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CITY COUNCIL WORKSHOP MINUTES 04-07-21 KAMIAH CITY HALL KAMIAH, IDAHO

4/12/2021

 CITY COUNCIL WORKSHOP MINUTES 04-07-21

KAMIAH CITY HALL

KAMIAH, IDAHO   4:00 PM

 

 

Guests:  See sign in sheet (attached)

 

Council Present: Genese Simler, Dan Millward

 

Mayor Heater called workshop to order at 4:00 PM

 

Prayer:  Mayor Betty Heater   

 

Discuss Budget for Lewis County Contract – Sherriff Davis provided the Mayor and Council with the proposed costs for Lewis County to provide law enforcement coverage for FY2021-2022. He stated the last FY, he did not implement wage increases for the staff and tried to cut costs down as much as possible, however; this year there has been a 6% increase in medical coverage and 5% in workman’s comp. fees. He stated this year’s proposed budget will increase from $256,256.58 to $262,119.74 to cover the increases needed to provide the service to Kamiah. 

 

Sheriff Davis stated he had provided the prosecution data on the back page of the report for the Mayor and Council to review. He stated due to COVID-19, there was a decrease in fines and therefore has decreased the number of prosecutions that could be filed.  

 

 

Adjourned at 5:00 p.m.

 

 

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Betty Heater, Mayor                                     Stephanie Dyche, City Clerk