It was a very brief meeting of the Cherokee County Commission– lasting less than ten minutes.
Commission Chairman Kirk Day announced the appointments/reappointment’s to the Alabama Mountain Lakes Tourist Association Board of Directors to fill the term ending September 30, 2014 would be made at the August 11, 2014 meeting – Submittal of resumes, letters, etc. will be accepted through Wednesday 6, 2014.
The Commission approved two requests for special funds – $4,000 to the So-Cool Summer Program, with $1,000 coming from each Commissioner and $800 to Centre Otters Swimming Team which will also be divided between each of the four Commissioners.
In other business the Commission approved the hiring of Heath Compton for the position of part-time Library Assistant at the Cherokee County Public Library and also approved the placements of signs marking the Trail of Tears locations along county right-of-ways as requested by the Cherokee County Historical Society.
Excess land redemptions were approved in the amount of $58.48 to Reba Ray and to Jack Mackey in the amount of $50.22
The next regular meeting of the Cherokee County Commission is scheduled for Monday August 11, 2014 at 10:00am in the County Administration Building.