Kieborz appointed to City Council
Friday, 13 May 2011 05:23
Kallie Kieborz is the fifth member of the Valentine City Council. At last nights meeting Kallie was nominated by mayor Rowdy Kluender and approved unanimously by the other three members of the council. She will be sworn in at the next regular meeting and will fill the vacancy left by the resignation of former councilman Cliff Petersen.
16 people attended the meeting to express their support for the economic development program and the positive things it has accomplished in the community. The council was considering making some changes to the administration of the program. After a lengthy discussion, No action was taken on the issue.
Rates for the Valentine Family Aquatic Center will remain the same as last year. City Manager Shane Siewart pointed out that the pool lost about $35,000 last year. The council voted to keep the rates the same.
The council approved a resolution to encourage citizens to pick up litter in the public parks and alleys on June 4th. This would be held in conjunction with an effort to install the new disc golf course in the city park.
In other action, the fire department roster was approved, Norm Blume and Bob Witt were reappointed to the planning commission and Greg Gass and Walley Balliet were reappointed to the Board of Adjustment with Ed Swanson as an alternate. The council voted to proceed with an $80,000 grant from the Environmental Trust for installing an electric pump on the troubled sand by-pass system at the Millpond.
Cards can reach Larry Miller
Wednesday, 11 May 2011 09:28
Cards can reach Larry Miller at Room 240, Madonna Rehabilitation Center, 5401 South Street, Lincoln, NE 68506-2134.