On the agenda, May 20


May 17, 2013 — The Cabarrus County Board of Commissioners will hold its regular meeting on Monday, May 20, at 6:30 p.m. in the meeting chambers of the Government Center (65 Church St. SE, Concord).
Here are some topics on the May 20 meeting agenda. You can watch the meeting live on Time Warner Cable Channel 22, follow live tweets from the meeting (#CCBOC) or catch the meeting playback on Channel 22 and YouTube.
  • County Manager presentation of the proposed FY14 Cabarrus County Budget
    The Cabarrus County Manager will present the proposed Cabarrus County Budget for Fiscal Year 2014 to the Board of Commissioners. A copy of the proposed budget will be filed in the office of the clerk to the board on that same evening and will be available for public inspection at the Cabarrus County Governmental Center during regular business hours. The 2014 preliminary budget will also post to the County's website.
The Board of Commissioners will hold budget workshop meetings in the Multipurpose Room at the Governmental Center (65 Church Street SE, Concord) on May 28, 29 and 30 at 4 p.m.
The Board will consider adoption of the proposed budget at its June 17 meeting, at which time a public hearing on the proposed budget is required and citizens are encouraged to attend and to present written or oral comments.
  • Public Hearing, 6:30 p.m. Planning and Development Proposed Text Amendments: Amendments to Cabarrus County Zoning Ordinance (TEXT2013-00001) and Amendments to Cabarrus County Subdivision Ordinance (TEXT2013-00002)
    The Cabarrus County Planning and Zoning Commission voted 9-0 at the April 9 meeting to forward the proposed amendments to the Board of Commissioners for final consideration. The Text Amendment Committee also reviewed the proposed changes. Chapter 7- Section 7-3 Uses Permitted Based on Standards (PBS)-Proposed text changes to Chapter 7, Section 7-1, 7-2, and 7-3, 1, Accessory Dwelling Unit. The proposed language corrects typos and codifies that only one accessory dwelling unit is permitted per parcel. Chapter 8, Conditional Use -Chapter 8, #21. Reception Facilities. The proposed language addresses access for the facilities from public and private roads and clarifies setbacks where waterbodies exist. Cabarrus County Subdivision Ordinance, Section 11, Public and Private Roads. The proposed language codifies when existing 45' right-of-ways may be used for access and clarifies that private roads must be built to the public standard. Cabarrus County Subdivision Ordinance, Section 5, Final Plat Requirements. The proposed language adds an optional certificate that may be used for exemption plats and corrects typos in other certificates. For all proposed amendments, additions are in red text. Strikethrough text to be removed.

  • Vote on Resolution relating to the Rights and Protections of the Second Amendment
    Board will review a motion to approve the Resolution of the Cabarrus County Board of Commissioners Relating to the Rights and Protection of the Second Amendment to the United States Constitution and Article I, Section 30 of the North Carolina Constitution.

  • Vote to add a compost facility to the Construction & Demolition Landfill
    Board will review a motion to approve a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between Cabarrus County and Agromatters, LLC, as it relates specifically to the Irish Potato Road C&D Landfill, subject to review and/or revision by the County Attorney.

Public feedback:
Residents may make comments in person or by written communication. In-person participants can present comments lasting no longer than three minutes. When you arrive at the meeting, please complete a yellow comment card, found at the end of each row, and submit your request to speak to the Clerk to the Board of Commissioners. If reasonable accommodations are required for participation in the hearing, please contact the ADA Coordinator at 704-920-2100 at least 48 hours prior to the hearing. Residents can also submit written comments to the Clerk to the Board via email at MISmit@cabarruscounty.us or postal mail at P.O. Box 707, Concord, NC 28026. You can also contact Board members directly.
*Board of Commissioners meeting agendas are subject to change.*