July 18th Pocahontas County Commission Meeting Agenda

The Pocahontas County Commission will meet twice on Tuesday, July 18th at the Commission’s

Office in the Pocahontas County Courthouse.

The first meeting will be a work session meeting beginning at 3:00 pm to discuss the annual savings to the commission’s budget; the ambulance & Ambulance Authority; the Animal Shelter and the Humane Society.

The regular meeting will begin at 5:30 pm with the following agenda.

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

At 5:45, The commissioners will open and award the bids for core drilling at the site behind the hospital.

At 6:00, The commissioners will open and award the bids for the partial reconstruction of the Old County Clerk’s Office in Huntersville.

At 6:15, Amanda Smarr of Region 4, will request Draw #6 from the county’s ARC Broadband Project.

At 6:30, The commissioners will post the Director’s position for the Day Report Center.

At 6:45. The commissioners will consider approving an agreement for credit card payments with WV Interactive.

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

  1. Final settlements and orders.
  2. Mail items and concerns.
  3. A budget revision and resolution for the General Fund unencumbered balance for the current fiscal year and various expenditures.
  4. The establishing of checking accounts for the County Clerk’s Office per WV statute.
  5. A discussion and/or action on the Floodplain Coordinator position.
  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.

To join the Zoom Meeting, go to: https://us06web.zoom.us/J/8181361801

Story By

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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