The Knox County Commissioner’s plan to have a first reading of an ordinance that will re-organize the Knox County Drainage Board into a 5 member board at the next County Commissioner’s meeting on Monday, June 6, 2011, at 9:00 am in the Commissioner’s Room of the Courthouse.
The new organization of the Drainage Board will be composed of one County Commissioner and four resident freeholders of Knox County. All members will be selected and appointed by the Commissioner’s with three year staggered terms. The Knox County Surveyor serves as an ex-officio non-voting member of the Drainage Board.
The Knox County Council will address additional appropriations for the new Drainage Board at the next Council meeting on Tuesday, June 14, 2011, at 6:30 pm at the Fortnightly Meeting Hall.
Contact the Knox County Surveyor’s Office if you seek additional information on the Knox County Drainage Board.