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Jefferson County
Jefferson County Commissioners Court
by Garrett Bryce
Monday, March 27, 2017

Jefferson County Commissioners Court today voted unanimously to adopt a resolution naming Ernest Hodge as the recipient of the 2016 Employee Excellence Award.

Hodge is a programmer/analyst in the Management Information Systems Department. Becky Garcia, County Clerk Administrator, was named as first finalist, and Lacy Simon, a court coordinator with the criminal district court, was named as second finalist. Listen (30:38)

The commissioners court voted to file the county’s FY2016 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report.

Pattillo, Brown & Hill, LP, the accounting firm that audited the county, issued an unmodified, or clean, opinion. The opinion is the highest level of assurance that the county’s financial records accurately reflected the financial status of the county for FY2-16. CAFR

The commissioners court voted to adopt a proclamation declaring March 30 through April 9 as YMBL South Texas Fair Days in Jefferson County. Proclamation

The commissioners court voted to adopt a resolution recognizing Calvin Clayton for his 30 years of service to the Jefferson County Road and Bridge Precinct 3 and wishing him well in his retirement.

The commissioners court voted to approve a master clinical affiliation agreement with Lamar University for nursing students.

The commissioners court voted to appoint Tolbert Chisum to the Jefferson County Drainage District No. 6 Board of Directors.

All items were approved. All votes were unanimous with all members present. Agenda

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