By Erin Smith
The Bladen County Board of Commissioners will meet Monday, April 1, 2019, at 6:30 p.m. for their regular meeting in the Commissioners Meeting Room in the basement of the Bladen County Courthouse in Elizabethtown.
The board will present a proclamation for Sexual Assault Awareness Month and for Child Abuse Awareness Month.
In the consent agenda items, the Commissioners are the proposed agenda, minutes of the March 18, 2019 regular meeting, minutes of March 19, 2019 special meeting, minutes of march 21, 2019 special meeting, budget amendments, County Attorney invoices totaling $4,112, reschedule a public hearing for 6:30 p.m. on Monday, April 15, 2019, to receive comments regarding a $200,000 forgivable loan for an Incubator No. 6 Construction Project, Sexual Assault Awareness Month Proclamation, MSDS Online Agreement, FY 2020 Special Section 5333(b) Warranty, Certification of Equivalent Service, Certification and Restrictions on Lobbying, and Certifications and Assurances Required of Every Applicant for the Benefit of Bladen Area Rural Transport (BARTS), Child Abuse Awareness Month Proclamation, and approve Use of Courthouse Lawn for a Child Abuse Awareness Event from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 27, 2019.
Bladen County School’s Finance Officer Sharon Penny will present a capital outlay request in the amount of $127,691.14.
Bladen County Parks and Recreation Director Grant Pait will review a proposed Parks and Recreation Matching Incentive Grant Program.
Bladen County Public Library Director Kelsey Edwards will present a Memorandum of Agreement in the amount of $35,000 with the North Carolina Department of Natural and Cultural Resources—State Library.
Bladen County Tax Administrator/Assessor Renee Davis will ask the Commissioner to consider scheduling Board of Equalization meetings and to consider accepting or denying a bid for county-owned property.
Bladen County Manager Greg Martin will ask the commissioners to consider appointing a Beaver Management Program Advisory Committee and consider amending the rules of procedure for the Bladen County Board of Commissioners.