Here are highlights of the Board of County Commissioners’ actions and activities in July 2021. More information including official minutes, votes and videos on all items is available at boccmeetings.jocogov.org. The board took the following actions:
- Authorized the installation and maintenance of electric vehicles (EV) charging stations at the Justice Annex Building and the Sunset Office Building.
- Authorized Johnson County Mental Health to add 2.0 FTE clinician positions and 4.0 FTE case manager positions to provide clinical and case management services to Mental Health clients.
- Approved the County Manager’s recommendation to change the administrative organization of the County by reorganizing and merging the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) and Emergency Management and Communications (EMC) Departments and named it the Department of Emergency Services, and transferred the EMC Medical Director to the Department of Health and Environment (DHE).
- Authorized the Wastewater General Manager to review and extend the current 2021 deferment extension requests one additional 5-year deferment period, if eligible.