Lead Based Paint Testing Proposals Discussed At Cozad City Council Meeting On Tuesday
The Cozad City Council met for a regular meeting on Tuesday, September 6, 2016.
No one appeared during the public hearing in regards to the proposed 2016-17 fiscal budget.
Council members approved to increase the restricted fund amount of one percent above the two and one-half percent allowed by the state statues.
The 2016-17 fiscal budget was approved as advertised and filed as required.
Approval was also given for the resolution setting the property tax requesting for fiscal year 2016-17.
Council members considered the proposals received to perform technical and professional services to meet requirements for Lead Based Paint testing in up to ten homes per the OOR Grant.
The proposal by CDS was accepted. The initial testing fee is $600 per home. $400 is charged for a risk assessment and $200 for clearance testing. It was noted that some homes would not require all three of these procedures.
Approval was granted for the ordinance pertaining to compensation and salaries as well as the resolution establishing municipal wages for the 2016-17 fiscal year.
Ashley Wolf’s application for membership in the Cozad Volunteer Fire Department received approval.
The application submitted by Mac’s Creek Winery & Vineyards for a special designated liquor license for September 29, 2016 at Rustic Milling & Crafts was approved.
The next regular meeting for the council is scheduled for Monday, September 19, 2016 beginning at 7:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers of the City Office Building.