According to Floyd County Manager Jamie McCord the county will be hiring a new position soon. The job of Fleet Manager will be given to someone that will have the responsibility of maintaining the vast number of vehicles in the numerous county agencies.

The final job description is still being finalized, but the county has already budged $80,000 for the position.

McCord said that after the budget is adopted this month the county will begin to advertise for the job. He added that he hopes that to have the position filled sometime in March.