari Jeffrey, Seasonal Naturalist @ $11.75/hr.

B.

Consideration of Contract between Beverley Chance and Story County Conservation Board for Campground Attendant duties at Dakins Lake from July 12 to October 31, 2021.

C.

Consideration of approved Fish Habitat Stamp Grant Agreement with the Iowa Department of Natural Resources #21-02

Documents:
  1. FHG Agreement.pdf
D.

Consideration of Contract with Shive-Hattery for $12,400.00 for Signage Design Services.

E.

Consideration of Agreement with Shive-Hattery for Design Services for $2,550.00.

F.

Consideration of Purchase of Park Amenities for Tedesco Connector Trail for $6,500.00.

G.

Consideration of Contract Between Conservation Corps Minnesota & Iowa and Story County Conservation for Natural Resources Improvements at Jennett Heritage Area for $12,465.60.

H.

Consideration of Contract Between Conservation Corps Minnesota & Iowa and Story County Conservation for Natural Resources Improvements at West Peterson Park for $6,232.80.

I.

Consideration of Strategic Plan FY21-22

12.

UPDATES:

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

13.

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.