Osborne County Commissioners – August 6, 2018


- Advertisement -

Kenton Lyon met with commissioners to tell them certification to county clerk does not balance.. He discussed the position that he is advertising for and stated he had two applicants. Kenton Lyon asked to go into executive session for 15 minutes for non-elected personnel. Alfred Reif moved to go into executive session for 15 minutes for non-elected personnel, Craig Pottberg second. Vote: all, motion carried. Commissioners and Kenton Lyon went into to executive session at 9:05 a.m. at Kenton Lyon’s Office and reconvened at 9:25 a.m.

Rebecca Byrd entered meeting at 9:02 a.m. to record minutes for commissioners and left at 10:30 a.m.

Kenton Lyon presented contract for Clint Offutt for $10,000 for GIS services. Alfred Reif moved to approve Clint Offutt’s contract for GIS services for 2018 to 2019, C.W. Seaman second. Vote: all motion carried.

Brent “Bo” French met with commissioners to discussed Bluestem Environmental being bought out by GSI Engineering.  They do testing of water wells for landfills. Bo French would like to continue to work with Nick Hart who now works for GSI Engineering. Bo French presented a quote for fees. Alfred Reif moved to approve the contract with GSI Engineering for testing wells at our landfills, C.W. Seaman second. Vote: all motion carried.

Bo French stated that he will be sending Jerry Cameron to a Household Hazards Waste Course. Discussion was held on roads, township budgets, solid waste fees, and a posthole digger.

Lisa Keating from Family Heritage Insurance met with commissioners to give information on supplemental insurance for employees.

Commissioners looked over solid waste assessment for Anna Storer Trust to add $60.00 for a Lodge, and Doug Barrett from $60.00 to $120.00 for additional trailer house. Bo French had shared information with commissioners on solid waste fees that need to be added to these properties.  C.W. Seaman moved to add $60.00 for solid waste fees to Anna Storer Trust for a lodge and additional $60.00 dollars for solid waste fees for Douglas Barrett for a trailer house, Alfred Reif second. Vote: all motion carried.

Commissioners read minutes for July 30, 2018 meeting. Craig Pottberg moved to approve the minutes as amended, C.W. Seaman second. Vote: all motion carried.

Chris Rhodes stopped by with an update on a class he attended.

Commissioners called ThyssenKrupp regarding contract.

Alfred Reif stated that he had talked to Chief of Police, Danny Phannestiel and Danny stated that he presented six cases to Paul Gregory and Paul won’t do anything about the cases.  Alfred Reif stated that two of the cases involved children. Commissioners decided to discuss the matter with Paul Gregory.

Alfred Reif moved to adjourn the meeting with no other business, C.W. Seaman second. Vote: all motion carried. Meeting ended at 11:27 a.m.



- Advertisement -
Derek Nester
Derek Nesterhttps://sunflowerstateradio.com
Derek Nester was born and raised in Blue Rapids and graduated from Valley Heights High School in 2000. He attended Cowley College in Arkansas City and Johnson County Community College in Overland Park studying Journalism & Media Communications. In 2002 Derek joined Taylor Communications, Inc. in Salina, Kansas working in digital media for 550 AM KFRM and 100.9 FM KCLY. Following that stop, he joined Dierking Communications, Inc. stations KNDY AM & FM as a board operator and fill-in sports play-by-play announcer. Starting in 2005 Derek joined the Kansas City Chiefs Radio Network as a Studio Coordinator at 101 The Fox in Kansas City, a role he would serve for 15 years culminating in the Super Bowl LIV Championship game broadcast. In 2020 he moved to Audacy, formerly known as Entercom Communications, Inc. and 106.5 The Wolf and 610 Sports Radio, the new flagship stations of the Kansas City Chiefs Radio Network, the largest radio network in the NFL. Through all of this, Derek continues to serve as the Digital Media Director for Sunflower State Radio, the digital and social media operations of Dierking Communications, Inc. and the 6 radio stations it owns and operates across Kansas.

Share post:

- Advertisement -

Related Headlines

- Advertisement -

Most Viewed

From Sunflower State Radio

Post Rock Community Foundation Could Earn 200% Match In February

The Post Rock Community Foundation (PRCF) could earn additional...

KBI Investigating A Suspicious Death in Wamego

POTTAWATOMIE COUNTY – The Kansas Bureau of Investigation (KBI),...



Seven Kansas Non-profits Awarded Big Game Permits for Fundraising

PRATT – Seven lucky conservation organizations are set to receive...