County Board General Duties:
A. The County Board shall have all powers and duties granted by the Wisconsin State Statutes.
B. The County Board shall be responsible for the Adams County Personnel and General Administrative Policies and review them annually.
C. The County Board shall have final approval of the following items, including but not limited to:
1. County Budget.
2. Collective Bargaining Agreements.
3. Transfer of General Funds.
4. Establish Committees, Boards and Commissions.
D. Confirm the appointment of non-elected Department Heads by a majority vote if required by Wisconsin Statutes.
E. Elect the County Highway Commissioner per Wisconsin Statutes.
Standing Committees General Duties:
A. At the first organizational meeting, the Committee shall elect a Chair, Vice Chair, and recorder of the minutes.
B. Review and recommend the annual budget for County Departments within the Committee’s oversight, and refer to the Administrative Coordinator/Director of Finance for further action.
C. Review of Department financial reports for each of the County Departments within the Committee’s oversight.
D. Direct and guide Policy and accountability of the Departments within the Committee’s oversight.
E. Approve items per the Adams County Personnel and General Administrative Policies including but not limited to:
1. Departmental budget
2. Departmental polices and procedures
3. Staffing levels and hours
4. New positions
5. Grant applications and acceptances
6. Establish Departmental fee schedules
7. Establish Departmental short and long range goals.
F. Approve intergovernmental agreements and contracts as necessary or as otherwise authorized by law.
G. Bring forth resolutions and ordinances for action by the County Board.