Government, School Board Meetings Rescheduled


The weather on Monday caused the postponement of several government and school board meetings. Many of those have been rescheduled.

The Starke County Board of Commissioners will meet Thursday morning at 9 a.m. in the Starke County annex building. EMA Director Ted Bombagetti will have an update for the commissioners, updates will be given on the proposed sale of property in Parkview Heights to the city of Knox, plus a report on landfill monitoring results. Commissioner Kent Danford will provide a report on the meeting of the Knox planning commission and permit fees. The automatic renewal of Kone Elevator’s service contract and a proposed amended agreement from Lawson-Fisher regarding the County Road 300 East and State Road 8 project are also on the agenda for this meeting.

The county council will not meet this month and will take up regular meeting discussion at their next meeting on March 17 at 5:30 p.m.

The Knox Community School Board meeting has been rescheduled for Thursday, Feb. 20 at 6:30 p.m. in the administration room in the elementary school. The public hearing regarding the categorization of the Knox Middle School as a priority school will be held within this meeting.

The Oregon-Davis School Board meeting will also be held on Thursday night at 5:30 p.m. in the Susan G. Rowles Board meeting room in the administration building on the school’s campus. The board will discuss the retirement of three elementary teachers, NEOLA policies, the 2014-2015 school calendar, snow make-up days and a resolution regarding deeding parcels of property to the Davis Township Trustees.

The North Judson Town Board meeting will be held Monday, Feb. 24 at 6:30 p.m. and the Culver Community School Board meeting will also be Monday, Feb. 24 at 7 p.m. ET.