Orange County Board of Commissioners
Business Meeting Agenda for January 18, 2022
Due to current public health concerns, the Orange County Board of Commissioners will conduct a virtual business meeting on January 18, 2022. Members of the Board of Commissioners will participate in the meeting remotely. Members of the public will be able to view and listen to the meeting and have the opportunity to provide public comment. The public may submit written comments by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
. Individuals who wish to speak must pre-register using the instructions included in the agenda.
As in prior meetings, the meeting will be streamed in real-time on the County’s website for public viewing/listening at http://www.orangecountync.gov/967/Meeting-Videos
. There will also be real-time broadcast on Spectrum Cable and video-recording for future television broadcast and reference on the County’s website.
The full agenda for the Orange County Board of Commissioners’ virtual business meeting on Tuesday, January 18, 2022 has been posted to the link below. https://www.orangecountync.gov/AgendaCenter/ViewFile/Agenda/_01182022-1445
For a link to each agenda item as a separate file, please use the link below.http://server3.co.orange.nc.us:8088/WebLink/0/fol/66673/Row1.aspx Virtual Business MeetingJanuary 18, 20227:00 p.m.Viewable on the link below http://orangecountync.gov/967/Meeting-Videos AGENDA HIGHLIGHTS 4. Proclamations/ Resolutions/ Special Presentationsa. Recognition of County Employee Retirements from October 1, 2021 through December 31, 2021
The Board will recognize and express gratitude to recent County employee retirees for their devotion and service to Orange County and its residents.b. Recognition of Felix Nwoko, Former Manager of DCHC MPO
The Board will recognize Felix Nwoko, former manager of the Durham Chapel Hill Carrboro Metropolitan Planning Organization, upon his retirement on December 31, 2021. 6. Regular Agendaa. One Orange Countywide Racial Equity Framework
The Board will review the updated Countywide Racial Equity Framework and to consider approving this framework for moving forward with the multi-jurisdiction collaborative work on racial equity. 8. Consent Agendaa. Minutesb. Motor Vehicle Property Tax Releases/Refundsc. Property Tax Releases/Refundsd. Applications for Property Tax Exemption/Exclusione. Advertisement of Tax Liens on Real Propertyf. Human Relations Commission – Approval of Request for Changes to the Meeting Scheduleg. Fiscal Year 2021-22 Budget Amendment #6h. Approval of Financing Arrangements for New Hope Volunteer Fire Department to Purchase Fire Trucki. Fourth Quarterly Report (2021 Q4) and 2021 Annual Report for Orange County’s CDBG-CV Grantj. Change in BOCC Meeting Schedule for 2022k. West End Revitalization Association Letter of Support
Public Comment Instructions
Public Comment – Written
Members of the public may provide written public comment by submitting it to the email@example.com email address. The Orange County Board of Commissioners, County Manager, County Attorney and Clerk to the Board will be copied on all of the emails that are submitted.
Public Comment – Verbal
(for Items not on the Agenda, Agenda Items and Public Hearings)
Members of the public are asked to contact the Clerk to the Board using the email address firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 3:00 PM on the day of the meeting and indicate they wish to speak during the meeting.
When submitting the request to speak, include the following:
• The date of the meeting
• The agenda item (example: 4-a) you wish to speak on
• Your name, address, email and phone number
Prior to the meeting, speakers will be emailed Zoom access information and instructions on how to make comments during the live meeting.