Volume 51, Number 42

twelve pages

Byrdstown, Tennessee 38549 -- Thursday, October 16, 2014

Commissioner Manis voted in as Chairman at meeting

The Pickett County Commissioners met in regular session at 6:00 p.m. on May 21, 2012. Present and presiding was the Honorable Johnie Neal, Chairman and Robert Lee, Clerk of the Court. All commissioners were present except for Daniel Masiongale who was absent. The following proceedings were had and entered on the court minutes:
•Approved a motion by Eddie Holt and seconded by Lowell Winningham to approve the agenda as amended. All ayes. Motion carried.
•Carried a motion by Colan Huddleston and seconded by Becky Matheny to approve the minutes of the April 16, 2012 County court meeting. All ayes. Motion carried.
•Passed a motion by Doug Manis and seconded by Joe Harden to approve Johnie Neal's resignation as Chairman of the Pickett County Board of Commissioners to be effective immediately. All ayes. Motion carried.
At this time Daniel Masiongale entered the meeting.
•Approved motion by Lana Rossi and seconded by Becky Matheny to approve Doug Manis as Chairman of The Pickett County Board of Commissioners to be effective immediately. All ayes, except Doug Manis who passed. Motion carried.
Doug Manis assumed the Chairman position.
•Carried a motion by Eddie Holt and seconded by Lowell Winningham to approve Lana Rossi as Chairman Pro-tem of the Pickett County Board of Commissioners. All ayes, except for Lana Rossi who passed. Motion carried.
•Passed a motion by Colan Huddleston and seconded by Darrell garrett to approve Notary Renewal: Justin Michael Powell. All ayes. Motion carried.
•Approved a motion by Eddie Holt and seconded by Doug Manis to approve April 2012 Monthly reports for County General fund, Debt Service Fund and Solid Waste Fund as presented by Johnie Neal, County Executive. All ayes. Motion carried.
•Carried a motion by Darrell Garrett and seconded by Eddie Holt to accept Weaver Lawn Service for the FY 2012/2013 mowing season in the amount of $360.00 two time per month. All ayes, except Joe Harden who passed. Motion carried.
•Passed a motion by Darrell Garrett and seconded by Lana Rossi to approve Pickett County Highway Department to sell surplus items at auction, as presented by Jimmy Cope, Road superintendent. All ayes. Motion carried.
•Approved a motion by Colan Huddleston and seconded by Becky Matheny to approve Resolution #11/12-17, contributions to UCHRA FY 2011/2012, this being the first of two readings, as presented by Jimmy Cope, Road Superintendent. All ayes. Motion carried.
•Carried a motion by Tony Beaty and seconded by Lowell Winningham to approve Pickett County Highway Department Budget Amendment #3 for FY 2011/2012 as presented by Jimmy Cope. Road Suoerintendent. All ayes. Motion carried.
•Passed a motion by Lana Rossi and seconded by Colan Huddleston to approve County General Budget Amendment #4 for FY 2011/2012 as presented by Johnie Neal, County Executive. All ayes, except Tony Beaty who voted nay. Motion carried.
•Approved a motion Eddie Holt and seconded by Doug Manis to approve Cafeteria Fund Budget Amendment #1 for FY 2011/2012 as presented by Diane Elder, Director of Schools. All ayes. Motion carried.
•Other Business
Discuss attorney letter
Discuss findings at EMC meeting
Heating and cooling at Library and Community Center
•Passed a motion by Tony Beaty and seconded by Colan Huddleston to authorize County Executive Johnie Neal, to contact TVA to determine if the heating and cooling system are efficient for the heating and cooling of the Pickett County Government buildings. Then with those specs, put out on bid for compatible heating and cooling units. All ayes. Motion carried.
•Approved a motion by Colan Huddleston and seconded by Becky Matheny to adjourn until the next scheduled County Court Meeting on June 11, 2012 at 6:00 p.m. in the community room of the Pickett County Library, without roll call.

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