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Jones County Board of Supervisors
319 462-2378
Weekly meetings on Tuesday at 9 a.m. in the Board Room on the first floor of the Jones County Courthouse at 500 W. Main St., Anamosa IA.
Contact the Auditor's Office at 319 462-2282 to be placed on the Board's agenda.
Agenda notices are typically issued on Friday afternoons. Changes to the agenda may be made with 24 hours advance notice.
 L-R: Ned Rohwedder, Jon Zirkelbach, Chairman Wayne Manternach, Vice-Chairman Joe Oswald, Patrick Callahan
2015 Board Members
Wayne Manternach
District 1
    (319) 465-4257
Joe Oswald
District 2
(319) 465-3888
Jon Zirkelbach
District 3
(319) 480-9550
Ned Rohwedder
District 4
(319) 484-2693
Patrick Callahan
District 5
(319) 462-0135
Board Minutes
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Board Room, Jones County Courthouse

500 W. Main St, Anamosa IA


     The Jones County Board of Supervisors welcome public input at their meetings. The public will be provided an opportunity to comment on specific agenda items during the time the item is listed on the agenda. A public comment period is provided at the end of the meeting for items not listed on the agenda.
9:00 a.m.-Janine Sulzner, Auditor
-Approve the minutes of the November 24, 2015 meeting.
-Approve claims.
-Determine and approve the 2016 county holiday schedule.
-Open and approve bids for lease of the county farm for the 2016 and 2017 crop years.
-Discuss any final changes to the employee handbook update last reviewed with department heads in July 2015, and determine the schedule for future action.
-General update on various facility related matters, if needed. No action.
-General update on various county administrative matters, if needed. No action.
9:15 a.m.-Laurie Worden, Workplace Learning Connection - Update on career development activities in Jones County and request for consideration of FY17 financial contribution. Possible action.
9:30 a.m.-Derek Snead, Engineer
-Approve a bid and vendor contract for the modular body for the sign truck. Bids reviewed with the Board at the November 24, 2015 meeting.
-Discuss a request from the City of Monticello to reduce the speed limit to 45 miles per hour on Business 151 south from County Rd. E16 to 190th St.. Possible action.
-General update on matters related to road maintenance and projects. No action.
End of meeting-Various committee reports from the Board of Supervisors, including a schedule of upcoming meetings, if any.
-Preliminary discussion/development of the Board's priorities for the FY17 county budget.
-Items to be placed on the agenda for future Board meetings.
-Public comment period regarding items not listed on the agenda.
-Motion to adjourn.
     The agenda for the weekly Board of Supervisors' meeting is posted on the Board of Supervisors' page on the Jones County web-site:  at least 24 hours prior to the meeting.
     The deadline to submit items for the agenda is typically 2 p.m. on the Friday prior to the meeting. The agenda may be revised with at least 24 hours notice; the revised agenda will be posted and emailed in a manner similar to the original agenda.
     Contact the Jones County Auditor's Office by telephone: 319 462-2282, or by email: to submit items for the agenda, or to be added to the Board's agenda email list.