It's Your Money

February 17th, 2011 |
Compiled by Matt Miller matt@dmcityview.com

Amount: $4,953

To: Drake University

For: Other services and charges.


Amount: $277.10

To: Keri Eaton

For: Human resource provider charges.


Amount: $16,909.79

To: Global Spectrum LP

For: Management fees for the month of December for Hy-Vee Hall/Plex and Veterans Memorial Auditorium.


Amount: $125,000

To: Greater Des Moines Partnership

For: Community Development Grant.


Amount: $4,308.09

To: Hawkeye Food Systems

For: Purchase of food for Polk County Jail.


Amount: $268.50

To: Terri Henkels

For: Mileage reimbursement from Sept. 24 to Dec. 10.


Amount: $41,567.27

To: Hewlett Packard

For: Purchase of 70 HP Compaq computers shipped to Polk County General Services.


Amount: $350

To: Iowa Department of Transportation

For: Registration for 2010-11 Iowa DOT Application Certification II AGG from Feb. 1-4.


Amount: $140

To: Iowa Events Center

For: Payment for food services and equipment for meetings for the Polk County Board of Supervisors.


Amount: $150

To: Iowa Sex Crimes Investigators Association

For: Registration fee for Polk County Sheriff’s Department employee to attend the 23rd annual Sex Crimes Investigators Conference in West Des Moines from Feb. 7-10, 2011.


Amount: $2,455.92

To: Lutheran Services in Iowa

For: Human resource provider charges.


Amount: $130

To: National Emergency Number Association

For: Membership dues.


Amount: $28,735.03

To: Polk Co. Health Services

For: Human resource provider charges.


Amount: $1,000

To: Polk County Crime Stoppers

For: Community Betterment Grant.


Ordinance outlook

As of last week, approximately 70 fines had been issued for residents who failed to comply with Des Moines’ city ordinance that requires sidewalks to be shoveled within 48 hours of a snowstorm. The city issued 1,322 fines last winter, totaling $70,500 for improperly shoveled sidewalks. In 2009, there were 288 fines and 219 in 2008. Fines for noncompliance are $50 for the first offense, $75 for the second violation and $100 for the third. Questions and reports of improperly shoveled sidewalks can be directed to the Des Moines Public Works Department at 283-4950. CV