Brown County Commission 6.4.18
The Board of Brown County Commissioners met in regular session on Monday, June 4, with the following members present: Chairman Steve Roberts, Dwight Kruse and Keith Olsen. Also present were County Clerk Melissa Gormley and Deputy County Clerk Dawn Boyles. County Attorney Kevin Hill was present for a portion of the meeting. Steve Roberts opened the meeting at 8:10 a.m.
Brown County Sheriff John Merchant reported there are 26 inmates — 18 males and eight females — currently at the Brown County Jail.
Hill discussed the Cost Benefit Analysis on two applications for tax abatements from Brown County. Hill requested Nancy Gafford of the Rural Development Association to attend the county commission meeting on Monday, June 11, to discuss the applications before the public hearing.
Also at the meeting:
Minutes from the May 31 meeting were approved. Commissioners approved the 2019 Holidays for Brown County as follows: New Year’s Day Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2019; Martin Luther King Day Monday, Jan. 21, 2019; Presidents Day Monday, Feb. 18, 2019; Memorial Day Monday, May 27, 2019; Independence Day Thursday, July 4, 2019; Labor Day Monday, Sept. 2, 2019; Veterans Day Monday, Nov. 11, 2019; Thanksgiving Holiday Thursday, Nov. 28, 2019 and Friday, Nov. 29, 2019; Christmas Holiday Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2019 and Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2019.
Commissioners entered into a 15-minute executive session with Sheriff Merchant present to discuss personnel matters of non elected personnel, with executive session necessary to protect privacy interests. No binding action was taken.
Commissioners held a 10-minute executive session on non-elected personnel with Gormley and Hill present to discuss matters of non elected personnel with executive session necessary to protect privacy interests. No binding action was taken.
Commissioners approved agreements with MJR Engineering to draw up an engineer report to bid out the project for Bridge FAS-3 and to draw up an engineer report to bid out the project for Bridge FAS-39.
The commissioners met Monday, June 11. These minutes were not available at The Herald’s press time.