BONIFAY – County officials and other local municipalities will be discussing the local option gas tax at 4 p.m. October 25 at the CountyCommissioners office. The discussion will include how the gas tax works and how it is distributed throughout the municipalities.

At Tuesday's County Commissioners meeting a bid for the Thomas Drive project was awarded to the lowest bidder CW Roberts for $509,027.20. Florida Department of Transportation, (FDOT), has awarded $424,322 for the project, the county plans on requesting more funds from FDOT.

Fire Department Committee members were approved by the board at the request of County Coordinator Joey Marsh. The member are Steve Connell, Wendy Mayo and Shay McCormick, the committee will be doing reviews of the departments to ensure quality.

In other items, a grant request for the agriculture center improvements was given the green-light to apply for the funding.

The board will meet again in regular session at 6 p.m. on October 25