March 1, 2022
STANLEY COUNTY COMMISSION
March 1, 2022
The regular meeting of the Stanley County Commission was called to order at 5:06 P.M.(CT) by Chairman Dana Iversen with Commissioners Dennis Booth, Mike Kenzy, Craig Heller and Sonny Harrowa. Also present were State’s Attorney Tom P. Maher, Treasurer Peggy Dougherty, Deputy Treasurer Susan Howard, Government Building Manager Rick Striker, Fairgrounds Manager Scott Deal, Brosz Engineering Matt Johnson, Gary Grittner and Auditor Philena Burtch. The meeting commenced with the recitation of the Pledge of Allegiance.
Auditor Burtch requested to Amend the Agenda by adding Resolution 2022-09 Bridge Reinspection
AGENDA: Motion by Sonny Harrowa, second by Dennis Booth, to approve the Amended Agenda. All voted Aye. Motion Carried.
MINUTES: Motion by Mike Kenzy, second by Sonny Harrowa, to approve February 1, 2022, Minutes. All voted Aye. Motion Carried.
CLAIMS: Motion by Craig Heller, second by Dennis Booth, to approve Claims as presented. All voted Aye. Motion Carried.
ACE STEEL & RECYCLING INC 49.87 R&B SUPPL
ACE STEEL & RECYCLING INC 6705.53 FRGRNDS MAINT
AIRTECH HEATING & COOLING INC 406.02 FRGRNDS REPAIRS & MAINT
AMERICAN MEDICAL RESPONSE INC 1237.50 FEBRUARY SUBSIDY BILLING
ARAMARK 135.88 R&B MAINT
AT&T MOBILITY 196.97 CELL PHONES
AVERA MED GRP PIERRE 60.00 R&B TESTS
AVERA OCCUPATIONAL MEDICINE MI 82.00 R&B TESTS
BOTTOM LINE WELDING 195.00 R&B SUPPL
BROSZ ENGINEERING INC 4610.00 PROF SRVC/SN 219-391 PROJECT
CAPITAL AREA COUNSELING INC 310.00 JANUARY MCR
CAPITAL AREA REFUSE LLC 64.00 CH BLDG TRASH BILLING
WICK COMMUNICATIONS 1513.39 MIN/PUB HEARNG/BID/PET DLN/ORD
CELERITY BROADBAND LLC 132.38 FRGRNDS WIFI
CENTURY BUSINESS PRODUCTS 185.28 COPIER LEASE & COPIES
CENTURYLINK 85.28 4 CORNERS REPEATER
CENTURYLINK 219.95 OFFICE PHONES
CHANDLERS INC AUTOGLASS/RECYCL 478.00 R&B REPAIR & SUPPL
WILL CLARK ELECTRICAL INC 1841.39 FRGRNDS REPAIRS & MAINT
DAN COLLINS 13.63 OVERPAID TAXES 9045
COMMTECH 99.99 ANNUAL SRVC
COMMUNITY YOUTH INVOLVED INC 1666.67 MARCH SUPPORT
CONNECTING POINT 259.00 SRVR MAINT
COVE PLACE ROAD DISTRICT 500.00 COVE ROAD DISTRICT
COWBOY COUNTRY STORES 230.24 GOV BLDG FUEL
CROSSROADS TRAILER 1364.23 R&B SUPPL/T2/T7
CROSSROADS HOTEL/HURON EVENTS 367.96 W&P ANNUAL CONVENTION
DAKOTA DATA SHRED 78.08 AUD MAINT
DAMON LAW OFFICE 702.90 CRT APPT ATTRNY
PEGGY DOUGHERTY 330.00 TREAS HEALTH INS
EDDIE'S TRUCK CENTER INC 2169.17 R&B SUPPL/T2/T3/T12/T7/SHOP
EQUIPMENT BLADES INC 583.00 R&B MAINT/SUPPL-G8-INVNTRY
FIRST NATIONAL BANK 33.00 ANNUAL SAFE DEPOSIT FEE
FISCHER LAW OFFICE PROF LLC 5770.26 CRT APPT ATTRNY/JUV
FLEET SERVICES 996.06 R&B/FRGRNDS FUEL
FORT PIERRE CITY 70542.86 DUE TO CITY OF FORT PIERRE
FORT PIERRE CITY 64.12 EXT COPIER LEASE & COPIES
FORT PIERRE CITY 1572.63 UTILITIES
FRIMAN OIL & GAS CO INC 825.26 FRGRNDS REPAIRS/SUPPL
ROGER A FULLER 330.00 DOE HEALTH INS
GOLDEN WEST TELECOMMUNICATIONS 334.04 E-911
GROSSENBURG IMPLEMENT OF PIERR 1313.73 R&B SUPPL
CATHY HANSEN-STAHL 300.00 ALCOHOL BLOOD TESTS
SONNY HARROWA 2000.00 FRGRNDS TOOLCAT SNOW BLADE
HOGEN'S HARDWARE HANK 9.24 R&B SUPP
HOLLAWAY BRIDGE & CULVERT INC 80081.85 SN 59-219-391 PRESRVTN PROJECT
HUGHES COUNTY FINANCE OFFICE 10502.50 JANUARY JAIL & JUV BILLING
HUGHES COUNTY JAIL 13.56 MEDICAL CARE
HYDRAULIC WORLD INC 13.49 R&B MAINT
JC OFFICE SUPPLIES 100.92 R&B SUPPL
DENA KINSELLA 161.80 OVERPAID TAXES
LAWSON PRODUCTS INC 495.76 R&B MAINT/SUPPL
LYNN'S DAKOTAMART 45.07 R&B SUPPL
THOMAS P MAHER 1207.42 FEBRUARY EXPENSES
MARCO 500.00 COPIER LEASE
MAY ADAM GERDES & THOMPSON LLP 1072.50 CRT APPT ATTRNY
MENARDS - PIERRE 416.79 GOV BLDG/FRGNDS SUPPL
MICROFILM IMAGING SYSTEMS INC 395.00 ROD EQUIP RENTAL
MIDCONTINENT COMMUNICATION 152.00 R&B PHONE & INTERNET
MIDCONTINENT COMMUNICATION 240.84 OFFICE INTERNET
MINNEHAHA COUNTY 3503.04 JUV/MEDICAL CARE
MONTANA-DAKOTA UTILITIES CO 627.14 COUNTY SHOP NATURAL GAS
MONTANA-DAKOTA UTILITIES CO 789.16 CH BLDG/FRGRNDS NATURAL GAS
MORRIS INC 1718.23 R&B REPAIRS & MAINT
NAPA 647.25 R&B SUPPL
NAPA 82.49 GOV BLDG SUPPL
JANE NAYLOR 101.25 TREASURER PROF SRVC
NEWMAN SIGNS INC 105.87 R&B MAINT/SUPPL
NORTHWEST RANCH COWBOYS ASSOC 20.00 4TH OF JULY RODEO
CITY OF PIERRE 110.00 FEBRUARY MED DIR
PITNEY BOWES GLOBAL FINANCIAL 170.43 POSTAGE METER LEASE
PITNEY BOWES INC 1146.31 POSTAGE
PAT PRINCE 45.00 W&P CERT REIMB
QUILL CORPORATION 2213.03 OFFICE SUPPL
RAMSEY COUNTY 1804.00 CORONER PROF SRVC
REDWOOD TOXICOLOGY LABARATORY 332.00 TOXICOLOGY TESTS
REES COMMUNICATIONS 2132.00 R&B/W&P MAINT & SUPPL
ROBINS WATER CONDITIONING INC 34.80 R&B SUPPL
RUNNINGS SUPPLY INC 228.71 R&B SUPPL
RUNNINGS SUPPLY INC 42.54 GOV BLDG SUPPL
STANLEY COUNTY LAW ENFORCEMENT 631.89 US MARSHALL SRVC
STANLEY COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT 226148.14 DUE TO SC SCHOOL
BRAD A SCHREIBER 256.70 CRT APPT ATTRNY
JOAN BOOS SCHUELLER 191.90 CRT APPT ATTRNY
SD BUREAU OF ADMINISTRATION 99.67 OFFICE LONG DIST/BIT
SD DEPT OF REVENUE 102621.00 MV/VITALS/MENTAL ILLNESS
SD FEDERAL PROPERTY AGENCY 436.00 R&B SUPPL
SD PUBLIC HEALTH LABORATORY 120.00 ALCOHOL BLOOD TESTS
SD ASSN OF COUNTY COMMISSIONER 420.00 CCPR FUND
SD ASSN OF COUNTY COMMISSIONER 217.00 CLERP
SD ASSN OF COUNTY OFFICIALS 182.00 ROD M/P FUND
SDRA 30.00 4TH OF JULY RODEO
SDSU EXTENSION 10.00 W&P GEN CAT CERT
SERVALL UNIFORM/LINEN CO 111.44 R&B MAINT
SERVALL UNIFORM/LINEN CO 93.24 GOV BLDG SUPPL
SHANE'S PHARMACY 503.29 MEDICAL CARE
SIOUX NATION OF FORT PIERRE 1238.00 MV REFUND
DON LEE SMITH 75.00 W&P CONF TRAVEL
DON LEE SMITH 350.00 W&P CONF REGSTRTN REIMB
K THOMPSON LAW PROF LLC 1640.75 CRT APPT ATTRNY/JUV
W L THOMPSON 874.56 OVERPAID TAXES
TIESZEN LAW OFFICE 2483.25 CRT APPT ATTRNY
TITAN MACHINERY 101.75 R&B SUPPL
TITLES OF DAKOTA INC 250.00 TREAS TITLE SEARCH
TS PANELS 26892.00 FRGRNDS LIVESTOCK PANELS
WILLIAM UECKER 40.00 MSHA TRAINING TRAVEL REIMB
US POSTAL SERVICE 138.00 FRGRNDS PO BOX SERVICE FEE
WALK-N-ROLL 993.14 R&B SUPPL
MONA WEIGER 208.20 CRT RPRTR
WHEELHOUSE PLUMBING INC 235.00 R&B MAINT
WHEELHOUSE PLUMBING INC 95.00 FRGRNDS MAINT
COREY WINGERT 27.85 OVERPAID TAXES
WW TIRE SERVICE INC 430.27 R&B REPAIRS/SUPPL-P11-TR16
ZANDER AUTO PARTS 1243.89 R&B MAINT/SUPPL-SHOP-G7-P4-G7A
ZANDER AUTO PARTS 121.27 FRGRNDS REPAIRS & MAINT
Treasurer and Auditor Report: Treasurer Peggy Dougherty presented the Commissioners with the Treasurer Report, January 2022 bank statement and daily cash, delinquent real estate and mobile home taxes, tax trust, miscellaneous receipts (Grants, Register of Deeds, Clerk of Courts, Equalization, Fairgrounds, Auditor, motor vehicle), investments and Money Market reports. Auditor Philena Burtch presented the Commissioners with the January 2022 Budget Expenditure Report showing each department’s expenses as of January 31, 2022, Fiscal Revenue Report as of January 31, 2022, Outstanding Disbursements as of March 1, 2022, and Secondary Road Monitoring Compliance Report for January-December 2021.
SALARIES BY OFFICE: Commissioners - $3,747.55; Auditor - $2,939.69; Treasurer - $5,266.20; States Attorney - $8,145.61; Custodial - $2,331.13; Director of Equalization - $3,453.97; Register of Deeds - $2,976.39; Coroner - $114.15; Road & Bridge - $20,404.92; Weed & Pest - $467.44; Fairgrounds - $5,620.57; Extension - $1,165.35; Employee Health Insurance - $3,889.16; SD Retirement System, withheld and match - $7,847.38; Electronic Transfer; FICA, Medicare and Withholding Tax - $17,217.34.
Auditor’s Account with the Treasurer:
Cash on hand - $1,106.70
Checks, less than 3 days - $18,587.29
Postage - $100.00
Petty Cash - $215.00
First National Bank - $77,546.35
MKKT Account – First National Bank - $3,663,424.54
MKKT Account – Dakota Prairie Bank - $71,025.92
SD FIT - $6,255.99
Total - $3,838,261.79
Register of Deeds:
Regular Fees February 2022 - $1,989.84
Transfer Fees February 2022 - $1,602.50
Government Building: Pickup Snow Plow - Rick Striker has been searching for a snow plow for the courthouse pickup. Rick received a quote for a new snow plow from Floyd’s Truck Center. The Commissioners stated with winter coming to an end there isn’t an urgent need for a snow plow and told Rick to keep checking surplus. The Commissioners will revisit this subject in October.
Fairgrounds: Pickup Decal – Motion by Sonny Harrowa, second by Dennis Booth, to approve the purchase of 4th of July Rodeo decal for the fairgrounds 2008 Ford pickup, with the stipulation that Scott receives $15,000.00 in sponsorship for the 4th of July Rodeo. All voted Aye. Motion Carried.
2022 Tractor Rental: Motion by Dennis Booth, second by Sonny Harrowa, to accept and approve Fairgrounds 2022 Tractor Rental Agreement from Grossenburg Implement, Inc., $0.22 x 75 HP = $16.50 per hour. All voted Aye. Motion Carried.
Raise: Motion by Sonny Harrowa, second by Craig Heller, to approve 50¢ per hour, 6 months raise for Fairgrounds Maintenance Marvin Cline, effective April 1, 2022. All voted Aye. Motion Carried.
Highway Department: Auditor Burtch presented to the Commissioners a report of work performed by the Highway Department for the month of February, 2022, which consists of hauling gravel, load and mix gravel at the Buffalo Pit, removing fence and building approach at Plum Creek Bridge for the BIG Preservation project, blading, service and maintenance of equipment.
2022 Tractor Rental: Motion by Dennis Booth, second by Craig Heller, to accept and approve Highway Department 2022 Tractor Rental Agreement for two tractors from Grossenburg Implement, Inc., $0.22 x 155 HP = $34.10 per hour. All voted Aye. Motion Carried.
Brosz Engineering Inc.: Matt Johnson presented the Commissioners with update of the Plum Creek Bridge berm restoration & riprap installation project. The project is going well, and will possibly be finished by March 9, 2022.
Construction Engineering Services Contract SN 59-219-319 – Stanley County Berm Restoration & Riprap Installation Project: Motion by Craig Heller, second by Sonny Harrowa, to accept and approve Brosz Engineering Inc. Construction Engineering Services Contract for Stanley County Plum Creek Bridge Project SN 59-219-319, not to exceed $78,700.00, February 1, 2022 through December 31, 2022. All voted Aye. Motion Carried.
Executive Session – Personnel – SDCL 1-25-2(1): Motion by Dennis Booth, second by Mike Kenzy, to go into Executive Session-Personnel-SDCL 1-25-2(1) at 5:34 P.M. All voted Aye. Motion Carried.
Chairman Iversen declared to reconvene at 6:13 P.M.
Resignation: Motion by Mike Kenzy, second by Sonny Harrowa, to accept Deputy Treasurer Susan Howard resignation, effective March 8, 2022. All voted Aye. Motion Carried.
Resolution 2022-08 County Road 263rd Change to Maier Meats Road: Motion by Sonny Harrowa, second by Mike Kenzy, to approve Resolution 2022-08 to Rename Stanley County Road 263rd Street to 263rd St/Maier Meats Road. All voted Aye. Motion Carried.
RENAMING STANLEY COUNTY ROAD 263RD STREET TO
263RD STREET/MAIER MEATS ROAD
WHEREAS, Stanley County welcomes a new business west of Fort Pierre off US Highway 14/34 on 263rd Street, in rural Stanley County, South Dakota;
WHEREAS, the subject stretch of US Highway 14/34 has been declared a Native American Scenic-Byway; therefore, making it unlawful to place commercial advertising signage along the Scenic-Byway. Stanley County desires to encourage this economic development without violating Federal Highway rules;
WHEREAS, Stanley County seeks to rename the county road to assist with economic growth;
WHEREAS, the Board has received no objections, and since no residencies are currently located on this section of the county road, no prior physical address will be altered by this change of road name;
NOW THERFORE BE IT RESOLVED, that the two-mile portion of 263rd Street, South of US Highway 14/34, which is located in West Section 27, East Section 28, West Section 34, East Section 33, Township 5 North, Range 27 East, Black Hills Meridian; Pleasantvale Township; Stanley County, South Dakota, is hereby renamed to 263rd Street/Maier Meats Road.
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that there shall be erected and maintained road signs designating road consist with this resolution and the Stanley County Highway Department shall make appropriate notification of same to the South Dakota Department of Transportation.
Vote of Stanley County Commission:
AYE 5 NAY 0
Dated this 1st day of March 2022, Fort Pierre, South Dakota.
Dana Iversen, Chairman
Stanley County Board of County Commissioners
Stanley County Auditor
Garco Construction Occupy Right-of-Way Permit: Motion by Dennis Booth, second by Craig Heller, to accept and approve Permit to Occupy Right-of-Way for Garco Construction, April 1-11, 2022, located at the Spillways on SD Highway 1806. All voted Aye. Motion Carried.
Golden West Right-of-Way Permit: Motion by Craig Heller, second by Mike Kenzy, to accept and approve Chairman Iversen to sign Occupancy of the Right-of-Way of County Highways for Golden West Telecommunications, March 23, 2022, located on Porcupine Loop. All voted Aye. Motion Carried.
Resolution 2022-09 Bridge Reinspection: Motion by Sonny Harrowa, second by Craig Heller, to approve Resolution 2022-09 Bridge Reinspection Program Resolution for use with SDDOT Retainer Contracts. All voted Aye. Motion Carried.
FOR USE WITH SDDOT RETAINER CONTRACTS
WHEREAS, 23 CFR 650 Subpart C, requires initial inspection of all bridges and reinspection at intervals not to exceed two years with the exception of reinforced concrete box culverts that meet specific criteria. These culverts are reinspected at intervals not to exceed four years.
THEREFORE, Stanley County is desirous of participating in the Bridge Inspection Program.
The County requests SDDOT to hire Brosz Engineering, Inc. for the inspection work. SDDOT will secure federal approvals, make payments to the Consulting Engineer for inspection services rendered, and bill the County for 20% of the cost. The County will be responsible for the required 20% matching funds.
Dated this 1st day of March 2022, at Fort Pierre, South Dakota.
Board of County Commissioners
of Stanley County
Philena Burtch, Stanley County Auditor Dana Iversen, Stanley County Chairman
Connecting Point – Connect Care MSP County Wide Uplift: This has been tabled until more information is acquired.
Auditor Computer and Printer Purchase: Motion by Mike Kenzy, second by Craig Heller, to approve the purchase of a computer for the Auditor’s office, from MicroFix, Inc., in the amount of $1,265.00. All voted Aye. Motion Carried.
Motion by Sonny Harrowa, second by Dennis Booth, to approve the purchase of an HP Printer for the Auditor’s office, from MicroFix, Inc., in the amount of $365.00. All voted Aye. Motion Carried.
Automatic Budget Supplement – Veterans Service Officer: Motion by Dennis Booth, second by Craig Heller, to approve Automatic Budget Supplement, in the amount of $1,875.00, for Veterans Service Office to reflect State of South Dakota County/Tribal Veterans Service Officer Salary Supplemental. All voted Aye. Motion Carried.
Adjournment: Motion by Craig Heller, second by Mike Kenzy, to adjourn at 6:58 P.M. All voted Aye. Motion Carried.
ATTEST: BOARD OF STANLEY COUNTY COMMISSIONERS
Philena Burtch, Auditor Dana Iversen, Chairman