The annual report regarding the county's 40-year investment in the area planning and development district was presented to the commission during its regular meeting Tuesday at the
Among the projects the district helped with in
The organization serves 16 counties in the south-central part of the state and assists with grant writing, land use planning, mapping, small business loans and business consulting.
Henderson said the county has received
The district also manages the Governor's House program in the region through the
"There's some resources out there that could be helpful for some communities," he said.
The county pays about
"You don't pay us to sit on our hands," Henderson told the board.
"I would say it's been a good investment," Commission Chairman
Henderson responded to last week's news regarding the county's effort to have its own wage survey. He said District III will put together a statewide survey that is more suitable for a county of
"That will give everyone in the state something to work off of," he said.
During the regular meeting Tuesday, the commissioners:
--Discussed a new
--Tabled a discussion regarding the county's credit card policy for a later meeting.
--Approved a contingency transfer request regarding the election budget.
--Approved an abatement for property taxes.
--Denied a welfare request.
--Approved bills and timesheets
--Acknowledged the absence of commissioner
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