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Carroll-Boone Water District board to hear update on fluoride facility and funding

Source: Lovely County Citizen | July 17th, 2014 | By Kathryn Lucariello
Location: United States, Arkansas

EUREKA SPRINGS — The Carroll-Boone Water District board will hear an update Thursday on construction of the fluoride-dispensing project, as well as on payments from Delta Dental for the facility and those to the contractor.

The board also will consider approval of life insurance and AD&D coverage for employees exposed to silica, part of the fluoridation process.

Also, the board will elect a secretary/treasurer to replace fellow member Harold Collins, who passed away June 28. Collins represented Green Forest on the board for 35 years.

The board also will discuss the timing and recommendations for a rate increase and a water revenue bond issue related to the AR Highway 62 widening project. By way of this discussion, the board will consider whether to reinvest short term or long term a certificate of deposit held at the Bank of the Ozarks.

In other business, the board will…