Regular Public Meeting

Henry County Board of Commissioners

6:30 p.m., Tuesday, September 19, 2006

 

 

       I.      Invocation

    II.      Pledge of Allegiance

 III.      Call to Order

IV.      Announcements:  The following rezoning requests will not be heard at this meeting.

·     Adair & Charles Dickerson of Jackson, GA - RZ-06-26; Commissioner
        Mathis, District 2 Adair & Charles Dickerson of Jackson, GA requests a 
        rezoning from RA (Residential Agricultural) to OI (Office/Institutional)
        for property located on the northern side of Jodeco Road, west of
        Windhaven Drive. The property is located in Land Lot 43 of the 6th
           
District, consisting of 1.99 +/- acres.  The request is for the development
        of an office building.  The Zoning Advisory Board recommended
        DENIAL August 10, 2006. This item postponed by the applicant.

   V.      Acceptance of the Agenda

VI.      Proclamation

VII.      Finance

A.   Request approval authorizing the transfer of District 2 Special Allocation Funds (Presenter:  Commissioner Mathis, District 2) (Handout #1)   This item was approved 5-0-0

VIII.      Administration

A.   Request approval to accept a grant award from the Jim Mora Count on Me Family Foundation for the Blaze Sport Program (Presenter: Tim Coley, Parks & Recreation Director)(Handout #2) This item was approved 5-0-0

IX.      Public Works Division

           A.  Public Hearing regarding the partial abandonment of three public roads
                  known as, Lester Mill Road, Greenwood Road and Bethlehem Road
                  (Presenter: Terry McMickle, Public Works Division Director)             
                  (Exhibit # 12) 
This item was approved 5-0-0

 

 

VII.  Appeal to a denial by the Zoning Advisory Board:

                A.  Griffinite Partners, LLC of Hampton, GA - CU-06-11; Commissioner
                        Mathis, District 2 (Presenter:  Ray Gibson, Director) (Exhibit # 13)

Griffinite Partners, LLC of Hampton, GA requests a conditional use for                      property located on the northeastern side of the Strickland and
Hampton-Locust Grove Roads intersection.  The property is located in
Land Lot 242 of the 3rd District, consisting of 4.287 +/- acres.  The
request is for a daycare/preschool facility.  The request was denied by the
Zoning Advisory Board on July 27, 2006.  The applicant filed an appeal
with the Henry County Planning and Zoning Department on August 14,
2006. 
The Board overturned the denial and approved this item 3-2-0 with Commissioners Holder, Holman, and Adams in Favor and Commissioners Stamey and Mathis opposed.                     

VIII.  Planning & Zoning Division

A.   Rezoning (s):

                                                           1.      Stacey M. Richardson of Hampton, GA - RZ-06-27; Commissioner                           Mathis, District 2 (Presenter:  Cheri Hobson-Matthews, Assistant                         Director) (Exhibit # 15)

Stacey M. Richardson of Hampton, GA requests a rezoning from RA                          (Residential Agricultural) to OI (Office/Institutional for property located at 1826 Chambers Road.  The property is located in Land Lot 109 of the 6th district, consisting of 7.55 +/- acres.  The request is for the development of a daycare and medical offices.  The Zoning Advisory Board recommended DENIAL, July 13, 2006.  This rezoning was denied 5-0-0

      IX.      Request approval of a resolution regarding authorizing repairs and necessary renovations to the Caretaker’s House at Nash Farm Battlefield as well as appointing a caretaker-in-residence  for this facility (Presenter:  Commissioner Mathis, District 2 Commissioner)(Handout #3) This item was approved 5-0-0

         X.      Request approval of a Lease Agreement for the caretaker-in-residence for the Caretaker’s House at Nash Farm Battlefield (Commissioner Mathis, District 2 Commissioner)(Handout #4) This item was approved 5-0-0

      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.         (Please sign up before the meeting begins with the County Clerk)

 

XIV.      Upcoming Meetings and events:

                                                           1.      Monday, October 2nd @ 9:00 a.m. and Tuesday, October 3rd @

   9:00 a.m. - Regular BOC Meeting

                                                           2.      Monday, October 16th @ 9:00 a.m. and October 17th  @ 6:30 p.m. – Regular BOC Meeting

XIII.      Executive Session

XIV.      Approval of an affidavit and resolution pertaining to executive session This item was approved 5-0-0

XV.      Adjournment  8:52 p.m.