Three-part office equipment agreement passed
The county will purchase office equipment panels from Ellis County, pay to have them moved to Corsicana, then lease storage space from Ideal Storage. All three measures were separate agenda items, and all three were approved.
9-1-1 interlocal agreement OK’d, with caveat
Commissioners voted to approve a two-year interlocal agreement with the North Central Texas Council of Governments regarding 9-1-1 provisions as directed by the Commission on State Emergency Communications. Since it has been two years since the last agreement, Pct. 2 Commissioner Dick Martin made a motion to approve the measure, provided the district attorney and sheriff’s offices both consented to it.
Meals on Wheels grant approved
Commissioners approved a resolution authorizing a grant in the amount of $3,000 to Kaufman County Senior Services, Inc., an organization that provides meals to senior citizens in Corsicana under the name Navarro County Meals on Wheels.
Tax rate adoption delayed to later meeting
The adoption of the proposed 2013 combined tax rate was delayed to the Sept. 23 meeting by commissioners. The proposed rate is $0.6270 per $100 valuation.