MINUTES of CALLED MEETING

 

FY 97 BUDGET HEARING

BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS

GLYNN COUNTY, GEORGIA

HELD AT THE HISTORIC COURTHOUSE

THURSDAY, AUGUST 22, 1996 AT 5:00 PM





PRESENT: Milton Lynn, Chairman

Fred E. Tullos, Vice Chairman

Virginia Gunn, Commissioner

Jack Hardman, Commissioner

Gladys Lyde, Commissioner

James E. "Sonny" Miller, Commissioner

Robert E. Strickland, Commissioner



ALSO PRESENT: Lee Gilmour, County Administrator

Gary Moore, County Attorney

Cynthia J. McKinley, County Clerk



1. Motion by Commissioner Strickland, seconded by Commissioner Miller, to remove the position of Executive Assistant from the budget. Unanimously approved.



2. Motion by Commissioner Strickland, seconded by Chairman Lynn, to remove one of the four Code Constable positions.



No vote taken on above motion.



Motion to defer by Commissioner Tullos, seconded by Commissioner Miller, until after report is received on this matter. Unanimously approved.



3. Motion by Commissioner Miller, seconded by Commissioner Strickland, to bill on an equitable basis anyone participating in the 911 Rescue operations. Unanimously approved.



4. Motion by Commissioner Gunn, seconded by Commissioner Lyde, to raise the bed tax to a 50/50 split. Motion failed 2-5, Commissioner Gunn and Commissioner Lyde voting in favor of, all others opposed.



5. Motion by Commissioner Gunn, seconded by Commissioner Miller, to set aside $25,000 for an arborist and ask the Tourist Bureau to match funds for same. Motion failed 2-4, Commissioner Gunn and Commissioner Miller voted in favor of, all others opposed. Commissioner Lyde out of room.



6. Motion by Commissioner Hardman, seconded by Commissioner Tullos, to adjourn. Unanimously approved.