Pocahontas County Commission Agenda for Tuesday, 1/19/16 Meeting


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

Telephone: (304)799-6063 Fax: (304)799-3977

January 19, 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. Mike O’Brien Office of Emergency Services – Discussion and/or Action-Annual Agreement for Nixle Emergency Notification Program.
6:00 pm. Discussion and/or Action – 2016 Hotel/Motel Tax Allotment.
6:45 pm. Pocahontas County Clerk Melissa Bennett – Discussion and/or Action-Approval of Full-Time Deputy Clerk.
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. Approve Improper Charges.
3. Commission Mail Items/Concerns.
4. Discussion and/or Action – Greenbrier Valley Economic Development Corporation Letter of Support for Claude W. Benedum Foundation Grant Funding Request.
5. Tammie Alderman Pocahontas County Day Report Center – Discussion and/or Action-Monthly Update; Discussion and/or Action – Personnel Matter.
6. Discussion and/or Action – Dismissal/Termination of Pocahontas County Community
7. Corrections/Day Report Center Employee.
8. Discussion and/or Action – Purchase of Vehicle for Use by Pocahontas County Process Server.
9. Discussion and/or Action – Interstate Lumber Company Agreement Regarding Use of Building at East Fork Industrial Park.
10. Discussion and/or Action – Law Enforcement Contract between Pocahontas County Commission and Snowshoe Mountain Resort.
11. Report from Counsel.
12. Approve Invoices.

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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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