During Monday’s meeting, representatives from Colonial Life spoke to the court and claimed they could offer similar coverage to what county employees receive from AFLAC at a lower rate.
Precinct 2 Commissioner Alonzo Morales made a motion to approve the discussions and Precinct 1 Commissioner Julian Flores seconded Morales’ motion.
The court also unanimously approved the bid of $2,600 from Carpet Handlers of Victoria to replace carpet in the Main Street Annex. Flores made the motion, which was seconded by Morales.
In other action, the court unanimously approved extending the amended contract between Goliad County Rural Transit and Health and the Human Service Commission Medical Transportation Program.
The contract will be from Aug. 31, 2013 to Aug. 31, 2014.
Precinct 4 Commissioner Ted Long made the motion to approve the contract and Precinct 3 Commissioner Ronald Bailey seconded the motion.