County of Citrus

Action Item

Emergency Operation Center


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Category:Regular Business


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Establish a Hiring Panel to select the Director of the Emergency Operative Centers.

Meeting History

Feb 9, 2021 1:00 PM Video Board of County Commissioners Regular Meeting

Second Vice Chairman Ruthie Schlabach presented the recommendation.

Motion to establish a hiring panel, regardless of whoever operates the Emergency Operation Center (EOC), to select the new EOC Director and it should include the following: a representative of Citrus County Sheriff’s Department, appointed by the Sheriff; The Florida Department of Health of Citrus County; a representative appointed by the Superintendent of Schools for Citrus County; Citrus County Fire Chief; County Administrator; and with the addition of a representative from the City of Inverness and the City of Crystal River.

Board discussion ensued.

MOVER:Ruthie Davis Schlabach, 2nd Vice Chair, District 3
SECONDER:Ronald E. Kitchen Jr., 1st Vice Chair, District 2
AYES:Scott Carnahan, Ronald E. Kitchen Jr., Ruthie Davis Schlabach, Jeff Kinnard D.C., Holly L. Davis