7/10/2008 - Special Called Meeting
Special Called Meeting
July 10, 2008
The Tallapoosa County Commission held a special called meeting July 10, 2008 at the Courthouse in Dadeville, AL at 9:00 a.m. Tallapoosa Publishers was present.
Chairman Shaw called the meeting to order.
Commissioner Tapley gave the invocation.
Chairman Shaw led the Pledge of Allegiance.
Chairman Shaw called the roll. All commissioners were present.
Public Comments from Citizens:
Dave Heinzen appeared before the Commission on behalf of the Citizens for Good Government. He supports cooperation between the Commission and Citizens for Good Government. He encouraged the Commission to be responsible in meeting the needs of our Korean friends.
Public Comments from Elected Officials:
Commissioner Coley addressed the Commission concerning the need for confidentiality while dealing with economic development.
Commissioner Tapley made a motion to hire Dwight Stewart as License Inspector. Commissioner Shaw seconded the motion. The motion passed by a 4-0 vote. Commissioner Tapley, Allen, Shaw, and Thweatt voted yes. Commissioner Coley abstained from voting.
Discussion Items by Commissioners:
Commissioner Coley informed everyone that his acquaintances employed by Kwan Sung are pleased with the company.
Lake Martin Area Economic Development Director Don McClellan made a request for the Commission to call an Executive Session to discuss economic development related to KwangSung and potential competition.
Commissioner Thweatt made a motion to enter into an executive session. Commissioner Allen seconded the motion. The motion passed by a unanimous vote.
Commissioner Allen made a motion to enter regular session. Commissioner Coley seconded the motion. The motion passed by a unanimous vote.
Commissioner Allen made a motion to table the request by KwangSung. Commissioner Coley seconded the motion. The motion passed unanimously.
Commissioner Allen made a motion to adjourn. Commissioner Coley seconded the motion. The motion passed unanimously. The meeting was adjourned.