HUNTSVILLE — Monday’s meeting of the Scott County Board of Commissioners here was a typical business-as-usual session, despite the fact that it was the final meeting for the mayor and a majority of the commissioners.
Mayor Jeff Tibbals, who chairs the comission, will be leaving office at month’s end, along with nine of the 14-member legislative body — all due to the results of the August General Election.
Monday evening’s 40-minute meeting was conducted before “the biggest crowd we’ve seen since the closure of the hospital,” according to Mayor Tibbals, with many of the seats filled by the successful candidates who will be gathering for their first formal session next month.To continue reading, please subscribe to the Independent Herald. If you are already a subscriber, email firstname.lastname@example.org with the name and address to which your newspaper is mailed to receive login credentials. If you are a subscriber who is logged in and believe you are seeing this message in error, please email email@example.com or call 423-569-6343.