Laserfiche WebLink
01/25/2010 MINUTES 1 <br />COMMISSIONERS' MINUTES <br />KITTITAS COUNTY, WASHINGTON <br />COMMISSIONERS CONFERENCE ROOM <br />REGULAR MEETING <br /> <br />MONDAY 10:10 A.M. JANUARY 25, 2010 <br /> <br />Board members present: Chairman Mark McClain, Vice-Chairman Paul <br />Jewell and Commissioner Alan Crankovich. <br /> <br />Others: Mandy Robinson, Deputy Clerk of the Board; Gene Dana, <br />Sheriff. <br /> <br />REGULAR MEETING DEPARTMENT HEAD SHERIFF <br /> <br />Sheriff, Gene Dana presented the Board with four Travel <br />Authorizations for the following employees: Darren Higashiyama, <br />Randy Costello, Shawn Stredwick & Robert Gubser. He indicated that <br />the conference/training’s for Higashiyama, Costello & Stredwick were <br />paid for by outside agencies at no cost to the County. He indicated <br />that Higashiyama’s training is in Dallas, Texas (3/8/10-3/10/10) and <br />Costello and Stredwick’s training is in Baltimore, MD. (2/22/10- <br />2/24/10). Commissioner Crankovich moved to approve the three <br />training/travel authorizations for Higashiyama, Costello, Stredwick. <br />Commissioner Jewell seconded. Motion carried 3-0. <br /> <br />The Board questioned the funding for Commander Gubser’s training <br />they noted that the training was from 2/2/10 – 2/4/10 and in <br />Philadelphia, but was unclear as to why the training was needed, and <br />where the funding would come from. Sheriff Gene Dana indicated that <br />the training would be paid for from Homeland Security funding, and <br />that this is technically the first step in applying for the Grant <br />the Sheriff’s Department is trying to obtain. He explained that the <br />training is to put an “IT” person in the Sheriff’s Office that would <br />be paid for out of the Emergency Management budget and is a three- <br />year project which the position would be full cost recovery. The <br />position would create a set up for Critical Incident Preparedness <br />Technologies. Commissioner Jewell approved the travel authorization <br />for Commander Gubser. Commissioner Crankovich seconded. Motion <br />carried 3-0. <br /> <br /> <br />Meeting adjourned at 10:20 a.m. <br />KITTITAS COUNTY COMMISSIONERS <br />DEPUTY CLERK OF THE BOARD KITTITAS COUNTY, WASHINGTON <br /> <br /> <br />