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      Iowa Commission for the Blind Meeting

      Iowa Department for the Blind, 524 4th Street, Des Moines, Iowa, Director’s Conference Room

      The Iowa Commission for the Blind will meet on Wednesday, August
      30, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. at the Iowa Department for the Blind, 524 4 th
      Street, Des Moines, Iowa, in the Director’s Conference Room.
      The tentative agenda is as follows:
      1. Call to Order and Determination of Quorum.
      2. Consideration of a Closed Session as provided in section 21.5 of
      the Code of Iowa, paragraph 1a.
      To review or discuss records which are required or authorized by
      state or federal law to be kept confidential as a condition for that
      governmental body’s possession or continued receipt of federal
      funds.
      3. Adjournment.
      To join the meeting via teleconference, the public may call in using 1-
      866-685- 1580 with the conference code 5152811299.
      If a member of the public wishes to address the Commission with the
      intention of getting a Commission response at the meeting, the
      individual should request permission to be on the Commission
      agenda. Written requests are due to the Commission office 24 hours
      in advance of the meeting.
      Meetings held by the Iowa Commission for the Blind are accessible to
      all. If you need accommodations or require special services, please
      call Tiffany Bickell at 515-281- 1336 prior to the meeting.

      August Directors Forum

      Department for the Blind Director Emily Wharton will be hosting a regular discussion on the third Monday evening of every month. These meetings will take place from 5:15 to 6:15 pm in the Director’s Conference Room at the IDB building. There will be a conference line for those unable to attend in person. The Call in number is 1–866–685–1580 and the conference code is 5152811299.

      Elected Committee of Blind

      Iowa Department for the Blind, 524 4th Street, Des Moines, Iowa, Director’s Conference Room

      The next meeting of the Elected Committee of Blind
      Managers will occur at 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 8,
      2017, at the Iowa Department for the Blind, 524 Fourth
      Street, Des Moines, Iowa. The tentative agenda is as
      follows:
      1. 3:00 Call to Order
      2. 3:05 Approval of the July 11, 2017 and August 2,

      2017 Meeting Minutes
      3. 3:10 Director’s Report
      4. 3:20 Inventories Update
      5. 3:30 Statewide Meeting
      6. 3:40 Training/Hadley School
      7. 3:50 Set Aside/Administrative Rules
      8. 4:00 Other
      9. 4:10 In consideration of holding a closed session to
      review or discuss records which are required
      or authorized by state or federal law to be
      kept confidential as a condition for that
      governmental body’s possession or continue
      receipt of Federal fund.

      10. 4:30 Committee Recommendations
      11. 4:35 Time and Place of Next Meeting
      12. 4:40 Adjourn

      Iowa Department for the Blind, 524 4th Street, Des Moines, Iowa, Director’s Conference Room

      The next IL Advisory Committee meeting will be Wednesday, March 22, 2016 from 1:00 - 4:00 pm.