The Susquehanna County Commissioners approved a settlement and release agreement with a former employee in the amount of $11,000.
The commissioners said the motion, part of the June 8 agenda, was a personnel issue that could not be discussed and provided no additional details on the matter.
The following items were also approved by the commissioners:
*agreement to participate in the Pennsylvania Medical Transportation Program (MATP), effective July 1 through June 30, 2023;
*change orders for PAMSCO for the new public safety center in the amount of $22,701.29, paid with Act 13 funding, and W.H. Lane Inc. in the amount of $86,744.90, also paid with Act 13 funds;
*drug testing site locations: Work Well Occupational Services, Tunkhannock; Harrington Onsite Drug Testing, Clarks Summit; and Two Rivers Occupational Works, Binghamton, NY;
*a one-year service agreement with Eaton Corp. for annual maintenance, parts and labor including emergency service on the UPS system in the public safety center, effective July 22;
*ratified and approved hiring of Vincent Chiaramonte to the position of Deputy Warden, effective June 15;
*acknowledged the hiring of Amy Lott to the position of Assistant Office Manager in the New Milford District Court office;
*authorized Trehab to submit, modify Dept. of Transportation grants electronically.