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Union County board 3June 2019: Help for Medicare members

June 4, 2019 // 0 Comments

Union County, MS – Board of Supervisors, June 3 2019, Medicare assistance: The Union County Board of Supervisors unanimously adopted a plan to help save money for Union County Medicare enrollees. Randy Kelly, executive director of Three Rivers Planning and Development District, told the supervisors about the [Continue Reading]

Co. Board 6 May 2019: County Road 46 bridges

May 13, 2019 // 0 Comments

The Union County Board of Supervisors acted Monday to replace two unsafe County Road 46 bridges in western Union County. The board agreed at its Monday, May 6, meeting to amend the 2019 budget and establish an Emergency Road and Bridge (ERBR) fund. The ERBR fund will handle the money for the bridge projects. However, [Continue Reading]

County board 1 April 2019: Pit bulls, politics and public money

April 5, 2019 // 0 Comments

County Board 1 April 2019: The lead-off item at the Monday meeting of the Union County Board of Supervisors was a complaint about a dog. The animal is said to be menacing a rural neighborhood. Susan Brockway said her family lives north of the New Albany limits near Highway 15. The owner of a dog, described by her as a [Continue Reading]

County Board 18 March 2019: mostly roads, bridges, equipment

March 19, 2019 // 0 Comments

Much of the business of the March 18 meeting of the Union County Board of Supervisors pertained to maintaining roads and bridges. The board took final action on State Aid Project SAP-73-(6)M, under which work was done during recent months on roads in all five districts. The slurry seal procedure was used to resurface [Continue Reading]

County Board 22 Jan 2019: Orderly, sensible, fair

January 25, 2019 // 1 Comment

Mississippi counties do not have an official, elected by county-wide vote, who serves as the chief executive of the county. Instead, the Mississippi Code provides that each of the state’s 82 counties is governed by five county supervisors, each elected from a specific geographic district of the county. The state [Continue Reading]

County Board 3 Dec. 2018: NEMCC & Three Rivers report

December 3, 2018 // 0 Comments

The Union County Board of Supervisors heard reports from two organizations it supports with county tax funds at its Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, meeting. First on the board’s agenda was Dr. Ricky Ford, president of Northeast Mississippi Community College (NEMCC). Ford told the supervisors that the NEMCC campus in New [Continue Reading]

County Board 19 Nov. 2018: Paint, poll books, road & bridge repair

November 20, 2018 // 0 Comments

New Albany MS, County Board 19 Nov. 2018: Roads, bridges and electronic poll books were among the items on the agenda of the Union County Board of Supervisors during its Monday, Nov. 19, meeting. Although the item was not on the formal agenda, the uncompleted work of a Memphis painting contractor drew the interest of [Continue Reading]

County Board 5 Nov. 2018: Bridge repair, fire trucks & more

November 13, 2018 // 0 Comments

At the first November meeting of the Union County Board of Supervisors, the first item on the agenda was an executive session. The stated purpose of the closed meeting was the discussion of possible litigation The board met with Joe Davis, a New Albany attorney, for about 10 minutes before coming back into open [Continue Reading]

County Board 15 Oct. 2018: poll books and fire trucks

October 16, 2018 // 0 Comments

As often happens at its mid-month meetings, the Union County Board of Supervisors quickly dispensed with several routine items during its Monday, Oct. 15, meeting. Perhaps the most time sensitive business had to do with the November 6th general election, just three weeks away. Circuit Clerk Phyllis Stanford, the [Continue Reading]
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