The Mason County Board of Commissioners met last night. Spence Riggs from The Mason County Growth Alliance provided their annual report. The Growth Alliance said they are encouraging talent to make Mason County their home by focusing on improving access to a qualified workforce, improving workforce and economic data and developing strategies for retainment. The board of commissioners approved Prosecuting attorney Paul Spaniola’s request to hire a replacement for training before the departure of his retiring clerk. With the closing of the public comment period on October 27th, the Solid Waste Management Plan was approved to be sent to various municipalities within the county for approval. A bond of $3000 was approved for Syncwave LLC to remove their aging transmitting tower.The board approved using the Airport improvement fund to purchase land, complying with federal aviation easement requirements. The meeting concluded with updating the salary and wage schedule for county employees to comply with the Fair Labor Standards Act.