Independence County Quorum Court convened briefly Tuesday evening


Independence County Quorum Court hosted a brief, special meeting via teleconference on Tuesday evening.  

The Court unanimously approved two resolutions during the meet.

Resolution 2020-04 authorizes the County Judge to submit an application to the Arkansas Economic Development Commission for a community development project. 

This is for White River Medical Center, directly related to the COVID-19 crisis. 

Resolution 2020-05 authorizes the County Judge to sign certain agreements prior to Quorum Court’s approval during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

The Quorum Court is expected to meet in regular session for April and May in at the regular May meeting. 

Details surrounding whether the meeting will be via teleconference or in a large meeting place to allow for appropriate social distancing are to be determined and will be announced at a later date.

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