The Atchison County Commission met Thursday, November 29, 2018. Present were: Presiding Commissioner Curtis Livengood, North District Commissioner Jim Quimby, South District Commissioner Richard Burke, and Susette Taylor, Clerk of the Commission.

Presiding Commissioner Livengood called the meeting to order.

Minutes of the previous meeting were read and approved.

Bills were reviewed, approved and ordered paid.

After discussion of the December holiday schedule, the commissioners voted to close the Atchison County Courthouse on Christmas Eve, December 24, 2018.

The Atchison County Commission has received cost information for a possible change in retirement benefits for its employees under the Missouri Local Government Employees Retirement System. In accordance with Section 105.675 Revised Statutes of Missouri, said cost information shall be made available for public inspection for at least 45 calendar days from this date prior to adoption of the benefit change. Interested parties may view a copy of the cost information at Atchison County Clerk’s office.

Presiding Commissioner Livengood signed an amendment to the Group Flexible Purchase Payment Deferred Fixed Annuity Contract for Nationwide Life Insurance Company. It is on file in the clerk’s office

Rhonda Wiley, Emergency Management/E-911 Director, met with the commission at 10:30 a.m. to present her 2019 proposed budget for both departments.

There being no further business, the commission adjourned.