Harnett County Board of Commissioners held a regular meeting this morning, October 3, in the Commissioners Meeting Room at the Harnett County Resource Center and Library.
Commissioners kicked off the meeting with unanimously approving several action items in the consent agenda. These action items included:
Next, Commissioners opened a public comment period for citizens to address the Board. There were seven citizens to provide remarks on various topics.
Following the public comment period, Commissioners discussed proposed text amendments to the Harnett County Unified Development Ordinance in order to establish the “Ed-Med” Highway Corridor Overlay District. Commissioners voted 4 to 1 to approve the text amendments.
Commissioners then discussed a zoning change from residential to commercial at the intersection of NC Hwy 27 and Baileys Crossroads Road in Grove Township. Commissioners voted unanimously to deny this zoning change.
Commissioners discussed a second proposed zoning change from commercial to residential along NC Hwy 24 in the Johnsonville Township. Commissioners voted unanimously to approve this zoning change.
County Commissioners then approved various budget amendments as requested by the Finance Officer and tax rebates, refunds, and releases as requested by the Tax Administrator.
Last, County Manager Brent Trout provided his report, which included interdepartmental budget amendments and the North Carolina Department of State Treasurer Retirement System Division Contribution Based Benefit Cap Report.
The next County Commissioners regular meeting will be held on Monday, October 17 at 6:00 PM. You can watch this morning’s meeting in full by visiting Harnett County Government’s youtube channel or the Commissioners webpage at harnett.org/boc.