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03.21.22 PM - BOCC
Commissioners discuss creating a written policy that will govern the agenda. CB will write a draft which should include deciding by Tuesday after lunch if a meeting will be held on Wednesday. Discussion with Mike Worden, Dispatch Center, about changes to the county dispatch system. Recently, a consultant recommended changing from the existing VHF system to a digital system and many Fire Districts were concerned about the cost for new dual band radios. MW says a grant for up to $100,000 per fire district is now available.