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Kandiyohi County Commissioners meet Tuesday

WILLMAR -- The Kandiyohi County Board of Commissioners will meet at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the Health and Human Services building. Commissioners are expected to take action on a contract to purchase a new telephone system for all the county buildings.

Six companies submitted proposals, with the base bids ranging from $302,236 to $630,000. The estimate was about $450,000.

Other items on the agenda include a 2010 natural resources block grant, final payment of a road project, review of a draft for a wireless lease agreement and assessment of sewer use charges.

Prior to the regular board meeting, the commissioners will meet as the family services board at 9 a.m. when they'll hear a report on the agency projects, their strategic plans and the legislative positions established by the Minnesota Association of County Social Service Administrators.

The commissioners meet on the second floor of the Health and Human Services Building, located at 2200 23rd St N.E.