Government update for the week of Sept. 21

Craig Daily Press Staff Report

Moffat County Commissioners’ meeting

When: 8:30 a.m. Tuesday

Where: Moffat County Courthouse, 221 W. Victory Way


1) 8:30 to 8:35 a.m.: Call to order

Pledge of Allegiance/opening prayer

2) 8:35 to 8:45 a.m.: Consent agenda —

Review and sign the following documents:

a) Approve minutes: Sept. 15

b) Resolution(s) for payment of payroll warrants: 2015- 102, 103

c) Resolution for transfer of payment of warrants: 2015-104

d) Community services block grant request for reimbursement form

3) 8:45 to 9 a.m.: General discussion — Please note that the board may discuss any topic relevant to county business, whether or not the topic has been specifically noted on this agenda.

4) 9 to 9:30 a.m.: Yampa River System Legacy Partnership — Ben Beall

• Discussion of Leafy Spurge Project

5) 9:30 to 9:45 a.m.: Museum of Northwest Colorado — Dan Davidson

• Present Mineral Leases with 3 Crown Petroleum for signature

6) 9:45 to 10 a.m.: Sheriff’s Office — Todd Wheeler

• Present the following documents for signature:

1) Airport memo of understanding with Bureau of Land Management

2) Agreement for cooperative wildfire protection

Craig City Council meeting

When: 7:30 p.m. Tuesday

Where: Craig City Hall, 300 W. 4th St.


1) Pledge of Allegiance and moment of silence

2) Call to order

3) Approval of minutes from Sept. 8 meeting

4) Approval of agenda

5) Consent agenda

6) Council reports

7) Audiences

• Brent Curtice, superintendent of Moffat County School District, will be introducing the new teachers in the district this year.

• Keith Kramer, executive director of Yampa Valley Data Partners, will appear to request funding for 2015 and 2016.

• Steve Hinkemeyer will provide an update on the Yampa/White/Green Basin Roundtable.

• John Rossfeld, CEO, and Jennifer Riley, chief of marketing and business development for The Memorial Hospital will provide an update to council.

• Karen Brown and other members of the Downtown Business Association will speak to council concerning Halloween.

8) Other business

• Approve proclamation declaring Oct. 12 as Paint the Town Pink Day in conjunction with Breast Cancer Awareness Month presented by The Memorial Hospital and Craig Daily Press.

• Consideration and approval of an memorandum of understanding between Bureau of Land Management, Colorado Department of Public Safety, Moffat County Commissioners and the City of Craig.

9) Staff reports

• August 2015 Water and Wastewater department reports.

• August 2015 Financial report.

10) City manager/city attorney reports

11) Audience comments

12) Additional Council Reports

13) Adjourn

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