January 10, 2022
“HOT-WASH” MEETING AFTER FIRE
The Rooks County Board of Commissioners met by zoom and in person for the Hot-Wash Meeting held at the Rooks County Emergency Operations Room at the jail. Those present were John Ruder and Tim Berland, by zoom; and Greg Balthazor, in person. Ruthmary Muir, Rooks County Clerk, was also present. Others present were: Butch Post, Emergency Management; Courtney Flower, Stockton City Manager; Troy Rudman, Plainville Police Department; Gary Knight, Rooks County Sheriff; Ray Niblock, Stockton Fire Department; Craig Wise, Plainville Fire Department. Greg Whisman, Palco City representative; Gail Gibbs, Head Dispatcher, and Quintin Meyers, Plainville City Mayor was on zoom.
Butch Post, Emergency Management, presented the agenda and presided over the meeting. The purpose of the meeting was to discuss details of the wind/fire disaster on December 15th, and to make plans for any future disasters.
Conversations were held regarding all areas participating with support and help and any ideas to better any situation. It was decided to start educating the residents about the alert systems and how important it is to be signed up.
ROOKS COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS
John Ruder, Chairman
Greg Balthazor, Member
Tim Berland, Member
Ruthmary Muir, Rooks County Clerk