CLARKSVILLE — Donnie Mitchell, the overall supervisor of the Pink River County Water Provide, requested for financial assist from county commissioners Monday throughout their assembly within the Courthouse Annex.
Mitchell mentioned that the FM 1159 Water Line Undertaking was going to run over price range and wished to see if the commissioners may direct extra county funds towards the mission.
Mitchell mentioned the preliminary grant request a number of years in the past was for $160,000 and the fee goes to exceed that.
Commissioner Donnie Gentry requested Mitchell how a lot he was requesting.
“Something will assist, in fact, the extra the higher,” Mitchell mentioned. “We’re simply asking for some assistance on this mission.”
The commissioners then voted to desk the measure till they’re clear on how a lot cash shall be obtainable from the subsequent ARP examine to assist the water provide workplace.
The county has already earmarked $500,000 of the subsequent ARP examine for repairs to the Pink River County Courthouse and extra should come out of that examine for repairs to the County Annex.
The courtroom additionally modified the wording of an ordinance regarding the inclinations of deceased paupers.
The county voted to both donate the physique to scientific analysis or to pay $1,000 towards cremation prices.
The Sheriff’s workplace bought permission to purchase a 2017 Ford Police Interceptor for $24,549.97. The funds for the car had been anticipated within the Sheriff’s Workplace 2021-22 price range.
County Choose L.D. Williamson introduced a plaque in honor of District Clerk Janice Gentry’s years of service to the county. Gentry’s final day on the job is June 30.