Garfield County Commission
Commissioners are Robert Johnson, Dean Burton and Wynne McCabe. With all present Tuesday, the board:
MENTAL HEALTH: Discussed surplus funds that have accumulated because the county has not been using bed space at Eastern State Hospital through its contract for mental health and substance abuse services. No action taken.
PUBLIC HEALTH: Approved third quarter transfer of $8,125 to the public health district from current expense account.
AWARD: Read letter from Department of Transportation announcing the county’s Director’s Excellence Award for the Peola Road project.
LIBRARY BOARD: Approved Anne Gingerich to serve on library advisory board to replace the seat vacated by the resignation of Paulette Watson Scott.