Pocahontas County Commission Meeting Agenda for Tuesday 3-5-19

The Pocahontas County Commission will hold its regular meeting on Tuesday, March 5th, starting at 8:30 a.m. at the Commission Office in the Courthouse in Marlinton.

After normal opening procedures there will be an opportunity for public input at 8:35 a.m.

At 8:45 a.m. the Commissioners will hear from Pocahontas County Clerk Melissa Bennett and will consider approval of Revised 2017-2o18 Financial Statement.

At 9:00 a.m., the Commissioners will hear from 911 Director Mike O’Brien and will discuss and consider approving of a Memorandum of Understanding with the Assessor’s Office for paying $21,172.50 for half of the cost of the County’s Arial Assessment Survey.

At 9:15 a.m., the Commissioners will hear from Courthouse Custodian Roger Ober regarding replacement of the fuel tank for the Jail Building.

Other items on the agenda which are not assigned a specific time include the following:

  1. Routine items such as approval of final settlements and orders.
  2. Approval of improper charges if any
  3. Discussion of mail orders and concerns
  4. They will discuss and consider taking action regarding the County Sign Ordinance and payment for signs.
  5. There will be a discussion of and possible action on simplified Rules of Procedure for the Commission.
  6. The Commissioners will discuss and consider a Resolution regarding fiscal accountability.
  7. They will consider three budget Revisions and Resolutions…
  8. There will be a report from their Counsel, Bob Martin.

The Commissioners will end the meeting with approval of invoices.

A copy of this Agenda as published by the Commission can be found with this story on our website – alleghenymountainradio.org.


The actual Agenda for this meeting as published by the Commission can be found by clicking on this link:

3-5-19 Actual Commission Agenda

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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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