The York County Board of Commissioners met according to law on Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at 8:30 a.m. as per notice in the York News Times on May 7, 2015, with Chairman Bill Bamesberger presiding, with Kurt Bulgrin, Randy Obermier, Paul Buller and Jack Sikes.  Also present at the meeting was Melanie Wilkinson, correspondent for the York News Times and Kelly Turner, County Clerk.


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 Act was posted outside the door along with copies in the back of the Board Room.  Proof of publication was also available.


Moved by Sikes, seconded by Bulgrin to approve the minutes of the April 28, 2015, roll call; yeas, Sikes, Bulgrin, Buller, Obermier and Bamesberger, nays none, motion carried.


Moved by Bulgrin, seconded by Obermier, to adopt the agenda for Tuesday, May 12, 2015 with the deletion of the 10:15 agenda item meet with Carol Knieriem from CASA with annual report and request for funds, roll call; yeas, Bulgrin, Obermier, Buller, Sikes and Bamesberger; nays, none; motion carried.



There were no General Assistance at this time.



Moved by Obermier, seconded by Sikes to approve the payroll and vendor claims with the added claim to Cutting Edge Lawn Care in the amount of $700.00 , roll call; yeas, Obermier, Sikes, Buller, Bulgrin and Bamesberger; nays none;  motion carried.

William Bamesberger, payroll-General


Kurt Bulgrin, payroll-General


Paul Buller, payroll-General


Randy Obermier, payroll-General


Jack Sikes, payroll-General


Samantha Jacobsen, payroll-General


Amanda Ring, payroll-General


Kelly Turner, payroll-General


Gia Adelson, payroll-General


Jessica Hansen, payroll-General


Megan Meister, payroll-General


Tami Norquest, payroll-General


Brenda Scavo, payroll-General


Wendy Jensen,payroll-General


Ann Charlton, payroll-General


Carol Gocke, payroll-General


Janet Veleba, payroll-General


Mary S Volkmer, payroll-General


Mary Johnson, payroll-General


Sharilyn Steube, payroll-General


Nancy Waldron, payroll-General


Kacee Thompson, payroll-General


Beverly Nelson, payroll-General,relief


Dennis Crowell, payroll-General


Penny Hulse, payroll-General


Clifford Powers, payroll-General


Gerald Peterson, payroll-General


Susan Stahr, payroll-General


Stephanie Stanley, payroll-General


Donald Copeland, payroll-General


Amanda Djernes, payroll-General


Jeana Due, payroll-General


Harlene Garnhart, payroll-General


Joshua Gillespie, payroll-General


Cameron Hale, payroll-General


Alex Hildebrand, payroll-General


Lisa Johnson, payroll-General


Brad Melby, payroll-General


Robert A Penner, payroll-General


April Prusia, payroll-General


Dale Radcliff, payroll-General


Maria Scamehorn, payroll-General


Janice Stuhr, payroll-General


Paul Vrbka, payroll-General


Bruce Winn, payroll-General


Benjamin Dennis, payroll-General


Candace Dick, payroll-General


Cynthia Grooms, payroll-General


Deborah Swedenburg, payroll-General


Jamie Martelle, payroll-General


Wanda Saum, payroll-General


Megan Faller, payroll-General


Brittney Garretson, payroll-General


Niclaus Marsden, payroll-General


Sandra Murphy, payroll-General


Steve Murphy, payroll-General


John Prusia, payroll-General


Jerika Taylor, payroll-General


Valarie Vice,payroll-General


Brian Welch, payroll-General


Rachael Crowdell, payroll-General


Donald Sandman, payroll-General


Nicholas Wollenburg, payroll-General


Lori Byers, payroll-General & Aging


Carla Green, payroll-General & Aging


Norman Johnson, payroll-General


Shirley McCall, payroll-General


Paula Rollins, payroll-General


Dora Smith, payroll-General


Steven Bliss, payroll-Road


Steve Brackhan, payroll-Road


Kevin Butzke, payroll Road


Ila Chapman, payroll-Road


Norman Dickey, payroll-Road


Randy Doremus, payroll-Road


Richard Doremus,payroll-Road


Mark Fagan, payroll-Road


Brad Friedli, payroll-Road


Kermith Friesen, payroll-Road


William Heine, payroll-Road


Shawn Hobbs, payroll-Road


Herb Ihde, payroll-Road


Justin Jacobsen, payroll-Road


Larry Johnson, payroll-Road


Casey Keim, payroll-Road


Franklin H. Keim, payroll-Road


Matthew Kline, payroll-Road


Rudy Koehler, payroll-Road


Auddie Mills, payroll-Road


Ryan Minary, payroll-Road


Thomas Mommens,payroll-Road


Dillon Nielsen, payroll-Road


Patrick O’Brien, payroll-Road


Terry Paulsen, payroll-Road


William Payne, payroll-Road


Max Rea, payroll-Road


Joanne Staehr, payroll-Road


Charles Starbuck, payroll-Road


Edward Tritt, payroll-Road


Gary Van Ness, payroll-Road


Lawrence Waiss, payroll-Road


David Whiles, payroll-Road


George Wochner, payroll-Road


Robert Sautter, payroll-Visitor Promotion


 Janet Hines, payroll-Aging


Verla Krula, payroll-Aging


Jerri Merklinger, payroll-Aging


Gerald Hinrichs, payroll-Emer Mgnt


Doug Deprez, payroll-Weed






Fund                   Name                                                           Description                              Total      


Road                   Ace Irrigation and MFG                  Culverts                                                       6,340.80

General              Adams County Sheriff                                Court Costs                  37.36

Road                   Allied Oil & Supply, Inc.                     Grease                                                          756.20

Visit Promo       Avery Outdoor                                             Media-Advertising        250.00

Road                   Baum Hydraulics Corp                                Equipment Repair                499.30

General              Bigelow, Brad                                              Mental Health Board     75.00

General              Bishop, Aaron                                              Mental Health Board     75.00

General, Rd        Black Hills Energy                                      Heating Fuels                  2,181.40

General              Braman, Marjorie             Retirement                                                   11.00

General              Bredenkamp, Patricia              Retirement                                                   10.00

General              Buller, Paul J                           Reimbursement                                           60.00

Road                   Butler County Landfill, Inc.                        Road & Bridge Supplies 115.40

Aging, General  Byers, Lori A                           Reimbursement                                           507.13

General              Capital Business Systems, Inc.                   Printing & Publication        160.42

Road                   Car Parts Inc.                                               Shop Supplies             27.48

General              Cash-Wa Candy Company                          Board of Prisoners            471.10

Aging                 Cash-Wa Distributing Co.                           Health Promotion          463.88

Road                   Caterpillar Financial Services Corp           Graders & Loaders              49,278.80

General              Charlton, Ann L                           Reimbursement                                           553.15

General              Clay County Sheriff                                    Court Costs                  18.25

Road                   Compulink, LTD.                                        Computer Consultation      1,000.00

General              Cornerstone Bank                                        Data Processing         45.00

Road                   Cornhusker Cleaning Systems Inc.             Shop Supplies             99.24

General              Cuda, Sharon                            Retirement                                                   10.00

General              CWC of York, Inc.                                      Office Supplies/Equipment      68.50

Road                   Daimler Financial                                       Cars & Trucks                            78,668.38

General              Dell Business Credit                                   Office Supplies                         239.98

Road                   Dibbern Machine                                         Road Equip Repair                            184.00

General              Dugan-Henrichs, Jennie                              Autopsy Costs                              375.00

General, Road,

Visit Promo       Eakes Office Plus                                        Office Supplies                         1,239.77

Aging                 Eckard, Linda                                              Mileage Allowance                      73.60

Road                   Fastenal Industrial & Const Supply            Shop Tools/Equip Repair       48.79

General              Fillman Law Offices                                   Court Costs                              9,388.50

Road                   Filter Care                                                   Equipment Repair                            87.90

Visit Promo       Flagship Publishing, Inc.                             Dues  300.00

Road                   Friesen, Kermith D                                       Reimbursement                                           30.00

General              GIS Workshop                                             Data Processing                     12,500.00

General              Global Tech Inc.                                          Data Processing                     7,940.59

General              Grand Central Foods                                   Board of Prisoners                        4,133.35

General              Great Plains Pest Management, Inc.           Janitorial Supplies                         62.00

General              GT Distributors, Inc.-Austin                       Uniform Allowance                      12.95

General              Hall County Sheriff                                     Court Costs                              8.42

General              Hecht, Harry                              Retirement                                                   16.00

Road                   Hiebner Body Shop                                     Equipment Repair                            5,200.00

Aging                 Hines, Janet K                                       Reimbursement                                           49.45

Road                   Hinz Repair                                                 Equipment Repair                            667.10

General              Hometown Leasing                                     Office Equipment/Rental         480.00

Road                   HTR (Klute Truck Equipment)                   Equipment Repair                            353.85

General              Jackson Services Inc.                                  Maintenance Agreement                     94.00

General              JEO Consulting Group, Inc.                        Hazard Mitigation                      5,373.50

Road                   Johnson Sand & Gravel Co, Inc.                 Gravel & Royalty                          11,314.20

Road                   Kimball Midwest                                        Shop Supplies                         288.38

Visit Promo       Lamar Companies, The                               Media-Advertising                    490.00

General              Lancaster County Sheriff                            Court Costs                              24.05

General              Larue Distributing, Inc.                                 Equipment                                                   162.32

Road                   Logan Contractors Supply Inc.                   Equipment Repair                            998.97

General              Lowe, Stephen G.                                        Mental Health Board                 75.00

Road                   Lyle Signs, Inc.                                            Signs & Posts                              2,241.00

Road                   Mac Tools Distributor                                 Shop Tools                              21.99

General              Mailfinance Inc.                                          Office Equipment                     840.21

General              Mauler, Sharon                                            Mental Health Board                 75.00

General              Mefferd, Michael                                        Mental Health Board                 75.00

General              Microfilm Imaging Systems, Inc.               Data Processing                     293.00

General              Mid America First Call, Inc.                       Autopsy Costs                              312.60

General              Mid-American Research Chemical            Janitorial Supplies                         234.50

General              MIPS Inc.                                                     Data Processing                     1,360.65

General              Mogul’s Transmission, Inc.                        Fuel   727.32

General              Moore Medical, LLC                                  Medical-Prisoners                        122.34

Road                   Moses Motor Co.                                         Equipment Repair                            41.27

General, Rd        Naber’s Locksmith Service                                       Miscellaneous                                             63.80

General              NE Clerks of District Ct Assoc.                  Dues    75.00

General              NE Emergency Service Comm.                  Dues    75.00

General              NE Public Health Environmental Lab        Drug & Alcohol Test                  315.00

General, Rd        NE Public Power District                           Electricity                                                    4,209.76

Weed                  NE Weed Control                                        Dues  125.00

General, Rd        Nebraskaland Glass                                     Fuel/Equip Repair                            584.63

Road                   Nissan Electric LLC                                    Building & Ground Supplies            862.00

General              North Office Supply                                    Office Supplies                         80.33

General              Northern Lawn & Underground                  Building & Ground                           113.76

General              O’Keefe Elevator Company, Inc.                Maintenance Agreement                     385.47

Road                   O’Reilly Auto Parts                                     Shop Supplies/Equip Repair  13.26

Road                   Overhead Door Co.                                      Building & Ground                           1,342.00

General              Paper Tiger Shredding                                       Miscellaneous                                             35.00

Road                   Paulsen, Terry L                                       Reimbursement                                           30.00

Road                   Pavelka Truck & Trailer Repair                 Equipment Repair                            103.26


Visit Promo       Perennial Public Power District                           Electricity                                                    408.61

General              Physicians Laboratory Services PC            Autopsy Costs                              900.00

General              Pieper Plumbing & Well Drilling Inc.        Building & Ground                           6,419.87

Road                   John Deere Financial (Plains Equipment)  Equipment Repair                            796.41

General, Rd        Platte Valley Communications                   Safety Equipment                     235.85

Road                   Power Plan                                                   Equipment Repair                            690.05

General              Pro Printing & Graphics                             Voting Supplies                         140.00

Aging                 Ramp, Paul                                                  May Entertainment                50.00

Road, Weed       Rasmussen Auto Parts                                 Shop Tools/Supplies/Fuel      830.82

General              Rasmussen Mechanical Services, Inc.        Maintenance Agreement                     2,764.00

Road                   RDO Truck Center Co                                 Equipment Repair                            477.44

General              Reetz, Melvin                           Retirement                                                   12.00

General              Ronco Plumbing                                          Maintenance Agreement                     184.00

Road                   Rose Holdings Inc.                                      Road & Bridge                            2,883.38

Road                   Sapp Bros Petroleum, Inc.                           Fuel   445.64

Visit Promo       Sautter, Robert R                                       Reimbursement                                           301.30

General              Seams Possible                                            Uniform Allowance                      15.00

Emerg Mgmt     Seward County Courthouse                         Gary Petersen                         3,899.14

Aging                 Spartan Stores, LLC.                                   Health Promotion                      3,616.74

General              Stabenow, Cheryl                                        Mental Health Board                 60.00

General              Stahr & Associated                                     Contractual Services                         200.00

Road                   Starbuck, Charles L                                       Reimbursement                                           30.00

General              DAS Central Finance/DAS Comm             Equipment Rental                            448.00

General              Svehla Law Offices                                     Court Costs                              4,702.50

General              Thayer County Sheriff’s Office                  Court Costs                              28.89

Road                   Thermo King Christensen                           Shop Tools/Equip Repair       3,811.81

General              Thomson Reuters/West Payment Center    Legal Fees                                2,426.68

General              Time Warner Cable                                     Dues    89.25

General              Trans Union Risk & Alternative                     Equipment                                                   110.00

General              Turner, Kelly B                                       Reimbursement                                           57.50

General              University of Nebraska                               Office Equipment                     1,350.71

General              UNL Print and Copy Services                     Office Supplies                         119.00

Visit Promo       USA Outdoor II, LLC.                                 Media-Advertising                    390.00

General, Rd        Verizon Wireless Services LLC                 Telephone Service                           795.91

Road                   Village of Bradshaw                                    Water   24.55

General              Waldron, Nancy                                       Reimbursement                                           116.15

General              Walgreens                                                    Medical-Prisoners                        1,391.98

General, Rd

E911 Wireless,

911 Emerg,


Relief & Med    Windstream Communication                      Telephone Service                           3,776.52

General              JS Wurm & Associates                               Court Costs                              110.50

Road                   York Ace Hardware                                     Shop Tools/Supplies               317.67

Aging                 York Area Senior Center                             May Contribution                  272.00

General              York County Court                                      Court Costs                              1,148.75

Visit Promo       York County Development Corp                                       Miscellaneous                                             5,148.70

General              York County District Court                        Court Costs                              131.00

General              York County Sheriff                                       Fuel/Equip/Miscellaneous                          3,503.78

Inherit Tax         York County Treasurer                               Transfers-Area on Aging               16,500.00

Road                   York Equipment, Inc.                                  Equipment Repair                            42.75

Road, Weed       York Farm Supply LLC                              Equipment Repair                            16.00

General              York Medical Clinic PC                              Medical-Prisoners                        142.92

General, Aging  York Printing Company, LLC                     Data Processing/Office Supplies                                                                562.33




There were no interfund transfers at this time.


Dave Merrill and C.J. Johnson from Region V Systems and Region V Services met with the Board of Commissioners to give Annual Report.


Met with Jon Day from Blue Valley Behavioral Health for update on Substance Abuse Program.


At 9:30 a.m. as advertised on April 29, 2015, in the York News Times, Chairman Bamesberger declared a public hearing be held to hear support, opposition, suggestions, criticism or observation to discuss Relation to Revenue Bond in care of York General Hospital.  Those who spoke were Chuck Shultz, Parker Schenken and Blaine Spady.  At 9:39 The public hearing was closed.


Moved by Obermier, seconded by Bulgrin to adopt Resolution #15-24 for Hospital Revenue and Refunding Bond (York General Hospital Project TEFRA); roll call; yeas, Obermier, Bulgrin, Buller, Sikes and Bamesberger, nays none, motion carried.


                                                            Resolution #15-24


                                                EXTRACT FROM MINUTES OF MEETING OF

                                                            BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS OF

                                                THE COUNTY OF YORK, NEBRASKA


            A regular meeting of the Board of Commissioners of The County of York, Nebraska, was convened in open and public session at 8:30 a.m. on May 12, 2015, in the County Commissioners Room at the County Courthouse, 510 N. Lincoln Ave, in York, Nebraska.  Present were: Bill Bamesberger, Jack Sikes, Randy Obermier, Kurt Bulgrin, and Paul Buller.  Absent were: none. Notice of the meeting was given in advance thereof by publication in the York News Times on April 29, 2015, the designated method for giving notice.  Notice of the meeting was also given in advance to the Chairperson and all members of the Board of Commissioners.  Availability of the agenda was communicated in the advanced notice and in the notice to the Chairperson and Board of Commissioners.  The Chairperson publicly stated at the beginning of the meeting to all in attendance that a current copy of the Nebraska Open Meetings Act was available for review and indicated the location of such copy in the room where the meeting was being held.  All proceedings hereafter shown were taken while the meeting was open to the attendance of the public.

            At 9:30 a.m., the Chairperson announced that it was time for the Commissioners to conduct a public hearing concerning the proposed issuance of Hospital Revenue and Refunding Bonds (York General Hospital Project), Series 2015, by Hospital Authority No. 1 of York County, Nebraska.  The Clerk stated that the special notice of hearing had been published in the York News times on April 29, 2015, and that an affidavit of such publication was on file in the Clerk’s office.  The Chairperson then opened the hearing.  The following persons appeared: Chuck Schulz, Parker Schenken and Blaine Spady.  After hearing all persons desiring to be heard, the Chairperson declared the hearing closed.

Commissioner Bamesberger then introduced a resolution as set forth below, Commissioner Obermier moved for the passage of such resolution which motion was seconded by Bulgrin.  The Chairperson stated that the question was: “Shall said resolution be adopted?”  Upon roll call vote the following voted “AYE”, Obermier, Bulgrin, Buller, Sikes and Bamesberger.  The Following voted “NAY”, none.  Whereupon the Chairperson declared said resolution adopted.  A true and correct copy of said resolution is as follows:


BE IT RESOLVED by the Board of Commissioners of The County of York, in the State of Nebraska, (the “County”) as follows:



            Section 1.  The Board of Commissioners hereby find and determines that the Hospital Authority No. 1 of York County, Nebraska (the “Authority”) is a hospital authority under Section 23-3579, R.R.S. Neb, as amended  (the “Act”), and the following are the Trustees and officers of the Authority:


Name                                      Position Held

Sally Ruben                            Chairperson

Gary Bredenkamp                  Vice Chairperson

Scott Hinze                             Secretary

Douglas Driewer                    Assistant Secretary

Chuck Harris                          Trustee

Alan Janzen                            Trustee

Jim Green                               Trustee

(Vacant)                                  (Trustee)


Section 2.  The Board of Commissioners hereby finds and determines that special notice of public hearing has been published in the York News Times on April 29, 2015, and that a public hearing pursuant to said notice has been conducted by the Board of Commissioners on the proposal to issue revenue and refunding bonds by the Authority at the time and place as specified in said notice and all persons who appeared were given an opportunity to express their views for or against the proposal to issue said bonds to provide for the following (1) paying the costs of acquiring and constructing additions and improvements to and renovations of the hospital and health care facilities of York General Health Care Services, a nonprofit corporation organized under the laws of the State of Nebraska (the “Borrower”) and equipment for such additions, improvements and renovations, including but not limited to renovation and construction of approximately 20,000 square feet of rehabilitation services facilities and surgical suites (collectively, the “New Project”), (2) refunding the Authority’s outstanding Health Care Facilities Revenue Bonds (York General Hospital Project), Series 2010, date of original issuance-September 30, 2010, outstanding in the principal amount of $6,530,000, which were issued to finance the costs of additions and improvements (including construction of replacement wings) to the Borrower’s existing hospital facilities and equipment for such additions, improvements and existing facilities (including but not limited to expansion of patient rooms and specialty clinic, expansion and relocation of emergency room facilities, admissions, physical therapy department, surgery department and dietary facilities; hereinafter collectively the “prior Project”; the New Project and Prior Project are collectively referred to as the (“Project”) and (3) funding of reserves and issuance costs as and to the extent determined appropriate, and all objection or other comments relating to the issuance of such bonds have been heard, and the Board of Commissioners hereby finds and determines: (i) that a general, functional description of the Project has been described in said notice of hearing and is hereby approved; (ii)that the maximum principal amount of the revenue and refunding bonds has been described in said notice of hearing and is hereby approved;(iii) that the location of the Project has been described in said notice of hearing and is hereby approved;(iv) that the initial owner, operator or manager of the Project has been described in said notice of hearing and is hereby approved.

            Section 3. As hereby approved, the authority shall issue in an amount not to exceed $9,000,000, Hospital Revenue and refunding Bonds (York General Hospital Project), Series 2015 (the “Bonds”), in one or more series, upon such terms and conditions as determined by the Authority and the Borrower.

            Section 4.  The County acknowledges that the Authority expects to designate said Bonds as its “qualified tax-exempt obligations” pursuant to Section 265(b)(3)(B)(i)(III) of the Internal revenue Code, as amended  (the “Code”) as and to the extent not determined to be “deemed designated” under Section 265(b)(3)(D) of the Code and covenants and warrants that the County (together with all subordinate issuers) does not expect to issue tax-exempt obligations in an aggregate amount in excess of $10,000,000 during calendar 2015, taking into account statutory exceptions for current refunding issues.

            Section 5. The approval provided for in this resolution is for purposes of Section 147(f) of the Code and is not intended nor should it be construed to be any review of or approval by the County of the credit of the Borrower, nor any type of guaranty or other pecuniary commitment by the County with respect to repayment of the Bonds.  The Authority is a separate corporate body from the County, and the Bonds and other obligations of the Authority shall not be a debt of the County or of any county, city or village in which the Authority is located or of the State of Nebraska (the “State”), and neither the State nor any such county, city or village shall be liable thereon, nor in any event shall they be payable out of any funds or properties other than those of the Authority, and such Bonds and obligations shall so state on their face.  The Bonds shall not constitute indebtedness within the meaning of any constitutional or statutory debt limitation of the laws of this State.

            Section 6. The Chairman and County Clerk (or either one of them) acting for and on behalf of the County are hereby authorized to execute and deliver any further documents deemed by them necessary or appropriate for or on behalf of the County to reflect the approval of the issuance of said Bonds.


Adopted this 12th day of May, 2015


The sale of York County Property Southeast Quarter (SE1/4) of the Southeast Quarter (SE1/4) of Section 34, Township 9, Range 3, was tabled until Tuesday May 26 which a proof of publication would be advertise in the York News Times.


Moved by Bulgrin seconded by Sikes adopting a fee schedule for Zoning Permits, roll call; yeas, Bulgrin, Sikes, Buller, Obermier and Bamesberger, nays none, motion carried.


Schedule of Zoning and Subdivision regulation Administrative Fees


Certificate of Zoning Compliance for Farm Buildings and Structures…………. $      .00

            Late Fee*………………………………………………………………...$100.00

Zoning Permit……………………………………………………………………$ 25.00

            Late Fee*………………………………………………………………...$100.00

·       Failure to obtain required Zoning Permits and Certificates of Zoning Compliance prior to establishment of a regulated use or initiation of construction of a building, structure, irrigation well, grain bin or any farm building shall result in a LATE FEE being charged to obtain a zoning permit or certificate of  zoning compliance as set forth in this Schedule of Fees.

Zoning or Subdivision regulation Text or Official Zoning Map Amendment…..$100.00


Conditional use………………………………………………………………….$100.00

Minor Subdivision Plat………………………………………………………….$  25.00

Preliminary Subdivision Plat**……………………………………………. …..$100.00

Final Subdivision Platt**………………………………………………….........$   50.00

·       If the County Board of Commissioners determine that professional assistance is needed to review a preliminary or final plat, the cost of such professional assistance shall be paid by the subdivider in accordance with Section 502.03 of the York County Subdivision regulations.


At 10:07 a.m. as advertise on April 28, 2015, in the York News Times,  Chairman Bamesberger declared a public hearing be held to hear support, opposition, suggestions, criticism or observation to discuss, updating Zoning Regulations, including proposed changes to the Airport Hazard Overlay District and the Rural Commercial/Industrial District, Subdivision Regulations and update Comprehensive Plan. Benjamin Dennis, Zoning Administrator and Orval Stahr spoke on the matter.


            No one was present from the public to speak to the matter; therefore, the public hearing was closed at 10:19 a.m.


Moved by Bulgrin, seconded by Obermier to accept the resignation letter from Don Sandman, Veterans Service Officer, roll call; yeas, Bulgrin, Obermier, Sikes and Bamesberger, nays none, Buller abstained, motion carried.


Moved by Bulgrin, seconded by Sikes to accept the recommendation from the Veterans Service Board to hire Nick Wollenburg to be the York County Veterans Service Officer, roll call; yeas, Bulgrin, Sikes, Obermier, Buller and Bamesberger, nays none motion carried.


There was no discussion for executive session



Moved by Bulgrin, seconded by Buller to keep the railroad crossing open  on Road L between 12th street and Hwy 34 for Quiet Zone, roll call; yeas, Bulgrin and Buller, nays Sikes, Obermier and Bamesberger, motion failed.


Moved by Obermier, seconded by Sikes to close the railroad crossing on Road L between 12th street and Hwy 34 for Quiet Zone, roll call; yeas, Obermier, Sikes and Bamesberger, nays Bulgrin and Buller, motion carried.


Dennis Maggart with NACO, met with the Board with Health Insurance quotes.


Moved by Sikes, seconded by Obermier, to approve Special Designated Liquor License Application from Chances R to serve alcohol for a reception on June 13, 2015; roll call; yeas, Sikes, Obermier, Buller, Bulgrin and Bamesberger, nays none, motion carried.


FEE REPORTS (reports were reviewed and placed on file)

County Clerk, April 2015                                                      $23,646.99

Clerk of the District Court, April 2015                                    $ 974.82

Sheriff Department, February 2015                                        $6,629.09


County Treasurer – Fund Balances as of April 30, 2015

General                                                                             $2,642,154.31

Roads                                                                                $1,528,549.43

Highway Bridge Buy Back Program                                   $257,828.29

Adult Diversion                                                                       $4,377.68

Juvenile Diversion                                                                  $2,752.30

Child Support Enforcement Cty Atty                                   $24,695.63

Reappraisal                                                                            $14,243.50

ROD Preservation Fund                                                          $9,552.98

Employment Security                                                           $23,694.08

Area on Aging                                                                       $39,804.94

Relief & Medical                                                                  $13,001.25

State Institutions                                                                     $5,898.48

Veterans Aid Fund                                                                $27,589.14

Busy Wheels                                                                            $6,758.20

STOP                                                                                       $6,290.33

York Co Drug Fund                                                               $18,905.10

Federal Drug Law Enf                                                           $16,736.67

Federal Drug Law Cty Att                                                       $2,782.38

Debt Service                                                                        $657,300.86

Inheritance Tax                                                                 $2,533,615.94

911 Wireless Serv                                                                 $29,492.53

911 Wireless Serv Holding                                                 $168,826.12

Emergency Mgmt                                                                  $63,750.62

Noxious Weed Dist                                                               $21,536.48

Ambulance                                                                            $56,959.09

911 Emergency                                                                    $125,949.01

CDBG                                                                                           $10.01

Co Visitors Impr Fund                                                        $139,577.50

Visitors Promotion                                                               $ 90,095.85


Committee reports were given.


The Chairman declared the meeting adjourned at 11:41 a.m.  The next meeting will be held May 26, 2015 at 8:30 a.m. in the County Commissioners Room, lower level of the Courthouse for the regular meeting.


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William H. Bamesberger, Chairman                                     Kelly Turner, County Clerk 

York County Board of Commissioners                                 York, Nebraska