Camas County Commissioners Meeting

April 16, 2018


The meeting was called to order at 9:00. am. by Chairman Travis Kramer.  Also present were Commissioner Bill Davis, Commissioner Marshall Ralph, Clerk Korri Blodgett, and two individuals from the public.

The Board reviewed the agenda.  Commissioner Davis made a motion to approve the Agenda as posted.  Seconded by Commissioner Ralph.  Unanimous.

The Board met with John Pine.  John discussed the US Forest Service Work Capacity test stand by.  He is asking for the ambulance stand by at no cost for the May 16 test and an ambulance and one EMT on board at $100 per event on May 31 and June 4.  Commissioner Davis made a motion to approve the request.  Seconded by Commissioner Ralph.  Unanimous.

The Board reviewed the Meeting minutes of March 12 and made corrections as needed.

Deputy Assessor Deanna Hoskinson met with the Board to present a property tax Wildlife Habitat Exemption from the Nature Conservatory.  Commissioner Ralph made a motion to approve the Tax Exemption.  Seconded by Commissioner Davis.  Unanimous.

Commissioner Kramer updated the Board on the Timberline Trash public dump site.   Joel would like to start opening it back up every weekend out at the airport.  Commissioner Kramer will talk to the Prosecutor and airport manager Winston Ellis to see if they have any concerns with this setup.

The Board discussed the personnel policy.  They would like to look into how the vacation hours are accruing through the hours they are working.

The Board reviewed a quote from Sweets’ to install a two-way clean out at the courthouse.  The courthouse has a low spot in the pipes underneath the Courthouse that has caused plumbing issues, this would help with future clean outs.   Dwight suggested also getting a quote from Evans plumbing before proceeding with the decision.

Noxious Weed Supervisor Terry Lee met with the Board to discuss a $1,500 part that is necessary and overlooked in the initial quote for the new spray system.   It was a consensus of the Board to proceed as necessary.

The Board reviewed the minutes of April 9.  Commissioner Davis made a motion to approve the minutes as amended.  Seconded by Commissioner Ralph.  Unanimous.

Commissioner Kramer made a motion to go into Executive session per Idaho Code 74-206(1)(f) to discuss pending litigation.  A roll call vote showed all in favor.  The Board entered at 12:01p.m.  The Board came out of Executive session at 12:10 p.m. A Brief Synopsis of the March 2018 Camas County Commissioners Meetings

The Board adjourned at 12:15 a.m.


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Travis Kramer, Chairman                 Korri Blodgett, Clerk