Mt. Vernon Register-News


February 26, 2013

Equal representation sought on RLCD Board

Jefferson County is represented by three members while Franklin County has four



  • Approved allowing the Animal Shelter to work with the Bio Company on picking up euthanized cats over 12 inches in length and in return the Animal Shelter will receive a $2 donation per allowable cat. The Board also approved a feral cat colony policy for the Animal Shelter;
  • The monthly fuel bid was awarded to Synenergy Partners, Wayne City, for biodiesel at $3.3485 per gallon and gasohol at a price of $3.0605 per gallon;
  • Approval for the purchase of a new mower for the Highway Department at a cost of $12,78 from Diedrich Implements, Nashville, was given; and
  • It was reported the Belle Rive Village Board has agreed to a bridge on Fifth Street, with a possible bid letting in August. It was also reported that Wells Bypass Road will be closed on March 11 for repairs to the bridge north of Mt. Vernon Dream Homes for about a two-week period.

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