Local government in the coming week
Elko City Council meets at 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 11 at Elko Town Hall. The council will consider disbursing $475,000 in American Rescue Plan Act funds to Vitality Unlimited for a women’s treatment residence, and $79,418.11 in ARPA funds to the Western Folklife Center, after it was confirmed that the 2023 Cowboy Poetry Gathering would be held in person.
Elko County School Board of Trustees meets at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, October 11 at 850 Elm Street. The board will consider a resolution to set aside $250,000 from the general fund for his performance pay and enhanced compensation program.
Elko Convention and Visitors Authority Marketing Committee will meet at 8:30 a.m. on Wednesday, October 12 in the Cedar Room of the convention center. The panel will hear applications for funding from the Western Folklife Center, $15,000; Elko Archery Club, $6,000; Elko Desert Sunrise, $5,000; Cowboy Arts & Gear Museum, $3,500; Jake Eary Memorial Rodeo, $2,750; and Outlaw Broncs, $10,000 for a New Year’s Eve party.
People also read…
Elko County Highways Committee meets at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, October 12 in the Nannini administration building. Council will consider a request for spot repairs on Wood Hills Road and review monthly projects for October.
Elko County Budget Committee meets at 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 12 in the Nannini administration building. The panel will consider expanding the current case management system to include pre-trial notices and services. They will also consider upgrading the current community finance/development software.
Spring Creek Association Architectural Committee will meet at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, October 12 at the Fairway Community Center. The committee will review a home occupancy permit for Red Rock Coating and Designs LLC at 293 Glenvista Drive, a business sign permit at 200 Springfield Parkway and a ranching permit for two goats at 563 Holiday Drive. They will also review a nuisance at 822 Aesop Drive and an application for a breeding permit for a dairy cow and two meat pigs at the same address.