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Tuesday, May 10, 2022

Macon County Board of Commissioners - Regular Meeting
May 2022

The Franklin Town Council will be meeting at 6pm in the Commissioner's Boardroom on the third floor. Access after 5pm is through the rear entrance of the courthouse.

A video player will go live once the meeting starts and will be replaced by a higher quality one with chapter markers a few days after the meeting. The public agenda and agenda packet are included below in the interest of transparency.


Public Agenda

1. Call to order and welcome by Chairman Tate

2. Announcements

3. Moment of Silence

4. Pledge of Allegiance

5. Public Hcaring(s) - None

6. Public Comment Period

7. Additions to agenda

8. Adjustments to and approval of the agenda

9. Reports/Presentations
(A) Proposed rate increases and request for an extension of the exclusive franchise agreement - Bonita Hamstra, J&B Disposal
(B) Update on Environmental Health Section staffing issues -Public Health Director Kathy McGaha

10.01d Business
(A) Change Orders #018 and #019 on the Macon Middle School renovation project - Jack Morgan
(B) Highlands Pre-K facility discussion - Chairman Tate

11.New Business
(A) Wine Springs Communication Site Renewal with USFS -Emergency Management Director Warren Cabe
(B) Consideration of county acknowledgement letter for Burningtown lotla Fire and Rescue - Mike Yaks, Burningtown lotla Fire and Rescue Board Chair

(C) Consideration of performance guarantee agreement for proposed subdivision road at Whiteside Cottages - Planning Director Joe Allen
(D) Consideration of fireworks display application/permit for JECO Pyrotechnics, Inc. - Deputy Clerk Mike Decker

12.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.
(A) Minutes of the April 12, 2022 regular meeting
(B) Budget Amendments 4259-268
(C)Tax releases for the month of April in the amount of $116.22 (D)Tax refund requests:
(1) Nelson Bates
(2) Tim and Carol Bates
(3) Violet Klatt (
E) Application for Public School Building Capital Fund North Carolina Education Lottery proceeds in the amount of $355,758.15
(F) Monthly ad valorem tax collection report - no action necessary

(A) Town of Franklin ETJ representative (one seat)

14.Closed session as allowed under NCGS, if necessary

15.Rccess until Thursday, May 26, 2022 at 6 p.m. in the commission boardroom on the third floor of the Macon County Courthouse. The primary purpose of the meeting will be the county manager's presentation of the recommended budget for Fiscal Year 2022-23, and for any other business that may come before the board.

Agenda Packet | [Download PDF]

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Published at 4:00pm on Tuesday, May 10, 2022
Author: Bobby Coggins