August 27, 2015
August 27, 2015
Commissioners Doug Tucker, John Grewell, and John Prinkki were present.
8:30 Pledge of Allegiance.
Gordy Blevens met with Commissioners to discuss easements for the realignment of Wapitti Road as part of the West Fork Road Reconstruction. Mr. Blevens does not believe that the County has the legal authority to reconstruct the road through his property.
9:00 Deputy County Attorney Jacque Papez met with Commissioners to discuss County business. They discussed the Bridger Cemetery land swap and the Commissioners confirmed that they do not think it is necessary to resurvey the cemetery; the relocation survey is sufficient. The County Attorney’s Office has been approached by the Roberts Water and Sewer District for guidance on some issues. Commissioner Grewell moved to allow the Roberts Water and Sewer District to contract with the Carbon County Attorney’s Office; Commissioner Tucker seconded; motion carried. Commissioner Prinkki requested assistance regarding the road easement for Gordy Bleven’s tract of land involved in the West Fork Road reconstruction.
9:45 Commissioners reviewed the 2015-2016 Preliminary Budget. $50,000 from the 911 Emergency Fund will be used to help pay for the Simulcast Radio Communications System; the funds were preliminarily appropriated to be transferred into the Communication Capital Improvement Fund.
10:00 Road Superintendent Shawn Mains met with Commissioners regarding road maintenance issues.
11:00 Airport Board Meeting. Wally Zook moved to approve the June 25, 2015 Airport Board meeting minutes; Commissioner Grewell seconded; motion carried.
Respectfully submitted: Angela Newell, Administrative Assistant