Cooke County commissioners are set to declare Oct. 14-18 as “Texas Extension Education Week” during Monday’s regular meeting.
The proclamation recognizes the educational influence exercised by the Texas AgriLife Extension Service, which provides timely and relevant information about agricultural matters in the county area. Representatives of the Cooke County Extension office are set to be at Monday’s meeting for recognition.
Also on Monday’s agenda:
• Commissioners will sonsider and possibly approve the 2014 Texas County and District Retirement System plan provision to either adopt a cost of living rate for retirees and may set a percentage cost of living rate for retirees, or may increase the amount for 2014 over the required rate.
• Commissioners will consider and possibly approve changes to original requested vehicle purchases for the Cooke County Emergency Medical Services (EMS).
• Commissioners will consider and possibly approve military leave for EMS personnel working 24-hour shifts.
• Commissioners will consider and possibly approve or deny participating in the Political Subdivision Worker’s Compensation Alliance.
• Commissioners will consider and possibly approve award of bid for construction of the Precinct 2 road and bridge barn.
• Commissioners will consider and possibly approve any and all actions necessary for maintenance on all county facilities.
• Commissioners will consider and possibly approve actions concerning the construction of the Cooke County EMS station.
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