Date: Tuesday, October 6, 2020 10:40 a.m.
Members Present: Eric Johnson, Teresa Walter, Jack Miller, Robert Burns, Greg Myhre
*All Members participated via computer/conference call due to declared peacetime emergency. Conference call information was shared for public participation
Board Workgroup Session
Call to order.
Administrator Babinski updated the Board on CARES Act spending and discussed a project proposal to use CARES Act funds to create safer working environments, to include projects at the County’s solid waste dropsites. The Board also discussed potential direct support to the organizations that provide support to County residents, such as Hiawatha Valley and Workforce Develpoment, Inc.
The Board discussed the recent incident in Eitzen with the CASPER Survey personnel and suggested the board approve a resolution or memo at their next meeting to seek an apology from MDH on behalf of the City of Eitzen for statements made in the media regarding the incident.
The workgroup session adjourned at 11:01 a.m.
BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS
HOUSTON COUNTY, MINNESOTA
By: Eric Johnson, Chairperson
Attest: Jeffrey Babinski, County Administrator