Aitkin County Board meets Tuesday morning

The Aitkin County Board of Commissioners will meet for the first time in the month of August at 9 o’clock on Tuesday at the Aitkin County Library. 

Human Resources director Bobbie Danielson will address the Board at 9:02 on a recommendation for creating a second full-time office assistant position. At 9:10, Undersheriff Heidi Lenk will speak on approving the purchase of a Ford Police Utility Vehicle from Aitkin Motors for the Aitkin County Sheriff’s office. County Administrator Jessica Seibert at 9:15 will discuss the approval of a new Aitkin County logo, 2020 appropriation & dues, and 2020 general government budget presentation. 

Starting at 10 o’clock, Sheriff Dan Guida will present the proposed 2020 Sheriff’s budget and Land Commissioner Rich Courtemanche will also present the department’s 2020 proposed budget. After the Board takes a break, Ross Wagner with the Economic Development & Forest Industry will talk about the proposed Community Partner Broadband Grant at 11. County Engineer John Welle will give an update on the CSAH 25 and CSAH 3 Projects. 

Jessica Seibert will give County Administrator updates before the rest of the Committee updates at 11:50.

The Aitkin County Board of Commissioners will meet Tuesday morning at the Aitkin Public Library.