Pocahontas County Commission Agenda – May 16, 2017 Regular Meeting


William S. Beard, Jr., President     

David McLaughlin, Commissioner     Jesse A. Groseclose, Commissioner


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

May 16, 2017

Regular Session

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

5:35 pm.     Public Input/Hear Callers.

5:45 pm.     Discussion and/or Action – Second Public Hearing/Meeting Small Cities Block Grant Application for Pocahontas County Public Service District (Wastewater Extension Service to                                   Frank and Bartow); Execution of Documents Related to Small Cities Block Grant Application for Pocahontas County Public Service District (Wastewater Extension Service to Frank and                                             Bartow).

5:50 pm.     Snowshoe Resort Area District – Discussion and/or Action-Resort Area District Petition -Determination of Completeness or Otherwise and Entry of Order.

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

6:15 pm.     Discussion and/or Action – Follow-up to Contribution Funding Request for:

  • Humane Society of Pocahontas County.
  • Pocahontas County Chamber of Commerce Request for Website Creation.

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 – Second Reading Pocahontas County Amended Dog Ordinance.
  5. Discussion and/or Action – Budget Revision and Resolution-Camp Bartow Grant $48,500.00 and West Virginia Division of Culture/Pocahontas County Clerk Grant $375.00.
  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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