FINAL AGENDA

 

 

 

SPARTANBURG COUNTY COUNCIL

 GENERAL SESSION

MONDAY, AUGUST 17, 2009

4:00 P.M.

COUNCIL CHAMBERS

COUNTY ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE BUILDING

 

 

I.               Call to Order………………………………Honorable Jeff Horton, Chairman

 

 

II.       Receive information and take desired action regarding various Boards and Commissions:

 

A.     Board of Assessment Appeals

B.     Building Code Board of Appeals and Adjustments

C.    Domestic Violence Board

D.    EMS Advisory Committee

E.     Health Services District Board

F.     Library Board of Trustees            

G.    Piedmont Community Actions

 

 

III.       Adjourn

 

 

 

 


 

AGENDA

ECONOMIC RECRUITMENT AND DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE

SPARTANBURG COUNTY COUNCIL

MONDAY, AUGUST 17, 2009

 

COUNCIL CHAMBERS

COUNTY ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE BUILDING

 

 

 

I.         Call to Order-              Hon. David Britt, Chairman

                                                            Hon. Jeff Horton, Member

                                                            Hon. Michael Brown, Member

 

II.                   Matters before Committee:

 

A.      Receive information and take desired action in reference to a Resolution approving a five-year partial exemption to an unrelated purchaser who preserves the existing facilities and the existing number of jobs.  (Sage Automotive) – (Mr. Carter Smith, Economic Futures Group, and Mr. Seph Wunder, Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd, to present) – (Action Requested:  Adopt Resolution)

 

 

III.                  Other

 

 

IV.        Adjourn


 

AGENDA

PUBLIC HEALTH and HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE

SPARTANBURG COUNTY COUNCIL

MONDAY, AUGUST 17, 2009

 

COUNCIL CHAMBERS

COUNTY ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE BUILDING

 

 

 

I.          Call to Order -                        Hon. Jane Hall, Chairman

                                                            Hon. Tom Foster, Member

                                                            Hon. O’Neal Mintz, Member

 

 

II.                   Matters before Committee:

 

No items scheduled. 

 

 

III.                  Other

 

 

IV.               Adjourn

 

 


 

AGENDA

PERSONNEL and FINANCE COMMITTEE

SPARTANBURG COUNTY COUNCIL

MONDAY, AUGUST 17, 2009

 

COUNCIL CHAMBERS

COUNTY ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE BUILDING

 

 

 

I.          Call to Order-             Hon. Dale Culbreth, Chairman

                                                            Hon. Jeff Horton, Member

                                                            Hon. Jane Hall, Member

 

II.                   Matters before Committee:

 

A.     Receive information and take desired action in reference to an Ordinance for the purpose of establishing the Spartanburg County Tourism Public Facilities Corporation, stating its purposes and appointing the members to the Board of Directors of the Spartanburg County Tourism Public Facilities Corporation.  (Mr. Chris Story to present) - (Action Requested:  Render third reading to Ordinance)

B.     Receive information and take desired action in reference to an  Ordinance authorizing Spartanburg County, South Carolina, to execute documents including a ground lease agreement by and between Spartanburg County, South Carolina and Spartanburg County Tourism Public Facilities Corporation, a lease agreement by and between Spartanburg County, South Carolina and Spartanburg County Tourism Public Facilities Corporation relating to the issuance of not exceeding $20,000,000 Spartanburg County Tourism Public Facilities Corporation Certificates of Participation, Series 2009; consenting to the issuance of Certificates of Participation in the lease agreement in the aggregate principal amount of not exceeding $20,000,000; approving the form of a trust agreement between Spartanburg County Tourism Public Facilities Corporation and the Trustee named thereunder; and other matters relating thereto.  (Mr. Chris Story to present) – (Action Requested:  Render third reading to Ordinance)

C.    Receive information and take desired action in reference to an additional School Resource Officer position for one of the middle schools in School District Two.  (Captain Mark Barry, Sheriff’s Office, to present)

D.    Receive information and take desired action in reference to an Ordinance amending Article IV of the Spartanburg County Code relating to the Spartanburg County Fire Prevention and Protection Advisory Committee and to provide for certain other editorial revisions.  (Fire Marshal Bill Hall to present) – (Action Requested:  Render first reading to Ordinance)

E.     Receive information and take desired action in reference to proposed Identity Theft Prevention Policy.  (Ms. Lisa Benfield, Internal Auditor,  to present) – (Action Requested:  Motion to approve and adopt the Spartanburg County Identity Theft Prevention Policy)

F.     Receive updated personnel vacancy report.

 

 

III.                  Other

 

 

IV.               Adjourn


 

AGENDA

LIVABILITY COMMITTEE

SPARTANBURG COUNTY COUNCIL

MONDAY, AUGUST 17, 2009

 

COUNCIL CHAMBERS

COUNTY ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE BUILDING

 

 

 

I.          Call to Order-             Hon. Tom Foster, Chairman

                                                            Hon. David Britt, Member

                                                            Hon. Michael Brown, Member

 

 

II.                   Matters before Committee:

 

A. Receive information in reference to upcoming Library events.  (Mr. Todd Stephens, County Librarian, and Ms. Jennifer Moore, Vice Chairman, Library Board of Trustees, to present)

 

 

III.         Other

 

 

IV.        Adjourn

 

 

 

 

 


 

AGENDA

PUBLIC SAFETY and JUDICIARY COMMITTEE

SPARTANBURG COUNTY COUNCIL

MONDAY, AUGUST 17, 2009

 

COUNCIL CHAMBERS

COUNTY ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE BUILDING

 

 

 

I.          Call to Order-             Hon. Michael Brown, Chairman

                                                            Hon. Jane Hall, Member

                                                            Hon. Dale Culbreth, Member

 

 

II.          Matters before Committee:

 

A.     Receive information regarding activities of Building Codes Department.

 

 

III.         Other

 

 

IV.        Adjourn

 

 

 


 

AGENDA

LAND USE COMMITTEE

SPARTANBURG COUNTY COUNCIL

MONDAY, AUGUST 17, 2009

 

COUNCIL CHAMBERS

COUNTY ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE BUILDING

 

 

 

I.          Call to Order-             Hon. Jeff Horton, Chairman

                                                            Hon. Tom Foster, Member

                                                            Hon. O’Neal Mintz, Member

 

 

II.          Matters before Committee

 

A.     Receive information and take desired action in reference to an Ordinance amending the Spartanburg County Unified Land Management Ordinance, Ordinance Number O-99-015, as amended, to provide certain design standards for commercial and industrial uses and to provide for the amendment of certain definitions and for certain new definitions.  (Mr. Chris Story to present) - (Action Requested:  Render second reading to Ordinance) 

B.     Receive Planning Department Reports on Development Activity.

 

 

III.       Other

 

 

IV.               Adjourn


 

AGENDA

PUBLIC WORKS, BUILDINGS & GROUNDS COMMITTEE

SPARTANBURG COUNTY COUNCIL

MONDAY, AUGUST 17, 2009

 

COUNCIL CHAMBERS

COUNTY ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE BUILDING

 

 

 

I.          Call to Order-             Hon. O’Neal Mintz, Chairman

                                                            Hon. Dale Culbreth, Member

                                                            Hon. David Britt, Member

 

 

II.          Matters before Committee:

 

A.           Receive information regarding activities of Public Works Department.

 

 

III.         Other                                                              

 

 

V.                 Adjourn

 

 


 

MAIN AGENDA

County Council Meeting

 

MONDAY, AUGUST 17, 2009, 5:30 P.M.

COUNCIL CHAMBERS, ADMINISTRATION BUILDING, SPARTANBURG, SC

 

 

1.         Call to Order.................…................…............... Hon. Jeff Horton, Chairman

 

Invocation …………………………………………   Chaplain Jerry Clevenger

                                                                                                             

                                                                                                                                  

                                    Pledge of Allegiance

 

 

2.         Presentations:

 

A.         Recognition of Information Desk Volunteers.  (Ms. Kathy Rivers, Community & Economic Development Director, to present)

 

 

3.                  Conduct Public Hearings Pertaining to the Following:

 

A.     To consider an Ordinance for the purpose of establishing the Spartanburg County Tourism Public Facilities Corporation, stating its purposes and appointing the members to the Board of Directors of the Spartanburg County Tourism Public Facilities Corporation. 

B.     To consider an Ordinance authorizing Spartanburg County, South Carolina, to execute documents including a ground lease agreement by and between Spartanburg County, South Carolina and Spartanburg County Tourism Public Facilities Corporation, a lease agreement by and between Spartanburg County, South Carolina and Spartanburg County Tourism Public Facilities Corporation relating to the issuance of not exceeding $20,000,000 Spartanburg County Tourism Public Facilities Corporation Certificates of Participation, Series 2009; consenting to the issuance of Certificates of Participation in the lease agreement in the aggregate principal amount of not exceeding $20,000,000; approving the form of a trust agreement between Spartanburg County Tourism Public Facilities Corporation and the Trustee named thereunder; and other matters relating thereto. 

C.    To consider an Ordinance authorizing the execution and delivery of a fee-in-lieu of tax agreement between Spartanburg County and Iljin America Corp. and other matters relating thereto including without limitation payment of a fee-in-lieu of taxes.

D.    To consider an Ordinance to amend that certain agreement for the development of a joint industrial and business park between Spartanburg County and Cherokee County dated March 19, 2007.  (Iljin America Corp.)

E.     To consider an Ordinance to provide for the issuance and sale of not exceeding thirteen million dollars ($13,000,000) General Obligation Refunding and Improvement Bonds, Series 2009, in one or more series, of Spartanburg County, South Carolina; to prescribe the purposes for which the proceeds shall be expended; to provide for the payment thereof; and other matters relating thereto. 

F.     To consider an Application for special Public Event Exclusion from the Noise Ordinance requested by Goodwill Foundation from 7:00 a.m. on Thursday, September 10, 2009 until 7:00 p.m. on Sunday, September 13, 2009 for a Construction Theme Park fundraising event at the property adjacent to 395 Abner Creek Road, Greer. 

G.    To consider an Application for special Public Event Exclusion from the Noise Ordinance requested by Greer Dragway from 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 19, 2009 until midnight for a drag race at 1792 Dragway Road, Greer.

H.     To consider an Application for special Public Event Exclusion from the Noise Ordinance requested by Greer Dragway from 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 26, 2009 until midnight for a drag race at 1792 Dragway Road, Greer.

 

 

4.         Appearing Before Council:

 

No appearances scheduled.      

 

      

5.     Committee Reports:

       (Committee Meetings to be held at 4:00 p.m.)

 

 

ECONOMIC RECRUITMENT and DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE –

Hon. David Britt, Chairman

 

A.     Receive information and take desired action in reference to a Resolution approving a five-year partial exemption to an unrelated purchaser who preserves the existing facilities and the existing number of jobs.  (Sage Automotive) – (Action Requested:  Adopt Resolution)

 

 

PUBLIC HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE –

Hon. Jane Hall, Chairman

 

No items scheduled.      

 

 

 

 

 

PERSONNEL and FINANCE COMMITTEE - Hon. Dale Culbreth, Chairman

 

A.     Receive information and take desired action in reference to an Ordinance for the purpose of establishing the Spartanburg County Tourism Public Facilities Corporation, stating its purposes and appointing the members to the Board of Directors of the Spartanburg County Tourism Public Facilities Corporation.  (Action Requested:  Render third reading to Ordinance)

B.     Receive information and take desired action in reference to an Ordinance authorizing Spartanburg County, South Carolina, to execute documents including a ground lease agreement by and between Spartanburg County, South Carolina and Spartanburg County Tourism Public Facilities Corporation, a lease agreement by and between Spartanburg County, South Carolina and Spartanburg County Tourism Public Facilities Corporation relating to the issuance of not exceeding $20,000,000 Spartanburg County Tourism Public Facilities Corporation Certificates of Participation, Series 2009; consenting to the issuance of Certificates of Participation in the lease agreement in the aggregate principal amount of not exceeding $20,000,000; approving the form of a trust agreement between Spartanburg County Tourism Public Facilities Corporation and the Trustee named thereunder; and other matters relating thereto.  (Mr. Chris Story to present) – (Action Requested:  Render third reading to Ordinance)

C.    Receive information and take desired action in reference to an additional School Resource Officer position for one of the middle schools in School District Two.  

D.    Receive information and take desired action in reference to an Ordinance amending Article IV of the Spartanburg County Code relating to the Spartanburg County Fire Prevention and Protection Advisory Committee and to provide for certain other editorial revisions.  (Action Requested:  Render first reading to Ordinance)

E.     Receive information and take desired action in reference to proposed Identity Theft Prevention Policy.  (Action Requested:  Motion to approve and adopt the Spartanburg County Identity Theft Prevention Policy)  

F.     Receive updated personnel vacancy report.

 

 

LIVABILITY COMMITTEE - Hon. Tom Foster, Chairman

 

A.  Receive information in reference to upcoming Library events. 

 

 

PUBLIC SAFETY AND JUDICIARY COMMITTEE –

Hon. Michael Brown, Chairman

 

A.     Receive information regarding activities of Building Codes Department.

 

 

LAND USE COMMITTEE - Hon. Jeff Horton, Chairman

 

A.     Receive information and take desired action in reference to an Ordinance amending the Spartanburg County Unified Land Management Ordinance, Ordinance Number O-99-015, as amended, to provide certain design standards for commercial and industrial uses and to provide for the amendment of certain definitions and for certain new definitions.  (Action Requested:  Render second reading to Ordinance) 

B.     Receive Planning Department Reports on Development Activity.

 

 

PUBLIC WORKS, BUILDINGS and GROUNDS COMMITTEE –

Hon. O’Neal Mintz, Chairman

 

A.     Receive information regarding activities of Public Works Department.

 

 

6.                  Old Business:

 

A.     Render third reading to an Ordinance amending the Spartanburg County Code relating to Alarm Systems, Sections 28-51 through 28-55, in order to make provisions for false alarms, service charges for false alarms, notification of alarm system installation and alarm system standards.

B.     Render second reading to an Ordinance authorizing the execution and delivery of a fee-in-lieu of tax agreement between Spartanburg County and Iljin America Corp. and other matters relating thereto including without limitation payment of a fee-in-lieu of taxes.

C.    Render second reading to an Ordinance to amend that certain agreement for the development of a joint industrial and business park between Spartanburg County and Cherokee County dated March 19, 2007.  (Iljin America Corp.)

D.    Render second reading to an Ordinance to provide for the issuance and sale of not exceeding thirteen million dollars ($13,000,000) General Obligation Refunding and Improvement Bonds, Series 2009, in one or more series, of Spartanburg County, South Carolina; to prescribe the purposes for which the proceeds shall be expended; to provide for the payment thereof; and other matters relating thereto. 

 

 

7.                  New Business

 

A.     Consider an Application for special Public Event Exclusion from the Noise Ordinance requested by Goodwill Foundation from 7:00 a.m. on Thursday, September 10, 2009 until 7:00 p.m. on Sunday, September 13, 2009 for a Construction Theme Park fundraising event at the property adjacent to 395 Abner Creek Road, Greer. 

B.     Consider an Application for special Public Event Exclusion from the Noise Ordinance requested by Greer Dragway from 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 19, 2009 until midnight for a drag race at 1792 Dragway Road, Greer.

C.    Consider an Application for special Public Event Exclusion from the Noise Ordinance requested by Greer Dragway from 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 26, 2009 until midnight for a drag race at 1792 Dragway Road, Greer.

 

 

8.         Reading and approval of resolutions, ordinances, agreements, petitions, and other documents for the financing of certain industrial facilities through the issuance of Spartanburg County, industrial development or similar bonds or notes, or Fee-In-Lieu of Tax (FILOT) agreements.

 

 

9.                  Miscellaneous Council/Administrative Matters

 

 

10.       Approval of Minutes:    July 20, 2009 (Regular Meeting)

       

 

11.      Adjourn