The York County Board of Commissioners met according to law on Tuesday, November 8, 2016 at 8:30 a.m. as per notice in the York News Times on November 3, 2016, 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, York 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 Obermier, seconded by Sikes, to approve the minutes of the October 25, 2016, Board of Commissioners meeting; roll call: yeas, Obermier, Sikes, Bulgrin, Buller  and Bamesberger ; nays, none; motion carried.


Moved by Sikes, seconded by Bulgrin, to adopt the agenda for Tuesday November 8, 2016, roll call: yeas, Sikes, Bulgrin, Buller, Obermier and Bamesberger; nays, none; motion carried.


Kim Regier met with the Board to discuss the roads and ditches in the York County.



There were no General Assistance at this time.



Moved by Bulgrin, seconded by Sikes, to approve the payroll in the amount of $148,556.15 and vendor claims, roll call: yeas; Bulgrin, Sikes, Buller, Obermier and Bamesberger; nays; none; motion carried.

Fund                  Name                                                           Description                              Total      


General              A & D Technical Supply Co, Inc.                                 Maintenance                                                505.00

Road                   A & L Trucking, LLC                                       Miscellaneous                                             876.29

General              Barker Company, Inc., Bob                                Equipment                                                   143.49

General, Rd        Black Hills Energy                                      Heating Fuels                              1,166.14

General              Blue Knight Security, Inc.                           Security Contract                         582.00

Road                   Bosselman                                                   Fuel 15,165.00

General              Burda, Megan                                       Mileage/Dues                                              1,009.39

General, Aging  Byers, Lori A                                       Reimbursement                                           92.69

General              Capital Business Systems, Inc.                   Printing & Publication                    150.84

General              Consolidated Management Company         Dues      8.74

General              Crawford, Tanya L                                       Reimbursement                                           132.00

General              CWC of York, Inc.                                      Office Supplies/Equipment      125.00

General              Dawson County Sheriff                               Court Costs                              6.00

Road                   Dell Marketing L.P.                                    Office Equipment                     197.49

General              Dennis, Benjamin B                                       Reimbursement                                           137.91

Weed                  Deprez, Douglas L                                       Reimbursement                                           194.40

General              Dick, Candace L                                       Reimbursement                                           291.71


Emerg Mgmnt   Eakes Office Plus                                        Office Supplies                         645.20

General              Election Systems & Software, Inc.             Voting Supplies                         6,987.82

General              Fillman Law Offices                                   Court Costs                              3,401.00

General              Galls/Quartermaster LLC                           Uniform Allowance                      93.93

Road                   General Fire and Safety Equipment            Safety Equipment                     732.32

Road                   Geneva Tire                                                 Equipment Repair                            573.27

General              Grafton Law Office, P.C., L.L.O.                Court Costs                              2,859.95

General              Hall County Sheriff                                     Court Costs                              34.83

General              Hamilton County Sheriff                            Drug & Alcohol Test                  126.00

General              HD Arms                                                     Safety Equipment                     235.00

Aging                 Hines, Janet K                                       Reimbursement                                           26.46

General              Hitz Towing, Inc.                                         Fuel   112.95

General              Hoblyn, Nancy                                             Mental Health Board                 95.00

General              Hometown Leasing                                     Equipment Rental                            290.00

General              Jack’s Uniforms & Equipment                   Uniform Allowance                      212.79

Road                   Jackson Services Inc.                                  Shop Supplies                         74.70

Road                   Johnson Sand & Gravel Co, Inc.                 Gravel & Royalty                          19,095.34

Road                   Johnson Trucking                                       Miscellaneous                                             1,793.12

General              Kopchos Sanitation, Inc.                                 Garbage                                                       193.00

Road                   Mainelli Wagner & Associates, Inc.                                 Engineering                                                 362.50

General              Marroquin Law Office                                Court Costs                              640.00

Road                   Matheson Tri-Gas, Inc.                               Shop Supplies                         134.95

General              Mid America First Call, Inc.                       Autopsy Costs                              880.20

Road                   Midwest Pump and Equipment Co.            Building & Ground                           2,814.00

General              MIPS Inc.                                                     Data Processing                     1,230.20

General              Mogul’s Transmission, Inc.                        Fuel   778.37

General              NE Assoc. of County Officials                   Dues  300.00

General              NE Law Enforcement Training                   Dues  150.00

General              NE Public Health Environmental Lab        Drug & Alcohol Test                  315.00

General, Rd        NE Public Power District                           Electricity                                                    5,121.54

Road                   NMC Exchange LLC                                   Equip Repair/Grader Blades    10,390.04

General              North Office Supply                                    Office Supplies                         349.08

General              O’Keefe Elevator Company, Inc.                Maintenance Agreement                     326.00

Road                   Penner’s Tire & Auto, Inc.                          Tire Repair                            32.70

Road                   Plains Equipment Group                             Shop Supplies/Equip Repair  2,169.41

General              Rasmussen Mechanical Services, Inc.        Building & Ground                           4,427.05

General              Ring, Amanda C                                       Reimbursement                                           45.90

Road                   Safety-Kleen Systems                                 Shop Supplies                         351.50

Road                   Sahling Kenworth Inc.                                 Equipment Repair                            1,322.44

General              Sarpy County Sheriff                                  Juvenile Care Costs                     1,473.92

Visit Promo       Sautter, Robert R                                       Reimbursement                                           89.10

General              Schlender, Kevin                                         Mental Health Board                 95.00

General              ServiceMaster Clean of York                     Janitorial Supplies                         39.78

Emerg Mgmnt   Seward County Courthouse                         Gary Petersen                         4,020.23

General              Seward County Sheriff                                Court Costs/Sheriff Fees         37.00

Road                   Snap-On Tools                                             Shop Tools                              50.50

General              Solutions, Inc.                                 Maintenance                                                1,500.00

General              Stahr, Susan D                                       Reimbursement                                           47.28

General              State of NE/DAS Central Finance              Equipment Rental                            448.00

General              Stephens Law Office, P.C., L.L.O.              Court Costs                              541.50

General              Steube, Sharilyn K                                       Reimbursement                                           32.29

General              Time Warner Cable                                       Internet/Dues                                               848.78

General              Trans Union Risk and Alternative                     Equipment                                                   222.00

Road                   Troester Basin Farm, Inc.                                       Miscellaneous                                             1,130.51

General              Urgent Care of York                                    Medical-Prisoners                        445.00

General              Vanguard Appraisals, Inc.                                 Maintenance                                                15,690.00

General, Rd        Verizon Wireless Services LLC                 Telephone Service                           841.43

Road                   Village of Bradshaw                       Electricity                                                    33.69

Road                   Village of McCool Junction                         Water/Sewer                                                45.00

General, Aging,

Road                   Windstream Communications                    Telephone Service                           3,000.94

General              Wollenburg, Nicholas L                                       Reimbursement                                           30.00

General, Rd        York Ace Hardware                                       Equipment/Tools/Supplies                          373.02

Inherit Tax         York Adopt-A-Pet                                       Animal Shelter Contribution      4,000.00

Aging                 York Area Senior Center                             Office Equipment                     400.00

General              York County Court                                      Court Costs                              1,219.00

General              York County District Court                        Court Costs                              72.00

General              York County Highway Dept.                       Fuel 2,042.98

General              York County Sheriff                                    Postal Services/Misc.               6,811.18

General              York Fire Department                                 Medical-Prisoners                        423.20

General              York News Times                                        Office Supplies                         43.00

General              York Printing Company                              Appraisal Supplies                         715.95




There were no interfund transfer at this time.


Moved by Buller, seconded by Bulgrin, to discontinue the Membership Agreement with Fitness Worx Corporate, roll call; yeas, Buller, Bulgrin, Sikes, Obermier and Bamesberger, nays none, motion carried.


Moved by Obermier, seconded by Bulgrin, to approve to remove the Village of Bradshaw Restrictive Covenant from  the former  fire hall which is located at 430 Lincoln Street, Bradshaw, Nebraska, roll call, yeas; Obermier, Bulgrin, Buller, Sikes and Bamesberger, nays none, motion carried.


Moved by Bulgrin, seconded by Obermier, to go into executive session at 9:07: a.m.; to prevent needless injury to an individual, roll call: yeas; Bulgrin, Obermier, Buller, Sikes and Bamesberger; nays, none; motion carried.


Moved by Sikes, seconded by Obermier, to come out of executive session at 9:18 a.m. which no action was taken; roll call: yeas; Sikes, Obermier, Buller, Bulgrin and Bamesberger; nays, none; motion carried.


Committee reports were given.


The Chairman declared the meeting adjourned at 9:19 a.m.  The next meeting will be held November 22, 2016 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