As we started our beginning of spring on Monday, the weather pattern dictated a 1- to 2-inch blanket of snow for the Heber Overgaard area Monday night. Our outlook continues with highs in the mid 50s with lows in the upper 20s to lower 30s through our weekend.
Navopache Electric Cooperative is scheduling a power outage from 8 a.m. to noon, April 12 to work on a sub station. This power outage affects all of the Heber Overgaard area to Clay Springs. Some residents are being notified who require power for medical devices.
The Heber Overgaard Fire District Board held a monthly meeting Tuesday, March 22. Adoption of the policy manual was discussed, along with requesting advice from the county attorney on some topics.
The fire district’s bylaws were accepted with corrections with dates added to each page to reflect revisions made. Fire Chief Rich Upham spoke of the completion of the 2013 communication standard requirement that has been completed with the final repeater, which was installed two weeks ago on Porter Mountain near Show Low.
The Heber Overgaard Fire District Board also went into executive session to hold a review of the fire chief.