CLEARWATER TRIBUNE HOME
JULY 29, 2010
Orofino City Council
Flood plan presentation
Don Gardner, of Clearwater County Emergency
Operations Plan (CC-
Mr. Gardner presented a letter, to be signed
jointly by the communities of Pierce, Weippe,
A public meeting will be held at
A meeting will be set for council members to talk with Konkolville Water about Orofino’s upcoming water facility improvements and Konkolville’s water needs.
Clearwater County Community Foundation, Inc. made a request for the city to release $4,570.00 that has been held for that organization. They are forming a grant seeking, umbrella organization. City Administrator Rick Laam, recommended the release of funds, and a motion was passed in favor of that action.
RFP Grant Administration
A request for proposals for grant administration, to include block grant application for $500,000, to facilitate the water improvement project was decided upon.
A motion was made to accept Clearwater Economic Development Association (CEDA) from among the applicants who applied.
The second portion of the Unbiased Policing Grant was reimbursed to the department in the amount of approximately $34,000. The remainder of the grant will be reimbursed at the end of September, 2010.
Two offices of the Idaho State Police in
Chief Wilson thanked everyone concerned with
the Trevor Haag Memorial Tournament. He said, in particular, city workers gave
tirelessly of services, over and above their regularly scheduled work, to aid
the tournament. He especially thanked John Barton, of Public Works, for his
constant and efficient help. There were 79 games played, requiring 150 “all
Four applications were received for the open,
patrol officer position; only one candidate was certified. A conditional offer
of employment was offered to Officer Matt Russell who has served as a deputy
A second reading took place of Ordinance 767: Orofino Child Care Facility Ordinance.
A budget workshop was held to review items for a tentative FY 2010-11 budget totaling $13,860,470. It is available to the public at City Hall and will be published.
The Council meets every
second and fourth Tuesday, at at the City Council chambers,