Thursday, October 5, 2017


The Board of Defiance County Commissioners met in regular session at 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, October 5, 2017 in the in the Hicksville Village Council Room, Hicksville, Ohio. 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 to approve and sign various resolutions, contracts and documents. The Commissioners also reviewed the calendar of events and discussed upcoming meetings.


Ken Maag, Poggemeyer Design Group, met with the Commissioners to open the bids for the Defiance County – Auglaize Village Barn Repairs. The engineer’s estimate for the project was $125,000.00. There was one bid submitted, from Restoration Co., with a base bid amount of $221,622.00. The Commissioners took the bids under advisement.


After session, the Commissioners ate lunch with the seniors at Hicksville Senior Center.


There will be no session on Monday, October 9th; the Commissioners’ Office will be closed in observance of Columbus Day.


The Commissioners will be having Breakfast on the Road on Thursday, October 19th from 7:00 a.m. until 10:00 a.m. at the Farmer American Legion Post. Please join them for donuts and coffee and share your ideas, questions or concerns regarding your community.



Release Approved:          ____________________________________________________         

                                         Ryan Mack, Defiance County Commissioner