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December 09, 2016
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Youthful track and field athletes lauded in Wayne

Seated are Rachel Korty, left, 9; Zach Cannon, 14; Connor Schmitt, 9; Jennifer Korty, 14; Paige Barillo, 12; and Jarod Blachnovich, 11. Standing are commissioners Jonathan Fritz, left, Brian Smith, Wayne County Parks and Recreation Director Ray Ofner and Commmissioner Wendell Kay. Competitor Britney Peachy was unable to attend.
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They also approved payment to Essential Management Solutions LLC of the county’s $27,000 share toward the Public Safety Answering Point (PSAP) Regional Shared Services Assessment for a northeast PA multi-municipality 911 group, NECORE. The state emergency management agency will reimburse costs.

Additionally, they approved a county plan, which is part of a previously approved grant application to the state police chiefs’ association, to fund a central booking facility for the county’s municipal police departments.

The commissioners also approved the hiring of seven new part-time correction officers, one part-time clerk at the recycling center, one clerk at the prothonotary’s office and the promotion to lieutenant of Harold Derrick at the county correctional facility.