The Henderson County Board of Commissioners met for a
special called meeting at 10:00 a.m. in the Commissioners' Conference Room of
Absent was: †Vice-Chairman Charlie Messer††
In attendance from the North Carolina Department of Transportation were:† NCDOT Board Member Conrad Burrell, Division Engineer Joel Setzer, Division Maintenance Engineer Brian Birch, District Engineer Mark Gibbs, County Maintenance Engineer Steve Cannon, Road Supervisors Jabbo Presley and Tim Smith, and Right-of-Way Agents Teddy Green, Sandra Fox, and Dale Davis.
WELCOME\CALL TO ORDER
Moyer called the meeting to order and stated the purpose of the meeting was to
conduct a public hearing on the North Carolina Department of Transportation
Burrell explained the public hearing was to receive input and answer questions
from citizens regarding the North Carolina Department of Transportation
Secondary Road Improvement Program for
Joel Setzer discussed the unpaved roads program. The Countyís share of money was based on a formula dictated by the General Assembly. That formula was changed during the last session of the General Assembly because many counties had completed paving previously unpaved roads where right-of-way was available, or environmental permitting could be obtained. Therefore, those counties were spending their secondary roads money on paved road improvements. The formula change involves a transition period through 2010 which concentrates on unpaved mileage throughout the state. †††††††††
Gibbs, District Engineer, explained the program elements for the funding
allocation for the Henderson County Secondary Improvement Program for Fiscal
Year 2006.† The balance of prior fiscal
year allocations for
Gibbs and Mr. Setzer answered questions from the Board regarding the
There was none.
Commissioner McGrady made the motion to adjourn the meeting. All voted in favor and the motion carried.
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Amy R. Brantley, Deputy Clerk to the Board†††††††††††††††† William L. Moyer, Chairman