At a meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 16, the Kosciusko County Commissioners approved a number of board and department head appointments for 2015.
Those appointments are as follows:
2015 Board Appointments
|Area Plan Board||Bob Conley||12/31/14||(1)|
|Board of Health – Med. Director||Dr. William Remington||12/31/14||(1)|
|Board of Zoning Appeals||Lee Harman||12/31/14||(1)|
|Drainage Board||Mike Long||12/31/14||(4)|
|Library – Bell Memorial||Larry Yeiter||12/31/14||(4)|
|Gerald “Jake” Bitner||12/31/14||(1)|
|Public Defenders Board||Steve Harris||12/31/14||(1)|
|Redevelopment Commission||Bruce Woodward||12/31/14||(1)|
|St. Joe River Basin||John Roberts||12/31/14||(1)|
|Wage Committee||Brad Jackson||12/31/14||(1)|
|Weights & Measures||Larry Marner||12/31/14||(1)|
2015 Community Corrections Advisory Board
|Probation Officer||Tammy Johnston||12/31/14||(4)|
|Educational Administrator||Steve Perek||12/31/14||(4)|
|Victim Advocate||Pam Hiers||12/31/14||(4)|
|County Fiscal Body||Bob Sanders||12/31/14||(4)|
|Private Correctional Facility||Angela Helton||12/31/14||(4)|
|Mental Health Administrator||Kurt Carlson||12/31/14||(4)|
|Lay Person||Antony Garza||12/31/14||(4)|
|Lay Person||Chad Miner||12/31/14||(4)|
|Lay Person||Richard Petre||12/31/14||(4)|
2015 Department Head Appointments
|Area Plan Director||Dan Richard||12/31/14||(1)|
|County Administrator||Ron Robinson||12/31/14||(1)|
|County Attorney||Chad Miner||12/31/14||(1)|
|County Highway Superintendent||Scott Tilden||12/31/14||(1)|
|Homeland Security/LEPC||Ed Rock||12/31/14||(1)|
|System Administrator||Bob Momeyer||12/31/14||(1)|
|Veteran Officer||Rich Maron||12/31/14||(1)|
Additionally, Kosciusko Emergency Management Director Ed Rock appointed Ron Truex to the Emergency Management Advisory Council.
All of the above appointments were approved with a single motion.
Also at the meeting, the commissioners approved a declaratory resolution regarding the proposed TIF district near Mentone for North Central Co-Op. The County Attorney contract was also approved.
Rock reported that FEMA paid $56,326.05 to Kosciusko County for last year’s rough winter. Rock stated the funds were used to pay expenses already incurred.
Warsaw Wayne Township Fire Chief Mike Brubaker and several members of the Kosciusko County Firemen’s Association expressed their appreciation to the commissioners and county auditor for the funding and support they get. A lease agreement for two trucks that would be used by the Kosciusko County Highway Department was approved.
The next Kosciusko County Commissioners meeting is scheduled for 9 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 23.
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