Orange County Board of Commissioners
Meeting Summary January 21, 2020
The Orange County Board of Commissioners met on Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at the BOCC meeting room in the Whitted Facility, 300 W. Tryon Street in Hillsborough. The agenda included the items below. The following is a brief summary of the Board actions. This summary should not be viewed as official minutes. (Commissioner Bedford arrived at 7:40 p.m. during item 4-b.)
4. Proclamations/ Resolutions/ Special Presentations
a. National Mentoring Month Proclamation
The Board voted to approve a proclamation designating January 2020 as National Mentoring Month in Orange County. (Unanimous)
b. OWASA Annual Update Presentation
The Board received a presentation and information from the Orange Water and Sewer Authority (OWASA) on recent activities.
c. Update on the Orange County Food Council
The Board received an update from the Food Council about activities in the 2019 – 2020 fiscal year and the proposed scope of work for the 2020 - 2021 fiscal year.
6. Regular Agenda
a. 2020 Greene Tract Resolution and Environmental Assessment Interlocal Agreement
The Board voted to approve the 2020 Greene Tract Resolution and Interlocal Agreement between Orange County, the Town of Chapel Hill, and the Town of Carrboro to jointly fund the costs of an environmental assessment related to the Greene Tract and authorize the Chair to sign. (Unanimous)
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