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Extension Meetings

Fulton County Extension Board Meeting Minutes July 23, 2015

Thursday July 23, 2015 • 5:00 PM

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Fulton County Extension Board

Minutes –July 23, 2015

The July 2015 Fulton County Extension Board meeting was called to order by Earl Allen, County Extension Director, at approximately 5:03 p.m. on Thursday, July 23, 2015 at the Fulton County Extension office in Lewistown. Those present were Earl Allen, Extension Council representatives Amanda Woodruff and Kelvin Sampson, and Fulton County Board members Bob Bucher and Doug Manock. County Clerk Jim Nelson was also in attendance.

Earl welcomed the board members and thanked all for attending. All members introduced themselves. The minutes from last year's meeting were reviewed. A motion was made by Doug Manock and seconded by Bob Bucher to approve the minutes as read. The motion carried.

Earl provided an update on the operation of the Fulton-Mason-Peoria-Tazewell U of I Extension Unit.

Next, Earl presented and reviewed the draft FY17 Fulton-Mason-Peoria-Tazewell Unit Extension budget containing a FY16 Fulton County Board levy request that was unchanged from last year. Discussion by the board followed with much emphasis on the state budget stalemate. A motion was made by Doug Manock to increase the FY17 levy request to $175,000 compared to last year's request of $146,000, and to forward the levy request to County Clerk Jim Nelson and the Fulton County Board Finance Committee with a recommendation to accept the request. The motion was seconded by Bob Bucher. After further discussion, the motion carried unanimously. There being no other business, the meeting was adjourned at 5:28 p.m.

Minutes recorded and submitted by Earl Allen, Fulton County Extension Director.

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