The Duncan Banner

February 5, 2013

County Commissioners appoint two to Floodplain Board

Megan Bristow
The Duncan Banner

DUNCAN — Bo Walker of Loco and Bobby Bowen of Comanche were appointed to serve on the Stephens County Floodplain Board in Monday’s meeting of the Board of Stephens County Commissioners.

The two new members of the floodplain board were recommended by  Jimmy Pryor, Stephens County Floodplain Manager.

The Stephens County Floodplain Board is authorized by the  Oklahoma Floodplain Management Act to develop floodplain regulations and designate flood hazard areas.

Bobby Bowen will fill the seat of John Standridge. His term will expire April 4, 2015. Bo Walker is expected to serve the full term of 6 years. His term would expire April 4, 2019.

In other business, the Board of Stephens County Commissioners approved:

• Three programing resolutions for bridge projects in District 2 and one programming resolution for the Cow Creek Bridge project in District 1.

• Capital Outlay Purchases for the month of January 2013 and Notice of Employee Appointments and Terminations.