Agenda set for county board meeting

Agenda set for county board meeting

The agenda for the August 11 Macoupin County Board meeting was established Tuesday evening by the Executive Committee.

Among the agenda items include approval of the minutes from the regular meeting in July and three committee meetings.

Special guest scheduled will be Kent Tarro from the Macoupin County Health Department. Four petitions from various parts of the county will be taken up by the board, followed by resolutions.

The first resolution involves establishing the fiscal year 2015-16 general fund and special funds appropriations. A second resolution regards the sheriff’s budget and a third involves meeting state statute salary disclosures.

Two other resolutions include recorder’s special funds appropriations and transfers into the Tort Liability Fund.

Unfinished business will include discussion on workman’s comp claims and health insurance renewals.

Under new business will be supplemental preliminary engineering service agreement with Coombe-Bloxdorf for review of high speed rail crossing plans in the amount of $13,800. Second will be discussion on granting the finance committee power-to-act on end of the fiscal year bill approval.

Following claims and officers report, mileage and per diem, revolving loan fund report and monthly county clerk, as well as matters of recognition, the board will adjourn.

Also on Monday, the executive committee approved the revolving loan fund report for July, 2015.

The county board meeting will start at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 11.