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City Development Board - January 13, 2021


Location: Telephonic - Dial 1.515.348.6300; Conference ID Number 210 765 742#
Date: January 13 | 1:00 p.m.


Board Members Mari Bunney, West Des Moines; Mackenzie O’Hair, Osceola; Chris McKee, Gilmore City
Board Chair Dennis Plautz, Fort Dodge
Board Vice Chair James Halverson, Cedar Rapids
Staff Matt Rasmussen, Board Administrator Betty Hessing, Administrative Assistant Emily Willits, Department of Justice


  1. Call to Order  1:00 p.m.

    1. Roll Call

    2. Approve Agenda

    3. Consideration of December 9, 2020, Business Meeting Minutes & December 9, 2020, Closed Session Meeting Minutes

    4. Elect Board Chair and Vice Chair for 2021

    5. New Business
      UA21-01 Ely
      UA21-02 Waukee
      UA21-03 Tiffin

    6. Staff Reports 

      Matt Rasmussen Emily Willits
    7. Future City Development Board Meeting
      February 10, 2021   |   1:00 p.m.
      CDB Business Meeting via TEAMS/Telephonic

    8. Adjourn

Pursuant to Iowa Code §21.8, this meeting will be held telephonically. Because of the limited agenda items and to ensure the most efficient use of state resources, conducting the meeting in person is impractical. *The meeting will be accessible to City Development Board and members of the public ONLY through teleconference due to COVID-19 virus. To participate in meeting via teleconference, dial 1-515-348-6300; when prompted, enter conference ID number 210 765 742 followed by #. You should then be connected to the meeting.
NOTE: Board agendas may be amended any time up to 24 hours before the meetings. Agenda items may be considered out of order at the discretion of the Chair for each meeting. Meetings will not convene earlier than stated above but may begin later. - If you require accommodations to participate in this public meeting, call 515-348-6197 or TTY at (toll free) 800-735-2942 to make your request. Please notify us at least 48 hours in advance.