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01.31.22 AM - BOCC
BOCC and County Treasurer discuss adopting a policy for administrative leave for asymptomatic employees who test positive for Covid. BOCC passes a resolution approving her to grant the leave. CB hopes the county will soon adopt a broad policy for dealing with Covid.
The Agriplex has been double-booked for two different Fridays. Public Health will be doing mass vaccinations every other Friday in February and March, but Naomi booked the RV show and another group for two of the Fridays. BOCC and MG try to work out a solution to the problem. MG will talk to Lauri Jones in Public Health and report back.
BOCC goes into executive session with DG, the Sheriff and the Under-Sheriff to discuss the operational capacity of the jail. Part of this has to do with the contract with Douglas County