Council Proceedings February 21, 2022
The Hospers City Council met in regular session on Monday, February 21, 2022, at 5:30 p.m. with Mayor Dykstra presiding. Council members present: Zevenbergen, Otto, Thompson, Kramer and Vander Wilt.
Motion by Vander Wilt, seconded Zevenbergen to approve the February 21, 2022, Agenda. Carried.
Motion by Thompson, seconded Vander Wilt to approve the payment of unpaid bills. Carried.
A & B BUSINESS INC $ 235.76
ALEX AIR APPARATUS, INC $ 489.74
AMY SCHELLING $ 65.00
CULLIGAN $ 17.75
ECHO GROUP, INC. $ 506.00
FERGUSON WATERWORKS #2516 $ 1,000.00
IA ASSOC OF MUNICIPAL UTILITIE $ 683.00
KEYSTONE LABORATORIES INC $ 1,760.25
OCAHS $ 164.21
OK ONE STOP $ 376.79
PHYSICIAN’S CLAIMS CO. $ 393.72
SAFEGUARD BUSINESS SYSTEM $ 270.77
SAM’S CLUB/SYNCHRONY BANK $ 140.06
TOM’S REPAIR INC $ 3,695.79
USA BLUE BOOK $ 238.18
WELLMARK BCBS OF IOWA $ 7,855.88
WENDY VAN ROEKEL $ 110.00
Accounts Payable Total $ 18,002.90
Invoices: Paid $ 250.06
Invoices: Scheduled $ 17,752.84
Payroll Checks $ 5,227.24
***** REPORT TOTAL ***** $ 23,230.14
GENERAL $ 3,632.74
FIRE $ 489.74
ROAD USE TAX $ 3,872.20
WATER $ 7,199.44
SEWER $ 8,036.02
TOTAL FUNDS $ 23,230.14
JANUARY INCOME BREAKDOWN:
GENERAL $ 10,803.21
FIRE $ 10,351.45
ROAD USE TAX $ 8,183.53
EMPLOYEE BENEFITS $ 262.73
LOCAL OPTION SALES TAX $ 9,533.96
DEBT SERVICE $ 116.10
WATER $ 31,756.37
SEWER $ 5,759.72
Motion by Zevenbergen, seconded Thompson to approve the January month-end reports. Carried.
Open forum at 5:40 p.m. No oral or written comments submitted.
Discussion regarding possible locations for future Fire and Rescue Station.
Discussion regarding current state and deterioration of various structures in town.
Discussion regarding Wellness Center and updating existing equipment within the facility.
Motion by Vander Wilt, seconded Thompson to replace the air bike and elliptical trainer, totaling $4,750.00. Motion carried.
Discussion regarding competitive wage adjustment for City employees. Motion by Zevenbergen, seconded Kramer to increase current wages for City employees.
Motion by Vander Wilt, seconded Zevenbergen to approve the February 21, 2022, meeting Minutes. Carried.
Motion by Vander Wilt, seconded Kramer to adjourn at 6:09 p.m. Carried.