Category Archives: GOVERNMENT

County, Mapping Solutions to Host Public Hearing May 30th to Close out 911 Addressing Project

Written on May 25, 2018 at 2:07 pm, by

Just over three years after the proposal initially was approved by the Scotland County Commission, the 911 addressing and mapping project for the region will officially come to a close on May 30th. Service provider Mapping Solutions will join with the Scotland County Commission to host a public hearing on Wednesday evening, May 30th at […]

Scotland County Commission Meeting Minutes

Written on May 22, 2018 at 1:30 pm, by

Thursday, May 10, 2018 PLACE OF MEETING: Scotland County Courthouse Commission Chambers The meeting was called to order at 8:30 a.m. PRESENT WERE:  Presiding Commissioner: Duane Ebeling; Eastern District Commissioner, Danette Clatt- Absent; Western District Commissioner, David Wiggins; and Deputy County Clerk, Nancy McClamroch. Commissioner Wiggins moved to approve the consent agenda; seconded by Presiding […]

Redmon Report – 5-14-18

Written on May 15, 2018 at 4:45 pm, by

Budget This week was a huge week in the budget process. After the Senate and the House budget committees met in a conference committee, the budget was taken to the floor of both chambers and finally passed and truly agreed upon, meaning the budget is almost finished. The conference committee for the budget met on […]

Scotland County Commission Meeting Minutes

Written on May 15, 2018 at 4:39 pm, by

Thursday, May 3, 2018 PLACE OF MEETING: Scotland County Courthouse Commission Chambers The meeting was called to order at 8:30 a.m. PRESENT WERE:  Presiding Commissioner, Duane Ebeling; Eastern District Commissioner, Danette Clatt; Western District Commissioner, David Wiggins; and County Clerk, Batina Dodge. Commissioner Wiggins moved to approve the consent agenda; seconded by Presiding Commissioner Ebeling. […]

Downing Board Approves Hire of New Utilities Operator

Written on May 8, 2018 at 6:41 pm, by

The Board of the City of Downing convened at 6 p.m. on May 7, 2018 with Mayor Alan Garrett presiding. Present were Aldermen Ray Bange, Bill Anderson, and Gene Bruner, City Clerk Carol Dryden, and Water/Waste Water Operator John Petary. Copies of the agenda, minutes of the last meeting, deposits & disbursements, monthly water report, […]

Redmon Report

Written on May 8, 2018 at 2:05 pm, by

Legislation This week I made a lot of progress on many of my bills. At this stage in the process, it is difficult to pass bills with only two weeks left in the session, and so we began putting our bills on as amendments to other bills in order to get them passed. This week […]

Scotland County Commission Meeting Minutes

Written on May 8, 2018 at 11:15 am, by

Thursday, April 26, 2018 PLACE OF MEETING: Scotland County Courthouse Commission Chambers The meeting was called to order at 8:30 a.m. PRESENT WERE:  Presiding Commissioner, Duane Ebeling; Eastern District Commissioner, Danette Clatt; Western District Commissioner, David Wiggins; and Deputy County Clerk, Nancy McClamroch Commissioner Wiggins moved to approve the consent agenda; seconded by Presiding Commissioner […]

City Marshal Post Remains in Question Following April Election

Written on May 3, 2018 at 9:12 am, by

Despite a narrow majority of the small April election turnout voting against a proposal to eliminate the election of a city marshal, the Memphis City Council has been forced to address the issue with the resignation of the recently elected head of the city police force. Memphis Marshal Bill Holland resigned from the post on […]

Graves Applauds Creation of Opportunity Zones in North Missouri 

Written on May 3, 2018 at 9:10 am, by

The U.S. Department of the Treasury and the IRS announced that Missouri had been officially added to the list of states with Qualified Opportunity Zones, a program designed to spur investment in economically distressed communities with tax incentives for investors. The program was created by the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017. Missouri’s 6th […]

Scotland County Commission Meeting Minutes

Written on May 1, 2018 at 4:10 pm, by

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 PLACE OF MEETING: Scotland County Courthouse Commission Chambers The meeting was called to order at 8:30 a.m. PRESENT WERE:  Presiding Commissioner, Duane Ebeling; Eastern District Commissioner, Danette Clatt; Western District Commissioner, David Wiggins; and County Clerk, Batina Dodge. Commissioner Wiggins moved to approve the consent agenda; seconded by Presiding Commissioner Ebeling. […]