Regular Public Meeting

Henry County Board of Commissioners

6:30 p.m., Tuesday, June 16, 2009

 

 

I.              Invocation

II.            Pledge of Allegiance

III.           Call to Order

IV.          Acceptance of the Agenda

V.                Announcement:  The following rezonings have been tabled and will not be heard at this meeting:

RZ-09-01  HPMC, LLC William Herbert of Stockbridge, GA requests a rezoning from RA (Residential-Agricultural) to C-3 (Heavy Commercial) for property located at 1598 Highway 138.  The property is located in Land Lot 94 of the 11th District, consisting of 0.73 +/- acres.  The request is for the continuation of the property’s use as a tire store.  District 5 (Tabled by Staff)

RZ-09-02  Aldi, Inc. of Duluth, GA requests a rezoning from C-1 (Neighborhood Commercial) and RA (Residential-Agricultural) to C-2 (General Commercial) for property located at 398 Jonesboro Road.  The property is located in Land Lot 126 of the 7th District, consisting of 3.99 +/- acres.  The request is for retail and restaurant uses.  District 3 (Tabled by Staff to be rescheduled for July 2009)

RZ-09-03  Margaret Parella of McDonough, GA requests a rezoning from RA (Residential-Agricultural) to C-2 (General Commercial) for property located at 971 Highway 155 North. The property is located in Land Lot 70 of the 7th District, consisting of 2.50 +/- acres. The request is for the continuation of the use of the property as a landscape nursery. District 3 (Tabled by the Applicant to be rescheduled for August 2009)

VI.          Proclamations

A.   In honor of Representative John Lunsford

B.   Mr. & Miss Special Henry County Week

VII.         Presentation regarding the Waste to Energy Initiative (Presenter:  Sean Storms, Southern States Recycling Services, Inc.)

VIII.       SPLOST and Capital Projects

A.   Resolution awarding a bid to furnish specific kitchen equipment at the Henry County Jail (Presenter:  Mike Bush, Financial Services Director)(Exhibit #8) This item was tabled at yesterday’s meeting.

IX.          Finance

A.   Resolution to amend the Defined Benefit Plan for Henry County Employees Adoption Agreement (Presenter:  Mike Bush, Financial Services Director)(Handout #1)

X.           Administration

A.   Reconsideration of the purchase of fireworks for the fifth Annual Georgia Independence Day Festival at Nash Farm (Presenter:  Tim Coley, Director of Parks and Recreation)(Exhibit #9)

XI.          County Manager Comments

XII.         County Attorney Comments

XIII.       Public Comments – Citizens are allowed to voice county related concerns, opinions, etc., that are not listed on the agenda, during this portion of the meeting.  (All persons wishing to speak for public comment must sign in with the County Clerk prior to the beginning of the meeting.  You must sign your name, address and specific topic you wish to speak about or you will not be recognized.  You will be able to address the Board for five (5) minutes.)

XIV.      Upcoming Meetings

1.    Monday, July 6th at 9:00 a.m. and Tuesday, July 7th at 9:00 a.m. Regular Board Meetings

2.    Monday, July 20th at 9:00 a.m. and Tuesday, July 21st at 6:30 p.m. Regular Board Meetings

XV.        Executive Session

XVI.      Reconvene

XVII.     Approval an affidavit and resolution pertaining to executive session

XVIII.    Adjournment