Upcoming Hamilton County Commission Agenda

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Here is the upcoming Hamilton County Commission agenda for Wednesday:

ROLL CALL


INVOCATION -


PLEDGE TO THE FLAG -
Commissioner Bankston


Presentation Tobacco Free Chattanooga - Dr. Sean Richardson, Chairman of Tobacco Free Chattanooga.


Presentation Special Presentation - Marty Haynes, Hamilton County Assessor of Property - Agenda Session


Only September 11, 2019.


Minutes Recessed Meeting - August 28, 2019


Minutes Agenda Session - August 28, 2019


Minutes Regular Meeting - September 4, 2019


Report Compliance with ThreeStar Program


Res.

No. 919-17 A Resolution to approve and accept applications for notary public positions, the bonds and oaths of notaries previously elected, oaths of Deputy Sheriffs, and the oath of Chairman and Chairman Pro Tempore of the Hamilton County Board of Commissioners.


Res. No. 919-18 A Resolution to appoint one (1) member to the Hamilton County Health and Safety Hearing Board to fill an unexpired term ending April 20, 2020.


Res. No. 919-19 A Resolution making an appropriation to Harrison Ruritan Foundation in the amount of five hundred dollars ($500.00) from General Fund travel discretionary monies, as allotted to District Five.


Res. No. 919-20 A Resolution making an appropriation to Harrison Ruritan Foundation in the amount of one thousand dollars ($1,000.00) from General Fund travel discretionary monies, as allotted to District Six.


Res. No. 919-21 A Resolution making an appropriation to Harrison Ruritan Foundation in the amount of one thousand dollars ($1,000.00) from General Fund travel discretionary monies, as allotted to District Seven.


Res. No. 919-22 A Resolution making an appropriation to Harrison Ruritan Foundation in the amount of one thousand dollars ($1,000.00) from General Fund travel discretionary monies, as allotted to District Nine.


Res. No. 919-23 A Resolution accepting the proposals of Cigna and Sun Life Insurance Company to provide Voluntary Dental Insurance for Hamilton County employees and authorizing the County Mayor to sign any contracts necessary to implement this Resolution.


Res. No. 919-24 A Resolution to approve the regulations governing the use of the County Right-of-Way.


Res. No. 919-25 A Resolution approving the purchase, from the Tennessee Statewide Contract/SWC-209 of two (2) vehicles to be utilized as unmarked vehicles, for an amount not to exceed $60,000.00 for the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office, and authorizing the County Mayor to sign any contracts necessary to implement this Resolution.


Res. No. 919-26 A Resolution approving the purchase of twenty (20) vehicles amounting to $667,524.00 from Ford of Murfreesboro from the state contract SWC-209 for the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office, and authorizing the County Mayor to sign any contracts necessary to implement this Resolution.


Res. No. 919-27 A Resolution authorizing the Office of Emergency Management and Homeland Security to apply for a 2019 Homeland Security Grant with the Tennessee Department of Military and the Tennessee Emergency Management Agency with a period beginning September 1, 2019 and ending April 30, 2022 and allowing the Mayor to execute the contract upon receipt of the grant.


Res. No. 919-28 A Resolution accepting the bid of Eskola, LLC for the Hamilton County Courthouse re-roofing project amounting to $1,542,267.00, for the Hamilton County Engineering Department and authorizing the County Mayor to sign any contracts necessary to implement this Resolution.


Res. No. 919-29 A Resolution granting a Special Permit for a Short Term Vacation Rental for property located at 5701 Island View Drive.


Res. No. 919-30 A Resolution to rezone from A-1 Agricultural District and R-2 Residential District to R-1 Single Family Residential District, for property located at 3132 Ooltewah Ringgold Road.


Res. No. 919-31A A Resolution granting a Special Exceptions Permit for a Residential Planned Unit Development for property located at 3132 Ooltewah Ringgold Road.


Res. No. 919-31B A Resolution granting a Special Exceptions Permit for a Residential Planned Unit Development for property located at 3132 Ooltewah Ringgold Road.


Res. No. 919-32 A Resolution to Amend the Hamilton County Zoning Regulations, Article II. Definitions by Adding a Definition for Commercial Agriculture, Commercial Animal Husbandry, Open Air Market, and to Amend Article IV. A-1 Agricultural District to Permit a Special Commercial Agricultural and Commercial Animal Husbandry, and to Amend Article VI. Special Permits by the Hamilton County Commission to Add Regulation Standards for Commercial Agriculture and Commercial Animal Husbandry.


ANNOUNCEMENTS


DELEGATIONS ON MATTERS OTHER THAN ZONING




Latest Hamilton County Arrest Report

Cleveland, Tn., Couple Sues Chattanooga Police Officer They Say Rear-Ended Them

Fort Oglethorpe Arrest Report For Feb. 21-27


Here is the latest Hamilton County arrest report: BALLANGER, LATANYA MICHELLE 3800 PROVIDENCE APT 8 CHATTANOOGA, 37411 Age at Arrest: 37 years old Arresting Agency: Chattanooga THEFT ... (click for more)

A Cleveland, Tn., couple has sued a Chattanooga Police officer, saying that Mark Pollard rear-ended them on Shallowford Road on April 27, 2019. Jeffrey and Rachel Lovingood are also suing ... (click for more)

Here is the Fort Oglethorpe arrest report for Feb. 21-27: 02-21-2020 Robert Michael Flowers, 27, 304 Amherst Street, Fort Oglethorpe arrested on a charge of driving under the influence of ... (click for more)




Breaking News

Latest Hamilton County Arrest Report

Here is the latest Hamilton County arrest report: BALLANGER, LATANYA MICHELLE 3800 PROVIDENCE APT 8 CHATTANOOGA, 37411 Age at Arrest: 37 years old Arresting Agency: Chattanooga THEFT OF PROPERTY UNDER 1000 ---- BATES, KENNETH DEE WAYNE 3118 WHEELER AVE CHATTANOOGA, 37406 Age at Arrest: 23 years old Arresting Agency: Red Bank Booked for Previous Charges or ... (click for more)

Cleveland, Tn., Couple Sues Chattanooga Police Officer They Say Rear-Ended Them

A Cleveland, Tn., couple has sued a Chattanooga Police officer, saying that Mark Pollard rear-ended them on Shallowford Road on April 27, 2019. Jeffrey and Rachel Lovingood are also suing the city of Chattanooga in the complaint that asks $300,000 in compensatory damages. The Hamilton County Circuit Court suit says the couple was stopped for traffic in their 2017 Toyota Highlander ... (click for more)

Opinion

Good Urban Design

Chattanooga is enjoying a robust movement to plan developments in a number of downtown neighborhoods, and there is good reason to believe that well designed development should be welcomed. The opposite is also true, that bad or poorly designed development should not be welcomed, especially if it seriously degrades the existing neighborhood. In the case of a sought after rezoning ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: The Saturday Funnies

At a recent self-help workshop for adult trauma victims, the main group was split into teams of eight for lunch. Each table was assigned a question, “What was your worst moment in your comeback?” At our table, everyone laughed about each other’s life-changing event but a beautiful girl, who had been a surgeon before a rare eye disease quickly took her sight, was dazzling. Currently, ... (click for more)

Sports

Hoops Central: Lady Vols Close Out Regular Season At Auburn On Sunday

Tennessee (19-9, 9-6 SEC) closes out the regular season on the road, taking on the Auburn Tigers (10-16, 4-11 SEC) in their Senior Day game on Sunday afternoon at Auburn Arena. Tip-off is slated for 2:05 p.m. CT (3:05 ET). This will mark the first meeting of 2019-20 between the Lady Vols and AU, who stand tied for fifth and in 12th, respectively, in the SEC standings entering ... (click for more)

Lady Vols Prevail Over Ole Miss, 77-66, On Senior Night

The Lady Vols prevailed over an upset-minded Ole Miss team on Thursday, taking a 77-66 win on Senior Night at Thompson-Boling Arena. Junior Rennia Davis was Tennessee's (19-9, 9-6 SEC) high scorer, recording her 28th career double-double with 19 points and 11 rebounds. Freshman Tamari Key and sophomore Rae Burrell were also in double figures, with Key scoring a career high ... (click for more)