Spat between Weed & Pest board members brought before commission
May 14, 2020
The county commissioners have been asked to pass judgment on a conflict of opinions between members of the Crook County Weed & Pest Board. The issue was brought forth by board member Wade Dennis, who feels there has been a “serious breakdown in the chain of command between the board and the supervisor”.
Dennis explained that he feels board members have chosen to act as the Weed & Pest supervisor themselves, directly violating the contract with that supervisor. He listed perceived transgressions such as individual board members calling to dictate the hours that should be worked; instruct...