Actions: Other Business

Actions: Other Business

County Attorney Issues: County Attorney John Martirano told the Board that agenda items for the coming Legislative session should be submitted soon.
County Administrator's Comments: County Administrator Rod Shoop requested approval of a change order for the Newgate Interceptor Sewer project that reduced the project budget by $42,000.00. Shoop also recommended acceptance of a State Bond issue grant of $250,000 for the North High Stadium project. Both measures were approved by unanimous vote.
Appointments to Boards and Commissions: County Clerk Joni Bittner requested approval of the appointment to Peter Kurz to the PenMar Development Commission Board. The measure was approved by unanimous vote. Bittner also reminded the Board that there are two vacancies on the Water Quality Advisory Commission. Jeff Kline, a member of the Williamsport Town Council was recommended and approved by unanimous vote.
Real Property Administrator Joe Kuhna requested approval to pursue a process that would provide land in the Cascade area for sale to property owners whose homes were burned out last spring. Plots are too small for modern home construction and the County owns land near PenMar Park that abuts the homeowners' properties. Several Commissioners requested further information on the issue.