OTTAWA - On Thursday, Nov. 29 the Putnam County Commissioners held their regular agenda meeting. One item on the agenda that was approved was the approval of members of the Putnam County Board of Developmental Disabilities. Amy Sealts, Joe Erhart, Joe Fortman, Shea Nichols Kevin Bellman, Gary Kohls and Mary Lou Rieman were approved as members of the board.

Commissioner Vince Schroeder moved to approve an employee contract with Chris Hardy to work in the IT department. Hardy will work on network security and assisting the IT department when needed.

Other items approved by the commissioners were expenditures, now and then purchase orders and travel requests. The commissioners will meet again on Tuesday at 10 a.m. in the commissioners office located in the court house.