Paid for by taxpayers in…
West Des Moines
(paid during the week of May 16)
To: ABC Electrical Contractors
For: Repair drive lights, light poles, truck bay lights and voice and data systems, replace emergency lights and ground breakers and other electrical needs for the city.
To: Arrow Stage Lines (Norfolk, Neb.)
For: Senior day trip to Omaha, Neb., through the Parks and Recreation Department.
To: ADP Screening and Selection Services (Chicago, Ill.)
For: Background checks for 16 potential new hires through the Human Resources Department.
To: Affiliated Credit Services (Rochester, Minn.)
For: Payment for commission on state offset funds received by the West Des Moines Emergency Medical Services Department.
To: Aquaclear Lake Management Inc.
For: Payment for lake management services, including algae and aquatic weed control.
To: Business Publications LLC
For: Purchase of a banner ad to run on the Business Record website 12 times.
To: Badge Express (Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.)
For: Purchase and shipping of 100 badges to Emily Ricke of the City of West Des Moines.
To: Bob's Septic and Mobile Toilet Services, Inc.
For: Rental payments for several portable toilet units at numerous park locations for the month of May.
To: Brockway Mechanical and Roofing
For: Payment for labor and materials for roof work at the Public Works building, including gutter removal, flashing and gutter edge installation and asphalt cleaning, priming and cementing.
To: Brownells Inc.
For: Several fire arms cleaning and maintenance products plus ammunition for the police department.
To: Carpenter Uniform Co.
For: Purchase of new uniforms, body armor and boots for the fire department.
To: CDW Government Inc. (Chicago, Ill.)
For: Purchase and shipping of packs and rolls of thermal paper for the police department.
To: Chief Supply (Atlanta, Ga.)
For: Purchase of four road flares for the police department, including $164.85 in shipping fees.
Salaries and Such
Name Steven N. Olson
Title State Representative (R-DeWitt)
Years experience 8
Annual salary $24,327
At the request of Johnston Land Acquisition Inc., the Clive City Council recently approved a resolution to hold a public hearing on June 2 at 7 p.m., where the council and public will consider a proposed rezoning of 1.1 acres of property located north of Hickman Road and east of Alice's Road from an R-1 single family residential district to an R-2 one and two family district in order to accommodate the development of additional single family residential lots.