County Commission Meeting 11/24/09 Regular Session

Minutes
Lawrence County Commission
November 24, 2009 Regular Session, 5:00PM

Call To Order By The Chair, Jerry Dryden

Roll Call: Chuck Kizer, County Clerk

Members Present (15) Yocom, Sanders, Robertson, Putman, Niedergeses, Keener, Jackson, Hyatt, Hill, Gillespie, Dryden, Clifton, Brown, Brazier, R. Benefield, D. Benefield

Members Absent (2) Wray, Burks

Invocation: Jerry Putman, County Commissioner

Pledge: Chris Jackson, County Commissioner

Public Comments: Dr Heath, Michael Atkins

Bi-Monthly Financial Report Fiscal Agent PASSED

Bi-Monthly Financial Report School Superintendent PASSED

Report of Resolution Committee PASSED

  1. Resolution No. 2009112401 Sponsor: Jerry Dryden

    Resolution approving minutes of September 22, 2009, Regular Session

    PASSED by unanimous voice vote

  2. Resolution No. 2009112402 Sponsor: Accounts and Budgets

    Resolution to approve amendments to the 2009-2010 Lawrence County Budget

    PASSED by unanimous voice vote

  3. Resolution No. 2009112403 Sponsors: Lawrence County Board of Education

    Resolution to approve amendments to the 2009-2010 Lawrence County Board of Education Budget

    PASSED by unanimous voice vote

  4. Resolution No. 2009112404 Sponsors: Budget Committee

    Resolution to provide matching funds for grant received by the City of St. Joseph to purchase a fire truck

    PASSED by unanimous voice vote

  5. Resolution No. 2009112405 Sponsor: Budget Committee

    Resolution to approve a donation in the amount of taxes due from Buffalo Valley in regards to the New Hope Apartments and Crockett Senior Living

    PASSED by unanimous voice vote

  6. Resolution No. 2009112406 Sponsor: Jerry Dryden

    Resolution to confirm appointments to the committees of the Lawrence County Legislative Body

    PASSED by unanimous voice vote

  7. Resolution No. 2009112407 Sponsor: Paul Rosson

    Resolution to approve holidays for Lawrence County Government

    PASSED by unanimous voice vote

  8. Resolution No. 2009112408 Sponsor: Cindy Benefield

    Resolution recommending delinquent tax attorney

    PASSED by unanimous voice vote

  9. Resolution No. 2009112409 Sponsors: Charles Robertson

    Resolution to erect speed limit signs on Hawthorne Dr and West Laurel St

    PASSED by unanimous voice vote

  10. Resolution No. 2009112410 Sponsor: Jerry Dryden

    Resolution to erect speed limit signs on Fall River Rd from the Lawrenceburg City limits to Baker Lane

    PASSED by unanimous voice vote

  11. Resolution No. 2009112411 Sponsor: Wayne Yocom

    Resolution to erect speed limit signs on Danley Rd from Posey Circle Loop to Greenhill Rd

    PASSED AS AMENDED by roll call vote

  12. Resolution No. 2009112412 Sponsor: Budget Committee

    Resolution to donate surplus van from the Lawrence County Solid Waste Services to the Iron City Utility District

    PASSED by unanimous voice vote

  13. Resolution No. 2009112413 Sponsor: Facilities Committee

    Resolution to approve agreement between Lawrence County and the Lawrence Ciounty Board of Education regarding the sharing of costs for the construction of four new classrooms at South Lawrence Elementary School, four new classrooms at Summertown Elementary School and two new classrooms at Ethridge Elementary School

    PASSED by unanimous voice vote

  14. Resolution No 2009112414 Sponsor

    Resolution authorizing issuance of General Obligation School refunding and improvement bonds in aggregate principal amount not to exceed $4,860,000 of Lawrence County, TN

    PASSED by unanimous voice vote

  15. Resolution No. 2009112415 Sponsor:

    Resolution to amend resolution no. 16112503 relative to funding of cell phones with county funds for the Lawrence County Ambulance Service

    PASSED by roll call vote
    Voting AYE: 14 NAY: 2 (Brazier and Clifton)

Election of Notaries PASSED by unanimous voice vote

Suspend the Rules PASSED by roll call vote.

Motion to Adjourn: Dennis Gillespie; second: Wayne Yocom.

Motion passed by unanimous voice vote.