The Taylor County Board of Supervisors met in regular session at 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, September 7, 2023 Supervisor Fitzgerald called the meeting to order. The Pledge of Allegiance was recited. Supervisor roll call: Fitzgerald, Watson, Beggs, all present. Also present: Holly Cavin, and Justin Savage.
Beggs motioned to approve the minutes from August 31,2023, as well as approve the agenda for the meeting. Watson seconded. MC 3-0.
Beggs made a motion to approve the abatement of property taxes on parcel 423036005000, owned by the City of Bedford. Watson seconded. MC 3-0
The Board discussed Courthouse maintenance and the new Public Health building.
The Board approved the paid claims disbursement register and property tax credits and exemptions.
Beggs made a motion to adjourn. Watson seconded. MC 3-0
The Board resumed at 1:15pm. Supervisor roll call Fitzgerald, Watson, Beggs, all present. Also present were Holly Cavin, Clint Spurrier, and Brent Hinders.
Beggs made a motion to go into closed session per Iowa Code 21.5 (1)(c) to discuss strategy with counsel in matters that are presently in litigation or where litigation is imminent and where its disclosure would be likely to prejudice or disadvantage the position of the governmental body in the litigation, and in accordance with Iowa Code Section 622.10 to discuss attorney/client privileged and attorney work product matters with legal counsel. Watson seconded. Fitzgerald, Watson, Beggs, voted aye. No nays. MC 3-0
The Board returned from closed session and no action was taken.
The Board discussed future topics of discussion for future meetings. Watson made a motion to adjourn the meeting. Beggs seconded. MC 3-0