Administrator’s Report of Council Actions
Call to Order
– Kit Smith
– Jim Tuten
Report of County
Attorney for Executive Session Items – The two items below require an executive
Matter: Garbage Service
- Economic Development
Matter: Revised MOU for Unannounced Company
Agenda – Adopted as submitted.
- Mrs. Marie Frierson:
Foster Parent Award – Presented by Council Member Tillis.
- Dreher High
School: 3A State Basketball Championship – Presented by Council Members
Mizzell and Pearce.
- Ms. Jeanne Stiglebauer:
S.C. School Principal of the Year – Presented by Council Member Pearce.
- Ms. Traci Young
Cooper: S.C. Teacher of the Year – Deferred.
- March of Dimes:
Presentation of Check to March of Dimes – Presented by County Administrator
– Several citizens spoke.
Approval of Minutes
Session: April 17, 2001 – Adopted as revised.
Public Hearing: April 24, 2001 – Adopted as revised.
Session: May 1, 2001 – Adopted as revised.
Report of County
- Broad River
Heights – The County Administrator announced that he is meeting with
Council Member Livingston this Thursday the 17th to discuss a possible
acquisition/donation of land adjacent to Broad River Heights as part of the
County’s community development efforts.
- Levee Field
Trip – The County Administrator announced that a tentative date of
May 24th from 2-5 pm has been set for the field trip to Augusta,
Georgia to see their levees. Council requested that the trip be postponed
until after the budget has been adopted, and referred the issue to the Green
Diamond Task Force. Action: Administration
- Planning Co-Location
– The County Administrator announced that the Planning Co-Location Task
Force will meet on May 18th at 11:30 in the Mayor’s Office to review
the current options and make a recommendation.
- Budget Work
Sessions – The County Administrator distributed a work session calendar.
Approval Of Consent
- 01-47MA, H.B.
Mann, Landtech LLC, from PUD-2 to Amended PUD-2, Hardscrabble Road – Third
reading approval given to this rezoning request. Action: Planning/Legal
- Approval of
an Ordinance Confirming Council’s Policy on Multi-County Business Park Fee
Distribution – Third reading approval of an ordinance confirming the
County’s distribution of fees derived from a Multi-County Business Park in
the following manner:
1) to first
reimburse itself for any County funds expended to provide an incentive
to an economic development project locating in the Park;
2) to share
such portion of the Park revenues with Fairfield County as required
by the agreement establishing a particular phase of the Park;
3) to distribute
the remaining Park revenues among the tax entities within the County
that would otherwise be entitled to a share of the Park revenues if
such revenues were regular ad valorum taxes instead of a fee;
to make such distribution in the same proportion as ad valorum taxes
would be distributed.
1. Third Reading
- 01-21TA, Floodways
– Third reading given to this zoning text amendment that revises permitted
uses within floodways. Action: Planning/Legal
2. Second Reading
- Bond for Detention
Center Expansion and Other Projects – Deferred until a work session
can be held.
- SYSCO: Water
and Sewer – Second reading approval as amended given to this budget
amendment in an amount not to exceed $165,000 from the Economic Development
Fund designated within the General Fund for the water and sewer connection
to SYSCO. Info: Finance/Administration
3. First Reading
- FY 2001-02 Budget
Ordinance – First reading approval given to the Administrator’s recommended
budget. Info: Finance/Administration
- FY 2001-02 Millage
Ordinances – First reading approval given to the Administrator’s recommended
funding levels. Info: Finance/Administration
- Billboard Ordinance
– First reading approval given to an ordinance that establishes a one-for-one
cap and replace with no incentives. Info: Planning/Legal
Report of Rules and Appointments Committee
of Appointments to the Building Board of Adjustment and Appeal – Received
of Appointments to the Richland Memorial Hospital Board – Received
of Appointments to the Township Auditorium Board – Received as information.
to the Greater Columbia Convention Authority – Received as information.
- Regional Transit
Authority Appointments – Appointed Mr. J.W. "Jake" Clamp, Mr. William
J. Hines, Jenny L. Screen, and Bernice Skinner.Action:Clerk
- Rules Amendments
– Approved recommended changes to the Council Rules. Action:
Clerk Of Council
5. Report Of Economic
of Revised MOU for Unannounced Company – Taken up in executive session.
- Progress Report/Draft
MOUs for Technology Alliance and USC Incubator – Deferred to next Council
- Issue Concerning
Verizon Expansion – Approved absorbing the cost to the Town of Forest
Acres incurred through the Multi-County Business Park expansion to be given
to Verizon. Action: Administration
Report Of Budget Work Session
- Group Health,
Dental, and Life Insurance – Approved the County Administrator’s recommendation.
Action: Finance/Human Resources/Administration
- Property and
Casualty Insurance – Approved the County Administrator’s recommendation.
- Long Term Disability
– Deferred to the next Council Meeting.
7. Executive Session
Matter: Garbage Service – Directed the Administrator to send a cure
letter to the company to remedy problems within 30 days. Action: Administration
- Economic Development
Matter: Revised MOU for Unannounced Company - Approved revised Memorandum
of Understanding as recommended by the Economic Development Committee.
Input – No one spoke.
9. Motion Period/Announcements
– None made.