The Bode City Council met in regular session Monday March 4, 2024 at 5:30PM in the council chambers. Council members Tepner, Hasfjord, and Miller were present; absent Fulwider and McKenna. Mayor Peterson arrived at 5:40PM, the meeting was called to order. A motion was made by Tepner, second by Miller to approve the agenda as posted. All ayes, motion carried. A motion was made by Tepner, second by Hasfjord to approve the minutes from the February 5th council meeting. All ayes, motion carried.

A motion was made by Tepner, second by Miller to approve a contract from Mosquito Control of Iowa for the upcoming season, in the amount of $1820. All ayes, motion carried.

Spring Clean-up Day has been set for May 23rd from Noon-8pm. Details will be provided in the April Newsletter.

A motion was made by Miller, second by Tepner to approve the Proposed Property Tax Max Levy for fiscal year July 1, 2024-June 30, 2025 and set public hearing as Monday April 1st at 5:30PM in the council chambers. All ayes, motion carried.

A second proposal to replace the rest of the lighting, in the city owned buildings, with LED lighting was received from Crahan Electric in the amount of 3,507.24. Following discussion, a motion was made by Miller, second by Tepner to approve this estimate. All ayes, motion carried.

A motion was made by Miiler, second by Hasfjord to approve a building permit for a fence and gate at 304 College Ave. All ayes, motion carried.

The following bills were examined and approved for payment:

Monthly Gross Wages††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 8532.35†††††††††††††† Central Iowa Dist.†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 254.00

IPERS†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 1456.52†††††††††††††† CenturyLink††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 368.34

Fed & FICA††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 1936.70†††††††††††††† Hawkins Inc††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 227.40

Farmers Coop LP†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 1746.32†††††††††††††† Carquest Auto Parts†††††††††††††††††††††††† 14.20

Humboldt County Landfill assessment†††† 1215.00†††††††††††††† Humboldt Newsppaer††††††††††††††††††† 72.59

Bomgaars††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† †††††††††††††††††† 64.73†††††††††††††† North Central Iowa Supply††††††††††† 22.78

Quill Corporation toner††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 133.98††††††††††††††† Taste of Home renewal††††††††††††††††† 20.00

Bode Fire department 2023 meetings††††† 3940.00†††††††††††††† City of Spencer landfill fees††††††††† 251.36

MidAmerican Energy††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 1589.85†††††††††††††† J & A Outdoor equipment ††††††††††† ††95.94

Abens-Marty-Curran Firemanís Health†††† 1192.00

 

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† General†††††††††††††††† 13,439.33

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Road Use Tax††††† ††††† 803.51

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Water †††††††††††††††††† ††††††550.14

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Landfill/garbage††† 1,508.36

 

 

A motion was made by Tepner, second by Miller to adjourn @ 6:15PM.

 

 

Becky Struthers, City Clerk