School Election Canvass September 13, 2013 at 9:00 am
  Fremont County, Iowa
  School Election September 10, 2013
  Official
  Registered Voters 5564                          Total Number Voting     492             8.84 %
                     
  Farragut Community School District (Vote for no more than two)
  Registered Voters         1172    
  Total Votes           39 3.33 %
               
  Under Votes       16 20.5 %
  Bob Lynn       23 29.5 %
  Shelly Mount       34 43.6 %
  Write-In Votes       5 6.4 %
   
  Fremont-Mills Community School (Vote for no more than one from each District)
  Registered Voters         1519    
  Total Votes         36 2.37 %
                 
  District #2 (Vote for 1)          
  Under Votes     3 8.3 %
  Darrin Mitchell     32 88.9 %
  Write-In Votes     1 2.8 %
  District #5 (Vote for 1)          
  Under Votes     2 5.55 %
  Elizabeth Alexander     32 88.9 %
  Write-In Votes     2 5.55 %
   
  Hamburg Community School  (Vote for no more than two)    
  Registered Voters         1210    
  Total Votes         240 19.83 %
                 
  Under Votes     11 2.3 %
  Reva Benefiel     130 27.1 %
  Stephanie Foster     98 20.4 %
  Phillip Kuhr     137 28.5 %
  Tiffany Lyons   104 21.7 %
  Write-In Votes         0 0.0 %
                     
  Sidney Community School  (Vote for no more than two)    
  Registered Voters         1663    
  Total Votes         168 10.10 %
                 
  Under Votes     57 17.0 %
  Randy Bishop     66 19.6 %
  Larry Holt     122 36.3 %
  Heidi Lowthorp     88 26.2 %
  Write-In Votes         3 0.9 %
                   
  Iowa Western Community College Public Measure B (Total All Precincts)
  Registered Voters         5564    
  Total Votes           492 8.84 %
                 
  Under Votes     29 5.9 %
  Yes     295 60.0 %
  No     168 34.1 %
                     
  Iowa Western Community College Public Measure C (Total all Precincts)
  Registered Voters         5564    
  Total Votes           492 8.84 %
                 
  Under Votes         28 5.7 %
  Yes     316 64.2 %
  No     148 30.1 %
                   

September 13, 2013:

The Fremont County Board of Supervisors met in special session on Friday, September 13, 2013, in the Fremont County Courthouse Boardroom, with Hickey, Morgan and Bartholomew present. A quorum was declared and the meeting officially called to order at 9:00 a.m. The agenda was approved as posted. Also present for this meeting was Sheriff Kevin Aistrope.

At 9:00 a.m. the Board of Supervisors, concurring with the County Auditor, held the official canvass of votes cast in the September 10, 2013 School Election. Present were Supervisors Hickey, Morgan and Bartholomew. Also present was Assistant Auditor, Dee Owen. Motion was made by Hickey to declare the following elected and public measures passed. Bartholomew, aye; Hickey, aye; Morgan, aye.

Farragut Community School–Bob Lynn, Farragut School Director At Large (23 votes); Shelly Mount, Farragut School Director At Large (34 votes).

Fremont-Mills Community School–Darrin Mitchell, Fremont-Mills School Director District 2 (32 votes); Elizabeth Alexander, Fremont-Mills School Director District 5 (32 votes).

Hamburg Community School–Reva Benefiel, Hamburg School Director At Large (130 votes); Phillip Kuhr, Hamburg School Director At Large (137 votes).

Sidney Community School–Larry Holt, Sidney School Director At Large (122 votes); Heidi Lowthorp, Sidney School Director At Large (88 votes).

IWCC Public Measure B–Yes (295 votes) & No (168 votes).

IWCC Public Measure C–Yes (316 votes) & No (148 votes).

At 9:15 a.m. Christy Briley, Assistant Auditor, met with the Board to discuss new healthcare reform regulations that will affect the County. Briley explained that the new governmental insurance marketplace website would be opening October 1, 2013. The new laws will also require Fremont County to offer health insurance to any employee that works more than 30 hours per week. The Board will adjust the handbook to reflect these changes and all department heads will also be notified. Briley also discussed the results of the recent IMWCA site visit.

At 9:35 a.m. Jeff Heil and Michael Hart with Northland Securities met with the Board to discuss bonding procedures for the new law enforcement center.

At 10:29 a.m. there being no further business, Bartholomew made a motion to adjourn. Morgan, aye; Bartholomew, aye; Hickey, aye.

ATTEST:

Fremont County Auditor                                                                                 Bart Bartholomew, Chairman