Pocahontas County Commission Meeting Agenda for Tuesday July 5th, 2017


William S. Beard, Jr., President

David McLaughlin, Commissioner     Jesse A. Groseclose, Commissioner 


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July 5, 2017

Regular Session

8:30 a.m.   Discussion and/or Action – Exoneration Orders; Approval of Minutes.

8:35 a.m.   Public Input/Hear Callers.

8:45 a.m.   Discussion and/or Action – Upon Presentation of the Request of the Pocahontas County Fire Association for Creation of a Pocahontas County Fire Board; Appointment of a Pocahontas County Commissioner to Serve on the Pocahontas County Fire Board; Selection and Appointment of Three (3) Pocahontas County Fire Association Members to Serve on the Pocahontas County Fire Board and Decide as to Terms of Such Members; Discuss and/or Act on Pocahontas County Fire Association’s Request to Form a Committee to Select the Citizen Members of the Pocahontas County Fire Board.

9:30 a.m.   Stella Callison Pocahontas County Farmland Protection Program – Discussion and/or Action-Approval of Conservation Easements for Nottingham, Rose and Hanley.

9:45 a.m.

10:00 a.m.

10:15 a.m.

10:30 a.m.

10:45 a.m.

11:00 a.m.

12:00 p.m. Lunch Break


                        (The Following Agenda Items Will Be Discussed During Meeting But Have Not                                                                     Been Allotted a Time) 

  1. Approve Final Settlements and Orders.
  2. Approve Improper Charges.
  3. 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.
  4. Discussion and/or Action – Approval of Pocahontas County Water Task Force Coordinator and Office Space in Former Shoe Factory Building.
  5. Discussion and/or Action – Pocahontas County Free Libraries Board Appointment of Sue Ann Heatherly Five Year Term Expiring 06-30-22.
  6. County Commission Mail Items/Concerns.
  7. Discussion and/or Action – Report from Counsel.
  8. 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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