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Sept 8 , 2011
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Paid for by taxpayers in…

Polk County

(paid during the week of Aug. 29 )

Amount: $6,595.42

To: 3812 LC

For: Recurring monthly lease payment for a county-used building at 100 S.W. 2nd Ave.

Amount: $383.62

To: A-Tec Recycling Inc.

For: Cost of recycling things like fluorescent, incandescent and high intensity discharge bulbs, among others, for the General Services Department.

Amount: $128.30

To: Aim Supply/Ace Tool

For: Purchase of a half-inch, air revolving drill.

Amount: $211.50

To: AMF Bowling Center

For: Recreational services provided to the Norwoodville Summer Camp for 47 kids to go bowling on Aug. 9.

Amount: $34,326.20

To: Anderson & Erickson Dairy

For: Purchase of a month's worth of dairy foods and drink for the jail.

Amount: $14,698.30

To: Barnes Group Inc. (Hanover Park, Ill.)

For: Purchase of gear and parts, plus shipping, for the Conservation Department.

Amount: $132.53

To: Bolton & Hay Inc.

For: Purchase of 50 pounds of Top N Pop corn, a case of kettles and a case of Flavacol for the Southside Senior Center.

Amount: $1,328.60

To: Central Iowa Distributing Inc.

For: Purchase of 40 cases of garbage bags and 10 cases of wall blocks, plus a $10 delivery fee for the Conservation Department.

Amount: $652.22

To: Central Iowa Regional

For: Payment for miscellaneous charges for the ADM/Trail Counters for the Conservation Department.

Amount: $1,115

To: Compass Expediting Inc.

For: Payments for employee services at the jail and courthouse for 105 days of work, including weekend and holiday pay.

Amount: $148.50

To: Des Moines Forage & Turf Seed

For: Purchase of a 150-pound bag of Pearl Millet used for planting food plots through the Conservation Department.

Amount: $975

To: Drake University Center for Professional Studies

For: Payment for grant writing and management services provided by Lisa Moody.

Amount: $1,000

To: Gang Prevention Inc.

For: Payment for training services provided.

Salaries and Such

Name Patrick J. Hoye

Title Iowa Public Safety Chief

Years served 28 with the Iowa State Patrol

Annual salary $123,444.41


The Des Moines City Council recently approved Sean Devlin, Plans Examiner, to travel to Phoenix, Ariz., from Oct. 31 to Nov. 5, to attend the International Code Council's annual business meeting and code hearings at a $1,560 cost. The event is said to provide valuable exposure to the intent behind code requirements, opportunities to evaluate the latest permit and licensing software and the ability to network with professionals in municipalities similar to Des Moines. A main focus in the code developing hearing is the Green Construction Code. CV

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