Pocahontas County Commission Agenda – July 18, 2017 Regular Meeting


William S. Beard, Jr., President    

David McLaughlin, Commissioner Jesse A. Groseclose, Commissioner 


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

July 18, 2017

Regular Session

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

5:35 pm.     Public Input/Hear Callers.

5:40 pm.     Discussion and/or Action – Snowshoe Resort Area District (RAD) Petitioners Request to Re-Schedule Public Meeting on RAD Scheduled for August 4, 2017 As Result of Statutory Requirement of Certified Mailing to Property Owners with Proposed RAD; Discussion and/or Action – Ballots Sent and Collected from First Mailing of Notice.

6:00 pm.     Discussion and/or Action – Approval of MindEase Solutions Contract with Pocahontas                                 County Day Report Center for services to be Provided for Fiscal Year 2017-2018.

6:15 pm.     Discussion and/or Action – Hotel/Motel Tax Funding for Pocahontas County Free Libraries.

6:30 pm.

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. Approve Improper Charges.
  3. County Commission Mail Items/Concerns.
  4. Discussion and/or Action – Pocahontas County Parks and Recreation Board – Appointment of Roger Trusler, Sam Gibson and Glenn Galloway for Three Year Terms Expiring June 30, 2020.
  5. Discussion and/or Action – Coal Severance Tax Fund Budget Revision and Resolution for Assigned Fund Balance July 2017; Discussion and/or Action – General Fund Budget Revision and Resolution for Unassigned Fund Balance July 2017.
  6. Discussion and/or Action – Report from Counsel.
  7. Approve Invoices.


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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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