Commission Meeting Minutes — March 20, 2018          Certified March 27, 2018

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 Ryan Storz, Amy England, Kellie Vestal, Michelle Rafter, Kenny McGraw, and Kent Howald.

The meeting was called to order at 9:07 a.m.

9:07 a.m.:  Rob Cummings made a motion to approve the Crawford County Commission Meeting Agenda of March 20, 2018.  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

9:07 a.m.:  Jared Boast made a motion to approve the Crawford County Commission Open Meeting Minutes of March 13, 2018.  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

9:07 a.m.:  Jared Boast made a motion to approve the Crawford County Commission Closed Session Minutes of March 13, 2018.  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

9:08 a.m.:  Mail reviewed: letter from Pulaski County Health Department on training.

9:09 a.m.:  Citizen participation opened: none offered. 

9:10 a.m.:  Old Business: Kent Howald discussed opioid suit presented by Jack Garvey at March 13 meeting.  Mr. Howald reviewed the paperwork and recommended that the commission agree to allow Garvey’s firm to add Crawford County as party to class-action against drug companies listed in the suit.

9:16 a.m.:  Kent Howald exited.  Leo Sanders read the resolution presented by Garvey’s firm.

9:25 a.m.:  Jared Boast made a motion to adopt the Resolution Declaring that the Unlawful Distribution of Prescription Controlled Substances has Created a Public Nuisance and a Serious Public Health and Safety Crisis for the Citizens of Crawford County, as well as to sign the contract allowing the firms of Carey Danis & Lowe, and Ramona A. Gau, Marler Schrum Law, to act as Counsel for Crawford County in any proceedings related to the resolution adopted.  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

9:28 a.m.:  Michelle Rafter reported on Kimberly Kinder matter on Glassey Road.  Ms. Kinder has had soil testing performed and test results are forthcoming in a few weeks.  Her appearance before the commission has been pushed back until test results are garnered.

9:38 a.m.:  Bills reviewed and signed.  Ryan Storz, Amy England, Michelle Rafter, and Kellie Vestal exit.

9:57 a.m.:  Jared Boast made a motion to cancel meeting for April 3 due to municipal elections to be held that day.  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

10:04 a.m.:  Jared Boast made a motion to adjourn the March 20, 2018 meeting of the Crawford County Commission.  Rob Cummings provided a second.  All in favor; motion carried.

The Commission adjourned to meet March 27, 2018, at 9:00 a.m.

                                                

Leo Sanders, Presiding Commissioner