Norton Co Board of Commissioners
July 30, 2018
Commissioner Charles Posson called the meeting of the Norton Co Board of Commissioners to order at 9:00 AM on July 30, 2018 at the Commission Room. Attendance: Richard Thompson, Present: Charles Posson, Present: Thomas Brannan , Present.
July Vouchers & Payroll
The July 2018 vouchers and payroll were submitted to the commission and county counselor for review and approval. The vouchers and payroll were approved and signed as submitted.
Gina Frack, Norton County Hospital
Gina Frack, Norton County Hospital Administrator was present at the commissions request to discuss collections. The commission has been receiving numerous calls from patients that have been turned over to the collection agencies. The collection agency has been using the County Commission name on the legal documents as Commissioners of Norton County, dba Norton County Hospital. Gina stated that she was unaware of the Commissioners title being on the documents and will check with the CFO to see if anything could be changed. If not, Gina stated that some public education would be necessary.
July 23rd Minutes
A motion was made by Commissioner Brannan to approve the minutes from the July 23rd meeting with a second from Commissioner Thompson. Motion passed 3-0.
Floyd Richard, Norton County Road department delivered information to the commission on grass drills. The Road department is looking at grass drills to seed road ditches after construction work. Two options for consideration were presented to the commission with a different style of agitators than the previous model purchased. After discussion the commission and Floyd felt that purchasing a broadcaster would be the best option.
There being no further business before the Board the meeting was adjourned until 8/6/2018. The commission minutes are not considered official until signed and approved by the commission and will remain a working document until approved.