The Bladen County Board of Commissioners will meet on Monday night at 6;30 p.m. at the Bladen County Courthouse. The board is expected to adopt a resolution proclaiming April to be Sexual Assault Awareness month.
The board is also expected to hear an overview of the Essential Single-Family Rehabilitation Loan Pool-Disaster Recovery from Jan Maynor, Executive Director of the Lumber River Council of Governments. The board will also consider approving an ESFRLP funding agreement and assistance policy along with a procurement and disbursement policy, and a project ordinance. The board will also consider an agreement with Rehabilitation Specialist Howard Campbell regarding ESFRLP-DR. The board will also consider approving an administrative agreement with the Lumber River Council of Governments regarding an ESFRLP-DR program.
Vickie Smith, Director of the Department of Social Services will make a presentation regarding naming April as Child Abuse Prevention Month. She will also present a request to the board to allow DSS to utilize the front lawn of the Bladen County Courthouse for a Child Abuse Awareness Event.
The board is expected to appoint three members tot he Southeastern Economic Development Commission Board of Directors.
The board will consider the following advisory board appointments at their April 18 meeting:
*Bladenboro Rural Fire District Committee (3)
*Keep Bladen Beautiful (1)
Bladen County Manager Greg Martin will present the calendar update.