KINGWOOD — The Preston County Fee accredited a $7,000 request from the Preston County EMS Affiliation.
The funds will probably be used to pay for coaching 10 people. As soon as educated the people should take a look at and work for the county EMS for a 12 months.
If the people don’t take a look at, they need to pay the cash again. Commissioners took the $7,000 from the county contingency fund, and will probably be reimbursed out of the EMS wage fund, in accordance with commissioner Hunter Thomas.
In different enterprise commissioners voted to vary to the Per Diem Coverage. Per Diem is a Latin time period which means per day. It’s a particular sum of money that a company offers an worker per day to cowl dwelling bills when touring on the employer’s enterprise.
The Normal Providers Administration units the per diem charges for locations inside the USA.
Commissioner Don Smith mentioned the Per Diem Coverage would save time and remove the receipts which might be at present being turned in for reimbursement, and made a movement to cross the coverage.
“I’ll second the movement,” Fee President Samantha Stone mentioned. “However I feel we have to make some clarifications.”
A dialogue about the usage of county autos, fringe advantages and the Inside Income Service resulted in Stone suggesting a piece session be arrange so the entire division heads can be on the identical web page.
One of many questions concerned transport of prisoners. County Administrator Nate Raybeck mentioned the entire counties he known as about automobile use used deputies as an alternative of utility officers for transport. So the usage of autos by utility officers didn’t pertain to them.
Thomas mentioned he preferred to observe the state and federal tips.
“I don’t like all of them.” he mentioned “However now we have to observe them.”
Smith agreed. He mentioned not following the rules comes again on each the worker and the
No additional motion was taken.
The subsequent assembly of the Preston County Fee will probably be 9:30 a.m. Jan. 2. A particular work session has been scheduled for 9:30 a.m. Jan. 4.