Jefferson County Board of Supervisors /county department head meeting — Jefferson County Courthouse, third floor conference room, 8 a.m.
Indian Hills Community College Board of Trustees — retreat at Honey Creek Resort, Moravia, 8 a.m.: introductions; president’s perspective with Dr. Marlene Sprouse; student services perspective from Chris Bower, dean of student services; academic perspective, Dr. Matthew Thompson, vice-president academic affairs/institutional effectiveness; financial perspective, Bill Meck, vice president/CFO; lunch; data/information review; board discussion; adjourn.
Jefferson County Board of Supervisors — Jefferson County Courthouse, first floor meeting room, 9 a.m.: meet with county engineer; consider appointment to mental health region; consider resolutions for mental health planning meetings; committee reports; public comments; allow claims/approve reports.
Fairfield Arbor Committee — County Extension Office, Jefferson County Extension Office, 3:30 p.m.: DNR Ash tree in ROW report; Iowa Arbor Association meeting (Nov. 14) regarding the Emerald Ash Borer; “Branching Out” tree planting grant; strategy discussion; formation of subcommittees.
Fairfield Airport Committee — Fairfield Airport, 3:45 p.m.: 2015 AIP pre-application; adjourn.
Fairfield Planning and Zoning Commission — Fairfield City Hall, 6:15 p.m.: approve minutes; preliminary plat Prairie Lakes Subdivision (Lake Side Partners); final plat Prairie Lakes Subdivision; annexation adjacent to Prairie Lakes Subdivision (Parcel A, 0.08 acres, adjacent to Lot 6 of Prairie Lakes Subdivision Phase I, Lake Side Partners/Jessie Nichols); petition to rezone from R1 to R2 (Parcel A, 0.08 acres, adjacent to Lot 6 of Prairie Lakes Subdivision Phase I, Lake Side Partners/Jessie Nichols); sign ordinance amendment (height regulation); fence ordinance amendment (height regulation); adjourn.
Fairfield Community School District Board of Directors — Fairfield Middle School, 7 p.m.: approve consent agenda (minutes, bills, open enrollment, support staff information, monthly financial report, December calendar); public participation (board recognition of students and coaches qualifying for state events, Struxture Architects update by Nick Hildebrandt, interview potential board member replacement applicants); district Vertical Team Advisory notes from Sept. 30; student discipline hearing; possible action on expulsion recommendation; administrative reports – Superintendent Art Sathoff (enrolment summary, communication, recommendation for FMLA leave); business manager Kim Sheets (business office report, recommendation); auxiliary services director Fred McElwee (infrastructure plan, fuel purchase RFP, FMS utilities historical data, department updates); curriculum director Marci Dunlap (Vertical Team, draft-decision making format, TLC instruction for Authentic Intellectual Work scoring, recommendations for mentoring, assessment schedule and needs assessment and action plan); FHS Principal Aaron Becker (professional development, community involvement, reports, recommendations); FMS Principal Laura Atwood (data team report, at risk data report, attendance/discipline, professional development, classroom and awards, FMS AIW CIP data); elementary principals Chris Welch/Jeff Eeling; new business – resignations, hires, approve volunteer coaches, approve teachers as mentors, approve the 2013-2-14 FCSD assessment schedule, approve the provided district needs assessment and distribution action plan, approve modified allowable growth request to SBRC for open enrollment out and LEP instruction beyond 5 years, approve first reading of policies reviewed/revised, approve the 2013-14 infrastructure plan, approve recommendation for fuel purchasing, acceptance of board member resignation, approve board member replacement; board president – review IASB conference plans; adjourn.
Jefferson County Conservation Board — Jefferson County Park Nature Center, 4 p.m.: approve minutes; open discussion period with special interest groups/general public; review/approve accounts payable; review/approve financial reports; communications; shop and field report; naturalist report; park host report; report on CCPOA workshop; REAP assembly Oct. 24; ISAC, Nov.14-15; business topics to discuss – possible timber sale, Gantz-Hewett Timber, tree planting projects of Fairfield Loop Trail REAP expenditures, review/approve 2012-13 JCCB annual report; adjourn.