County Commission approves professional service agreement

QCS Staff

An Albuquerque firm will provide information on elections, probate and other issues to the Quay County clerk’s office.

Quay County commissioners on Monday agreed to pay $5,000 for a year of services to NM Clerks LLC.

Commissioners also:

• Approved $1,500 for the Tucumcari Public Library to purchase new computer chairs.

• Approved a joint powers agreement with Lea County for housing of inmates at $125 for juveniles and $100 for adults daily.

• Approved revision of detention center procedures to change the no-clothes search to a clothed search for juveniles.

• Approved increases to fire districts for manpower and equipment cost for fighting fires out of district. Amounts received were:

Rural 1 $642

Rural 2 $2,377.75

Forrest $196

Bard-Endee $2,087.50

Porter $1,210.50

• Discussed the closure of Quay Road 40 off of N.M. 209 near Ragland.