(paid during the week of Feb. 27)
To: Adecco Employment Services (Melville, N.Y.)
For: Payment for temporary extra help for Meg
Wholwend who did clerk work for the county at
$25.44 per hour (32 hours clocked).
To: American Solutions for Business
For: Purchase of 24 pounds of white, triple
perforated paper and 24 pounds of white, single
horizon paper for the Information Technology
To: Ankeny Economic Development Co.
For: A zero-percent forgivable loan toward
a $4.7 million Virtual Building/Shovel Ready
Project manufacturing facility that is said
to build a 57,000 square-foot warehouse and
light manufacturing facility that will encourage
a new, retained or expanded business in the
county and provide 15 full-time jobs to the
To: Auquaverve (Green Brook, N.J.)
For: Cost for construction work at the Iowa
Events Center – Wells Fargo Arena to install
a bottleless water cooler in Canadian cherry
wood, hand stained in brown and varnished to
a furniture finish including a stainless steel
reservoir with a five-year warranty refrigeration
system, dual float assembly, float control valve,
charcoal filters, brackets and mounting hardware,
including $575 in freight fees.
To: Architectural Wall Systems
For: Cost to remodel the ticket booth at the
auditor’s office, removing and re-installing
the glass in the information booth.
To: Broadlawns Medical Center
For: Payment for morgue services.
To: Crucell Vaccines, Inc. (Miami Lakes, Fla.)
For: Purchase of 60 packages of typhoid vaccines
for the Polk County Health Department.
To: DES Staffing Services Inc.
For: Payment for temporary extra help provided
by Judith Ortiz, at $14 per hour, at the health
To: Dummies Unlimited Inc. (Pomona, Calif.)
For: Purchase of one 185-pound “Survivor” agility
training manikin, including Heavy Duty Feet
and $205.42 for shipping and handling, for the
To: First Choice Distributing
For: Purchase of toilet paper for General Services.
Salaries and Such
Department West Des Moines Library
Years served Newly hired on Feb. 23; starts
on April 16
Annual salary $96,134
The City of Des Moines recently approved Fleet
Manager Brian Bennett to travel to Las Vegas,
Nev., from March 18-23, to attend the annual
Ron Turley and Associates Users Conference at
a cost of $1,493.18. The conference is said
to provide annual training, group sessions,
open forum discussions, reviews of newly released
features and previews of upcoming software releases.