BUDGET WORK SESSION
SEMINOLE COUNTY GRAND JURY ROOM
THURSDAY, MAY 17, 2012 1:00 P.M.
The Seminole County Board of Commissioners held a FY-13 Budget Work Session on Thursday, May 17, 2012 in the Courthouse Grand Jury Room. Those present were Chairman Dell Shingler, Vice-Chairman Roger Lane, Commissioner Darius Culverson, and County Manager/Clerk Paula Granger. Commissioner Scott Miller and Commissioner Brenda Peterson were absent.
The meeting was called to order by Chairman Dell Shingler.
The invocation was offered by Vice Chairman Roger Lane.
Sheriff Elliott presented some cost reductions in his proposed budgets. After a discussion of staffing needs, Sheriff Elliott will be replacing one deputy and one jailer. 911 Director Whaley requested two additional staff members to allow two dispatchers per shift. The item was not approved.
EMS Director Toby Roland discussed the work schedule for EMS personnel. Director Roland will look at surrounding counties and review alternative work schedules.
Magistrate / Probate Judge Amos Sheffield discussed his proposed budgets and provided some revisions. Judge Sheffield requested and received approval to add a Public Defender. The effectiveness of the position will be evaluated after six months.
Superior Court Clerk Earlene Bramlett provided explanations for her expense budget. She also gave an update on the inclusive jury selection process that will begin July 1, 2012.
The Board continued looking at line items and making adjustments on the proposed FY13 Budget.
The next meeting will be held Thursday, May 24, 2012 at 2 p.m. in the Grand Jury Room.
Commissioner Lane made the motion to adjourn, Commissioner Culverson provided the second, all in favor, motion passed.
ADOPTED THIS __________ DAY OF JUNE, 2012
SEMINOLE COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS
PAULA GRANGER, CLERK
C E R T I F I C A T I O N
STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF SEMINOLE
I, Paula L. Granger, the duly appointed Clerk of Board of Commissioners of Seminole County, Georgia, and keeper of the minutes in and for the said Board of Commissioners, do hereby certify that the attached constitutes a full, complete and correct copy of the original minutes of a Budget Work Session held on May 17, 2012, approved by the Seminole County Board of Commissioners at a regular meeting held on June 12th, 2012.
Given under my official signature and seal of office, on this the 12th day of June, 2012.
Paula L. Granger, Clerk of the Board of Commissioners of Seminole County, Georgia
(SEAL OF OFFICE)
Paula L. Granger, CLERK