Commissioner Meeting Notes Feb 1, 2023. 2:00 – 2:30 p.m.
- Efficient meeting – less than 30 minutes.
- Roads. Paving Contract with the 1 million community crossings grant. Milestone was the low bidder. Per Mike Magnor, these projects to result in 12.5 miles of paving for a total of 150 miles of paved roads over the last 7 years. Road Improvement Plan (not updated with the 2026 plan briefed in Oct 2022) available at the following: https://www.browncounty-in.gov/262/Road-Improvement-Plan. Additional information on the status of roads and bridges (does not include 2022 results yet, available at the following: LTAP Asset Management: https://inltaptraining.azurewebsites.net/public/asset-management.html?_ga=2.42547749.1495579044.1659401415-1674290744.1659401415#!/home
- Wellness Grant – 500K (30 months) – PACE – Positive Adverse Childhood Experiences. The county provided $16K of matching funds. Commissioner Ron Sanders volunteered to participate in an advisory committee. If the grant is successful and if it is not renewed, the expectation is that the county may continue to provide funding. More info: “Grant goes to ‘meeting people where they are’: $500,000 in state funds will be ‘catalyst’ for helping those in need.” https://bcdemocrat.com/2022/08/04/grant-goes-to-meeting-people-where-they-are-500000-in-state-funds-will-be-catalyst-for-helping-those-in-need/
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