Orange County Board of Commissioners
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located at the Orange County Library in Hillsborough and the Chapel Hill
Library in Chapel Hill.
The Board of Commissioners pledges to the citizens of Orange County its respect. The Board asks its citizens to conduct themselves in a respectful, courteous manner, both with the Board and with fellow citizens. At any time should any member of the Board or any citizen fail to observe this public charge, the Chair will ask the offending person to leave the meeting until that individual regains personal control. Should decorum fail to be restored, the Chair will recess the meeting until such time that a genuine commitment to this public charge is observed. All electronic devices such as cell phones, pagers, and computers should please be turned off or set to silent/vibrate.
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a. Matters not on the Printed Agenda
b. Matters on the Printed Agenda
(These matters will be considered when the Board addresses that item on the agenda below.)
The Board will receive a special presentation from the Consul General of Mexico, Carlos Flores Vizcarra, in reference to consular services in North Carolina and the consular I.D., the most widely expedited document by the Consulate.
The Board will consider correcting and/or approving the minutes from August 22, 2011, as submitted by the Clerk to the Board.
b. Appointments – None
The Board will consider adoption of a refund resolution related to 57 requests for motor vehicle property tax releases or refunds, in accordance with NCGS.
The Board will consider adoption of a resolution to release property values related to twenty-four (24) requests for property tax release and/or refund in accordance with North Carolina General Statute 105-381.
The Board will consider four (4) untimely applications for exemption/exclusion from ad valorem taxation for the 2011 tax year.
The Board will consider approving a value change made in a property value after the 2011 Board of equalization and Review has adjourned.
The Board will consider approving a proclamation recognizing the week of October 2nd through the 8th , 2011 as National 4-H Week in Orange County and authorize the Chair to sign.
The Board will consider awarding a bid to White’s International Trucks of Greensboro, North Carolina for a Hook Lift Truck at a delivered cost of $177,158 for the Sanitation Division of the Solid Waste Management Department and authorize the Purchasing Agent to effect the purchase award.
The Board will consider approving budget and grant project ordinance amendments for fiscal year 2011-12.
The Board will consider approving the location of an Emergency Services emergency medical services (EMS) station on UNC Campus to provide enhanced service delivery to the UNC Campus and Chapel Hill area and authorize the Manager to sign.
The Board will consider changing the current policy on monthly billing for Efland sewer residential customers who use wells.
The Board will consider extending the adjournment of a public hearing on a Conditional Use District application submitted by Habitat for Humanity proposing a 28 single-family residential development (Tinnin Woods) off of Tinnin and School House Roads in Efland.
The Board will consider an application from the Nutter family to certify Maple View Farm as qualifying farmland within the White Cross and Cane Creek/Buckhorn voluntary agricultural districts and authorize the Chair to sign.
The Board will conduct a public hearing for the North Carolina Department of Transportation Rural Operating Assistance Program (ROAP) grant; to approve the annual FY 2011/12 ROAP grant application and certified statement; and to approve Budget Amendment #2-A and authorize the Chair and County Manager to sign.
The Board will receive an update on Hunting Deer with Dogs legislation and to provide recommendations and action steps to the Board that can be taken during the upcoming hunting season.
The Board will consider approving an Interlocal Agreement between Orange county and the City of Durham for construction and Operation of Water and Sewer Facilities in the Eno Economic Development Area of Orange County and authorize the Manager to sign.
10. County Manager’s Report
11. County Attorney’s Report
The Board will consider making appointments to the Advisory Board on Aging.
The Board will consider making an appointment to the Carrboro Northern Transition Area Advisory Committee.
The Board will consider making an appointment to the Historic Preservation Commission.
The Board will consider making appointments to the Orange County Parks and Recreation Council.
A summary of the Board’s actions from this meeting will be available on the County’s website the day after the meeting.