Seward County Commission Meets, Approves Guardian ad Litem Contracts
Joe Denoyer - December 21, 2020 7:32 pm
The Seward County Commission met Monday evening at 5:30pm and after reviewing and approving several CRF Funding requests, approved a request from K-State Extension to install acoustic panels to the walls in the 4-H building to help control the echo.
Commissioners accepted the low bid from Murphy tractor for a 2020 John Deere 670G grader. Murphy allowed $42,000.00 trade in for a 2006 CAT 140H.
As far as the County’s website regarding COVID updates, the Commission agreed to put together a team to work on revamping the county’s website.
The Guardian ad Litem contracts were awarded by the Commission. The Commission received seven letters of interest from:
The three receiving the contracts were, Barbara Nash, David West, and Jacob Fitzgerald.
Approved also was for the County Commission to work with the County Administrator to approve a plan for pandemic pay for Seward County employees that have worked directly in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic. There is $181,000 remaining in the salary proposal budget that the Commission had allocated for high turnover/hard to retain positions.