THURSDAY, MAY 12, 2016


The Board of Defiance County Commissioners met in regular session at 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, May 12, 2016 in the Conference Room in the Commissioners’ conference at 500 Court Street, Suite A, Defiance, Ohio 43512. Commissioner Otto L. Nicely called the meeting to order.  Also present were Commissioners Ryan Mack and Thomas L. Kime, Sherry Carnahan, Finance Manager/Administrator, and Stephanie Metz, Clerk.


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


Sherry met with the Commissioners to provide an update on various matters.


The Commissioners attended the Defiance County Transportation Improvement District meeting.


The Defiance County Commissioners are implementing a Demolition Program for Defiance County for demolition of vacant residential buildings.  We are in need of local Environmental (Asbestos Abatement) and Demolition Contactors to complete the work.  To become a qualified contractor, an application can be obtained from the Public Notice section on the Commissioners’ website at ( Contact Stephanie Metz at the Commissioners’ Office at 419.782.4761 with questions.




Release Approved:          ____________________________________________________         

                                         Otto L. Nicely, Defiance County Commissioner