Carroll County Commissioners Meeting | March 19, 2014

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Meeting Notes

Welcome to the Carroll County NH Commissioners meeting from 3/19/14. Commissioners: David Babson, David Sorensen and Asha Kenney collectively administer the business of the County. The Board exercises budgetary control over County operations and prepares the annual budget for the approval by the County Delegation. The Board met at the County Administration Building, 95 Water Village Rd, Ossipee and began this meeting at 1:00 pm.

Meeting analysis: Complete

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David Babson request to discuss the SpyGlass contract; Fairpoint; David Sorensen; Town of Lincoln Planning Board letter regional impact letter regarding a erection of a tower; Letter was dated March 14th;


David Sorensen; Hales Location; Conway Kennet Middle School Tuition; Kennet High School tuition; Hales location association president meeting; Eaton; Albany; Freedom; Madison Comparison; Article 2 Conway Warrant;


Conference call regarding Steve Fisher of SpyGlass Group; (financial audit of County telephone system); monthly penalties;


Robin Gordin, County Attorney introduces a new Prosecutor; Macayla Andruzzi;


Howard Chandler, MVC Administrator; budget figures requested by the County Delegation; Revenue projections;


Dominic Richardi, Carroll County Sheriff; EMPG; Emergency Management Performance Grant;


Review of March 12, 2014 meeting minutes; Corrections; Motion to accept; 2nd; Babson- aye; Sorensen- aye; Kenney- Nay;


David Babson reports- Email regarding, Wynette Degroot, HR Director, Asha Kenney, requested cell phone minutes; Cell phone bill; Asha Kenney- Jail online training program costs; recess called to allow Asha Kenney to produce information regarding the online training program;


Howard Chandler returns to report on the Trash collection contract; Bidding;


David Sorensen; David Babson; Nursing Home Staff Contract;


Asha Kenney; David Babson; David Sorensen; investigation of Cell Phone use by the HR Director; 91-a;


Asha Kenney; David Babson; David Sorensen; Investigation regarding a jail online training program;


UNH Cooperative Extension liaison report; David Babson; Cooperative Extension possible relocating to County; David Sorensen;


David Babson reports on new legislation regarding Non Public minute file safe;


Asha Kenney; David Babson; Check signing procedure; signature stamping checks; Asha Kenney complains that David Babson unfairly "singling me out" regarding checks not being signed;


Howard Chandler reports on the Nursing Home Staff union contract amendment vote;


Wynette Degroot makes a statement regarding Asha Kenney requesting her Cell phone bill statement; Confidential nature of a human resource directors duties to employees;


David Sorensen makes statement in response to the concerns the HR Director has over having her cell phone contacts identified;


Asha Kenney makes statement defending her reasoning for reviewing and scrutinizing the HR Directors cell phone;


David Sorenen asks Asha Kenney if she is doing an investigation of the HR's cell phone use; Motion to not give out cell phone records; 2nd; Babson- aye; Sorensen- aye; Kenney- Nay;


Mellisa Seamans, Carroll County Independent makes a personal statement expressing her displeasure regarding Asha Kenney's performance as commissioner; David Sorensen and Asha Kenney argue about methods of deliberating and being recognized to speak by the Chair;


Mellisa Seamans, Carroll County Independent discusses elderly housing in Carroll County;


Asha Kenney discusses RSA 31:95, before accepting unanticipated money of $5,000 or more, a board of selectmen or commissioners shall hold a public hearing.

Roll Call To go into NON PUBLIC 91-a 3 a,e,

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