September 22, 2015 - Budget



September 22, 2015


The special meeting of the Stanley County Commission was called to order at 5:27 P.M. (CDT) by Commissioner Sonny Harrowa with Commissioners Dennis Booth and Craig Heller. Chairman Scott Deal came later. Commissioner Dana Iversen was absent. Also present were Extension/4-H Advisor Mark Rowen and Auditor Philena Edwards. The meeting commenced with the recitation of the Pledge of Allegiance.


AGENDA:  Motion by Dennis Booth, second by Craig Heller, to approve the Agenda.  All voted Aye.  Motion Carried.


Budget: The commissioners reviewed the budget set before them. Dennis Booth stated that he would rather not use all of our CPI. Funding for 4-H/Extension was discussed with options to give the program time to explore other avenues for financing. Hughes, Sully and Stanley will work together to figure funding for the 2016 year.


Highway Department – New Hire: Motion by Sonny Harrowa, second by Craig Heller, to hire Lee Smith as Highway Superintendent and Weed & Pest Supervisor at a salary of $52,000.00 beginning September 28, 2015, with a one-year probation period and an evaluation. All voted Aye. Motion Carried.


Discussion: Next budget meeting will be Tuesday, September 29, 2015 at 5:00 P.M., in the Commission Room at the Stanley County Courthouse.


ADJOURN:   Motion by Craig Heller, second by Dennis Booth, to adjourn at 7:10 P.M. (CDT).  All voted Aye.  Motion Carried.


ATTEST:                                                                         BOARD OF STANLEY COUNTY COMMISSIONERS




Philena Edwards, Auditor                                                  Scott Deal, Chairman

Physical address

Stanley County Courthouse
08 E 2nd Avenue
Fort Pierre SD 57532

Mailing Address

Stanley County Courthouse
Auditors Office
PO Box 595
Fort Pierre SD 57532