Board of Supervisors

Agendas & Minutes


Agendas are available prior to meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
Most Recent Agendas and Minutes

Members

Member Term Expiration
Ray Peterson Chairperson
December 31, 2020
Sharon Keehner Vice Chairperson
December 31, 2022
Steve Doeppke December 31, 2022

Responsibilities


The Board of Supervisors is the legislative body of the County and the following are some of its duties and powers:
  • Approves bonds of county officials
  • Establishes and vacates public highways
  • Levies taxes to produce revenue for county purposes
  • Allows claims against the county and orders them paid
  • Allows applications for Homestead, Military, and Family Farm Credit
  • Fills vacancies in county offices, except members of its own body
  • Canvasses the vote totals of elections
  • Approves all budgets of county
  • Appoints a County Engineer to supervise the county road system
  • Oversees the maintenance of the county buildings
  • Appoints all members to the following county boards:
    • Care Review
    • Conservation
    • Health
    • Zoning Board of Adjustment
  • Appoints individual members to the following boards:
    • Eminent Domain Compensation Commission
    • Civil Service
    • Compensation
    • Judicial Magistrate Appointing Commission