This week in government

March 23, 2009


County Administration Building

100 W. Washington St., Hagerstown

Tuesday, March 24, 9 a.m.


o 9 a.m.: Proclamation, colon cancer awareness

o 9:05 a.m.: Public safety, sheriff operations budget presentation

o 9:30 a.m.: General budget discussions

o 10:30 a.m.: Citizens participation

o 10:40 a.m.: Other business

- County attorney issues


- Appointments to County boards and commissions

- County administrator's comments

- Reports from County staff

(1) Bid award, industrial equipment lease purchase and trade for solid waste department

o 11 a.m.: Personnel changes budget discussions

o 11:45 a.m.: Depart for 530 N. Locust St.

o noon: Lunch and tour at Barr Academy

o 1 p.m.: Depart for 100 W. Washington St., Room 227

o 1:15 p.m.: Board of Education budget discussions

o 3:30 p.m.: Discussion of possible revisions to the animal control ordinance

o 4 p.m.: Closed session, to discuss the appointment, assignment, and/or performance evaluation of appointees, employees, or officials over whom it has jurisdiction; to discuss personnel matters that affect one or more specific individuals; to consult with staff about pending or potential litigation; and to consult with counsel to obtain legal advice

o 5 p.m.: Break

o 7 p.m.: Evening meeting with the Town of Clear Spring at Clear Spring Library, 12624 Broadfording Road, Clear Spring

o 7:05 p.m.: Commissioners' reports and comments

o 7:30 p.m.: Citizens participation


County Administration Building

100 W. Washington St., Hagerstown

Tuesday, March 24, 1:15 p.m.


o 1:15 p.m.: Budget discussions with the County Commissioners


City Hall, Council Chamber

1 E. Franklin St., Hagerstown

Tuesday, March 24, 4 p.m.


o 4 p.m.: Work Session

- Preliminary agenda review

- Alms House presentation

- Review of the police and fire retirement plan

- Phase one of comprehensive rezoning

- Curb and sidewalk replacement program, task force creation

- Election date ballot question revision

- Charter amendment, article viii, section 805

- Bank on request for proposal

o 6:15 p.m.: City administrator's comments, and mayor and council comments

o 6:30 p.m.: Executive session, Council Chamber, Second Floor, City Hall

- To consider a matter that concerns the proposal for a business or industrial organization to locate, expand or remain in the State

(1) Business expansion proposal

o 7:15 p.m.: Adjourn

o Arrangements can be made in advance for people with disabilities who want to attend any of these meetings. For the County Commissioners, call 240-313-2216 (Voice/TDD). For City Council, call Bruce Zimmerman at 301-797-6617 (Voice/TDD).

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