During the Land, Tax and Appointments Committee meeting, Nicole Villani was appointed to serve on the Merit Commission on a 2-1 vote. Joey McDermott abstained from voting. Kevin Sargent was first nominated for the position, but the Committee voted in a 2-2 deadlock.
William Armstrong was recommended to serve on the 708 Mental Health Board; Eddie Lee was recommended to serve on the Mt. Vernon Airport Authority; and the recommendations of Mary Brown, JoAnne Cox, Jan Pigg and Jeff Williams for re-appointments to the Round Knoll Cemetery Board were accepted.