A public hearing regarding a site for the possible construction of a new 911, EMS and OES
center will be part of the Calhoun Commission meeting, which starts at 5 p.m. today. The
public is invited to give input into site location.|
During the regular Commission meeting, an agenda item calls for discussing 911
addressing, time tables, responsibilities. Roane County 911/OES Director Rob Miller has
offered to assist the Commission with time tables.
The Commission will discuss the proposal to accept the old football field from the Calhoun
County Board of Education.
Grant contracts and resolutions, essentially linked to Budget Digest funds from 2001, will
be discussed, including Upper West Fork Park, $10,000; Grantsville VFD $5000 and Upper
West Fork Fire Department $5000. The Digest money is reportedly stuck in Charleston.
The Commission will discuss the ramifications of losing $40,000 E-911 wireless fees
An item will process a Budget Digest change of scope for $500 by the UWF Bluegrass
Festival and a possible change of scope for $25,000 from the industrial park to the
Goodrich building for roof repairs.
A discussion and update will center on issues around the Summer Youth Program, changes
made by the Workforce Investment Act, which could reduce the number of children
The Commission will consider appointments to various boards and authorities, a retirement
issue for Anna Mae Parsons, opening bids on tractor and equipment for County Park and
A meeting is scheduled for May 7 at 10 a.m. to test the automated tabulating equipment for
the Primary Election, open to the public.
Other items include erroneous tax assessments, review budget control report, budget
revisions, bills, bonds, wills, settlements and orders.