The York County Board of Commissioners, ex-officio the York County Board of Equalization, met on Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 9:30 a.m. as per notice in the York News Times on September 21, 2017, with Chairman, Jack Sikes presiding with Kurt Bulgrin, Paul Buller, Randy Obermier and Bill Bamesberger.

 

The agenda of the meeting was posted on the bulletin board in the County Clerk’s office and a copy of the agenda was made available to each Commissioner.

 

Sikes announced that the open meetings law would be in effect and that a copy was posted outside the door and available on the table in the back of the room.  Proof of publication was also available.

 

Moved by Bamesberger, seconded by Obermier, to approve the minutes of the September 12, 2017, Board of Equalization meeting as presented; roll call: yeas, Bamesberger, Obemier, Buller, Bulgrin and Sikes; nays, none; motion carried.

 

Moved by Obermier, seconded by Bulgrin, to adopt the agenda for the York County Board of Equalization meeting for Tuesday, September 26, 2017; roll call: yeas, Obermier, Bulgrin, Buller, Bamesberger and Sikes, nays, none; motion carried.

 

The Board reviewed the proposed levies which were set based upon the valuation and requests by the various entities.

 

Moved by Bamesberger, seconded by Obermier, to adopt Resolution #17-39 setting the levies for the various political subdivisions within the county; roll call: yeas, Bamesberger, Obermier, Bulgrin, Buller and Sikes, nays, none; motion carried.

 

RESOLUTION #17-39

 

WHEREAS, in accordance with the provisions of State Statute, governing budgets filed by all political subdivisions, it is the responsibility of the County Board of Equalization to determine the actual levy necessary to support a subdivision’s budget request.

 

WHEREAS, each subdivision budget has been reviewed by the County Board as to the use of all available revenue sources, proper computations, etc.  Accounting principles have been used and applied to the preparation of the final levies.  The levies have been set by the use of the final valuation as certified by the County Assessor.

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the York County Board of Commissioners, ex-officio, the York County Board of Equalization, that the following levies be adopted:

 

Statement Reconciling the Levy Set with the Budget Filed

(Completed by County Board of Equalization Only)

 

 (A)

 

 (B)

(C)

(D)

 

 

Fund(s)

 2017-2018

 

 

Subdivisions

 Valuation

(List each Fund of

 Personal and Real

Tax

 

 

 (As certified by

Subdivision(s)

 Property Tax

Generated

Final

 

 County Assessor)

separately)

 Request

(A x B) / 100

Levy*

York County General

 $    3,455,329,616

 

 $      6,012,929.88

 $ 6,012,930.04

0.174019

Employment Security

 $    3,455,329,616

 

 $               585.14

 $           587.41

0.000017

Relief/Medical

 $    3,455,329,616

 

 $           10,267.11

 $       10,262.33

0.000297

State Institutions

 $    3,455,329,616

 

 $           21,145.15

 $       21,146.62

0.000612

Debt Service

 $    3,455,329,616

 

 $         854,341.98

 $     854,330.25

0.024725

Emergency Manager

 $    3,455,329,616

 

 $           25,987.27

 $       25,984.08

0.000752

Ambulance

 $    2,453,407,522

 

 $         204,423.39

 $     204,417.91

0.008332

 

 

 

 $      7,129,679.92

 $ 7,129,658.64

0.208754

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

York County Ag Society

 $    3,455,329,616

General

 $         123,563.00

 $     123,562.59

0.003576

 

 

 

 

 

 

York County Historical Soc.

 $    3,455,329,616

General

 $            3,644.13

 $         3,628.10

0.000105

 

 

 

 

 

 

Upper Big Blue NRD

 

 

 

 

 

Adams

 $      700,981,528

 

 

 

 

Butler

 $    1,130,240,509

 

 

 

 

Clay

 $    1,086,607,443

 

 

 

 

Fillmore

 $    1,958,769,285

 

 

 

 

Hamilton

 $    2,837,585,879

 

 

 

 

Polk

 $    1,289,871,539

 

 

 

 

Saline

 $      288,386,075

 

 

 

 

Seward

 $    2,721,585,341

 

 

 

 

York

 $    3,455,329,616

 

 

 

 

Total Valuation

 $ 15,469,357,215

 

 $      3,819,151.46

 $ 3,819,074.91

0.024688

 

 

 

 

 

 

Benedict Village

 $          8,702,875

General

 $           38,547.30

 $       38,547.30

0.442926

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bradshaw Village

 $        13,292,765

General

 $           57,603.68

 $       57,603.67

0.433346

 

 

Bond

 $           49,050.00

 $       49,050.04

0.368998

 

 

Total

 $         106,653.68

 $     106,653.70

0.802344

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gresham Village

 $          6,438,481

General

 $           32,192.41

 $       32,192.41

0.500000

 

 

 

 

 

 

City of Henderson

 $        56,539,094

General

 $         214,550.00

 $     214,550.03

0.379472

 

 

 

 $         245,000.00

 $     244,999.73

0.433328

 

 

Total

 $         459,550.00

 $     459,549.76

0.8128

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lushton Village

 $          2,727,355

General

 $            3,535.00

 $         3,535.01

0.129613

 

 

 

 

 

 

McCool Jct Village

 $        20,257,199

General

 $           61,800.00

 $       61,800.05

0.305077

 

 

Bond

 $         120,000.00

 $     120,000.00

0.592382

 

 

Total

 $         181,800.00

 $     181,800.06

0.897459

 

 

 

 

 

 

Thayer Village

 $          2,411,656

General

 $            3,535.00

 $         3,535.01

0.14658

 

 

 

 

 

 

Waco Village

 $        13,636,317

General

 $           53,677.32

 $       53,677.32

0.393635

 

 

Bond

 $           17,401.30

 $       17,401.30

0.12761

 

 

Total

 $           71,078.62

 $       71,078.62

0.521245

 

 

 

 

 

 

City of York

 $      531,288,863

General

 $      1,012,020.28

 $ 1,012,020.28

0.190484

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Benedict Fire District

 $      356,183,538

General

 $           35,913.67

 $       35,913.99

0.010083

 

 

Bond

 $           36,565.00

 $       36,565.80

0.010266

 

 

Total

 $           72,478.67

 $       72,479.79

0.020349

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bradshaw Fire District

 $      450,128,519

General

 $           37,234.08

 $       37,234.63

0.008272

 

 

Sinking

 $           11,646.66

 $       11,644.82

0.002587

 

 

Bond

 $           90,000.00

 $       89,998.70

0.019994

 

 

Total

 $         138,880.74

 $     138,882.65

0.030854

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gresham Fire District

 

 

 

 

 

Butler Co

 $        34,458,870

 

 

 

 

Polk Co

 $        96,469,356

 

 

 

Seward Co

 $        77,719,543

General

 $           64,588.20

 $       64,589.11

0.017085

York Co

 $      169,397,951

Sinking

 $           17,662.73

 $       17,662.30

0.004672

 

 

Bond

 $           40,520.00

 $       40,518.94

0.010718

Total Valuation

 $      378,045,720

Total

 $         122,770.93

 $     122,770.35

0.032475

 

 

 

 

 

 

Henderson Fire District

 

 

 

 

 

Hamilton Co

 $      166,104,806

 

 

 

 

 

 $      244,696,192

General

 $           33,801.97

 $       33,800.71

0.008228

 

 

Bond

 $           81,600.00

 $       81,601.51

0.019864

Total Valuation

 $      410,800,998

Total

 $         115,401.97

 $     115,402.22

0.028092

 

 

 

 

 

 

McCool Jct Fire District

 $      352,280,565

General

 $           40,550.77

 $       40,551.02

0.011511

 

 

Sinking

 $           92,198.20

 $       92,198.87

0.026172

 

 

Bond

 $                      -  

 $                  -  

0

 

 

Total

 $         132,748.97

 $     132,749.89

0.037683

 

 

 

 

 

 

Waco Fire District

 $      430,020,167

General

 $           56,321.85

 $       56,319.74

0.013097

 

 

Bond

 $           11,678.15

 $       11,679.35

0.002716

 

 

Total

 $           68,000.00

 $       67,999.09

0.015813

 

 

 

 

 

 

York Fire District

 $      521,092,177

General

 $         122,290.00

 $     122,289.91

0.023468

 

 

 

 

 

 

Heartland Community #96

 

 

 

 

 

Fillmore Co

 $          1,144,750

General

 $      3,840,336.33

 $ 3,840,333.97

0.466453

Hamilton Co

 $      175,276,513

Special Bldg

 $           63,636.36

 $       63,633.29

0.007729

York Co

 $      646,884,402

Capital Purpose

 

 $                  -  

0

Total Valuation

 $      823,305,665

Total

 $      3,903,972.69

 $ 3,903,975.50

0.474183

 

 

 

 

 

 

McCool Jct #83

 

 

 

 

 

Fillmore Co

 $          3,050,642

General

 $      2,020,202.00

 $ 2,020,202.18

0.561101

York Co

 $      356,991,878

Special Bldg

 $           50,505.05

 $       50,506.76

0.014028

 

 

Bond Fund

 $         151,515.15

 $     151,516.69

0.042083

Total Valuation

 $      360,042,520

Total

 $      2,222,222.20

 $ 2,222,225.64

0.617212

 

 

 

 

 

 

York School #12

 $    1,154,423,774

General

 $    11,787,878.67

 $ 11,787,878.88

1.021105

 

 

Bond

 $      1,015,805.04

 $ 1,015,800.57

0.087992

 

 

Special Bldg

 $         323,232.32

 $     323,227.11

0.027999

 

 

Capital Purpose

 $         303,030.30

 $     303,024.70

0.026249

 

 

Total

 $    13,429,946.33

 $ 13,429,942.80

1.163346

 

 

 

 

 

 

Plainfield Cemetery

 $      201,017,492

General

 $            4,000.00

 $         4,000.25

0.00199

 

 

 

 

 

 

Thayer Cemetery

 $      163,879,455

General

 $            4,732.35

 $         4,732.84

0.002888

 

 

 

 

 

 

Vernon Cemetery

 $      165,964,359

General

 $            2,047.15

 $         2,046.34

0.001233

 

 

 

 

 

 

Waco Cemetery

 $      277,829,343

General

 $            7,535.49

 $         7,534.73

0.002712

 

 

 

Dated this 26th day of September, 2017

 

 

The Board of Equalization meeting adjourned at 9:50 a.m.

 

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Jack Sikes, Chairman                                                             Kelly Turner, County Clerk 

York County Board of Commissioners                                 York, Nebraska