Notice of Public Hearing on proposed department integration Print

TAKE NOTICE, that the Haywood County Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing at its regular meeting at 5:30 p.m. on Monday, December 16, 2013 in the Haywood County Courtroom of the Historic Courthouse at 215 North Main Street, Waynesville, NC.


The purpose of the public hearing is to receive public input on the proposed Integration of the Department of Social Services and Health Department into a Consolidated Human Services Agency. Such consolidation is made possible as noted in North Carolina General Statute Chapter 153A Section 77 as adopted and ratified by the General Assembly on June 21, 2012.


A report on the proposed integration is available for review in the County Manager’s Office or by clicking on the following links:


Persons wishing to be heard at the public hearing are asked to be present. The County Commissioners may adopt reasonable rules governing the conduct of the hearing including (i) fixing the maximum time allotted to each speaker, (ii) providing for the designation of spokesmen for groups of persons supporting or opposing the same position, (iii) providing for the selection of delegates from groups of persons supporting or opposing the same positions when the number of persons wishing to attend the hearing exceeds the capacity of the hall, and (iv) providing for the maintenance of order and decorum in the conduct of the hearing. This the 4th Day of November, 2013.


 ____s/ Marty Stamey______________

 Haywood County

By: Marty L. Stamey, County Manager


Published: November 11, 2013