Davidson’s Town Board meets Tuesday, Nov. 12, with an agenda that includes a possible votes the proposed 5-year plan for major capital projects and the Davidson Walks and Rolls Active Transportation Plan. The board also is expected to vote to designate two homes in the old part of town as historic landmarks, and to begin the voluntary annexation process for the site of the $36 million Carolinas HealthCare System behavioral health hospital, off NC 73 east of town.
Meanwhile, town officials also will consider expanding the Planning and Livability Boards ”to accommodate growing community population and increased citizen interest in community service.” And the board will fund a study of flashing beacons at Davidson-Concord Road and Robert Walker Drive, the scene of a serious pedestrian accident earlier this year.
The meeting begins at 6pm at Davidson Town Hall, 216 S. Main St. See the full agenda below or on the Town Website.
DAVIDSON TOWN BOARD AGENDA
NOV. 12, 2013, 6 PM
I. CALL TO ORDER
(a) Recognize Girl Scout Troop 363 for Silver Award and President’s Volunteer Service Award
III. CHANGES TO AGENDA
IV. PUBLIC COMMENTS
V. PUBLIC HEARINGS
(a) Designation of Historic Landmarks (tax parcel 00702305 and 00326203) – the properties are “Mabonsie,” a log home at 312 Thompson St. built as a retreat for Bonnie and Johnsie Shelton in 1934; and the Violet Currie House at 525 N. Main St. Both houses would become eligible for reduced taxes.
(a) Approve Minutes from October 8, 2013; Approve Minutes from October 22, 2013
(b) Approve Personnel Policy Update: Interim Assignment – allows short-term salary increases for short-term assignments.
(c) Appoint Ron Powell to the Fireman’s Relief Fund Board
(d) Approve Tax Levy Adjustments
(e) Approve 2 Budget Amendments – The board will add money to this year’s budget for a study and design of flashing beacons at Robert Walker Drive and Davidson-Concord Rd as requested by the Board at Oct. 8 regular meeting. A second amendment would appropriate funding from FY 12-13 out of fund balance for Ada Jenkins bathroom renovations for ADA compliance and Parks & Recreation master plan. These projects were not put under contract until FY 13-14.
(f) Adopt the Revised Meeting Schedule
VII. NEW BUSINESS
(a) Consider Expanding Citizen membership on Planning and Livability Boards to Accommodate Growing Community Population and Increased citizen Interest in Community Service.
(b) Consider Resolution 2013-12 Directing the Clerk to Investigate Sufficiency of Voluntary Non-Contiguous Annexation: Carolinas Health Care
VIII. OLD BUSINESS
(a) Consider Approval of Designation of Historic Landmarks (tax parcel 00702305 and 00326203)
(b) Consider Approval of the Davidson Walks and Rolls Active Transportation Plan
(c) Consider Adoption of Capital Improvement Plan