NEWS RELEASE

Thursday, December 21, 2017

 

The Board of Defiance County Commissioners met in regular session at 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, December 21, 2017 in the Commissionersí Session Room at 500 Court Street, Defiance, Ohio 43512. Commissioner Ryan Mack called the meeting to order. Also present were Commissioners Mick Pocratsky and Gary Plotts, Sherry Carnahan, Finance Manager/Administrator, and Stephanie Metz, Clerk.

 

The Commissioners met in General Session. They approved and signed various resolutions, contracts and documents. The Commissioners also reviewed the calendar of events and discussed upcoming meetings.

 

Sheriff Doug Engel met with the Commissioners to discuss the 2018 budget for his department.

 

Tina Hiler, Defiance County Senior Servicesí Director, met with the Commissioners to provide a monthly update. Tina reported that through November there were 82,211 meals and 9,990 transports provided to seniors in Defiance County.

 

Greg Reinhart, Defiance County Wastewater Operationsí Director, and Galen Locher and Terry Beilharz met with the Commissioners to discuss a proposed senior housing development in Noble Township.

 

Ian Weber, Airport Authority, and Brian Crosier, Stantec, met with the Commissioners to provide an update.

 

There will be no session on Monday, December 25, 2017; the Commissionersí Office will be closed in observance of Christmas.

 

 

 

 

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†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Ryan Mack, Defiance County Commissioner