August 15th Pocahontas County Commission Meeting Agenda

The Pocahontas County Commission will meet on Tuesday, August 15th at 5:30 pm in the Commission Office in the Pocahontas County Courthouse, with the following agenda.

After opening procedures, at 5:35 pm, The commissioners hear public comments

At 5:45, the Pocahontas County Broadband Council will request that the commissioners submit letters requesting updates on the progress of the Rural Digital Opportunity Fund (RDOF) projects in the county.

At 6:00, The commissioners will receive updates from Mike Giolus and Tim Wade about the partial reconstruction project of the Old County Clerk’s Office in Huntersville.

They will also discuss and/or consider action on the following

  1. Final settlements and orders.
  2. Mail items and concerns.
  3. They will consider approving the $24,979.00 Emergency Management Performance Grant (EMPG.)
  4. A budget revision and resolution for the adjustment of the 2023-2024 General Fund unencumbered balance and refunds and reimbursements of it.
  5. They will discuss their proposed Courthouse Annex project.
  6. They will discuss the East Fork Tannery sewer hookup if there have been any new developments in that project.
  7. Attorney Stephen Skinner will inform the commissioners of any updates to the Opioid Litigation Settlement.

Finally, the commissioners will approve invoices then adjourn the meeting.

The meeting will also be available on Zoom Meeting. The instructions to join the zoom meeting can be found below.

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Tim Walker

Tim is the WVMR News Reporter. Tim is a native of Maryland who started coming to Pocahontas County in the 1970’s as a caver. He bought land on Droop Mountain off Jacox Road in 1976 and built a small house there in the early 80’s. While still working in Maryland, Tim spent much time at his place which is located on the Friars Hole Cave Preserve. Retiring in 2011 as a Lieutenant with the Anne Arundel County Police Department in Maryland, Tim finally took the plunge and moved from Maryland to his real home on Droop Mountain. He began working as the Pocahontas County Reporter for Allegheny Mountain Radio in January of 2015.

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