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Saturday, March 5, 2016

March 2016 Meeting of the Macon County Board of Commissioners

County Commissioners succumb to Bannermania
County Commissioners succumb to Bannermania

The Macon County Board of Commissioners will be meeting Tuesday night, March 8th, 2016 in the Commissioners Boardroom on the third floor of the Macon County Courthouse. Macon Media will be there to record the meeting for those who cannot be there. the public agenda and and the agenda that is shared with the media is posted below the live video player.

Macon Media has switched video providers from Livestream to Ustream because Ustream allows embedding of live video events on websites at the free service level. No login is required, but you will have to sit through and ad served up by Ustream. Once the ad finishes playing, click skip ad in the upper right corner of the video player. Once a little more cash flow is generated, a service plan can be bought that will remove the ads.

Once the meeting is over and a video has been produced, the live video player will be replaced with the recorded video.


MARCH 8, 2016


•Call to order and welcome by Chairman Corbin

   --NCACC Update Video

•Moment of Silence

•Pledge of Allegiance

•Public Hearing(s) - NONE

•Public Comment Period

•Additions to agenda

•Adjustments to and approval of the agenda

   --Annual Program Impact Report - County Extension Director Alan Durden

•Old Business

•New Business
   --Consideration of Fiscal Year 2015-16 audit contract - Finance Director
   --Consideration of bids for shade structures at Parker Meadows Recreational Complex - County Manager or Finance Director and Recreation Director Seth Adams
   --Solid Waste -- Director Chris Stahl and Finance Director
   ----Adoption of bond order authorizing issuance of special obligation bonds for landfill expansion project
   ----Adoption of resolution for issuing county special obligation bonds
   ----Consideration of award of contract to Shamrock Environmental for construction of landfill Phase III, Cell I

•Consent Agenda - Attachment #12
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 February 9, 2016 regular meeting
   --Budget Amendments #126 through #132
   --Tax Releases

   --Board of Equalization and Review (5 seats)
   --Library Board of Trustees (3 seats)

•Closed session (if necessary)



Karl Gillespie, candidate for District II County Commissioner, and Greg Boyer, candidate for District III County Commissioner, were present in the audience for the entire meeting.

(Media outlets with reporters physically present at the meeting. If you see a report about this meeting in a media outlet without a reporter present, either they're watching the videos or a reporter from one of the other outlets is moonlighting)

Macon Media (me)
The Franklin Press (one reporter)
WFSC-AM/WNCC-FM (one reporter)
Macon County News and Shopping Guide (one reporter)


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