(paid during the week of April 23)
To: Brenton Skating Plaza
For: Cost to have the Winter Games Broom Ball
Tournament on Feb. 3-4 (nine teams at $150 per
team minus a 20 percent discount).
To: Cornerstone Government Affairs LLC (Washington,
For: Payment for Government Affairs and Consulting
services rendered in April.
To: Holland and Knight LLP (Orlando, Fla.)
For: Payment for federal legislative consulting
services rendered through March 31.
To: Eric Hanson
For: Second payment for contracted winter tennis
instruction at the Drake Tennis Center through
Parks and Rec.
To: Nite Owl Printing
For: Cost to print 500 “Mayor’s Annual Ride”
brochures ($537.50 at $1.75 each) and 100 11-by-17-inch,
full color posters ($200 at $2 each).
To: David Charles Wolz of Des Moines
For: Refund on towing and impound fees per
an April 9 administrative hearing officer’s
ruling, which decided the city police did not
have “probable cause to impound” the car under
municipal code section 114-485.17.
To: Norwalk Ready-Mixed Concrete Inc.
For: Purchase of M-4 limestone no-fly ash ($2,184
in April and $5,229 in March) including hauling
To: Saga Communications of Iowa LLC
For: Cost to lease the KSTZ tower ($1,500)
and the KAZR tower ($1,300) for the month of
To: Brevard Extraditions Inc. (Melbourne, Fla.)
For: Cost of transporting inmate Stacy Burns
from Wise County, Texas to the Polk County Jail
on March 31.
To: Communications Innovators
For: Payment for services installing plant
cameras and software plus training at the Wastewater
Salaries and Such
Department Metro West Learning Academy
Years served Newly hired, starts Aug. 1
Annual salary $90,000
The City of Des Moines recently approved Senior
Police Officer Kenneth Robinson to travel to
Andale, Kan., from June 3-8 to attend the National
Rifle Association Precision Rifle Instructors
School course. Coursework aids in the instruction
of officers within the department. The total
cost to taxpayers is $1,357. CV