Tag Archives: Scotland County Commission

County Pursuing Expansion for Road & Bridge Shop

With equipment continually getting larger and more expensive, the Scotland County Commission this week put the finishing touches on preliminary plans to expand the road and bridge shop, located on Highway 15 near the north edge of Memphis. “Our equipment has simply outgrown the facility,” said Western District Commissioner David Wiggins. “We have been studying […]

Scotland County Commission Meeting Minutes

Thursday, July 19, 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 Clatt moved to approve the consent agenda; seconded by Commissioner Wiggins. Motion […]

Farm Bureau Encourages Celebration of Agriculture During Thank a Farmer Week

Where would we be without farmers? Those hard working individuals that care for the land and animals provide us with food, clothing, entertainment, medicine, shelter, transportation and much more! Missouri Farm Bureau and County Farm Bureau’s across the state are joining forces to celebrate the importance of agriculture, February 4-10, during Celebrate Agriculture: Thank a […]

County Enters Engineering Contracts For Two Construction Projects

The Scotland County Commission recently signed a pair of engineering contracts with Peopping, Stone, Bach & Associates, Inc. (PSBA) to pursue two local construction projects. The county is currently considering making drainage upgrades at the courthouse to help preserve the foundation of the historic building. The second project under consideration is the construction of a […]

County Still Awaiting Word on Disaster Declaration

On Wednesday, the Scotland County Commission said it can wait no longer. The Commission ordered the replacement of a culvert on County Road #861.  The site is awaiting approval for FEMA disaster assistance, but the commission deemed the road issue to be too dangerous to wait any longer. Several major storm-related repairs have remained on […]

County Completes Bridge Replacement Project

Motorists in the northeast part of the county have a new state-of-the-art crossing after the Scotland County Road Department announced this week that Bridge NO. 9700081 has been replaced and is now open for traffic. The crossing over Morgan Branch is located on County Road 704, west of the intersection with County Road 461. The […]

County Health Ordinance Debate Continues as Commission Approves CAFO Changes  

Approximately 40 residents and interested parties packed the Scotland county Commission room on Wednesday, July 16th to discuss the county’s health ordinance that regulates concentrated animal feeding operations (CAFOs). Commissioner David Wiggins welcomed the crowd, noting that the commission was hosting the public hearing regarding two specific changes to the ordinance to bring it into […]

Scotland County Commission Minutes

Thursday, March 6, 2014 PLACE OF MEETING: Scotland County Courthouse Commission Chambers. The meeting was called to order at 8:30 a.m. PRESENT WERE: Presiding Commissioner, C.E. Harris, Jr.; 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 […]

Scotland County Commission Minutes 1/9 – 1/15/2014

Thursday, January 9, 2014 PLACE OF MEETING: ScotlandCounty Courthouse Commission Chambers The meeting was called to order at 8:30 a.m. PRESENT WERE: Presiding Commissioner, C.E. Harris, Jr.; Eastern District Commissioner, Danette Clatt; Western District Commissioner, David Wiggins; and County Clerk, Batina Dodge. Presiding Commissioner Harris moved to approve the consent agenda; seconded by Commissioner Wiggins.  […]

Scotland County Commission Minutes 10/24 – 10/30/2013

  Thursday, October 24, 2013 PLACE OF MEETING: Scotland County Courthouse Commission Chambers The meeting was called to order at 8:30 a.m. PRESENT WERE: Presiding Commissioner, C.E. Harris, Jr.; 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 […]