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07.05.22 PM - BOCC
M&W Engineers selected for jail HVAC renovation project based on local experience, staff expertise and familiarity with system; first month’s jail rental came to $13,000, subsequent bills should be lower; County Assistance revenue to cover extra maintenance expenditures, $450,000 so far; noxious weeds treated at old landfill by airport; Planning director told more time needed to assess water studies after expiration of two-year building permit moratorium in greater Tunk Valley and, excepting some vested lots, future subdivisions of fewer than 100 acres unlikely given studies’ findings; BOCC will urge the two remaining Mid-Valley board members to delay action in swearing in replacements for those who have resigned, will recommend more thorough application process, CB concerned about county’s image, says there may be an investigation; 9ll equipment purchase approved; Methow EMS funding amendment discussed.
MV Subarea Maps Resolution 98-2022 7-5-2022 RESOLUTION BY THE OKANOGAN BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS ADOPTING THE SUB AREA A, B, AND C BOUNDARY MAP FOR THE METHOW VALLEY MORE COMPLETELY PLANNED AREA