Building and Zoning Director Interviews, BOCC, March 7, 2013

Building and Zoning Director Interviews

LEVY COUNTY BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS

MARCH 7, 2013

 

 

Interviews for the Building & Zoning Director by the Board of Levy County Commissioners were held on March 7, 2013 beginning at 9:30 AM in the Levy County Board of County Commissioners meeting room, with the following Commissioners present:

 

Chairman Ryan Bell

Comm. John Meeks

Comm. Mike Joyner

Comm. Danny Stevens

Comm. Chad Johnson

            Also present were:

County Coordinator – Fred Moody

 

Comm. Bell called the meeting to order at 9:32 A.M.

 

Jacqueline Martin spoke to the Board explaining changes to a chart she had passed out to the Commissioners regarding the minimum experience qualifications of each applicant for the Building & Zoning Director position.  The Standard Building Code Administrator is the only minimum requirement.  A Certified Plans Examiner License or Certified Building Inspector License is preferred.  All three qualifications were listed as minimum experience requirements.

 

The two (2) applicants listed below were interviewed by the Board for the position of Building & Zoning Director:

 

Luther Council, Jr.                    William Hammond

 

The meeting recessed at 11:03 A.M.

The meeting reconvened at 11:12 A.M.

 

The Commissioners stated their preference for the applicants as follows:

 

Luther Council, Jr.                    William Hammond

 

Comm. Stevens                        Comm. Johnson

Comm. Meeks                         Comm. Joyner

Comm. Bell

 

After discussion, Comm. Johnson made a motion to form a Committee for salary negations consisting of Fred Moody, Jacqueline Martin and Comm. Bell.  Second was made by Comm. Joyner and the MOTION CARRIES.

 

Comm. Joyner made a motion to select William Hammond for the position of Building & Zoning Director.  Second was made by Comm. Johnson and the MOTION CARRIES.  Comm. Stevens votes NO.

 

The Committee agreed to meet with Mr. Hammond on March 11th at 9:00 A.M. for salary negotiations.  The results will be presented to the Board for approval at the next Board meeting.

 

Comm. Stevens made a motion to allow the Committee to negotiate a salary with Mr. Hammond up to $75,000 contingent upon him taking on the added responsibility of Code Enforcement.  This will also include the possibility of a “take home” vehicle.  Second was made by Comm. Meeks and the MOTION CARRIES.

 

 

THERE BEING NO FURTHER BUSINESS TO COME BEFORE THE COMMISSION, THE INTERVIEWS ENDED AT 12:14 A.M.

 

ATTEST:                                                                                             BOARD OFCOUNTYCOMMISSIONERS

LEVY COUNTY,FL

 

 

____________________________________                                    ____________________________________

Clerk of Court, Danny J. Shipp                                                 Chairman, Ryan Bell