Commission Meeting Minutes — September 19, 2017           Certified September 28, 2017

Crawford County Commission met pursuant to adjournment with these members present: Leo Sanders, Presiding Commissioner; Rob Cummings, Commissioner District 1; Jared Boast, Commissioner District 2; John Martin, County Clerk; and the following proceedings were had to viz;

Attendees at the beginning of the meeting included Amy England, Ryan Storz, Kellie Vestal, and Danny Brown.

The meeting was called to order at 9:04 a.m.

9:04 a.m.:  Rob Cummings made a motion to approve the Crawford County Commission Meeting Agenda of September 19, 2017.  Jared Boast provided a second.  All in favor; motion carried.

Roll Call Vote was held as follows:  

Leo Sanders – Yea

Rob Cummings – Yea    

Jared Boast – Yea

9:05 a.m.:  Jared Boast made a motion to approve the open and closed meeting minutes of the Crawford County Commission for September 12, 2017.  Rob Cummings provided a second.  All in favor; motion carried.

Roll Call Vote was held as follows:  

Leo Sanders –Yea

Rob Cummings – Yea    

Jared Boast – Yea

9:06 a.m.:  Mail reviewed: meeting notice from South Central County Commissioners Association; letter from MO Department of Corrections on inmate board payments; Amendment to FEMA flood plain mapping; letter from Capital Quarry giving notice of intent to expand surface mining boundary; letter from CORE on future meeting.

9:07 a.m.:  Amy England stepped out.

9:09 a.m.:  Amy England returned.

9:15 a.m.:  Citizen participation opened; Danny Brown related that repairs and paperwork for recent flooding has been completed, and county was now awaiting FEMA payments.

9:16 a.m.:  Applications to Sr. Board (Joyce Olney and Judy Curtis) were discussed.  Only one opening currently exists.

9:24 a.m.:  Rob Cummings made a motion to appoint Judy Curtis to Sr. Board, and to keep Joyce Olney’s letter for future appointment openings.  Jared Boast provided a second.  All in favor; motion carried.

Roll Call Vote was held as follows:  

Leo Sanders –Yea

Rob Cummings – Yea    

Jared Boast – Yea

9:25 a.m.:  Leo Sanders read a letter from Jim Barnett, III, who represents the Steelville Arts Council.  Mr. Barnett requested a letter from the county to the Missouri Department of Economic Development in support of a grant application to be submitted by the Steelville Arts Council.  Monies awarded to the council are slated to be used to repair the roof and parking lot of the Meramec Music Theater.  Commissioners agreed that they would support the application, and that a letter should be sent.  Clerk will take care of the matter.

9:27 a.m.:  Clerk stated that Missouri Farmers Care initiative had supplied the road districts with signage stating that Crawford County is an Agri-Business Friendly county.  Road crews will coordinate with MoDOT for placement.

9:31 a.m.:  Invoices #9, #10, & #11 for Blunt Road Bridge BRO project were signed.

9:35 a.m.:  Jared Boast requested to move the commission’s next meeting from Tuesday to Thursday, Sept. 28.  Press was informed of the change immediately.

9:37 a.m.:  Kelly Vestal and Danny Brown left the meeting.  Bills were reviewed and signed.

9:40 a.m.:  Amy England exited.

9:42 a.m.:  Ryan Storz exited.

10:04 a.m.:  Danny Brown returned.

10:27 a.m.:  Rob Cummings made a motion to adjourn the September 19, 2017 meeting of the Crawford County Commission.  Jared Boast provided a second.  All in favor; motion carried.

The Commission adjourned to meet September 28, 2017, at 9:00 a.m.

                                                

Leo Sanders, Presiding Commissioner