Columbia County Commissioners are Dwight Robanske, Charles Reeves and Richard Jones. With Robanske absent Wednesday, the board:
Public Works: Set public hearing date of Nov. 7 for 2013-2018 transportation improvement program, 2013 construction program, 2013 preservation program, 2013 capital Improvement program and 2013 public works fee schedule.
Road Vacation: Set public hearing date of Nov. 7 for proposed Cahill Road vacation.
Fairgrounds Pavilion: Approved request from David Macnall to waive pavilion fee. Unanimous.
County Fair: Heard report from Columbia County Fair board.
Food Sense Program: Heard report from Columbia County Extension and district food sense coordinator.
Fire Marshal: Approved interlocal agreement with city of Dayton for fire marshal services. Unanimous.
SEWEDA: Approved 2013 membership dues for Southeast Washington Economic Development Agency. Unanimous.
WSAC and NACo: Approved membership dues for Washington State Association of Counties and National Association of Counties. Unanimous.
Sheriff: Heard report from sheriff on inmate medical expenses. Approved grant application for new equipment for Sheriff’s Office. Unanimous.