Columbia County counters City of Dayton's account of stalled ILA negotiations
September 10, 2020
DAYTON—On Tuesday of last week, Columbia County Commissioner Ryan Rundell reached out to the Times to present the County’s side of the story regarding talks with the City of Dayton for law enforcement, dispatch, emergency management, and district court services, which have stalled.
The City has said the County has not been negotiating in good faith and has asked the County to enter into mediation to renegotiate the Interlocal Agreement or to draw up a new contract.
Rundell said the County informed the City of the intention to renegotiate the contract in late May, or early June of 2019,...