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The library board of trustees will hold its regular meeting at 5:15 p.m. Monday, August 12 at the Gibson Memorial Library.

The agenda to include finances: bills, finance, directors report; trustee officer elections; board education, state library of Iowa, continuing education; policy revise No. 17: fax policy.

The Orient-Macksburg Community School District will hold its Board of Directors Meeting 6 p.m. August 12, in the Orient-Macksburg board room.

The agenda to include PK-12 principal Teresa Thompson; superintendent, Norene Bunt; FFA summer activities; open enrollment, snow removal bid, board policy review, board appointments.

The Southwestern Community College Board of Directors will hold its regular meeting 8 a.m. Tuesday, August 13 at the President’s Office.

The agenda is to include: personnel, five year facilities plan, appointment of board secretary, college park subdivision gas line easement, construction update, and a report from the IACCT.

The Lenox City Council will hold its regular meeting, 5:30 p.m. Monday, August 12 at Lenox City Hall.

The agenda is to include, reports from the mayor, law enforcement, committee reports, approve; for Ramsey’s market cigarette/tobacco/nicotine/vapor permit, discussion of engineering agreement with Snyder and Associates for gold course sponsored project with possible action, discuss city council vacancy applications, appoint new city council member to fill vacancy with a term ending December, 31 2019, approve Jo Adams to the planning and zoning commission term ending April 2023, approve 2018-2019 outstanding obligation report, approve Makenna Fitzgerald’s wage increase to $10/hour, approve Mike Bowman to fill vacancy on ambulance board, term ending 07/2021, approve re-appointment of Jean Barrans, Rosa Cruz, and Dan ricks to neighborhood center board for term of 2 years expiring August, 26 2021, approve resolution 19-25 set date for hearing on 2019 urban renewal plan amendment for Lenox economic development urban renewal area.

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