Government

Kiowa County Commissions Meeting Minutes – November 15

Kiowa County Courthouse

The regular Kiowa County Commissioners meeting was called to order on November 15, 2016 at 9:00 a.m. by Chairman Richard Scott. Oswald opened the meeting with prayer and Pledge of Allegiance. Those in attendance:

Richard Scott, Chairman of the Board

Cindy McLoud, Commissioner

Donald Oswald, Commissioner

Delisa Weeks, County Clerk

Tina Adamson, County Administrator

McLoud moved and Oswald seconded the motion to accept the minutes as presented. All Commissioners voted Affirmative.

Town of Eads Board of Trustees Meeting Minutes – November 15

Government - Town of Eads, Colorado

The Regular Meeting of the Town of Eads Board of Trustees was called to order by Mayor Shields, Tuesday, November 15, 2016 at 5:03 p.m. in the City Hall.  Robin Fox, Town Clerk, took roll call:

Mayor - Joe D. Shields- present

Trustees - Present -Dennis Pearson, Terry Riley,  Larry Gifford, and Kathy McCracken.

Absent - Justin McLoud

Town Clerk- Robin Fox -Present

Kiowa County Commissioners Meeting Minutes - November 23

Kiowa County Courthouse

The Regular Kiowa County Commissioner's meeting was called to order on November 22, 2016 at 900 a.m. by Chairman Richard Scott. Scott opened the meeting with prayer and Pledge of Allegiance. Those in attendance were:

Richard Scott, Chairman

Cindy McLoud, Commissioner

Donald Oswald, Commissioner

Delisa Weeks, County Clerk

Tina Adamson, County Administrator

Scott moved and Oswald seconded to accept the minutes as presented. All Commissioners voted Affirmative.

Commissioners Reject Bid for Building Demolition

Kiowa County Courthouse

The Kiowa County Commissioners Special Meeting was called to order by Chairman Richard Scott on December 6, 2016 at 3:18 p.m. Those in attendance were:

Richard Scott, Chairman
Cindy McLoud, Commissioner
Donald Oswald, Commissioner
Delisa Weeks, County Clerk
Tina Adamson, County Administrator

The topic of discussion: Rejection of bid on the Brownfield Grant regarding the Rialto Motel.

Federal Inmate Pleads Guilty and Sentenced to Life for Colorado Prison Murder

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An inmate at the U.S. Administrative Maximum Prison (ADX) in Florence, Colorado, pleaded guilty to first degree murder and murder by a life prisoner of a fellow ADX inmate.

Assistant Attorney General Leslie R. Caldwell of the Justice Department's Criminal Division, Acting U.S. Attorney Bob Troyer of the District of Colorado and Special Agent in Charge Calvin A. Shivers of the FBI's Denver Division made the announcement.

Gardner’s Gold King Mine Spill Recovery Language Headed to President

Colorado Senator Cory Gardner

The U.S. Senate approved the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA), legislation that included language authored by Senator Cory Gardner (R-CO) to expedite payments to entities that assumed response costs associated with the Gold King Mine spill and direct the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to work with affected states, Indian tribes, and local governments on a long-term water quality monitoring program of the rivers contaminated by the spill.