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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, Vice-Chairman Jon Zirkelbach, Chairman Joe Oswald, Wayne Manternach, Patrick Callahan
2016 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
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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 October 18, 2016 meeting.
-Approve payroll for period ending October 16, 2016.
-Action to approve the purchase of a used 2012 Chevrolet two-wheel drive pickup from Wayne Hall Chrysler, and to sell the courthouse 1990 Dodge pickup.
-Approve liquor license renewals for Fawn Creek Country Club and Anamosa Travel Mart.
-General update on various facility related matters. No action.
-General update on various county administrative matters, if needed. No action.
9:15 a.m.-Public hearing to amend the FY2017 county budget.
-Action on a resolution to adopt the FY2017 budget amendment.
-Action on a resolution to adjust the appropriations of the various county departments as a result of the adoption of the amendment to the FY2017 budget.
9:30 a.m.-Derek Snead, Engineer
-Follow-up on the drainage issue on 230th Ave. in Fairview Township.
-Action to approve payment to the Iowa Dept. of Transportation for materials testing expenses on the Amber Rd. X44 project.
-Discussion and possible action regarding the use of county owned property at 311 W. Main St., Wyoming.
-Action to approve the final plans for the bridge replacement project on County Rd. X75 over Bear Creek.
-General update on matters related to road maintenance and projects. No action.
10:00 a.m.-Discussion and possible action regarding scheduling periodic evening meetings of the Board of Supervisors.
-Approve the first consideration of Jones County, Iowa Ordinance 2016-09, an ordinance amending Chapter 5, The Private and Public Sewage Disposal Systems Rules, of Title V - Public Order, Safety & Health, of the Jones County Code of Ordinances.
-Approve the first consideration of Jones County, Iowa Ordinance 2016-10, an ordinance adding Chapter 15, Charges for Use of Water Systems in Jones County, of Title V - Public Order, Safety & Health, of the Jones County Code of Ordinances.
-Possible suspension of the provisions of Iowa Code Section 331.302(6) which requires three considerations of an ordinance prior to passage.
-Various committee reports from the Board of Supervisors, including a schedule of upcoming meetings, if any.
-Items to be placed on the agenda for future Board meetings.
10:45 a.m.-Brenda Leonard & Denny Coon, Jones County Emergency Management Commission - discuss a proposal to request a county-wide levy for emergency management purposes.
-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.