On Monday, the Pottawatomie County Board of County Commissioners approved Asher schools to purchase a new gym floor.

On Monday, the Pottawatomie County Board of County Commissioners approved Asher schools to purchase a new gym floor.

The contract was awarded to Z Floor Co., Ltd. Out of Lake Dallas, Tx for a total amount of $49,900. Asher will use funds available to them through the county's education sales tax.

In other commission news:

The county has given Source One, a cleaning service, 30 days notice that they will be terminating the contract due to Source One not properly cleaning of restrooms, leaving floors and staircases dirty at the courthouse. and trash being left in various offices, commissioners discussed. All of these were to be done per the signed contract.

The commissioners will review previous bids for cleaning services and make a determination at next week's commissioners meeting.

The Sheriff's office will use their portion of the Byrnes Memorial Grant to purchase ammunition for qualification rounds. The Pottawatomie County Sheriff's office will receive $10,479 and the city of Shawnee will receive $10,500.

Last year the sheriff's office purchased 30 body cameras with funds available from the grant.

The commissioners will start accepting bids for sealing the floors at the courthouse this week.

The Tecumseh Economic Development Committee met last week and are requesting funds for the engineering, design and bid documents and water meters for the proposed industrial park in Tecumseh. The industrial park is located on the north side of Tecumseh, east of U.S. Highway 177.