LAURENS COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS
JUNE 22, 2017 @ 5:30 P.M.
The Laurens County Board of Commissioners held their regularly scheduled meeting on Thursday, June 22, 2017, at 5:30 P.M. Present were Chairman Trae Kemp, Commissioners, Jeff Davis, Emory Lake and County Administrator Bryan Rogers. Commissioner Tommy Daniel was absent. Commissioner Roscoe Brower was absent due to illness; County Attorney Billy Kight was absent due to a scheduled appointment. County Administrator Bryan Rogers gave the invocation and led the Pledge of Allegiance.
The first item was the approval of the minutes of the June 6, 2017 regular meeting. Commissioner Jeff Davis made a motion to approve the minutes for the regular meeting. Commissioner Emory Lake seconded the motion. All voted in favor.
The next item was to Adopt FY 2018 Budget. Chairman Trae Kemp asked if anyone had any questions concerning the budget. Being none, Commissioner Jeff Davis made a motion to adopt the 2018 FY budget. Commissioner Emory Lake seconded the motion. All voted in favor.
Next was Cancel, July 4, 2017 Commissioner’s Meeting. Chairman Trae Kemp stated because the July meeting falls on the July 4th holiday, the June 22, 2017 meeting will take the place of the July 2017 meeting. Commissioner Jeff Davis made a motion to cancel the July, 2017 meeting. Chairman Trae Kemp seconded the motion. All voted in favor.
Ms. Vermel Thomas was present and stated she was concerned about vacant and abandon property in her neighborhood. Ms. Thomas asked the Commissioners if someone could possibly go out and look to see if anything could be done to clean up some of this property.
There being no further business, the meeting was adjourned.