Orange County Board of Commissioners
Meeting Summary for November 1, 2022
The Orange County Board of Commissioners conducted a business meeting on November 1, 2022. A replay of the meeting is viewable at the following link: http://www.orangecountync.gov/967/Meeting-Videos.
The agenda included the items below. The following is a brief summary of the Board’s actions. This summary should not be viewed as official minutes.
4. Proclamations/ Resolutions/ Special Presentations
a. Proclamation Recognizing Mike Smith, Dean of UNC School of Government
The Board approved a proclamation recognizing Mike Smith, Dean of the School of Government at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. (Unanimous)
b. Native American Heritage Month Proclamation
The Board proclaimed November 2022 as Native American Heritage Month. This item was added at the beginning of the meeting. (Unanimous)
5. Public Hearings
a. Public Hearing on Orange County’s HOME-ARP Allocation Plan
The Board held a public hearing on Orange County’s HOME-ARP Allocation Plan.
b. Public Hearing on 2021 Consolidated Annual Performance Report (CAPER) for the HOME Investment Partnerships (HOME) Program
The Board held a public hearing on the draft Consolidated Annual Performance Report (CAPER) for the HOME Investment Partnerships (HOME) Program.
c. 2022 Orange County Transit Plan Update – Public Hearing
The Board held a public hearing, received the Policy Steering Committee, Staff Working Group, and Orange Unified Transportation Board recommendations, and took action on the 2022 Orange County Transit Plan (OCTP) Update. (Unanimous)
6. Regular Agenda
a. Food Council Memorandum of Understanding Agreement Renewal
This item was removed from the agenda at the beginning of the meeting and will be discussed at a future meeting.
b. Durham & Orange Transit Plan Governance Study – Interlocal Agreement Between Orange County, Durham-Chapel Hill-Carrboro Metropolitan Planning Organization, and Research Triangle Regional Public Transportation Authority
The Board adopted the Orange County Transit Plan Interlocal Agreement (ILA). (Unanimous)
8. Consent Agenda
a. Minutes (Approved)
b. Motor Vehicle Property Tax Release/Refund (Approved)
c. Property Tax Releases/Refunds (Approved)
d. Late Applications for Property Tax Exemption/Exclusion (Approved)
e. Approval of White Cross Volunteer Fire Department ARPA Contract (Approved)
f. Approval of Sale of Orange County Property - PIN 9885833971, Hillsborough, NC (Approved)
g. Change in BOCC Meeting Schedule for 2023 (Approved)
h. Boards and Commissions – Appointments (Approved)
i. Opioid Advisory Committee – Composition Amendment (Approved)
a. Opioid Advisory Committee – Appointments Discussion
The Board discussed and approved initial appointments to the Opioid Advisory Committee.
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