J. Leon Inman, Chairman

Jimmy Walker, Vice Chairman

Ron Carroll, Commissioner

Ernest Lankford, Commissioner

Stanley Smith, Commissioner




March 12, 2007

Ronald Wilson Reagan Memorial Building

Danbury, NC  27016

1:30  pm




Pledge of Allegiance


  I.  Approval of Agenda                                                                                             1:35 pm

         Chairman Leon Inman


II.   Public Hearing – Community Development Block Grant   

                                     Housing Rehabilitation Project                                              1:40 pm

        Chairman Leon Inman


III. Public Comments                                                                                                   1:45 pm

        Chairman Leon Inman


IV.  Consent Agenda                                                                                                   2:15 pm       

        Chairman Leon Inman

a.       Minutes of February 6, 2007 (Planning Meeting)

Minutes of February 26, 2007 (Regular Meeting)

             (Attachments A)

        b.  Budget Ordinance Amendments #54,#55,#56,#57,#58,#59,#60

             (Attachments B)

        c.   Appointments

             (Attachment C)

d.       Board of Equalization and Review- Schedule

(Attachment D)


  V.   Information Agenda                                                                                           2:25 pm

        Chairman Leon Inman

        a.  An Essential Alliance –The Guard/Reserve and Employers

             Mr. Steve Page–NC Committee for Employer Support of the Guard/Reserve

             (Attachment E)

        b.  Piedmont Triad WIRED Initiative Presentation

             Vice President Jim Donnelly – Innovation & Outreach/WIRED

             (Attachment F)

c.       E- Civis-Changing The Way You View Grants

Nicole Haskins – NC Association of County Commissioners

Michelle Love – NC Association of County Commissioners

(Attachment G)

d.       CenterPoint – Second Quarter Report

Area Director & CEO Betty Taylor -CenterPoint

Captain Mike Marshall – Sheriff’s Department

Interim County Manager Darlene Bullins

(Attachment H)

e.   Tax Administration Informational Report

Interim County Manager Darlene Bullins

              (Attachment I)


 VI.  Discussion Agenda                                                                                               3:30 pm

         Chairman Leon Inman

a.       Presentation of the Local Business Plan – F/Y 2008, 2009, 2010

CEO Betty Taylor – CenterPoint

(Attachment J)

b.       Arts Council – Upcoming 2007 Stokes Stomp

Arts Council Director Eddy McGee

(Attachment K)

c.       Criminal Justice Partnership Program – Annual Plan/Application for Funding

Office Assistant III Karen Tilley-DRC

(Attachment L)

d.       Reopening of the King Clinic

Chairman Leon Inman

Public Works Director Jay Kinney

Support Services Danny Stovall

DSS Director Jan Spencer

Health Director Don Moore

        e.   Proposed Resolution – In Support of Local Fees For Hotel and Lodging

Health Director Don Moore

  (Attachment M)

        f.    Tax Foreclosed Property

Support Services Supervisor Danny Stovall

              (Attachment N)

        g.   Appointments

              Interim County Manager Darlene Bullins

              (Attachment O)


VII.  Action Agenda                                                                                                     4:30 pm

         Chairman Leon Inman

         a.  Work First Plan – Fiscal Year 2007-2009

              (Attachment P)   

   DSS Director Jan Spencer 


VIII.  Closed Session                                                                                                   4:45 pm

           Chairman Leon Inman



q        Anyone with disability(ies) who needs an accommodation to participate in this meeting is

       requested to inform us 48 hours prior to the scheduled time of the affected group meeting.

q       Attachments may be delivered before or at the time of the meeting

q       Times may vary due to times preset for agenda items