Board of Commissioners

                            Meeting Agenda


                  April 18, 2005 – 2:00 p.m.








 INVOCATION:  Commissioner Tony Gurley


1.         Approval of Agenda

2.         Minutes of Commissioners' Meetings of April 4 2005; April 5, 2005; and April 11, 2005

3.         Wake County Council of Veterans Organizations Presentation

4.         Presentation of Results of Neuse River Cleanup Event on April 2, 2005

5.         Recognition of Recipients of the North Carolina Association of County Commissioners’ Outstanding County Program Award

6.         General Services’ Department Business Plan Presentation

7.         The Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce Presentation



            All items on the Consent Agenda are considered to be routine and may be enacted by one motion. If a County Commissioner requests discussion on an item, the item will be removed from the Consent Agenda and considered separately.


8a.       Approval of Two-Year Agreements with Sprint to Provide Network Services to Support the County’s New Mobile Wireless Data Service


8b.      United States Environmental Protection Agency Targeted Watershed Grant Proposal


8c.       Resolution Regarding Designation of the Sheriff to Make Recommendations to the NC ABC Commission on ABC Permit Applications           





9.         Public Hearing on the Allocation of $360,491 from the State of North Carolina Department of Transportation for the Rural Operating Assistance Program


Procedure for Public Hearing


Open Public Hearing

                        Comments by Interested Parties

                        Close Public Hearing

                        Action by Board of Commissioners


10.       Public Hearing   to Consider the Request to Rename Old Faison Road, Beginning at Hodge Road and Extending Northeast Approximately 1,000 LF to Its Terminus on the South Side of the New US 64 Knightdale Bypass


Procedure for Public Hearing


Open Public Hearing

                        Comments by Interested Parties

                        Recommendation by Planning Staff

                        Close Public Hearing

                        Action by Board of Commissioners


11.       2005-2010 Affordable Housing Consolidated Plan


12.       Local Inpatient Psychiatric Facility Update


13.       Interlocal Agreement With the City of Raleigh and Town of Garner for Planning the Swift Creek Greenway Trail


14.       Brassfield /Honeycutt Road Sidewalk Project Easements


15.       Request From Wake County Board of Education to Appropriate Plan 2004 Funds


16.       Committee Reports


17.       Other Business


18.       Public Comments:  Comments from the public will be received at 3 p.m.

for 30 minutes. A signup sheet for those who wish to speak during the public comments section of the meeting is located in the back of the Board room.

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