Rusk County Commissioners acted on the following agenda items during their regular meeting Monday. 

APPROVED a donation of $197.50 to the Rusk County Library to help cover performer’s fee for Summer Reading Program from Friends of Rusk County Library; 

APPROVED a $200 donation from the Renaissance Club to the Rusk County Library; 

APPROVED the proposal for insurance for the storage tank at the Rusk County Library; 

APPROVED specs and approval to go out for bids for mechanic’s truck for Pct. 1. Bids will be opened in July; 

APPROVED for Pct. 3 Commissioner Greg Gibson to go onto private property on County Road 3122 to cover a well; 

APPROVED the 2020 TCDRS rate with 50 percent cost of living adjustment for retirees; 

PASSED on the construction of a small covering for the benches in front of the jail; 

APPROVED the April 2019 maintenance report; 

APPROVED the May report for the auditor, treasurer, Rusk County Justices of the Peace Pct. 2, 3, 4 and 5, Rusk County Constables Pct. 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5, maintenance and expo center; 

APPROVED commissioner’s court minutes from special meetings on May 2 and 20 and regular meeting on May 13; 

APPROVED the following pipeline/utility request: 

a. Eastex Telephone Coop to place a copper cable under/across or along/within the right-of-way of County Road 476 and 4195D in Pct. 4.

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