OTTAWA - On Thursday Dec. 27 the Putnam County Commissioners met for their regular meeting. The commissioners approved a resolution for extra work on the Shawn Recker ditch. Extra work for the slope specification was needed at a cost of $898.05 bringing the total contract price to $17,514.35.

Another item approved was minus appropriations for EMA fund at $12,000. Some appropriation modifications that were made included, for the commissioners, $891.37 for contracts and repair, $439.12 for janitor supplies, $999.44 for compensation, and others.

Other appropriations were made for Board of Elections, Putnam Acres Care Center and Community Corrections. The commissioners will meet again on Monday Dec. 31 at 1 p.m. in the Putnam County Court House.