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Paid for by taxpayers in…
(paid during the week of Sept. 20)
To: ACME Printing Co.
For: Payment for summer/fall 2010 West Des Moines Magazine, issue No. 22. 33,900 copies for fall magazines ($23,022), alterations $197 and mail/data $1,517.
To: Aquaclear Lake Management Inc.
For: August applications for aquatic weed control for West Des Moines Parks and Recreation Department.
To: Associated Bag Co.
For: Purchase of EMS supplies for West Des Moines Emergency Medical Service.
To: Awards Program Service Inc.
For: Purchase of 44 softball and flag football trophies and plaques for West Des Moines Parks and Recreation Department.
To: Bennett’s Tree Service Inc.
For: Removal of hazardous trees at Holiday Park Baseball Club.
To: Bindery 1 Inc.
For: Payment made for 2010-11 fiscal year budget summary books and covers.
To: Cedar Fair DBA Worlds of Fun
For: Payment for all four weeks of Planet 7 trips to Worlds of Fun by West Des Moines Parks and Recreation Department.
To: Celebration River Cruises Inc.
For: Payment for 103 individuals to attend Senior Day trip on Oct. 12, which includes boat cruise and food.
To: Rob Dehnert
For: Mileage reimbursement for August.
To: Brian Fowler
For: Mileage reimbursement from July and August.
To: Himmel and Wilson
For: Payment for consulting fees for strategic planning project for West Des Moines Public Library.
To: Human Restraint
For: Purchase of 40 hood dispensers for the West Des Moines Police Department.
To: Mardsen Building Maintenance
For: Payment for September janitorial services at City of West Des Moines Nature Lodge, 2500 Grand Ave., and City of West Des Moines Public Works Department, 560 S. 16th St.
To: The Omaha World-Herald
For: Payment for West Des Moines police officer recruitment advertisement.
To: Preferred Pest Control
For: Monthly pest control services at various West Des Moines buildings.
Salaries and Such
Name: Clarence Key Jr.
Title: Executive Director of Iowa Board of Parole
Years experience: 12
Annual salary: $89,552.80
Gov. Chet Culver recently announced a $1.3 million federal grant to the “Block by Block” project in Cedar Rapids. The self-help disaster recovery project will aid those hit the hardest by the 2008 flooding. Block by Block is a year-round project aimed at rebuilding eight residential blocks in the city. The $1.3 million grant is part of an $11.1 million federal Social Services Block Grant. CV
Source: Office of Gov. Chet Culver and Lt. Gov. Patty Judge