Monday, March 12, 2018


The Board of Defiance County Commissioners met in regular session at 9:00 a.m. on Monday, March 12, 2018 in the in the Commissioners’ Session Room at 500 Court Street, Defiance, Ohio 43512. President Ryan Mack called the meeting to order.  Also present were Commissioners Gary Plotts and Mick Pocratsky, 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.


The Commissioners certified the February Solid Waste Disposal Submittal Forms for the Landfill facilities. Defiance Township, as the host government agency received $2,169.72.  The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) also received $2,754.38 for the construction, & demolition debris (C&DD) waste. Monthly (MSW) Disposal fees paid to the Ohio EPA for the Defiance County Landfill was $31,293.36. The Four County Solid Waste District received $11,036.28.


Warren Schlatter, Defiance County Engineer, met with the Commissioners to provide a weekly update for the Engineer’s Office and the Landfill.


Tina Hiler, Defiance County Senior Services’ Director, met with the Commissioners to provide a monthly update. Tina reported that in January and February there were 14,175 meals delivered and 1,749 rides provided. On Tuesday, May 8th the 6th Annual For the Health of It Senior Info Fair will be held at the UAW Hall.


Russ Herman, Defiance County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office, met with the Commissioners to discuss various legal matters.




Release Approved:          ____________________________________________________         

                                         Ryan Mack, Defiance County Commissioner