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Dakota County Board, Feb. 3, 2009

Summary of Proceedings

Dakota County Board of Commissioners

February 3, 2009

The Dakota County Board of Commissioners met at 9:02 a.m. on Tuesday, February 3, 2009, in the Boardroom, Administration Center, Hastings, Minnesota. All County Board members were present. The minutes of the County Board meeting, held January 20, 2009, were approved as presented and entered in Commissioners' Record MM.


The following revision was made to the agenda: Removed Item 7.4 - Authorization To Execute Agreement With City Of Apple Valley For Final Design Of Cedar Avenue Transitway Roadway Elements.


Employment And Economic Assistance:

Authorized execution of a grant agreement with the Otto Bremer Foundation to assist residents needing financial help with basic needs such as food, shelter, utilities, health care and transportation and amended the 2009 Employment and Economic Assistance budget.


Environmental Management:

Scheduled a public hearing for February 24, 2009, at 9:00 a.m. in the Boardroom, Dakota County Administration Center, 1590 Highway 55, Hastings, Minnesota, to receive comments on the recommended 2009-2010 solid waste hauler license fee schedule. Directed staff to post this Resolution on the Dakota County website, as notice to enact the fee schedule.


Authorized entering into an easement agreement with United Land, LLC for trail purposes along the proposed Mendota Heights Business Center Hotel plat.

Water Resources Office:

Authorized execution of a joint powers agreement with the City of South St. Paul for funding of and participation in the Dakota County Wetland Health Evaluation Program (WHEP) and amended the 2009 WHEP budget.


Assessing Services:

Approved a change in tax status as recommended by the County Assessor.

Property Taxation And Records:

Approved the following plat, having been approved by the respective City Council, and submitted it to the Property Taxation and Records Department for recording: Registered Land Survey No 64, Miesville.


County Board:

Accepted the resignation received from Gayle Rieland, District 6 representative on the Community Corrections Advisory Board, and authorized staff to begin the process to fill this vacancy.

Received a Legislative Update including a presentation on the Governor's biennial budget recommendations.

The County Board meeting was adjourned at 10:04 a.m.

The next regular Dakota County Board meeting will be held February 24, 2009, at 9:00 a.m.

The full text of the official proceedings of the Dakota County Board of Commissioners is available for public inspection at County Administration, Administration Center, 1590 West Highway 55, Hastings, Minnesota.