Commission Session Agenda
Baker County Board of Commissioners
1995 Third Street
Baker City, OR 97814
(541) 523-8200
Date Posted:
Subject Title:
05/17/2023 9:00 a.m. Commission Session Agenda

Because of the uncertain length of time needed, the Board of Commissioners may deal with an item at any time in the meeting, except those set for a specific time. Anyone wishing to be heard on any item not having a set time should arrive when the meeting begins to avoid missing an item of interest.  Interested parties can join the meeting in person or by using the Zoom link located at: 

1.    Call to Order/Invocation/Pledge of Allegiance

2.    Agenda Changes/Adoption

3.    Citizen Participation

4.    Review/Approval of Minutes
a.    May 3, 2023, Commission Session Minutes

5.    Scheduled Business     
a.    9:05 a.m.    Umatilla National Forest Program Update
b.    10:05 a.m.    OSU Extension Update 

c.    10:20 a.m.    Public Hearing (to be continued to a later date)
1.    Ordinance 2022-01 Amending Ordinances 84-1 and 2005-04 Northern Baker Transportation Improvement Plan
d.    10:25 a.m.    Executive Session per ORS 192.660(2)(a): To consider the employment of
a public officer, employee, staff member, or individual agent. Note: The
Commissioners will return to Regular Session immediately following
Executive Session to make a decision as needed.

6.    Documents to be Signed
a.    Resolution No. 2023-1002 Authorizing Employees of New Directions Northwest to Direct a Peace Officer or Approved Secure Transport Provider to Take Allegedly Mentally Ill Persons into Custody
b.    Order No. 2023-127 Re-Appointing Kent Justus to the Baker County Weed District Board

7.    Ratification of Documents
a.    Financial Reports

8.    Other Business
a.    Commissioner Update
b.    Comparison of Calendar

9.    Adjourn

Baker County operates under an EEO policy and complies with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act.  Assistance is available for individuals with disabilities and should be requested at least48 hours in advance by calling 523-8200 (TTY: 523-9538).

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