MINUTES

JOINT MEETING BETWEEN

CITY OF BRUNSWICK

AND

GLYNN COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS

HELD TUESDAY, MARCH 9, 1999

CITY HALL, 601 GLOUCESTER ST 5:00 PM

 

 

 

 

PRESENT                          Mayor, Brad Brown, City of Brunswick

Gerry Robertson, Chairman, Board of Commissioners

Roosevelt Lawrence, Mayor Pro-Tem, City of Brunswick

Doris Davis, Commissioner, City of Brunswick

Harold Jennings, City of Brunswick

Jonathan Williams, City of Brunswick

Jeff Chapman, Commissioner, Board of Commissioners

A. Jerome Clark, Commissioner, Board of Commissioners

Tommy Clark, Commissioner, Board of Commissioners

 Fred Tullos, Commissioner, Board of Commissioners

Henri Woodman, Commissioner, Board of Commissioners

 

ABSENT:                            David Dowdy, Commissioner, Board of Commissioners

 

 

ALSO PRESENT:         Roosevelt Harris, City Manager, City of Brunswick

Lee Gilmour, County Administrator, Board of Commissioners

Lynn Frye, City Attorney, City of Brunswick

Gary Moore, County Attorney, Board of Commissioners

T. C. Cowan, City of Brunswick Police Chief

Carl Alexander, Police Chief, Glynn County

Georgia Marion, City Clerk

Vanessa Mincey, County Clerk

 

INVOCATION & PLEDGE

 

COUNTY ISSUES

 

1.                  Consideration of HB 489 recommendation.

 

Discussion only.  No Board action required nor taken at this time.

 

2.                Consideration of establishing a Joint Public Safety Communications Department.

 

 


After brief discussion motion by Chairperson Robertson, seconded by Commissioner Williams of the City of Brunswick, directing both the City and County Managers take the information presented regarding the proposal to establish a joint Public Safety Communications Department and further develop aspects of the proposal and bring their recommendations back to the commissioners jointly for consideration.  Motion carries with a vote of 6-0 with Commissioner Dowdy absent.  The City Commissioner participated in the voting process.    

 

3.                  Consideration of water rates in the unincorporated areas of the County.

 

After brief discussion the City Commission directed their water & sewer director and staff to take an in depth look at the differences in the water & sewer rates between the City and County and come up with justification relative to  the difference.  No action required nor taken by the Glynn County Board of Commissioners at this time.

 

Next Meeting

 

The next joint meeting will be April 6, 1999 at 5:00 pm to be hosted by Glynn County. 

 

Motion to adjourn by Commissioner Jennings, seconded by Commissioner Lawrence.  Unanimously approved.   The Glynn County Board of Commissioners participated in the voting process. 

 

Meeting adjourned.

 

 

Board of Commissioners

 

 

 

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Attest:                                                                         Geraldine Robertson, Chairman

 

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Vanessa D. Mincey, Clerk