Charles County, Maryland

County Commissioners Meeting Agenda for Jan 8 and 9, 2019

For Immediate Release
Thursday, January 3, 2019 - 2:30pm

County Commissioners Meeting Agenda for Jan 8 and 9, 2019

Tuesday, Jan. 8
Charles County Commissioners' Meeting

9 a.m.  – The Open Session of the Commissioners’ Meeting begins in the Commissioner’s Meeting Room.

• Call to Order/Pledge of Allegiance
• Recognition: Oath of Office Certificates of Appreciation

9:10 a.m.  – Commissioners' Comments

9:15 a.m.  – Approval: Minutes of Dec. 11, 2018

9:20 a.m.  – Approval Items

9:30 a.m.  – Update: Bill 2018-10 Board of Fire and Rescue Membership

The Closed Session will begin at 9:40 a.m. in the Government Building Conference Room.  All or a portion of this session may be closed pursuant to Section 3-305(b)(1)(8) of the General Provisions Article of the Annotated Code of Maryland.

11 a.m.  – The Open Session of the Commissioners’ Meeting begins in the Commissioner’s Meeting Room.

• Briefing: Inclement Weather and Snow Removal Policies and Procedures

1 p.m.  – Commissioners’ Meeting continues at the Charles County Board of Education, 5980 Radio Station Road, La Plata for the Board of Education Recognition of Charles County High Schools' Pages to the Maryland General Assembly for the 2019 Legislative Session

1:30 p.m.  – The Open Session of the Commissioners’ Meeting continues in the Commissioner’s Meeting Room.
Department Briefing: Fiscal & Administrative Services

2:15 p.m.  – Discussion: Charles County Options for a Charles County Fire Marshall

2:30 p.m.  – Work Session and Request for Approval: Board of County Commissioners Rules of Procedures

2:50 p.m.  – Work Session: Charles County Sponsorship Process

3:10 p.m.  – Work Session: Commissioners' Standard Operating Procedures (SOP): Community Support Policy
and County Commissioner Expense Policy

3:30 p.m.  – Action on Boards, Committees, and Commissions

3:35 p.m.  –  Commissioner's New Business

5:30 p.m. – Registration opens to sign in to speak at the 6 p.m. public hearing.

6 p.m. – Public Hearing: Board of Fire and Rescue Membership Bill 2018-10

Wednesday, Jan. 9
Charles County Commissioners' Meeting

Commissioners Tour
10 a.m.  – Briefing and Tour: Naval Support Facility Indian Head at 3838 Strauss Ave., Indian Head

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About Charles County Government
The mission of Charles County Government is to provide our citizens the highest quality service possible in a timely, efficient and courteous manner. To achieve this goal, our government must be operated in an open and accessible atmosphere, be based on comprehensive long- and short-term planning and have an appropriate managerial organization tempered by fiscal responsibility. We support and encourage efforts to grow a diverse workplace. Charles County is a place where all people thrive, and businesses grow and prosper; where the preservation of our heritage and environment is paramount; where government services to its citizens are provided at the highest level of excellence; and where the quality of life is the best in the nation.

It is the policy of Charles County to provide equal employment opportunity to all persons regardless of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religious or political affiliation or opinion, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, or any other status protected by law.