Special Council Meeting February 24 2022





A meeting of the Mayor and Council of the City of Plainview, Nebraska, was held at the City Office in said City on the 24th day of February at 5:15 o’clock P.M. 


Roll call was held and present were: Council Members: Alder, Smith, Yosten and Sanne Absent: Mayor Schlote


The Pledge of Allegiance was then recited.


President Smith opened the meeting and announced to individuals in attendance that a full copy of the new Nebraska Open Meetings Act was posted on the east wall of the Council Chambers.


Notice of the meeting was given in advance thereof by Posting in three places for designated method for giving notice.  Availability of the agenda was communicated in the advance notice and in the notice to the Mayor and Council of this meeting.  All proceedings hereafter shown were taken while the convened meeting was open to the attendance of the public.


Jeremy Tarr was present as City Administrator.


Discussion was held on a semi for possible purchase to replace the current equipment at the transfer station. A 2009 Freightliner Business Class M2 112 MB4000 Mercedes 450 hp was looked at in Fremont, NE by City employees Russ Cleveland and Kris Mann. The truck has an Eaton Fuller 13 speed transmission. It was previously a GSA government truck in Texas with only 40,927 miles and 1,514 hours of use. The asking price was $56,000 and would be paid through a bank loan.


Sanne motioned to purchase the semi. Alder seconded the motion. Motion carried 4-0.


It was moved by Smith, seconded by Alder to adjourn the meeting. Motion carried 4-0.


TIME: 5:18 P.M.




Robert Smith, Council President                                




Jeremy Tarr, City Administrator                                                                                                                                                                                                                    







Courtney Retzlaff, City Clerk/Treasurer



I, the undersigned, City Clerk for the City of Plainview, Nebraska, hereby certify that the foregoing is a true and correct copy of proceedings had and done by the Mayor and Council on 2/24/2022; that all of the subjects included in the foregoing proceedings were contained in the agenda for the meeting, kept continually current and readily available for public inspection at the office of the City Clerk; that such subjects were contained in said agenda for at least twenty-four hours prior to said meeting; that at least one copy of all reproducible material discussed at the meeting was available at the meeting for examination and copying by members of the public; that the said minutes from which the foregoing proceedings have been extracted were in written form and available for public inspection within ten working days and prior to the next convened meeting of said body; that all news media requesting notification concerning meetings of said body were provided advance notification of the time and place of said meeting and the subjects to be discussed at said meeting.






Courtney Retzlaff, City Clerk/Treasurer                                                              (SEAL)




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