WELAKA — The town of Welaka has a new police chief — again.
Putnam County leaders approved the tentative budget and millage rates for next fiscal year, but they weren’t thrilled about it.
He was officially sworn in to office two weeks ago, but newly appointed Putnam County Commissioner Terry Turner had his ceremonial swearing-in ceremony Tuesday.
With the increase of standing water left by Hurricane Irma, Putnam County residents can expect the number of mosquitoes to swell over the next week.
In the wake of Hurricane Irma, FEMA crews are going door to door, registering Putnam County residents to receive federal disaster assistance.