Regular Public Meeting

Henry County Board of Commissioners

6:30 p.m., Tuesday, August 21, 2007

 

 

I.                     Invocation

II.                   Pledge of Allegiance

III.                  Call to Order

IV.               ANNOUNCEMENT:  The following two (2) Rezonings have been removed per Staff’s request:

A.     Madison Park, LLC of Fayetteville, GA; RZ-07-09; Commissioner Bowman, District 4,(Presenter: Stacey Jordan, Chief Planner)(Exhibit #10)

Madison Park, LLC of Fayetteville, GA requests a rezoning from RA (Residential-Agricultural) & PD (Planned Development) to PD (Planned Development) for property located on the east side of Flippen Road, north of Avian Forest Drive.  The property is located in Land Lot 5 of the 12th District, consisting of 19.8+/- acres.  The request is for the development of a Mixed Use Planned Development.  The Zoning Advisory Board recommended Denial July 12, 2007.

B.     Kelleytown Road, LLC of Stockbridge, GA; RZ-07-15, Commissioner Basler, District 5 (Presenter:  Stacey Jordan, Chief Planner) (Exhibit #12)

Kelleytown Road, LLC of Stockbridge, GA requests a rezoning from RA (Residential-Agricultural) to R-2 (Single-Family Residence) for property located on the south side of Kelleytown Road, west of Pleasant Grove Road.  The property is located in Land Lot 72 of the 11th District, consisting of 88.350+/- acres.  The request is for the development of a residential subdivision.  The Zoning Advisory Board recommended Denial July 12, 2007.

V.                 Acceptance of the Agenda

VI.               Presentation(s)

A.     Ms. Kay Pippin, President of the Henry County Chamber of Commerce requests to appear before the Board to present the Henry County Convention & Visitors Bureau Annual Report.

B.     Mr. Jim Durrett, of the Livable Communities Coalition, requests to appear before the Board regarding a presentation on Smart Growth possibilities in Henry County.

C.    Ms. Brenda A. Barton and the Kensington Pointe Board of Directors requests to appear before the Board regarding concerns in their subdivision. (i.e. Speeding, Electrical Power at entrance, Cable not buried, Comments from Henry County Police)

D.    Ms. Gwinder Childs requests to appear before the Board regarding an  address change for property located on Upchurch Dr. (Exhibit #7)

VII.              Public Works

A.     Resolution authorizing the partial abandonment of a portion of Meadow Trail Road (Presenter:  Terry McMickle, Public Works Director)(Exhibit #8)

B.     Resolution regarding a petition for a road name change (Presenter:  Terry McMickle, Public Works Division Director) (Exhibit #9)

VIII.            Planning and Zoning Services

REZONING

A.     Butch Springer of Hampton, GA; RZ-07-12; Commissioner Mathis, District 2, (Presenter: Ray Gibson, Director) (Exhibit #11)

Butch Springer of Hampton, GA requests a rezoning from RA (Residential-Agricultural) to R-2 (Single-Family Residence) for property located at 285 Fields Road.  The property is located in Land Lot 172 of the 6th District, consisting of 33.45+/- acres.  The request is for the development of a residential subdivision.  The Zoning Advisory Board recommended Denial June 28, 2007.         

IX.               County Manager Comment

                 X.            County Attorney Comments

               XI.            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.  (Please sign up before the beginning of the meeting with the County  Clerk)

              XII.            Upcoming Meetings:

                                                            1.      Tuesday, August 21st @ 6:30 p.m., Regular BOC meeting

                                                            2.      Wednesday, August 29th @ 9:00 a.m., Called Meeting for the 1st Public Hearing for the Millage Rate  and @ 6:00 p.m., Called Meeting for the 2nd Public Hearing for the Millage Rate and the Approval of the SPLOST III Project List and Budget Projections

                                                            3.      September 3rd is Labor Day Holiday – There will be no meeting and Tuesday, September 4th @ 9:00 a.m., Regular BOC meeting 

                                                            4.      Wednesday, September 5th @ 6:00 p.m., Called Meeting for the 3rd Public Hearing for the Millage Rate and @ 6:30 p.m. the Adoption of the Millage Rate.

                                                            5.      Monday, September 17th @ 9:00 a.m. and Tuesday, September 18th @ 6:30 p.m., Regular BOC meetings

XIII.            Executive Session

XIV.          Approval of an affidavit and resolution pertaining to executive session

XV.           Adjournment