The Hancock County Commissioners will meet at 9:00 a.m. on Tuesday, October 1, 2013 in the conference room at the County Courthouse in Ellsworth.


 12:00 - 12:30 p.m.: Lunch

1:00 p.m.: Acadia Benefits - Health Insurance Presentation.

Adjustments to the agenda:

Commission Business:

  1. Old Business:
    1. Approve the minutes of the September 1, 2013 commissioners' regular meeting and September 11, September 17th and September 20th, 2013 commissioners' special meeting/budget workshops.
    2. Approval: Community Benefit Application.
    3. Discussion/Approval: Scenic Turnout and Floating Pier MOU.
  2. Commissioners:
  3. Office of Financial Affairs:
    1. Approve: Monthly bills and warrants.
    2. Financial reports, update on AR and paperless payroll.
    3. Approval: expenditures in the health insurance account.
    4. Approval of capital expenditure requests.
    5. Discussion on two County of Hancock checking accounts.
  4. Airport:
  5. Registry of Deeds:
    1. Approve the hire Andi Noddin of Surry as a temporary part-time clerk to do restoration work, paid from the surcharge account at the rate of $12 per hour.  No benefits are included.
  6. Maintenance:
    1. Monthly report.
    2. Approve: an extension of the propane contract with No Frills Oil Company.
    3. Approve: extension of the courthouse/jail snow removal contract with KJ Dugas.
    4. Recommendation of a contractor for the propane conversion project.
  7. Unorganized Territory:
    1. Bid award for the Martin’s Ridge Road Reclamation Project.
    2. Monthly Report.
  8. RCC:
    1. Monthly Report.
    2. Recommendation for the RFP for 2014 Radio Maintenance Contract.
    3. Request/Discussion for an employee leave of absence without pay.
  9. Sheriff:
    1. Request the hire of Tammy Coombs and Kody Carlisle of Prospect as part-time/on call/as needed corrections officers at the rate of $12 per hour, effective October 5, 2013. No benefits included.
    2. To promote Shane Gross of Brooklin and Brooks Dean of Orrington to the position of temporary full-time corrections officer at the rate of $13.50 per hour, effective October 5, 2013, benefits to include sick time and holiday benefits.
  10. New Business:
    1. Request: the appointment of Howard Willinghan to fill an unexpired term on the WHCA Board of Directors.
    2. Selection of exempt employee performance evaluation form. (Comm. Blasi)
    3. Discussion: Inclusion of public comment section on the monthly agenda.
  11. County Clerk:
    1. Executive session under MRSA Title 1 §405 6(a) to discuss two separate employee requests. 

*An SO/RCC Union grievance hearing will held immediately following the end of regular business.  This may or may not be held in executive session under MRSA Title 1 §405 6(A).

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