(Friday - February 19, 2021) - The Dickinson
County Board of Commissioners will meet in regular session on Monday
evening, beginning at 6:00. Due to the current Covid-19 restrictions,
this meeting will be held online, via the Zoom online meeting platform.
Complete instructions for participation in the meeting via Zoom are
included at the end of this article.
Here are some items of interest from the meeting agenda:
- A report from County Treasurer Lorna Carey on 2020 interest on
investments and taxes.
- A decision on whether to include the
bi-monthly County check register report as part of the regular agenda.
- Approve or deny a request for on-call pay for the County
- Approve or den the first quarter payment
request from Northpointe Behavior Health Service in the amount of
- Approve or deny the 2021 annual dues for the
Northwoods Rail Transit Commission, in the amount of $250.00.
Approve or deny the 2021 dues for UPCAP (Upper Peninsula Commission for
Areas Progress) in the amount of $1,000.
The Board will also act on a number
- There are five candidates for
the three open seats on the Dickinson County Fair Board. All of these
terms will expire on March 1, of 2024. The five candidates are: Ashley
Edwards, Diann Gendron, Rebecca Padgett, Barbara Bedard, and Joseph
- There are only two candidates for the two three year
terms on the Northpointe Behavioral Services Board. The terms will
expire on March 31, of 2022. The candidates are Robert Roberge and Kevin
- There are two partial terms open on the Fumee Lake
Commission. The terms will expire on July 14, of 2023. There is only one
applicant for the seats. That is Julie Wodenka.
- There are a
total of four remaining open seats, three on the County Planning
Commission and one on the Library Board. There were no applicants for
any of those seats. Anyone willing to sit on one of these
boards is asked to contact the County Controller's office at:
Citizens wishing to
address the Board are invited to do so near the beginning and end of all
Here are the
instructions for connecting via Zoom:
way to access the meeting online is to download the Zoom application at:
Launch the Zoom application.
enter meeting ID: 856 7268 9994
When prompted, enter meeting
As an alternative, you can access the meeting at
When prompted, enter meeting ID: 856 7268 9994
When prompted, enter
meeting passcode: 926502
You can also access the meeting via
Dial - 1-312-626-6799
When prompted, enter meeting ID:
856 7268 9994
When prompted, enter meeting passcode: 926502