BOARD OF EQUALIZATION MINUTES
December 28, 2015
A meeting of the Board of Equalization of the County of Cuming, in the State of Nebraska was convened in open and public session at 11:00 a.m. on December 28, 2015, at West Point, Nebraska with all members present.
Notice of the meeting was given in advance thereof by publication on the County Website and in the Wisner News Chronicle, legal newspaper for Cuming County, two of the County’s designated methods for giving notice, a copy of the agenda being attached to these minutes. Notice of this meeting was published as a combined notice with the County Board of Supervisors’ December 28, 2015, notice. Notice of this meeting was given in advance to the members of the Board of Equalization and a copy of their acknowledgment of receipt of notice and the agenda are attached to these minutes. Availability of the agenda was communicated in the advance notice and in the notice to the County Board of Equalization of this meeting. The Chairman of the Board publicly stated to all in attendance that a current copy of the “Nebraska Open Meetings Act” was posted at the entrance to the meeting room and the pamphlet form of the act is available upon request. All proceedings hereafter shown were taken while the convened meeting was open to the attendance of the public.
A motion was made by Mutzenberger and seconded by Ross to approve the minutes of the last meeting as read. All present voted yea in favor of said motion.
- MOTOR VEHICLE EXEMPTION
A vehicle exemption application was presented from Franciscan Care Services for 14 vehicles. A motion was made by Meister and seconded by Ott to approve the application as presented. Upon a roll call the vote resulted as follows; Meister, Ross, Ott, Mutzenberger, Wiechman, Sill and Tichota, yeas; nays none; motion carried.
- TAX CORRECTIONS
The following tax corrections were presented to the Board for approval; ID No. 0057622.00-RE split 3.25 acres after statements were mailed – changed 2015 tax list – deducted $200.70 from the tax rolls; ID# 0057624.00-RE split from parcel 0057622.00 changed 2015 tax list – added $200.70 to the tax rolls. A motion was made by Mutzenberger and seconded by Wiechman to accept the tax corrections as presented. Upon a roll call the vote resulted as follows; Meister, Sill, Ross, Ott, Mutzenberger, Wiechman and Tichota, yeas; nays none; motion carried.
- DATE FOR REAL ESTATE EXEMPTION HEARINGS
The Board discussed with the County Assessor a date to hear real estate exemptions. The Board agreed to conduct the hearing at 11:15 on January 26, 2016.
- ADJOURN AS A BOARD OF EQUALIZATION
At 11:20 a.m., a motion was made by Mutzenberger and seconded by Sill, to adjourn as a Board of Equalization and reconvene as a Board of Supervisors. All present voted yea in favor of said motion.
The Board of Equalization agreed to reconvene when necessary. The agenda kept current in the office of the County Clerk and on the County Website (www.cumingco.com).
Cuming County Clerk