Notes from October 1, 2013 SOS Public Meeting

Our Meeting this past Tuesday was FANTASTIC!

Check out this link to this article submitted by Cliff Thomason:

http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2013/09/26/timber-industry-suffers-as-loggers-blame-federal-regs-for-lost-jobs/

Here are the notes:

·      Jody Nigh led us in the Pledge of Allegiance

·       “Solve the problem when it is small” Stay the course! We spoke about SOS and the people who have made this organization what it is have literally become the hope for our future, building the muddy path to a “A Citizen-voiced plan for a secure, stable and sustainable Josephine County!”

·       What does the recent movement of House/Senate passage of the Helium Bill in Washington DC mean for Josephine County? Josephine County Commissioner Keith Heck spoke about the recent award of approximately $4.5 million dollars to Josephine County, which we could see in of July 2014; he actually said that the real amount with sequestering would actually be $4.2 million dollars, which would come in when the borrowed money currently sustaining some semblance of the Criminal Justice System would run out; Commissioner Heck also indicated that we should see $550,000 “for certain” by December 31, 2013 Continue reading Notes from October 1, 2013 SOS Public Meeting

SOS Public Meeting Agenda for Tuesday, October 1, 2013

Our Meeting this week is today, Tuesday, October 1, 2013, at the Wild River Brew Pub located at 533 NE F Street, in Grants Pass from 5:15 PM-6:15 PM.

Grant Medley said, “Our current Criminal Justice System financial crisis is the single most important issue facing Josephine County residents today.”

Our Agenda:

·      “Solve the problem when it is small” Stay the course!  SOS and the people who have made this organization what it is, is not only hope for our future, but is building the muddy path to “A Citizen-voiced plan for a secure, stable and sustainable Josephine County!”

·       What does the recent movement of House/Senate passage of the Helium Bill in Washington DC mean for Josephine County? Josephine County Commissioner Keith Heck Continue reading SOS Public Meeting Agenda for Tuesday, October 1, 2013