Pocahontas County Commission Agenda – December 20th, 2016 Regular Meeting


William S. Beard, Jr., President   Jamie Walker, Commissioner     David McLaughlin, Commissioner


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December 20, 2016

Regular Session

5:30 pm.     Discussion and/or Action – Exoneration Orders; Approval of Minutes.

5:35 pm.     Public Input/Hear Callers.

5:45 pm.     Open Bids and Award Gasoline Contract for Various Courthouse Offices January 1, 2017 –December 31, 2017 Per Advertisement.

6:00 pm.     Glenn Galloway Pocahontas County Day Report Center – Discussion and/or Action-Monthly Update.

6:15 p.m.     Discussion and/or Action – Agreements Between Pocahontas County Commission and   Southern States Cooperative for Use of Radio Tower; Bartow-Frank-Durbin for                       Use of Fire Station for Equipment; and Addemdum to Agreement with City National Bank of West Virginia for One Room University. ****

6:30 p.m.    Eric Werner Pocahontas County Arts Council – Discussion and/or Action-Annual Update for Arts Council.

6:45 pm.

7:00 pm.

The following agenda items have not been assigned a time slot but will be addressed during today’s meeting.

  1. Discussion and/or Action – Approve Final Settlements and Orders.
  2. Discussion and/or Action – Approve Improper Charges.
  3. Discussion and/or Action – Scheduling of Dates for 2017 Board of Review and Equalization Hearings.
  4. Discussion and/or Action – Approval of Advertisement for Pocahontas County Water Resources Coordinator.
  5. Discussion and/or Action – Budget Revision and Resolution for Law Enforcement Vehicle Insurance Reimbursement $381.00.
  6. County Commission Mail Items/Concerns.
  7. Discussion and/or Action – Report from Counsel.
  8. Approve Invoices.


****  Agenda Amended at 4:00 pm on December 15, 2016 to Add Addendum to Agreement with City National Bank of West Virginia for One Room University at 6:15 p.m.




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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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