Co. Commissioner will attend healthcare trust meetings in Baltimore

Star Staff

The Custer County Commissioners will meet during their regular hours on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday next week. 

Commissioner Kevin Krausz will be excused from meetings on Tuesday and Wednesday. He will attend the Montana Association of Counties (MACo) Healthcare Trust meetings in Baltimore, Maryland, from Sunday through Wednesday.

The commissioners’ regular meetings take place in the commissioners’ courthouse office starting at 8:30 a.m. and usually adjourning at 3 p.m., according to a news release from the commissioners’ office. 

Each session begins with administrative duties, which are the approval of minutes from previous meeting(s), approval of monthly reports, board/committee reports and approval and signing of claims.

On Tuesday at 9 a.m. the commissioners will adopt Resolution 2018-13, approve prosecutorial assistance for county attorney. At 9:30 a.m., they will have a Miles City Area Economic Development Council update from Tracy Banker.

Wednesday, Commissioner Keith Holmlund will be excused at 11 a.m. to attend the Southeastern Montana Development  Corporation meeting in Colstrip.

Outside of regular commissioners’ hours on Wednesday, Commissioner Holmlund will attend the Weed Control Board meeting at 5:30 p.m. in the Custer County Extension Office meeting room. On the agenda are approval of minutes of the previous meeting; claims and budget; old business of the Powder River Grant update, Bureau of Land Management, Department of Transportation and county road and MWCA Raffle hats; new business of a Montana Bio donation and Range Telephone project; supervisor’s update; board comment; and public comment.

On Thursday, outside of regular commissioners’ hours, Commissioner Holmlund will attend the Miles City Area Economic development meeting in rooms 2 and 3 at Holy Rosary Healthcare.

Also on Thursday, the commissioners will participate in a Grenz Drive discussion and action at 10 a.m. At 11 a.m., they will discuss transit/fairgrounds administrator job descriptions.