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January 21st Franklin county commission meeting
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FRANKLIN COUNTY BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS REGULAR MEETING FRANKLIN COUNTY COURTHOUSE ANNEX JANUARY 21, 2014 9:00 AM AGENDA
The Board of County Commissioners asks that all cell phones are turned off or placed on silent (vibrate) mode. If you would like to comment on any matter, when recognized by the Chairman, state your name, sign the speaker log, and please adhere to the 3 minute time limit. If you plan on distributing any handouts (information) to the Commission, please provide a copy to the Clerk for the official records.
9:00 AM Call to Order Prayer and Pledge Approval of Minutes Payment of County Bills 9:15 AM Department Supervisors Report Howard Nabors
 –
Superintendent of Public Works Fonda Davis
 –
 Solid Waste Director Nikki Millender- Parks & Recreation Pam Brownell- Emergency Management 9:45 AM Ann Birchwell- Franklin County Librarian- Library Update 10:00 AM Marsha Lindeman- Franklin County Health Department Update 10:15 AM Marcia M. Johnson- Clerk of Courts- Report 10:30 AM Alan Pierce
 –
 Director of Administrative Services
 –
 Report 10:45 AM Michael Shuler- County Attorney- Report 11:00 AM PUBLIC HEARING- Debris Removal Ordinance 11:15 AM Commissioners and Public Comments 11:30 AM Adjourn for Lunch
 
FRANKLIN COUNTY BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS SPECIAL MEETING FRANKLIN COUNTY COURTHOUSE ANNEX APRIL 22, 2013 1:30 PM MINUTES
Commissioners Present:
Cheryl Sanders - Chairman, William Massey - Vice Chairman, Pinki Jackel, Noah Lockley, and Joseph Parrish
 Staff Present:
 Alan Pierce
 –
 Director of Administrative Services, Michael Shuler
 –
 County Attorney, Michael Morón
 –
 Deputy Clerk to the Board
Call to Order
Chairman Sanders called the Special Meeting to order. She explained that the meeting was called to address the recent vacancies in the Road Department. She stated she would like to add Senate Bill 1024 to the agenda for discussions as it will affect Franklin County.
Attorney Shuler explained the process to add an item to the Special Meeting’s agen
da.
Motion by Jackel, seconded by Massey, to declare an emergency situation in the County regarding SB1024 and add this item to the agenda; Motion carried 5-0.
Chairman Sanders stated that the Board would discuss the Road Department vacancies, which are the Superintendent and Assistant Superintendent, and the possibility of creating a Working Foreman position. Commissioner Jackel stated that she would like the vacancies advertised and filled in the same manner that the Board has done previously. The Board discussed this matter further. Commissioners Sanders, Jackel, and Massey agreed that only a Superintendent and Working Foreman is needed at the Road Department. Mr. Pierce distributed the current job description for the Superintendent/Director of the Road Department.
Attorney Shuler suggested allowing Mrs. Lucy Turner, the County’s Labor Attorney, the
opportunity to review the job description in case any updates are needed. The Board discussed the possibility of using Preble-
Rish, the County’s engineering
 contractor, to verify the qualifications of the Superintendent.
 
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Motion by Jackel, seconded by Massey, authorizing staff to advertise for a Superintendent and Working Foreman for the Road Department and submit the job descriptions to the
County’s labor a
ttorney for review; Motion carried 4-1, Lockley opposed.
Commissioner Sanders asked Attorney Shuler to explain the amendment to SB1024 to the Board. Attorney Shuler stated that based on what he read so far the amendment was an attempt by the Legislature to create a private corporation that would have members appointed by the Governor who will decide what projects would be funded by the Federal Government using funds from the Restore Act BP settlement. He stated that this is a total shift of local government administering the funds. Attorney Shuler explained, in accordance with an email the Commissioners received, the Restore Act funding. The Board discussed this matter further, expressing their concerns of this proposed amendment negatively affecting Franklin County. Commissioner Jackel stated that she was on a conference call with Representative Steve
Southerland’s staff and informed the Board what was discussed on the call. She stated that the
Representative is not in favor of this amendment, but it is important that the County go on record opposing this amendment. After further discussion, the Board agreed that a representative of the County should attend the hearing in Tallahassee tomorrow where this amendment would be discussed.
Motion by Massey, seconded by Parrish, appointing Commissioner Jackel
as the County’s
representative that will attend the Senate hearing in Tallahassee tomorrow to express the
County’s
 objection to SB1024 and to direct County staff to contact Senator Montford
’s office
to discus
s the County’s objection
; Motion carried 5-0. Motion by Lockley, seconded by Massey, authorizing Commissioner Jackel,
as the County’s
representative, to attend the House of Representative hearing meeting in Tallahassee to express objection to the House version of the same bill; Motion carried 5-0.
 Chairman Sander informed the Board that FAC might have a meeting to discuss this amendment. Chairman Sanders stated that she is following a budget discussion relating to the Department of Corrections in Tallahassee that might affect Franklin County.
Adjourn
There being no further business Chairman Sanders adjourned the meeting.

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