BOARD OF EQUALIZATION MINUTES
August 25, 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 August 25, 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’ August 25 & 26, 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 Meister to approve the minutes of the last meeting as read. All present voted yea in favor of said motion.
- OVERVALUED, UNDERVALUED OR OMITTED PROPERTY LIST
A list of overvalued, undervalued or omitted properties was presented to the Board for approval. A motion was made by Sill and seconded by Mutzenberger to accept the list as presented. Upon a roll call the vote resulted as follows; Meister, Ross, Sill, Wiechman, Ott, Mutzenberger and Tichota, yeas; nays none; motion carried. (A complete copy of the list is available at the County Clerk’s Office).
- TAX CORRECTIONS
The following tax corrections were presented to the Board for approval; ID No. RE #7 corrected the 2013 tax list – added $1,136.98 to the tax rolls. A motion was made by Ott and seconded by Mutzenberger to accept the tax correction as presented. Upon a roll call the vote resulted as follows; Meister, Ross, Sill, Wiechman, Ott, Mutzenberger and Tichota, yeas; nays none; motion carried.
- VEHICLE EXEMPTION
A vehicle exemption application to exempt six vehicles from motor vehicle taxes was submitted from Central Catholic High School. A motion was made by Sill and seconded by Wiechman to accept the application as presented. Upon a roll call the vote resulted as follows; Wiechman, Mutzenberger, Ross, Ott, Sill, Meister and Tichota, yeas; nays none; motion carried.
- ADJOURN AS A BOARD OF EQUALIZATION
At 11:30 a.m., a motion was made by Sill and seconded by Mutzenberger 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