Volume 51, Number 47

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Byrdstown, Tennessee 38549 -- Thursday, November 20, 2014

Pickett Commissioners May 18 Meeting

The Pickett County Commissioners
met in regular session
on May 18, 2009. Present
and presiding was the honorable
Stephen Bilbrey, Chairman
and Robert Lee, Clerk of
the Court.
Court was called to order
by Clerk Lee who turned the
meeting over to Chairman
Bilbrey. Then invocation was
given by Stephen Bilbrey. All
commissioners were present
with exception of Evan
Wright. The following is action
taken at that meeting:
•Passed a motion by
Wayne Clayborn and seconded
by Misty Dowdy to approve
the agenda as
presented. All ayes.
•Approved a motion by
Colan Huddleston and seconded
by Kenny Tompkins to
approve the minutes of April
20, 2009 county court meeting.
All ayes.
•Carried a motion by Deborah
Garrett and seconded by
Alice Storie to approve Notaries:
Joanne Jordan and
Donna Zachary Notary Renewals;
Angela Allen, Daisy
C. Lee and Rhonda Elder. All
ayes.
•Approved a motion by
William Gibson and seconded
Eddie Holt to approve Resolution
Number 08/09-13. This
resolution authorizes the
County Executive to execute a
contract between the State of
Tennessee, Department of
Transportation and Pickett
Resolution No. 08/09-14
•Carried a motion by
Wayne Clayborn and seconded
by Eddie Holt to approve
Resolution Number
08/09-14. This is resolution
authorizing the Pickett
County Executive to submit
an application to USDA,
Rural Development requesting
a rural development-community
facilities-loans and
grant for the purchase of computers
and computer stations
for the Pickett County Junior
High School. All ayes.
•Passed a motion by Colan
Huddleston and seconded by
Kenny Tompkins to put out
on bids for Prisoner Meals for
FY 2009/2010. Bids can be
picked up at the County Executive's
Office Mon., Tues.,
Thurs., and Fri., from 7:30
a.m. and 4:00 p.m. and on
Wed. from 7:30 a.m. to 12
p.m. All sealed bids must be
turned in by June 15, 2009 by
2:00 p.m. All ayes.
•Carried a motion by Eddie
Holt seconded by Penny Russell
to put out bids for
Propane Gas for all county
buildings for FY 2009/2010.
Bid specs can be picked up at
the County Executive's Office
Mon., Tues., Thurs., and Fri.,
from 7:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.
and on Wed. from 7:30 a.m. to
12 p.m. All sealed bids must
be turned in by June 15, 2009
by 2:00 p.m. All ayes.
•Approved motion by
Kenny Tompkins and seconded
by Danny Dennis to
put out on bids for Administration
of County Insurance
for FY 2009/2010. Bid specs
can be picked up at the
County Executive's Office
Mon., Tues., Thurs., and Fri.,
from 7:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.
and on Wed. from 7:30 a.m. to
12 p.m. All sealed bids must
be turned in by June 15, 2009
by 2:00 p.m. All ayes.
•Passed a motion by Kenny
Tompkins and seconded by
Danny Dennis to approve
Budget Amendment for the
Pickett County Highway Department
as submitted by Mr.
Jimmy Cope, Road Superintendent.
All ayes.
•Carried a motion by Kenny
Tompkins and seconded by
Alice Storie to approve
Budget Amendment #1 for
the Pickett County General
Purpose School Fund as submitted
by Mrs. Diane Elder,
Director of Schools. All ayes.
•Passed a motion by Eddie
Holt and seconded by Kenny
Tompkins to take application
for Pickett County Beer Board
Member to replace Richard
Myers who has resigned. Applications
must be turned into
the Pickett County Executive's
Office by June 15, 2009
by 2:00 p.m. All ayes.
•Approve a motion by
William Gibson and seconded
by Deborah Garrett to set annual
salary for the Pickett
County Election Administration
at $24,000.00 per year
until certification is met by
the Election Administration.
This salary is to start May 19,
2009. All ayes.
Prior to next item Evan
Wright entered meeting.
•Carried a motion by
Kenny Tompkins and seconded
by Penny Russell to
allow an additional $3500.00
for the Pickett County 4-H for
camp fees, transferring funds
from 57100-399 to 57100-316.
On roll call, Danny Dennis,
Colan Huddleston, Penny
Russell, Alice Storie, and
Kenny Tompkins voted aye;
David Beaty, Wayne Clayborn,
Deborah Garrett, Eddie
Holt and Evan Wright voted
nay; Misty Dowdy and
William Gibson passed. Motion
failed.
•Passed a motion by Deborah
Garrett and seconded by
Wayne Clayborn to set
Budget Committee Meetings
for June 8, 2009 and June 29,
2009 at 5:00 p.m. at the Pickett
County Library. All ayes.
•Carried a motion by Colan
Huddleston and seconded by
Penny Russell to adjourn
without roll call until the next
scheduled county court meetings
on June 15, at 6:00 p.m.
in community room of the
Pickett County Library.

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