Anamosa Community School District
August 17, 2009
The Anamosa Board of Education met in regular session on August 17, 2009, at 7:00 P.M., in the
Strawberry Hill media center with President Darrow presiding. Members present: Bieber,
Riniker, Crump and McKean. Directors Ridgeway and Tiedt were absent.
Motion by Bieber, seconded by Riniker to adopt the agenda, as printed. Motion carried 5-0.
Motion by McKean, seconded by Crump to approve the consent agenda(minutes dated 7/20 and
8/3, claims, financial reports and personnel appointments/adjustments), as submitted. Motion
The Board reviewed options for additions to the high school. Several questions were addressed
regarding the two plans and Tom Penny was contacted via a phone conversation to clear up some
additional concerns. The Board also heard a report from Andre Gallet(Terracon Consultants)
regarding a preliminary subsurface exploration report they did last year at the two proposed
Middle School sites. Motion by Crump, seconded by McKean to select option “A” pending
whether the fire department had any issues with access to additions on the east side of the high
school and right-a-way questions were addressed. After additional discussion, no vote was taken
on the original motion and a second motion was made by Director Crump and seconded by
Director McKean to table the issue until all questions regarding the site had been resolved.
Motion carried 5-0.
Motion by Bieber, seconded by Riniker to accept the bid of $468, from Verlan Vos, for a 1995
Ford Crown Victoria that the District has offered for sale. Motion carried 5-0.
Motion by Crump, seconded by Bieber to approve the first reading of Board policies, as per
attached copy. Motion carried 5-0.
Motion by Crump, seconded by McKean to adjourn at 8:25 P.M. Motion carried 5-0.