Called Meeting Minutes – June 28, 2018

Jasper County Board of Commissioners

June 28, 2018

Called Meeting Minutes

6:00 P.M.

Comm. Pennamon called the meeting to order at 6:00 p.m.

Commissioners Present: Chairman, Carl Pennamon, Bruce Henry, Don Jernigan. Vic-Chair, Craig Salmon arrived at 6:02 p.m., and Doug Luke arrived at 6:16 p.m.

Staff Present: Mike Benton, County Manager, Clerk, Sharon Robinson, Finance Director, Dennis Pate, and County Attorney, David Ozburn.

Pledge of Allegiance:

Invocation:

District 1, Carl Pennamon

Agenda Approval:

Comm. Jernigan made motion approve the agenda as presented, Henry seconded; passed unanimously.

Commissioner’s Items:

Salmon – received a text thanking for the work done on Barr Bridge Road.

Henry – ditto the Barr Bridge work as noted by Comm. Salmon.

Jernigan – None

Pennamon – Shire/Stanton Springs got FDA approval which means their value will go on tax book this year and hopefully we will get funds in 2020.

Presentations/Delegations:

None

Regular Agenda:

New Business:

Adopt Solid Waste Curbside Fee for 2018 Tax Billing:

 

Comm. Henry questioned the results of the can count.

 

Mr. Benton noted it stayed about the same.

 

Comm. Henry made motion to maintain the price for Solid Waste Curbside Fee at $150 per livable household per cart, per year, Comm. Salmon seconded; passed 4-0.

 

Adopt Fire Protection Special District Fee for 2018 Tax Billing:

Comm. Salmon made motion to adopt the Fire Protection Special District Fee of $28.63 for the 2018 Tax Billing for all parcels located within the Fire Protection Special District, Comm. Henry seconded; passed 4-0.

 

Comm. Henry noted the money comes in as a pass-thru, has there been an increase in the number of people in that district where it will fluctuate the amount of money that comes in.

 

Mr. Benton noted a small increase; it is a pass thru amount of $42,900 there has been a little change but not much.

 

Adopt Tax Levy for 2018 Tax Billing:

Comm. Jernigan made motion to adopt Resolution # 2018.06.28 authorizing the Jasper County Tax Commissioner to levy a Jasper County Wide M&O Millage Rate at the roll back rate of 15.904, Comm. Salmon seconded; passed 4-0.

Comm. Henry made motion to adopt Resolution # 2018.06.28 authorizing the Jasper County Tax Commissioner to levy a Jasper County Wide Jasper Memorial Hospital Millage Rate at the roll back rate of .884, Comm. Salmon seconded; passed 4-0.

 

Adopt FY 2019 Budget:

Comm. Pennamon noted Jasper County BOC has tentatively approved the FY 2019 Budget with Total Expenditures in the amount of $10,429,900 and need to officially adopt the FY 2019 Budget as presented.

(A copy of the budget will be attached and made a part of the official minutes).

Comm. Salmon made motion to adopt Resolution # 2018.06.28A calling for a FY 2019 Budget with Expenditures of $10,429,900, Comm. Jernigan seconded; passed 4-0.

 

County Attorney Items:

None

County Manager Items:

None

Citizens Comments:

None

Executive Session:

None

Adjourn:

Comm. Jernigan made motion to adjourn at 6:18 p.m., Comm. Salmon seconded; passed unanimously.

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Carl Pennamon, Chairman

 

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Sharon S. Robinson, Clerk