Commissioners to welcome new
Commissioners meet Monday, 6:30 p.m. in the
courthouse. Following the approval of
minutes from recent meetings commissioner
Mark Gillespie will officially leave the
board and Arthur Bullock will join two
incumbents who were recently re-elected for
4 more years. They are Charles Ray
Peterson and Russell Priest. Peterson
is a District 2 commissioner and Priest
represents District 3.
their swearing in, the newly assembled board
of 9 members will elect a chairman and vice
chairman. Jimmy Smith has served the
past couple of years in that role.
Board members will recognize Fay Sykes
and Wanda Butler, both are are retiring from
the county effective December 1. Then
there will be a reception to honor all.
Chris Harrelson, Director of Health and Human
Services will update the board on the
Communicable Disease Program, 2014
Regulatory changes affecting Environmental
Health and consider approval of WIC
Crossroads business hours.
is expected to make 2 appointments to the
Bay Tree Lakes Fire District committee.
County Manager Greg Martin is expected to
seek approval of Construction Manager
At-Risk Procurement Methodology and
discuss board tours of jail facilities.
The board recently voted to proceed with
preliminary plans to construct a new jail.
A voting delegate to the NCACC
Legislative Goals Conference will be