And traveling from the two offices behind the conference to the waiting area would possibly violate confidentiality as officers and clients come and go between appointments. Also, if the conference room was used as an additional office, another location in the building would have to be found for larger meetings.
"We'll review the office space and see what can be done to make it useable," Supervisor Greg Kenning told Rempe.
The review will be added to the agenda of an upcoming supervisors meeting. Rempe says they plan to advertise for the new position this week, interview in September and hopefully have the new officer begin in October.
In other business, the board approved the tax abatement for Last Days Ministries Church and approved the request to remove two cabins from the tax roll. The cabins had been removed from the properties following the 2008 flood, but they were never removed from the roll.