Commission Meeting Minutes February-25-2019

February 25, 2019                                                            
9th Day                                                                       
January Term


NOW ON THIS DAY THE COUNTY COMMISSION met pursuant to law in the Courthouse in the City of Lamar, MO.

  • Ben Reed moved to accept the minutes of the February 19, 2019 meeting as read. Jeff Tucker seconded and all agreed.
  • Approved February Expenditures
  • County Commission met with Gary Fast and Dale Huber, Richland Township. Dale Huber resigned as township clerk on February 25, 2019. County Commission appointed Dale Huber as a board member to fill the vacancy created by the death of Walter Howrey. The township also recommended Carol Huber to fill the clerk position. County Commission appointed Carol Huber as township clerk.
  • Bids were opened for forming and pouring abutment walls for the bridge located in Union Township on NW 50th Rd.
    • Three bids were received: 
      • 1) Bennett Construction, $94,490
      • 2) Sprouls Construction, $89,900 
      • 3) Lathrop Excavating, $77,140.
    • Ben Reed moved to accept the Lathrop Excavating bid. Jeff Tucker seconded and all agreed.
  • Information was received that bridge inspections would begin on March 18, 2019 at 6:30 a.m.
 Present were:  Mike Davis, Presiding Commissioner; Ben Reed, District One Commissioner; Jeff Tucker, District Two Commissioner and Kristina Crockett, County Clerk