The Board of Commissioners for Sequoyah County voted unanimously Monday to declare as surplus several unused items at the Sequoyah County Health Department and the County Commissioners’ office.
Also at the weekly meeting, Steve Rutherford, Sequoyah County’s emergency management director, gave his report on the current coronavirus situation. He said there are currently 32 positive cases in the county (only 10 of those are active) and the death toll remains at three.
Representatives from the Health Department said anyone wanting a COVID-19 test is welcome to come to the department, by appointment only. To make an appointment, call (918) 775-2021. Testing is available from 8:30-10:30 a.m. Mondays-Fridays.
In other business, the commissioners also:
*Approved a bid by IPS Construction for the installment of a wheelchair lift at the Sequoyah County Courthouse.
*Approved a Fiscal Year 2021 detention transportation agreement between the Office of Oklahoma Juvenile Affairs and the Sequoyah County commissioners
*Approved a contract between the Pittsburg County Regional Juvenile Detention Center and Sequoyah County.
Laura Brown, KXMX Staff Writer
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