Ogallala Board of Health
February 21, 2006
A meeting of the Ogallala Board of Health was called to order at 7:40 P.M. by Chairman Dr. Paul Foy in the City of Ogallala Administration Building, 411 East Second Street, Ogallala, Nebraska. Members present: Dr. Paul Foy, CJ Poltack, Mary Lou Heelan, and Dr. Kurt Johnson. Absent: Secretary Dave Kling. Also present: Ogallala Police Department Code Enforcement Officer Eric Troxel. Minutes were taken by Mary Lou Heelan.
Notice of the meeting was given in advance by publication in the Keith County News, the designated method of giving notice. Notice of the meeting was delivered to members of the Board of Health by hand delivery of an Ogallala Police Officer.
A motion was made by Mary Lou Heelan to approve the minutes of the January 17, 2006 Board of Health meeting, seconded by Poltack. Voting Yes: Dr. Foy, Heelan, Poltack and Dr. Johnson. Voting No: None. Absent: Kling. Motion carried.
Public Forum: Dr. Foy opened the public forum and invited any individual wishing to speak to the board to come to the podium. Dr. Foy advised that the Public Forum would remain open for the duration of the public meeting.
Officer Troxel presented the Code Enforcement Activity for January 2006-February 2006. Officer Troxel advised that he had made contact with a representative of Bullock Motors, 700 Block of West 1st, and several vehicles have been moved. Barry Ward was also notified to move the abandoned vehicles located at the rear of his property in the 100 block of West B Street. Officer Troxel said that he was working further to find out the ownership of the property at 517 Platteview.
Other properties were discussed owned by Jim Starry, Alex Kimmons, and Ralph Kirkwood (Northwest Trailer Court). Officer Troxel will check if any enforcement action needs to be taken at these locations.
No further business to come before the Board, Dr. Johnson made a motion to adjourn, seconded by Poltack. Voting Yes: Dr. Foy, Heelan, Poltack and Dr. Johnson. Voting No: None. Absent: Kling. Motion Carried.
Meeting adjourned at 8:15 P.M.
Secretary – Dave Kling