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May 14, 2013

Commissioners seek bids for E911 mapping



Dee Bowen, District 3 commissioner and board chairman, said the commissioners can call an emergency meeting if the compressors do shut down.
“We need to quit dumping money into these things and replace the whole thing,” Bowen said.
He did express some irritation about the malfunctioning system.
“It’s supposed to last more than seven years,” Bowen said. “We are just now in our seventh year. But to cool this big building, they do have to work extra hard.”

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Should the date for The World's Largest Garage Sale be changed from the third weekend in July to sometime in October to take advantage of cooler weather like we had this past weekend?

No. It's better in the summer cause kids are out of school.
Yes. More shoppers would come during nice fall weather.
Either time is fine.

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