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Local & County Government Meetings (5/21 - 5/27/09)


Thursday, May 21

NORTH HUDSON PUBLIC WELFARE COMMITTEE, 6:30 p.m., Village Hall, 400 Seventh St. N.; minutes; animal control; village fee schedule-animal fees/penalties; 2010 garbage/recycling service contract proposal process; Urban Archery Deer Management; future Public Welfare goals and direction.

CITY OF HUDSON PLAN COMMISSION, 7 p.m., City Hall, 505 Third St.; minutes; comprehensive plan update - document review and in design format, park and open space planning process - Veronica Anderson & Denny Darnold, draft elements (in design format) - Mike Darrow and Denny Darnold; intergovernmental cooperation; land use mapping and policies; park plan; implementation; upcoming meeting schedule and third open house; project timeline update; other business.

Tuesday, May 26

CITY OF HUDSON PUBLIC WORKS COMMITTEE, 4:30 p.m., City Hall, 505 Third St.; consideration of Public Works Committee meeting minutes April 20; 2008 WWTP Compliance Maintenance Annual Report; discuss citywide tree-planting program; discuss directional signage requests; request to trade 1984 Ford dump truck and 1982 Chevy step van to purchase equipment for snow removal; report; project update.


Thursday, May 21

COUNCIL ON AGING AND DISABILITIES, 9-11 a.m., County Board Room, Government Center, 1101 Carmichael Road.

FAIR BOARD, 7:30 p.m., fairgrounds, Glenwood City.

Friday, May 22

HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES BOARD, 8:30 a.m., Department of Health and Human Services, 1445 N. Fourth St., New Richmond; reports; 2008 year-end financials for nursing home and Health and Human Services; long-range planning for the nursing home; response to County Board on which statute grants the board the authority to give private-pay residents a discount for services provided at the nursing home and criteria used to determine each private pay resident's rate; affect of 10 percent tax levy cut on Health and Human Services and nursing home for 2010 operations; cost to county Human Services and nursing home in 2009-11 state biennial

budget/cost shifting and cuts; centralized intake for Behavioral Health and Family & Children's; personnel issues on new employees/vacancies; tobacco control coalitions; swine flu report.

Wednesday, May 27

SUBSTANCE ABUSE COMMITTEE, 3 p.m., Government Center, 1101 Carmichael Road.