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Tuesday, February 21, 2017 2:00 PM

Board of Commissioners - Work Session

Location

Administration Building
110 E Main Street
Cumming, GA 30040

Meeting Video

   BOOKMARKS
02:45
Adoption of Agenda
06:07
Budget Resolution for the Coroner's Office for an amount not to exceed $25,800- County Coroner
19:28
FY-18 Local Share Commitment Letter with Legacy Link, Inc. in the amount of $10,450 with authorization for the Chairman to sign the commitment letter
20:55
Budget Resolution to amend the FY2017 Budget for the D.A.T.E Fund for an additional $25,000 of the fund's balance to be budgeted in a reserve account
22:21
Resolution acknowledging appreciation for the Forsyth County Mental Health-Criminal Justice Task Force
23:16
Approval to apply to the US Department of Justice for Category I funding of the Justice and Mental Health Collaboration Program Grant
27:31
Board consideration and appointment of Richard Neville as Civil Service Board General Council & Hearing Officer for 2017
28:21
Board consideration and appointment of Charity Clark as Civil Service Board Clerk for 2017
28:45
Consideration and acceptance of RFP 16-69-1555 for the purchase of a Risk Management Software Solution; Budget Resolution to amend the FY 2017 Budget
30:15
Task Order with Brown & Caldwell for professional engineering services for the Laurel Springs Gravity Sanitary Sewer Replacement Project
30:58
Consideration and approval of a Change Order with Hayes James & Associates on the Chadbourne Sewer Project
34:44
Bid 17-08-3340 for installation of a vertical turbine high service pump at the Antioch Water Treatment Plant
36:25
Bid 16-156-3340 for construction of the Brannon Road Gravity Sewer Project
39:45
Bid 17-03-1400 for construction of a new Voter Registrations & Elections building
40:22
Board Consideration and approval of purchase and installation of 29 RTU's for the Water & Sewer Department
42:10
Board ratification for emergency repair of Flygt Pump at the Lower Settingdown Lift Station
42:50
Board consideration and award of RFP 16-150-1500 for landscape design services for the Courthouse Annex and Administration Building
45:25
Board consideration and approval to award the services for a Master Plan for the parcel of land by the Denmark High School
49:00
approval of the Parks & Recreation Department’s fee structure in regards to resident vs. non-resident usage of programs
01:00:21
Board consideration and endorsement of the 2017 Parks & Recreation Strategic Plan
01:08:04
Agreement between Forsyth County and Triple Crown Sports, Inc. to host the Triple Crown Girls Fast Pitch Softball World Series event through 2022
01:10:23
Board consideration of zoning condition study for commercial districts
01:26:34
Board consideration of potential modification to the Unified Development Code, Section 8-11.1 (Appeals)
01:31:20
Board consideration and adoption of a Resolution to adopt the 2017 Forsyth County Hazard Mitigation Plan
01:34:08
Board discussion regarding possible commencement of “zoning workshop” or consolidated Planning Commission/BOC Work Sessions
01:59:00
Public Safety Notification Agreement by and between Diamond Outdoor, Inc. and Forsyth County for the purpose to upgrade a legal, non-conforming sign
02:00:08
LED/EMB signage upgrades/conversions and possible sign code/UDC revisions, to include update on LED/Stakeholders meeting
02:03:20
Consideration of Abandonment of Brookshire Road and discussion of possible master planning associated with Corps-owned property adjacent to the lake
02:09:35
Discussion of small cell technology permitting and a possible ordinance regarding same
02:26:50
Consider funding for intersection improvement at Shiloh Crossing and Shiloh Road
02:46:50
tax parcel 268-027; property acquisition contract between Marilyn Durand/Egbert Durand, Jr. and Forsyth County
02:48:45
Consent order settling Civil Action File No. 14CV-1208, Forsyth County, Georgia v. 0.351 Acres of Fee Simple Right of Way
02:50:14
Appointment for Gerald T. Sullivan who was appointed to the Board of Tax Assessors by the Board of Commissioners at the Feb. 16, 2017 regular meeting
02:50:55
Appointment/reappointment of members to the Development Authority of Forsyth County for a 4-year term.
02:52:00
Board discussion regarding resolution of orphan pond issue between The Gates and Fairview Estates
03:03:10
Jones Road abandonment
03:05:30
Zonings from 2016
03:09:25
Southern Display
03:11:50
Advanced Disposal public hearing request
03:15:13
Burruss Property & Chloe Property
03:26:00
Executive Session
03:26:55
ZA3390

Documents

 

PUBLIC NOTICE

 

The Forsyth County Board of Commissioners will hold a Work Session on Tuesday, February 21, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. in the Commissioners' Large Conference Room, Suite 210 in the Forsyth County Administration Building located at 110 East Main Street, Cumming, Georgia 30040.

 

The purpose of the Work Session will be for discussion and consideration of the items as outlined on the agenda and such other business as may properly come before the Board.

 

Forsyth County is committed to providing all persons with equal access to its services, programs, activities, education and employment regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, familial status, disability or age. Persons with special needs relating to handicapped accessibility or foreign language may contact the Title VI Coordinator at 770-781-2101 a minimum of 48 hours prior to the meeting date/time. The Title VI Coordinator is located at 110 East Main Street, Suite 255, Cumming, Georgia between the hours of 8:30 AM and 5 PM, Monday through Friday, except holidays. Persons with hearing disabilities can contact us using the Georgia Relay Service, at (TDD) 1-800-255-0056 or (Voice) 1-800-255-0135, and asking to connect to 770-781-2101. 

 

 

Forsyth County Board of Commissioners

02/13/17


AGENDA
WORK SESSION
FORSYTH COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2017 @ 2:00 P.M.
FORSYTH COUNTY ADMINISTRATION BUILDING
110 EAST MAIN STREET - SUITE 210
CUMMING, GEORGIA 30040

I. Call Meeting to Order

II. Invocation and Pledge of Allegiance

III. Adoption of Agenda

IV. Items for consideration and discussion:

(1) Board consideration and approval of a Budget Resolution for the Coroner’s Office for an amount not to exceed $25,800 – County Coroner

(2) Board consideration and approval of FY-18 Local Share Commitment Letter with Legacy Link, Inc. in the amount of $10,450 with authorization for the Chairman to sign the commitment letter – Director of Senior Services

(3) Board consideration and adoption of a Resolution to adopt the 2017 Forsyth County Hazard Mitigation Plan – EMA Deputy Director

(4) Board consideration and approval of a Budget Resolution to amend the FY2017 Budget for the D.A.T.E. Fund for an additional $25,000 of the fund’s Balance to be budgeted in a reserve for contingency account – Budget Manager

(5) Board consideration and approval of a Resolution acknowledging appreciation for the Forsyth County Mental Health-Criminal Justice Task Force, and also to express agreement and support for the policy objectives of the task force, which are to promote ongoing communication between the systems for mental health and criminal justice in order to guide our community to design, implement, and operate integrated systems of care for persons with significant mental disabilities – Grants Manager/Court Administrator/County Attorney

(6) Board consideration and approval to apply to the US Department of Justice for Category I funding of the Justice and Mental Health Collaboration Program Grant for an amount not to exceed $200,000 with a required in-kind match not to exceed $50,000 and approval for the Chairman to execute all related application documents – Grants Manager/Court Administrator

(7) Board consideration and appointment of Richard Neville as Civil Service Board General Counsel & Hearing Officer for 2017 – Civil Service Board Clerk



Work Session Agenda
February 21, 2017
Page 2


(8) Board consideration and appointment of Charity Clark as Civil Service Board Clerk for 2017 – County Manager

(9) Board consideration and acceptance of RFP 16-69-1555 for the purchase of a Risk Management Software Solution for the Risk Management Department and adoption of a Budget Resolution to amend the FY2017 Budget – Procurement Director

(10) Board consideration and approval of a Task Order with Brown & Caldwell for professional engineering services for the Laurel Springs Gravity Sanitary Sewer Replacement Project – Procurement Director

(11) Board consideration and approval of a Change Order with Hayes James & Associates on the Chadbourne Sewer Project – Procurement Director
(Postponed from 02/07/17 Work Session Agenda).

(12) Board consideration and award of the following Bids: (Procurement Director)

(A) Bid 17-08-3340 for installation of a vertical turbine high service pump at the Antioch Water Treatment Plant

(B) Bid 16-156-3340 for construction of the Brannon Road Gravity Sewer Project

(C) Bid 17-03-1400 for construction of a new Voter Registrations & Elections building

(13) Board consideration and approval of purchase and installation of 29 Mission RTU’s for the Water & Sewer Department – Procurement Director

(14) Board ratification for emergency repair of Flygt Pump at the Lower Settingdown Lift Station – Procurement Director

(15) Board consideration and award of RFP 16-150-1500 for landscape design services for the Courthouse Annex and Administration Building – Procurement Director

(16) Board consideration and approval to award the services for a Master Plan for the parcel of land by the Denmark High School – Procurement Director

(17) Board consideration and approval of the Parks & Recreation Department’s fee structure in regards to resident vs. non-resident usage of programs and as recommended by the Parks & Recreation Board – Director of Parks & Recreation

(18) Board consideration and endorsement of the 2017 Parks & Recreation Strategic Plan – Director of Parks & Recreation

Work Session Agenda
February 21, 2017
Page 3


(19) Board consideration and approval of Agreement between Forsyth County and Triple Crown Sports, Inc. to host the Triple Crown Girls Fast Pitch Softball World Series event through 2022 – Director of Parks & Recreation

(20) Board consideration of zoning condition study for commercial districts – Heather Ryan, Planner II

(21) Board consideration of potential modification to the Unified Development Code, Section 8-11.1 (Appeals) – County Attorney

(22) Board discussion regarding possible commencement of “zoning workshop” or consolidated Planning Commission/BOC Work Sessions – Semanson/Mills

(23) Board consideration and approval of a standardized Public Safety Notification Agreement by and between Diamond Outdoor, Inc. and Forsyth County for the purpose to upgrade a legal, non-conforming sign presently located @ 3240 Keith Bridge Road to a Light-Emitting Diode (LED) sign face pursuant to Section 4.1(b) of the Ordinance – Director of Planning & Community Development
(Postponed from 01/24/17 Work Session Agenda).

(24) LED/EMB signage upgrades/conversions and possible sign code/UDC revisions, to include update on LED/Stakeholders meeting – County Attorney
(Postponed from 02/07/17 Work Session Agenda).

(25) Further consideration by the Board of Commissioners regarding the abandonment of Brookshire Road and discussion of possible master planning associated with Corps-owned property adjacent to the lake – County Attorney
(Postponed from 02/07/17 Work Session Agenda).

(26) Discussion of small cell technology permitting and a possible ordinance regarding same – County Attorney

(27) Consider funding for intersection improvement at Shiloh Crossing and Shiloh Road – Swope/Amos

(28) Board potential acceptance, approval and ratification of a property acquisition contract between Marilyn Durand/Egbert Durand, Jr. and Forsyth County for the acquisition by Forsyth County of +/- 1.72 acres, tax parcel 268-027, for $315,000 – County Attorney

(29) Board consideration of proposed consent order settling Civil Action File No. 14CV-1208, Forsyth County, Georgia v. 0.351 Acres of Fee Simple Right of Way; 7,051.33 Square Feet of Temporary Construction Easement; Temporary Driveway Easement; Josephe E. Carter, Jr., et al. – County Attorney


Work Session Agenda
February 21, 2017
Page 4


(30) Board adoption of a Resolution of Appointment for Gerald T. Sullivan who was appointed to the Board of Tax Assessors by the Board of Commissioners at the February 16, 2017 regular meeting for a term beginning January 8, 2017 and ending January 7, 2020 – County Manager

(31) Board consideration and appointment/reappointment of members to the Development Authority of Forsyth County for a 4-year term. The terms of Lynn Jackson and David Seago are set to expire March 4th and the term of Ben Knight is set to expire April 1st - County Manager

(32) Board discussion regarding resolution of orphan pond issue between The Gates and Fairview Estates – County Attorney

(33) Discussion of Development at McGinnis Ferry and Tidwell – Levent/Swope
(Postponed from 02/07/17 Work Session Agenda and 02/16/17 Regular Meeting Agenda).

(34) Jones Road abandonment – County Attorney

V. Recess Work Session

VI. Executive Session if Needed

VII. Adjournment
MEETING SUMMARY
• All items unanimously approved will be placed on the March 2, 2017 Consent Agenda for ratification –– as anticipated by Board Rule 1.07.01

• All items that were approved as “time sensitive” are final.
• To the extent that a Board member was not present to vote, the absent Board member has indicated having no objection to placement of the item on the March 2, 2017 Consent Agenda for ratification – at the request of county staff – as anticipated by Board Rule 1.07.01.

________________________________________________________

MEMBERS PRESENT:
Todd Levent – Chairman
Rick Swope – Vice Chairman
Laura Semanson – Secretary
Ralph J. Amos – Member
Cindy J. Mills – Member

AGENDA
WORK SESSION
FORSYTH COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2017 @ 2:00 P.M.
FORSYTH COUNTY ADMINISTRATION BUILDING
110 EAST MAIN STREET - SUITE 210
CUMMING, GEORGIA 30040

I. Call Meeting to Order
The meeting was called to Order @ 2:03 p.m.

II. Invocation and Pledge of Allegiance
The Invocation and Pledge of Allegiance was led by the Reverend Watson Swope.

III. Adoption of Agenda
The Board voted unanimously to adopt the Agenda as amended:

• Added item #35 – Summary of Zoning Activity for 2016 & 2017
• Added item #36 – Southern Display
• Added item #37 – Request by Advanced Disposal for a Public Hearing
• Added item #38 – Funding Source for Burruss Mill Road and Chloe Road Properties
• The County Attorney requested that action on item #33 be taken following the Executive Session

IV. Items for consideration and discussion:

(1) Board consideration and approval of a Budget Resolution for the Coroner’s Office for an amount not to exceed $25,800 – County Coroner
The Board voted unanimously to adopt the Budget Resolution. This item was approved as “time sensitive”.

Work Session Agenda
February 21, 2017
Page 2


(2) Board consideration and approval of FY-18 Local Share Commitment Letter with Legacy Link, Inc. in the amount of $10,450 with authorization for the Chairman to sign the commitment letter – Director of Senior Services
The Board voted unanimously to approve. This item was approved as “time sensitive”.

(3) Board consideration and adoption of a Resolution to adopt the 2017 Forsyth County Hazard Mitigation Plan – EMA Deputy Director
The Board voted unanimously to approve as presented.

(4) Board consideration and approval of a Budget Resolution to amend the FY2017 Budget for the D.A.T.E. Fund for an additional $25,000 of the fund’s Balance to be budgeted in a reserve for contingency account – Budget Manager
The Board voted unanimously to approve.

(5) Board consideration and approval of a Resolution acknowledging appreciation for the Forsyth County Mental Health-Criminal Justice Task Force, and also to express agreement and support for the policy objectives of the task force, which are to promote ongoing communication between the systems for mental health and criminal justice in order to guide our community to design, implement, and operate integrated systems of care for persons with significant mental disabilities – Grants Manager/Court Administrator/County Attorney
The Board voted unanimously to approve. This item was approved as “time sensitive”.

(6) Board consideration and approval to apply to the US Department of Justice for Category I funding of the Justice and Mental Health Collaboration Program Grant for an amount not to exceed $200,000 with a required in-kind match not to exceed $50,000 and approval for the Chairman to execute all related application documents – Grants Manager/Court Administrator
The Board voted unanimously to approve. This item was approved as “time sensitive”.

(7) Board consideration and appointment of Richard Neville as Civil Service Board General Counsel & Hearing Officer for 2017 – Civil Service Board Clerk
The Board voted unanimously to appoint Richard Neville.

(8) Board consideration and appointment of Charity Clark as Civil Service Board Clerk for 2017 – County Manager
The Board voted unanimously to appoint Charity Clark.

(9) Board consideration and acceptance of RFP 16-69-1555 for the purchase of a Risk Management Software Solution for the Risk Management Department and adoption of a Budget Resolution to amend the FY2017 Budget – Procurement Director
The Board voted unanimously to award RFP 16-69-1555 to Origami Risk with a Purchase Order to be issued in the amount of $126,360 with permission to continue
Work Session Agenda
February 21, 2017
Page 3

the annual software licensing and maintenance renewals for the life of this software. The Board also adopted a Budget Resolution to amend the FY2017 Budget.

(10) Board consideration and approval of a Task Order with Brown & Caldwell for professional engineering services for the Laurel Springs Gravity Sanitary Sewer Replacement Project – Procurement Director
The Board voted unanimously to approve the Task Order.

(11) Board consideration and approval of a Change Order with Hayes James & Associates on the Chadbourne Sewer Project – Procurement Director
(Postponed from 02/07/17 Work Session Agenda).
The Board voted unanimously to approve the Change Order.

(12) Board consideration and award of the following Bids: (Procurement Director)

(A) Bid 17-08-3340 for installation of a vertical turbine high service pump at the Antioch Water Treatment Plant
The Board voted unanimously to award Bid 17-08-3340 to Lanier Contracting Company in the amount of $558,538.00.

(B) Bid 16-156-3340 for construction of the Brannon Road Gravity Sewer Project
The Board voted unanimously to award Bid 16-156-3340 to Strack, Inc. in the amount of $3,064,344.23.

(C) Bid 17-03-1400 for construction of a new Voter Registrations & Elections building
The Board voted unanimously to award Bid 17-03-1400 to CBI General Contractors in the amount of $3,158,363.00.

(13) Board consideration and approval of purchase and installation of 29 Mission RTU’s for the Water & Sewer Department – Procurement Director
The Board voted unanimously to approve in the not to exceed amount of $85,653.40.

(14) Board ratification for emergency repair of Flygt Pump at the Lower Settingdown Lift Station – Procurement Director
The Board voted unanimously to ratify the repair as “time sensitive”.

(15) Board consideration and award of RFP 16-150-1500 for landscape design services for the Courthouse Annex and Administration Building – Procurement Director
The Board voted unanimously to award RFP 16-150-1500 to Eberly & Associates, as presented.

(16) Board consideration and approval to award the services for a Master Plan for the parcel of land by the Denmark High School – Procurement Director
The Board voted unanimously to award to GreenbergFarrow in the not to exceed amount of $5,000.00.


Work Session Agenda
February 21, 2017
Page 4

(17) Board consideration and approval of the Parks & Recreation Department’s fee structure in regards to resident vs. non-resident usage of programs and as recommended by the Parks & Recreation Board – Director of Parks & Recreation
The Board voted unanimously to approve the fee changes as presented.

(18) Board consideration and endorsement of the 2017 Parks & Recreation Strategic Plan – Director of Parks & Recreation
The Board voted unanimously to endorse the Plan as presented.

(19) Board consideration and approval of Agreement between Forsyth County and Triple Crown Sports, Inc. to host the Triple Crown Girls Fast Pitch Softball World Series event through 2022 – Director of Parks & Recreation
The Board voted unanimously to approve the Agreement.

(20) Board consideration of zoning condition study for commercial districts – Heather Ryan, Planner II
The Board voted unanimously to move forward with advertising for a Public Hearing regarding proposed changes to the UDC related to permitted uses and definition for lodging services.

(21) Board consideration of potential modification to the Unified Development Code, Section 8-11.1 (Appeals) – County Attorney
The Board voted unanimously to authorize the County Attorney to work with the Director of Planning & Community Development and include this modification to the UDC in conjunction with item #20 above.

(22) Board discussion regarding possible commencement of “zoning workshop” or consolidated Planning Commission/BOC Work Sessions – Semanson/Mills
The Board voted unanimously to commence “zoning work shop” meetings with the Planning Commission beginning in March. These meetings will be held on a trial basis for six (6) months.

(23) Board consideration and approval of a standardized Public Safety Notification Agreement by and between Diamond Outdoor, Inc. and Forsyth County for the purpose to upgrade a legal, non-conforming sign presently located @ 3240 Keith Bridge Road to a Light-Emitting Diode (LED) sign face pursuant to Section 4.1(b) of the Ordinance – Director of Planning & Community Development
(Postponed from 01/24/17 Work Session Agenda).
This item will be placed on the 03/07/17 Work Session.

(24) LED/EMB signage upgrades/conversions and possible sign code/UDC revisions, to include update on LED/Stakeholders meeting – County Attorney
(Postponed from 02/07/17 Work Session Agenda).
The Board voted 4-0-1 (Commissioner Mills absent) to direct the County Attorney to prepare a Resolution and advertise for a Public Hearing to extend the moratorium barring the acceptance of applications for permits to upgrade non-conforming signs to Electronic Message Boards for an additional 90 days.


Work Session Agenda
February 21, 2017
Page 5


(25) Further consideration by the Board of Commissioners regarding the abandonment of Brookshire Road and discussion of possible master planning associated with Corps-owned property adjacent to the lake – County Attorney
(Postponed from 02/07/17 Work Session Agenda).
The Deputy County Manager will work with the Procurement Director and the Parks & Recreation Department to Master Plan the property and will bring back to a future work session for the Board to consider.

(26) Discussion of small cell technology permitting and a possible ordinance regarding same – County Attorney
Without exception, the County Attorney will bring back a Policy for the Board to consider at a future work session.

(27) Consider funding for intersection improvement at Shiloh Crossing and Shiloh Road – Swope/Amos
The Board voted unanimously to proceed with a roundabout in the not to exceed amount of $700,000.

Note: Commissioner Swope left the meeting.

(28) Board potential acceptance, approval and ratification of a property acquisition contract between Marilyn Durand/Egbert Durand, Jr. and Forsyth County for the acquisition by Forsyth County of +/- 1.72 acres, tax parcel 268-027, for $315,000 – County Attorney
The Board voted 4-0-1 (Commissioner Swope absent) to approve the contract.

(29) Board consideration of proposed consent order settling Civil Action File No. 14CV-1208, Forsyth County, Georgia v. 0.351 Acres of Fee Simple Right of Way; 7,051.33 Square Feet of Temporary Construction Easement; Temporary Driveway Easement; Josephe E. Carter, Jr., et al. – County Attorney
The Board voted 4-0-1 (Commissioner Swope absent) to approve as presented.

(30) Board adoption of a Resolution of Appointment for Gerald T. Sullivan who was appointed to the Board of Tax Assessors by the Board of Commissioners at the February 16, 2017 regular meeting for a term beginning January 8, 2017 and ending January 7, 2020 – County Manager
The Board voted 4-0-1 (Commissioner Swope absent) to adopt the Resolution of Appointment for Gerald T. Sullivan to the Board of Tax Assessors.

(31) Board consideration and appointment/reappointment of members to the Development Authority of Forsyth County for a 4-year term. The terms of Lynn Jackson and David Seago are set to expire March 4th and the term of Ben Knight is set to expire April 1st - County Manager
The Board voted 4-0-1 (Commissioner Swope absent) to reappoint Lynn Jackson, David Seago and Ben Knight.


Work Session Agenda
February 21, 2017
Page 6

(32) Board discussion regarding resolution of orphan pond issue between The Gates and Fairview Estates – County Attorney
Discussion only. This item will be brought back to the March 7th Work Session for further discussion.

(33) Discussion of Development at McGinnis Ferry and Tidwell – Levent/Swope
(Postponed from 02/07/17 Work Session Agenda and 02/16/17 Regular Meeting Agenda).
Board action on this item was taken following the Executive Session. (See below).

(34) Jones Road abandonment – County Attorney
The Board voted 4-0-1 (Commissioner Swope absent) to adopt a Resolution setting the stage for a Public Hearing.

The following items were added to the Agenda:

(35) Summary of Zoning Activity for 2016 and 2017
No action taken.

(36) Southern Display
The Board voted 4-0-1 (Commissioner Swope absent) to ratify a letter of credit issued by Boardwalk Outdoor Advertising Co.

(37) Request by Advanced Disposal for a Public Hearing
The Board voted 4-0-1 (Commissioner Swope absent) to advertise for a Public Hearing regarding the proposed major expansion of the Eagle Point Landfill. The Public Hearing will be held April 13th.

(38) Funding for Burruss Mill Road and Chloe Road properties
The Board voted 4-0-1 to pay out of SPLOST VI (Park Funds) and pay the balance from Capital Outlay.

V. Recess Work Session and Enter Executive Session
The Board voted 4-0-1 (Commissioner Swope absent) to recess the Work Session @ 5:28 p.m. to enter into an Executive Session to discuss Litigation, Land Acquisition and/or Personnel. The County Attorney announced that action would be taken on item #33 (Development at McGinnis Ferry and Tidwell) following the Executive Session.

VI. Open Session Item Following Executive Session (Item #33)
The Board reconvened the Work Session and the following action was taken:

(33) Discussion of Development at McGinnis Ferry and Tidwell – Levent/Swope
The Board voted 4-0-1 (Commissioner Swope absent) to direct the County Attorney to advertise for a county-initiated zoning condition amendment related to ZA3390 which pertains to property owned by CMCR Investments, LLC amending zoning condition #6 regarding property to be dedicated to the County for right of way.

VII. Adjournment
The Board voted 4-0-1 (Commissioner Swope absent) to adjourn the Work Session @ 7:20 p.m.

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