Items Tagged with 'Board of Commissioners'
State budget cuts would have eliminated program that helps vulnerable adults.
The Kent County Board of Commissioners made a commitment to vulnerable adults at a recent meeting. Read More
Funding uncertainties may delay it a year or two, according to the county administrator.
The executive committee of the Kent County Board of Commissioners has tabled a proposal from the Kent County Dispatch Authority to pursue a fully consolidated county-wide organization for taking 911 calls and dispatching first responders. Read More
Kent County commissioners could vote on it at end of August.
It’s been a long gestation — longer, even, than that of an elephant — but it appears the new regional airport authority that will take over management of Gerald R. Ford International Airport may be “born” in late August, as a Kent County official put it. Read More
There is also talk at John Ball Zoo about a possible future millage to fund it.
The Kent County Board of Commissioners will review the John Ball Zoo’s new master plan this week, which has to be updated every 10 years and approved by the county, under the terms of the county’s lease contract with the nonprofit corporation that now runs the zoo. Read More
A few issues, particularly the size of the authority board, need to be resolved.
A committee of the Kent County Board of Commissioners has postponed for two weeks its approval of a 64-page draft document that will spell out key details of the proposed airport authority that would take over operation of Gerald R. Ford International Airport. Read More
The Kent County Finance Committee and Board of Commissioners will decide this week whether to consolidate two county health clinics under one roof and how to finance that merger. Read More