Orange County Board of Commissioners
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Additions or Changes to the Agenda
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conduct themselves in a respectful, courteous manner, both with the Board
and with fellow citizens. At
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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.
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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.)
County Manager's Report
Items for Decision--Consent Agenda
Minutes - None
The Board will consider making appointments to the Efland-Mebane Implementation Focus Group.
(2) Human Relations Commission-Reappointments APPROVED
The Board will consider making appointments to the Human Relations Commission.
(3) Recreation and Parks Advisory Council APPROVED
The Board will consider making a change to the Recreation and Parks Advisory Council.
(4) Commission for Women-Reappointment APPROVED
The Board will consider making appointments to the Commission for Women.
c. Motor Vehicle Property Tax Release/Refunds APPROVED
The Board will consider adoption of a refund resolution related to 57 requests for motor vehicle property tax releases or refunds in accordance with North Carolina General Statutes.
d. Property Tax Releases APPROVED
The Board will consider adoption of a resolution to release property values related to six (6) request for property tax releases in accordance with N.C. General Statute 105-381.
e. Property Tax Refunds APPROVED
The Board will consider adoption of a refund resolution related to one (1) request fro property tax refund in accordance with N.C. General Statute 105-381.
f. Property Value Changes APPROVED
The Board will consider approving value changes made in property values after the 2006 Board of Equalization and Review has adjourned.
The Board will consider a contract extension approval from the Town of Carrboro to continue to provide limited Animal Control Services within the Town for a period beginning October 1, 2006, and ending no later than December 31, 2006, with final approval of the County's proposed agreement extension for the interim provision of select service dependent upon formal acceptance by the Town of Carrboro; and authorize the Chair to execute the final contract document, pending final review by County management and the County Attorney.
The Board will consider approving contracts between
Chapel Hill Carrboro City Schools (CHCCS), Orange County Schools (OCS),
and the Health Department for School Nurse Funding and authorize the Chair
Resolutions or Proclamations
The Board will consider a resolution to declare
October 12, 2006 as Rebecca Sellers Clark Day in Orange County and
authorize the Chair to sign.
The Board will receive an update on the Master Aging Planning progress and to consider approval of the report outline (including the report theme statement, and the development of a bill of rights for older persons) and the preliminary goals and objectives for 2007-11 for public comment.
b. Animal Sheltering - Operating Practices and Philosophies REPORT RECEIVED
The Board will receive information on sheltering philosophies and practices in relation to the design of the County's animal services facility and provide direction and guidance as desired to staff regarding a charge to the Animal Services Facility Design Committee on the operating practice and philosophy of the sheltering component of this project and its potential elements.
c. Emergency Management Planning Update REPORT RECEIVED
The Board will receive a presentation from staff
regarding efforts made this year to enhance planning for the County's
emergency preparedness and provide any feedback and direction to the
Manager and staff.
The Board will conduct a public hearing to receive
citizen comments regarding a change in the dwelling units targeted for
repair under the County's Community Development (CDBG) Scattered Site
Housing Rehabilitation Program and authorize the staff to proceed with
Items for Decision--Regular Agenda
a. BOCC District Elections Education Process APPROVED
(1) Arts Commission - New Appointment APPROVED
The Board will consider making one appointment to the Arts Commission.
The Board will consider making appointments to the Eno EDD Small Area Plan Taskforce.
(3) New Hope Park at Blackwood Farm - Appointments APPROVED
The Board will consider making new appointments to the New Hope Park at Blackwood Farm Taskforce.
The Board will consider
making appointments to the Sportsplex Community Advisory Committee.
a. Consideration of Uses for County-Owned Portion of the Greene Tract REPORT RECEIVED
"To discuss the County's position and to instruct
the County Manager and County Attorney on the negotiating position
regarding the terms of a contract to purchase real property," NCGS §
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