Volume 51, Number 35

twelve pages

Byrdstown, Tennessee 38549 -- Thursday, August 28, 2014

Pickett County Commissioners February 10th meeting minutes

The Pickett County Commissioners met in regular session on February 10, 2014. Present and presiding was the honorable Lana Rossi, Chairman and Robert Lee, Clerk of the Court. The following commissioners were present: Tony Beaty, Doris Estes, Darrell Garrett, Joe Harden, Eddie Holt, Colan Huddleston, Terry Manis, Rebecca (Becky) Matheny, Lana Rossi, Kenny Tompkins and Lowell Winningham. Doug Manis was absent.
•Passed a motion by Colan Huddleston and seconded by Eddie Holt to approve the agenda as amended. All ayes. Motion carried.
•Approved a motion by Becky Matheny and seconded by Darrell Garrett to approve minutes from January 13, 2014 County Court meeting. All ayes. Motion carried.
•Clerk Lee turned the recording of the minutes over to Deputy Clerk Smith.
•Commissioner Doug Manis entered meeting.
•Carried a motion by Doris Estes and seconded by Eddie Holt to approve January 2014 Monthly Reports for County General, Debt Service and Solid Waste Funds for FY2013/2014. All ayes. Motion carried.
•Passed a motion by Colan Huddleston and seconded by Lowell Winningham to approve Notary Renewals: Lesa A. Beaty, Laura Brown and Tammy D. Bilbrey. All ayes. Motion carried.
•Carried a motion by Becky Matheny and seconded by Lowell Winningham to approve Pickett County Highway Department Road List 2014, as presented by Jimmy Cope, Road Superintendent. All ayes, except Joe Harden who passed. Motion carried.
•Approved a motion by Colan Huddleston and seconded by Becky Matheny to approve Pickett County Highway Department Inventory List 2014 as presented by Jimmy Cope, Road Superintendent. All ayes, except Joe Harden who passed. Motion carried.
•Passed a motion by Becky Matheny and seconded by Lowell Winningham to approve Pickett County Highway Department Budget Amendment #1, as presented by Jimmy Cope, Road Superintendent. All ayes, except Tony Beaty, Joe Harden, Doug Manis and Terry Manis who passed. With vote of 8 ayes and 4 passes, motion carried.
•Proposed to approve John Charles Pappas to close the county road that runs through his property. He owns both sides and it dead ends at his last home; road name is The Oaks Road. No Action Taken - due to lack of motion and second.
•Approved a motion by Colan Huddleston and seconded by Kenny Tompkins to approve Resolution #13/14-11 in support of Fiscal Year 2014 THDA Home Grant Application. All ayes. Motion carried.
Other Business
A. Chris Thompson, Bill Robbins, Johnie Neal and Industrial Board Member wish to address the court to discuss Payment in Lieu of Tax (PILOT) program.
•Approved a motion by Eddie Holt and seconded by Colan Huddleston to approve Resolution #13/14-12. This is a Resolution (PILOT) Payment in Lieu of Tax Program for Pickett County. All ayes. Motion carried.
B. Tony Beaty - to address court
C. Johnie Neal - to address court
•Carried a motion by Colan Huddleston and seconded by Becky Matheny to adjourn until next regular County Court Meeting scheduled for March 17, 2014 at 6 p.m. in the community room of the Pickett County Library without roll call.

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