Present: David Hepler-Chairman; Bob Farmer; Rick
Aylesworth; Chuck Ruben
Absent: Gene Rohlfs
Guests: Andy Anderson; Jan Schumacher; Abbey Freese; Pamela
Meagher; Jake Sexton; Jan Youngquist
Mr. Hepler called the meeting to order at 7:00 p.m.
A motion was made by Mr. Aylesworth, seconded by Mr. Farmer, to
approve the minutes from the February 17, 2014 meeting as printed.
Mrs. Schumacher presented the recommendations from the consultant
for the Unified Organizations Committee. The recommendation includes
a new organizational design. The committee will meet again in May
for further discussion and evaluation.
Incubator update: This item was
Wind farm update: This item was not discussed.
Benchmarks: This item was not discussed.
Collaboration initiatives: This item was not discussed.
Higher educational transport:
Mrs. Meagher reported on her efforts with Logan Mason Public
Transportation. There was a significant difference of opinion
between Logan County and the operator regarding reporting
requirements. A conference was held today between both parties and
the Compliance Director from IDOT. Requirements have now been
clarified and the operator will work with Mrs. Meagher to complete
the quarterly reimbursement report.
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County Board office duties:
Mrs. Meagher clarified the separation of responsibilities in the
Board office. Mrs. Freese primarily handles all bills, minutes,
agendas and meeting packets. Mrs. Meagher continues to handle
insurance-related duties, airport projects and annual
resolutions, as well as public transportation and budget duties.
Mr. Ruben discussed the need to make sure evaluations are
performed on office staff. The committee agreed reviews will be
conducted on Mrs. Freese and Mrs. Meagher in June.
A motion was made by Mr. Ruben, seconded by Mr. Aylesworth, to
adjourn the meeting. Motion passed. Meeting ended at 7:39 p.m.
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