The Macon County Commissioners met on April 14, 2015. The meeting lasted over three hours, so I am presenting it as both a full full and as segments.
The entire meeting is not contained in the segments, so if you wish to see all that took place, you'll have to watch the complete video.
APRIL 14, 2015
1. Call to order and welcome by Chairman Corbin
3.Moment of Silence
4.Pledge of Allegiance
5.Public Hearing(s) - 6:00 p.m. - Proposed names for new roads and assigning a range of road numbers in connection with the same - Angie Kinsland/911
NOTE: The board will consider an amendment to the county's ordinance regarding approval of the new road names and the range of road numbers
immediately following the hearing.
6.Following the public hearing, the board will sit as a Board of Equalization and Review to hear an appeal from Shawnee Meadow Holdings, LLLP, et. al./Richard Boger
7.Public Comment Period
8.Adjustments to and approval of the agenda
•Nantahala Hiking Club - Olga Pader
•Macon County Heritage Center at the Historic Cowee School - Bobby Kuppers
•April Is Public Health Month Proclamation - Dawn Wilde Burgess, Community Health Promotion Supervisor/Public Health
•Second reading on the Macon County Nuisance Ordinance
•Update on status of QZAB funding - County Manager
•Discussion of Memorandum of Understanding with Southwestern Community College
•Discussion regarding Highlands track and softball field renovations
•Consideration of lease agreement with the Division of Workforce Solutions
•Highlands Chamber of Commerce agreement with BCF Agency
•Consent Agenda - Attachment #11
All items below are considered routine and will be enacted by one motion. No separate discussion will be held except on request of a member of the
Board of Commissioners.
•Minutes of the March 10 regular meeting and the March 31 continued session
•Budget Amendments -- #163, #164
•Monthly ad valorem tax collection report
•Highlands Area Tourism Development Commission (2 seats)
13.Closed session (if needed)
Here is the full agenda packet that is used by members of the board and shared with members of the local press. Currently, Macon Media is the only one
who makes this public document available to the public without first making them jump through hoops.
Some of the segments from the meeting are posted below.
Part 1 -- Prayer (Moment of Silence)
Pledge of Allegience
Public Hearing on Road Names
Nantahala Hiking Club
Part 2 -- Memorandum of Understanding with Southwestern Community College
Part 3 -- Board of Equalization and Review
The board sits as a Board of Equalization and Review to hear an appeal from Shawnee Meadow Holdings, LLLP, et. al./Richard Boger
Part 4 -- Public Comment Adjustments and Approval of the Agenda
Part 5 -- Macon County Heritage Center
Part 6 -- Proclamation for Public Health Month
Part 7 -- Parker Meadows Update
Part 8 -- CDC Grant to Macon County Health Department
Part 9 -- Second reading of the Macon County Nuisance Ordinance
Part 10 -- QZAB Funding Discussion and Vote
Part 11 -- Lease Agreement with Division of Workforce Solutions
Part 12 -- Hospice House Foundation of WNC
Part 13 -- Parker Meadows Change Order
Part 14 -- Highlands Chamber of Commerce Agreement with BCF Agency
Part 15 -- Macon Transit Competing with Private Businesses?
Part 16 -- Consent Agenda Highlands Area Tourism Development Commission Appointments