The district attorney offers the renewal to the commission

The Barton County Commission will meet at 9 a.m. Wednesday at the Barton County Courthouse, 1400 Main in Great Bend. The meeting will be open to the public but will also be broadcast live due to COVID-19.

It will be broadcast on Microsoft Teams. Citizens can watch the meeting either by logging in or by logging in anonymously.

To participate, follow the link Those who want to participate in the discussion of anything can call 620-793-1800 for instructions.

The agenda includes:

• A resolution authorizing participation in the Rural Opportunity Zone Student Loan Repayment Program for the 2023 calendar year.

• The National Association of Counties 2023 members.

• The Kansas Association Of Counties 2023 membership.

• The Kansas Legislative Policy Group 2023 membership.

• The annual report from District Attorney Levi Morris.

After the meeting, the following appointments were made:

• 10 a.m. – financial update with Matt Patzner, director of operations.

• 10:15 am – equipment update with Dena Popp, 911 director.

10:30 a.m. – asphalt mix discussion with Darren Williams, county operations director.

• 10:45 a.m. – Program Update with Barry McManaman, district engineer.

• 1 a.m. – the commission will open the advisory bids of the district in their rooms.

• 1:30 pm – solar farm project with Acciona Energy and Judy Goreham, environmental manager.

• 2pm – continued HVAC tender discussion.

• 3pm – regular business discussion with Matt Patzner, director of operations.

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