The York County Board of Commissioners, ex-officio the York County Board of Equalization, met on Tuesday, February18, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. as per notice in the York News Times on February 7, 2014, with Chairman, Bill Bamesberger  presiding with Paul Buller, Tom Shellington and Jack Sikes.  Ann Charlton, County Assessor and Melanie Wilkinson, correspondent for the York News Times were also present.


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.


Bamesberger 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 Shellington, seconded by Sikes to approve the minutes of the January 2, 2014, Board of Equalization meeting as presented; roll call: yeas, Shellington, Sikes, Buller and Bamesberger; nays, none; Bulgrin absent motion carried.


Moved by Shellington, seconded by Sikes to adopt the agenda for the York County Board of Equalization meeting for Tuesday, February 18, 2014; roll call: yeas, Shellington, Sikes, Buller and Bamesberger; nays, none; Bulgrin absent motion carried.


Assessor Charlton presented the following listing of Annual Exemption list for 2014 with the Board.


Arbor Drive Community Church, 1527 N. Blackburn Avenue, York Ne-4

Assembly of God Church of York, Ne 1522 S. Grant Ave, York, Ne-1

Benedict United Methodist Church, % Sharon Hirschfeld, 2106 Road H, Benedict, Ne-1

Bethel Evangelical Lutheran Church, 800 N. East Ave, York, Ne-1

Bethesda Mennonite Church, P.O. Box #130, Henderson-1

Blue Valley Community Action, Inc. P.O. Box #273, Fairbury, Ne-2

Board of Church Extension of the General Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in the U.S. Trust,       (Zion Lutheran Benedict) P.O. Box #142, Benedict, Ne-1

Calvary Bible Church % Joe Havlik, 1419 Cherry Street, Aurora, Ne-1

Catholic Bishop of Lincoln/The, 1305 Road 3, McCool Junction, Ne-1

Christian Unity Press, 2211 N. Lincoln Ave, P.O. Box #527, York, Ne-1

Church of the Nazarene, 1028 N. Beaver Ave, York, Ne-2

Columbus Rescue Mission, DBA/Living Water Rescue Mission, 1471 25th Ave, P.O. Box #1604,     Columbus, Ne-1

Community Bible Church of Lushton, 235 Gilbert, Lushton Community, Henderson, Ne-3

Cornerstone Sports Complex, 426 Florida Court, York, NE-1

Council 1708 Building Corp, %Knights of Columbus, P.O. Box #222, York, Ne-1

East Hill Church of Christ, 1225 East 10th Street, York, Ne-5

Emmanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church, 806 N. Beaver Ave, York, Ne-4

Epworth Village, 2119 N. Division Ave, P.O. Box %503, York, Ne-7

Evangelical Mennonite Brethren Church of Henderson, (Faith Evangelical Bible Church)-740 S. Main Street, Henderson, Ne-2

Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church Missouri Syod of York, 1604 East 12th Street, York, Ne-1

First Christian Church of York, 2121 N. Delaware Ave, York, Ne-2

First Evangelical Lutheran Church of McCool Jct, P.O. Box #248, McCool Jct, Ne-1

First Presbyterian Church of York, 414 N. Delaware Ave, York, Ne-1

First United Evangelical Lutheran Church of York, 1211 East 14th Street, York, Ne-1

First United Methodist Church of York Foundation, 309 East 7th Street, York, Ne-1

Four Corners Health Department, 2101 N. Lincoln Ave, York, Ne-1

Fraternal Order of Eagles York Aerie, 605 N. Lincoln Ave, York, Ne-1

G. Mennonite Brethren Church, % Brad Goossen, 801 South Z Road, Henderson, Ne-1

German Evangelical Luther Church (St.Peter’s), 2320A Highway #69, Gresham, Ne-1

Goodwill Industries, 2100 Judson Street, Lincoln, Ne-1

Grace Children’s Home Co., P.O. Box #519, Henderson, Ne-11

Grace Mission Inc., P.O. Box #126, Henderson, Ne-1

Grand Lodge I.O.O.F. of Nebraska, 1008 S. Hutchins Ave, York, Ne-1

Gresham Community Club, P.O. Box #161, Gresham, Ne-2

Henderson Community Hospital, (Henderson Health Care Services), 1621 Front Street, Henderson, Ne-1

Henderson Health Care Services, 1621 Front Street, Henderson, Ne-3

Henderson Heritage & Tourism Inc. P.O. Box #336, Henderson, Ne-1

Irvin J. Blum Post #1609, (Veteran’s of Foreign Wars Post #1609), %Fred Stuertz, 1009 Road 9 York, Ne-1

League of Human Dignity Housing Development Corp, 1601 P Street, Lincoln, Ne-1

Masonic Temple Company, P.O Box #21, York, Ne-1

McCool Junction Iron Station G518, 109 South 5th, McCool Junction, Ne-2

Mennonite Brethren Church, %Brad Goossen, 801 South Z Road, Henderson, Ne-3

MOSIAC, Attn: Nancy Halliburton, 4980 South 118th Street, Omaha, Ne-4

Nebraska Evangelical Lutheran High School Association, 203 Kendall, Waco, Ne-9

Peace Evangelical Lutheran Congregation, P.O. Box #35, Waco, Ne-2

Pentecostal Church of God I.M. Reborn Rocky MTNS Region, 74 S. Nebraska Ave, York, Ne-1

Presbyterian Church of Gresham/The, P.O. Box #125 Gresham, Ne-1

Presbyterian Memorial Foundation, Inc., Attn: Cindy Naber, 1017 Road K, York, Ne-1

Region V Foundation, 1430 South Street, Suite #230, Lincoln, Ne-6

Saint Patrick’s Catholic Church, (McCool Junction), P.O. Box #57, Exeter, Ne-1

St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church of Waco, 1011 Road U, Waco, Ne-1

St. Joseph’s Catholic Church of York, NE/The, 505 N. East Ave, York, Ne-2

Tabitha, Inc., 4720 Randolph Street, Lincoln, Ne-1

Trustees of 1st Congregation Church of Arborville, (Arborville Church), %Bruce Bedient, 2302 North Y           Road,   Hampton, NE-1

Trustees of Councils Union Church, %Adeline M.Otto, 705 P.O. Box #481, York, Ne-1

Trustees of 1st Methodist Episcopal Church, (Methodist Church of Waco), P.O. Box #161 Waco, Ne-1

Trustees of M.E. Church of Bradshaw, (United Methodist Church of Bradshaw), 150 W Fulton, Bradshaw, Ne-1

Trustees of Presbyterian Church of Gresham, P.O. Box #125, Gresham, Ne-1

Trustees of the United Methodist Church, (Ebenezer Church), %Doug Bruns, 2208 Road 11, Waco, Ne-1

United Brethren Church, (United Methodist Church of McCool Junction), P.O. Box #86, McCool Junction,           Ne-1

United Methodist Church of Bradshaw, 150 W. Fulton, Bradshaw, Ne-1

York Adopt a Pet %Katie North, 228 East 5th Street, York, Ne-2

York Baptist Church of York, Nebraska, P.O. Box #7, York, Ne-1

York College, 1125 East 10th Street, York, Ne-44

York Community Foundation, (Wessel’s Living History Farm), %Elaine Stuhr, 208 Road 18, Bradshaw,    Ne-1

York Congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses, %Steve Florer, 428 East 18th Street, York, Ne-1

York Evangelical Free Church, P.O. Box #92, York, Ne-1

York General Health Care Services, 2222 N Lincoln Ave, York, Ne-10

York Lodge #1024 BPOE, (Elks Lodge #1024 BPOE), 121 West 6th Street, York, Ne-1

Yorkshire Playhouse, P.O. Box #413, York, Ne-1


Moved by Sikes, seconded by Buller to approve the New Application Filed for Exemption for the 2014 Tax Year, roll call: yeas; Sikes, Buller, Shellington and Bamesberger, nays none, Bulgrin absent, motion carried.


York College, Irr tr #139 31-11-2 7.38 acres used for student athletics and intramural activities.

York College, Lot 1-4 Blk 8 and Vac S ½ 10th St and Alley Adj College Add City of York used for student             activities.

York College, Lot 7-12 Blk 8 and Vac S ½ 10th St, W ½ Vac Michigan Ave & Ally Adj College Add City             of York student intramural activities

Grace Children’s Home Henderson, South half of lot 28 and South half of lot 40 except the 12.7 tenths feet of the       south165 feet of lot 40 in third addition to the City of Henderson, property joins N ½ of this lot and provides space for numerous recreational and vocational activities as required by our license with Health and Human Services.


Moved by Sikes, seconded by Buller to approve the tax list corrections as presented by the Assessor; roll call: yeas, Sikes, Buller, Shellington and Bamesberger, nays none, Bulgrin absent motion carried.



Tax List Correction                                                                                                          Tax $ Change

                                                                                                                                            Tax Year Change



#32      Birdie O Farr                                        Mobile home sold                                      +$         306.58   12YFD



#33      Loyal & Donna Schmidt                      Remove H.E.-was 100% exempt now 0% +$      1,766.32   HC96



#34      Melissa Richert & Matthew Oday       Mobile home sold                                       +$          52.60   YC12



#35      Yuliana Rodriguez-Valdez                   Mobile home sold                                      +$          50.78   12YFD



#36      Steve J Hiebner                                    Move pivot to correct tax district               -$         454.44    96HFD



#37      Steven J Hiebner                                  Place pivot in correct tax district               +$        457.78    96BFD                                                                                                                                                                                      



#38      NE Game & Parks Comm                    NE G&P doesn’t receive tax credit           +$          45.26    96HFD



#39      NE Game & Parks Comm                    NE G&P doesn’t receive tax credit           +$            8.66    96BFD                                                                                                                                                                                       



#40      Leonard O Duell                                  Mobile home removed                               -$         190.64    YC12



#41      Jarvis Fayle                                          Mobile home removed                               -$           87.34    YC12                                                                                                                                                                                       



#42      Jarvis Fayle                                          Mobile home removed                               -$           86.82    YC12



#43      Teresa Flaming                                    Mobile home burned                                  -$           56.70    YC12                                                                                                                                                                                       



#44      Clara M or Bernard J McConnell        Mobile home removed                               -$         292.56    12YFD                                                                                                                                                                                       



#45      Clara M or Bernard J McConnell        Mobile home removed                               -$         288.84    12YFD                                                                                                                                                                                       



All corrections are listed in the tax list book kept on file in the York County Assessor’s Office..


At 10:18 a.m. the Board of Equalization closed and reconvenes to the Board of Commissioners.



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Bill Bamesberger, Chairman                                                 Kelly Turner, County Clerk

York County Board of Commissioners                                 York County, Nebraska