(paid during the week of April 9)
To: Polk County Clerk of Court
For: Civil penalty payment from the city after
Randy A. Rudolph of Rudolph Investments LC was
found in violation of the Des Moines municipal
code for renting, leasing or otherwise allowing
occupancy of a dwelling at 144 E. Marion St.
without obtaining a valid inspection certificate.
To: Commercial Bag & Supply Co.
For: Purchase of 500 blue shop wipers at $1.75
each for public works.
To: Duke Aerial Equipment Inc.
For: Rental fees for using a Skyjack Scissor
from Feb. 20 to March 14, including a $30.80
damage waiver fee, for work to the sewers.
To: Grainger (Kansas City, Mo.)
For: Purchase of two unisex restroom signs
($5.26 a piece), six “slippery when wet” caution
signs ($12.20 each) and two “this vehicle makes
sudden stops” signs ($19.10 each) for the public
To: H.B. Leiserowitz Co.
For: Purchase of a Canon SX230HS camera and
amenities for the public works department.
To: Iowa One Call
For: Payment for locating underground infrastructures
prior to traffic projects for the month of February,
for the engineering department.
To: JAMAR Technologies Inc. (Hatfield, Penn.)
For: Purchase of two cases of 3.5-inch nails,
including a $17 shipping fee, for the Traffic
and Transportation Division.
To: Norlab, Inc. (Lorain, Ohio)
For: Purchase of 300 yellow-green dye strips,
including $20 for shipping, for the sewers division.
To: SOS Staffing (Salt Lake City, Utah)
For: Payment for temporary hired help to diagnose
and replace a faulty intake and exhaust on a
furnace for a low-income energy customer, through
the Housing Services Department of the Community
To: Per Mar Security Services
For: Payment to have a physical security officer
patrol the Des Moines Public Library (68.5 hours
at $15.07 per hour), for a 10-day work week
ending March 24.
Salaries and Such
Col. Benjamin J. Corell
Title State Quatermaster
Department Public Defense – Army National Guard
Years served Commissioned officer since 1988
Annual salary $91,861.50
The City of Des Moines recently approved Sgt.
Mark Schleuger to travel to San Diego, Calif.,
from April 30 – May 4, to attend the Law Enforcement
Intelligence Units annual conference. The conference
is expected to expand the skills for the supervisor
of the Intelligence Section is said to provide
updated information on gangs, intelligence gathering
and legal issues involving intelligence units.
The cost to taxpayers is $1,323. CV