Commissioner Bill Ledford was honored for 42 years of service to Bradley County. at a meeting of the Bradley County Commission on Monday afternoon.
The Bradley County SPCA was also discussed, with Commissioner Charlotte Peak-Jones pointing out that the SPCA's official policy was only to take animals surrendered by county residents.
However, Bradley County SPCA President Betti Gravelle said to the Cleveland City Council that the organization would make exceptions for animals brought in by individuals.
While Monday's voting agenda was empty, several issues were scheduled to be discussed during the next sessions.
County Mayor Gary Davis placed the Board of Education budget proposal on the May 19 agenda. Commissioner Peak-Jones also asked to place a discussion about the county's tobacco and nicotine policies onto the May 26 work session agenda.
Commissioner Ed Elkins also announced that the finance committee meeting was rescheduled to meet immediately after the May 19 commission.