Public Notice No. 7416


PUBLIC NOTICE

BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS of
GOSHEN COUNTY, WYOMING
                                                         Tuesday May 5, 2020
    The Board of County Commissioners of Goshen County, Wyoming met in regular session on the above date at 9:00 am at the Goshen County Courthouse in the Commissioners Chambers with the following members present Chairman John Ellis, Vice Chairman Cody Cox, Pinky Walter Commissioner and Cindy Kenyon, County Clerk and Clerk of the Board. The meeting was opened with the Pledge of Allegiance. Commissioner Cox moved to approve the agenda and minutes of the last meeting, seconded and passed.
Interim Road Superintendent Val Hankins presented a County Road Fund Project in the amount of $400,000 for repair of several problematic areas. Commissioner Walter moved to approve the CRF Project 2020-01 Goshen County Road Rehabilitation Project, seconded and passed.  Commissioner Cox moved to appoint Val Hankins as the Road Superintendent, seconded and passed. The Chairman reflected on all the positives changes to the Road and Bridge department and the plans of the Road Rehabilitation Project. Superintendent Hankins thanked the Commission and reported the staff is dedicated to serving the residents. Commissioner Walter moved to accept the Road and Bridge report, seconded and passed.
The County Clerk’s report was accepted from County Clerk Cindy Kenyon. The Clerk presented the warrants for payment. Commissioner Walter moved to approve the warrant report, seconded and passed. Commissioner Cox moved to approve the County Clerk’s earnings report in the amount of $12,339.00, seconded and passed. Commissioner Cox moved to extend the Covid Leave Policy for employees pursuant to the federal Families First Corona Virus Response Act until 12-31-2020, seconded and passed. Commissioner Walter moved to approve the employee handbook revisions Resolution 2020-05 as previously presented, seconded and passed. Commissioner Walter moved to accept the County Clerk’s reports, seconded and passed.
The following warrants were approved for payment: Warrants  Payroll  $218,958.49; 198303 Aflac ins $61.76; 198304 Circuit Court Go Co garnish $281.40; 198305 Colonial Life Insurance ins $63.51; 198306 County Clerk FTD payroll liability $65,846.34; 198307 Health Ins Acct ins $75,866.76; 198308 Delta Dental ins $1,571.64; 198310 Dist Court Platte garnish $433.28; 198311 Great West Trust payroll liability $3,250.00; 198312 NE Child Support Pymt Center garnish $476.00; 198313 VSP of Wyoming ins $530.42; 198314 Wy NCPERS ins $32.00; 198315 Dist Court Go Co garnish $714.23; 198316 Dist Court Go Co garnish $280.00; 198317 21ST Century repair $60.35; 198318 911 Supply uniforms $150.98; 198319 ABO Pharmaceuticals grant exp $1,016.02; 198320 AC Electric repair $1,608.76; 198321 Action Com internet $110.00; 198322 Airgas medical $18.48; 198323 Barco Municipal Products Inc rd proj $1,688.70; 198324 Barnes Law ct appt atty $850.70; 198325 Benchmark retainer $150.00; 198326 Benchmark rd proj $10,891.75; 198327 Black Hills Energy utilities $1,379.87; 198328 Bloedorn Lumber rd proj $580.00; 198329 Bluffs Facility Solutions supplies $358.41; 198330 Bomgaars supplies $294.00; 198331 C Wardell supplies $33.64; 198332 Canon equip $299.00; 198333 Capital Business lease $423.21; 198334 Caring & Sharing grant exp $3,568.00; 198335 Cascade Fire Equip fire fund  $200.94; 198336 CashWa dietary $6,015.32; 198337 CDW Government maint $2,360.54; 198339 CenturyLink phone $1,742.34; 198340 Charles Sylvester gravel $864.50; 198341 Charm Friedlan vital stats $114.00; 198342 C Breedlove grant exp $84.97; 198343 C Wright grant exp $174.72; 198344 CNA Surety bonds $300.00; 198345 CNH Capital repair $12.60; 198346 Colby K Sturgeon ct appt atty $830.55; 198347 Community Hospital vital stats  $57.00; 198348 Community Hospital medical $3,166.30; 198349 Copier Connection repair $516.00; 198350 Crum Electric repair $137.70; 198351 Culligan Water supplies $212.00; 198352 Dales Tire repair $8,534.40; 198353 Dana Lent ct appt atty $120.00; 198354 Dell maint $247.50; 198355 Dooley Oil fuel $400.00; 198356 Economic Development svc commit $625.00; 198357 EWC grant exp $4,452.67; 198358 Fastenal supplies $95.23; 198359 Federal Licensing Inc equip $124.00; 198360 Flocks Glass repair $215.00; 198361 Fort Dearborn ins $19.26; 198362 Frank Parts repair $1,543.77; 198363 Galls uniforms $87.42; 198364 Go Co Clerk grant exp $2,552.03; 198365 Go Co Detention Center grant exp $1,159.96; 198366 Go Co Sheriff repair $220.00; 198367 Go Co Treasurer postage $4,197.77; 198368 Goshen County Treasurer rent $627.67; 198369 Goshen Help grant exp $2,400.00; 198370 Great American Leasing repair $315.00; 198371 Griggs Family Dental medical $554.00; 198372 H Saul grant exp $236.65; 198373 Herbert Doby Pub Def GAL $2,000.00; 198374 Hometown Auto repair $1,205.92; 198375 Ideal Linen supplies $847.96; 198376 Inland Truck Parts repair $245.99; 198377 Issifi Karimou medical $290.00; 198378 J McFarlin travel $65.55; 198379 Jerry Post training $400.00; 198380 JKL Doors maint $232.50; 198381 Kaufman Glass repair $90.00; 198382 K Beard grant exp $211.33; 198383 Lujan Cleaning maint svcs $2,165.00; 198384 Lyle Signs rd proj $71.34; 198385 Marion Smith retainer $100.00; 198386 Max Masters mapping $3,800.00; 198387 Mc Kesson medical $39.00; 198388 McKesson medical $504.81; 198389 M Johnson grant exp $30.00; 198390 Mervin Mecklenburg ct appt atty $270.00; 198391 Metal Shop supplies $37.50; 198392 Niobrara Co Treasurer grant exp $100.60; 198393 Norma Cantu medical $217.50; 198394 Northern Exposure supplies $49.99; 198395 Novo Benefits ins consult $3,347.50; 198396 Office Ally medical $35.00; 198397 Palen Law grant exp $2,120.00; 198398 Panhandle Coop repair $2,163.58; 198399 Peak Wellness grant exp $2,604.82; 198400 Pitney Bowes medical $93.09; 198401 Print Express grant exp $1,262.08; 198402 Public Defenders Office rent $300.00; 198403 Quadient Leasing repair $213.15; 198404 R&S Pharmaceutical grant exp $3,585.00; 198405 Regional West autopsy $413.30; 198406 Rocky Mountain Reserve svc commit $75.00; 198407 Rose Bros repair $57.11; 198408 Russell Business Services GASB consult $1,069.50; 198409 S Coxbill travel $108.85; 198410 Security Plumbing maint $48.75; 198411 Smart Start Preschool grant exp $1,876.19; 198412 Smittys supplies $138.15; 198413 Spic and Span Cleaners rd proj $3,294.50; 198414 St Josephs grant exp $6,016.70; 198415 Sun Ridge supplies $9,616.00; 198416 TY Pickett mapping $2 900.00; 198447 Century Lumber repair $560.88; 198448 Fort Dearborn life ins  $316.00; 198449 Wy Dept of Employment payroll liability $3,128.76; 198450 Wy Retirement System payroll liability $48,875.25; Total Warrants $544,558.66
The Emergency Manager and Fire Warden’s reports was accepted from Emergency Manager Shelly Kirchhefer and Fire Warden Bill Law. Commissioner Walter moved to accept the Fire Warden’s report, seconded and passed. Commissioner Walter moved to accept the Emergency Manager report. The Chairman thanked Emergency Manager Shelly Kirchhefer for going beyond what is expected in emergencies.
Public comment was allowed. Resident Kirk Haas asked about the variance process for Covid rules locally. County Attorney Eric Boyer reviewed the process and reasoning for the process.
The Assessor’s report was accepted from County Assessor Debbi Surratt.  Commissioner Walter moved to accept the Assessor’s report, seconded and passed.
Public comment continued with Kirk Haas regarding Covid variances. Jill O’Bryan spoke on the same topic.
The County Clerk presented Resolution 2020-05A a Resolution establishing the election districts for the 2020 election. Commissioner Cox moved to approve Resolution 2020-05A which continues the same elections districts for the 2020 election, seconded and passed.
The meeting adjourned at 10:30 am.
The Goshen County Covid Situation Report is online at Goshencounty.org on the main page below the red line in the middle of the page.
Residents may obtain a public comment form from the Commissioners’ webpage at goshencounty.org. You may print the form or obtain a form from the County Clerk’s Office 532-4051. The form may be submitted to the County Clerk via email [email protected]; fax 532-7375; courthouse drop box, or by mail. The public comment forms will be addressed at the end of each meeting.  (approved for publication)
 

Attest: ____________
Cynthia Kenyon    
Goshen County Commission
__________________
John Ellis, Chairman
Goshen County Clerk                

Public Notice No. 7416 published in the Torrington Telegram May 20, 2020.

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