The tax charge for Yadkin County property homeowners is predicted to stay the identical, at .66 cents per $100 valuation in line with the proposed 2021/22 fiscal 12 months price range introduced to the county board by Supervisor Lisa Hughes on Monday night. Hughes gave an in depth presentation on the price range which does embrace some minor modifications to fireplace tax charges in Boonville, East Bend and West Yadkin.
If the price range is accepted, Boonville’s fireplace tax charge would go from .073 to .075; East Bend’s fireplace tax charge would change from .0725 to .073; and West Yadkin’s from .08 to .075.
The proposed price range contains funding for 2 new night time shift deputies with the Yadkin County Sheriff’s Workplace, one deputy fireplace marshal place, one code enforcement officer (constructing inspector and one new human providers technician.
The total price range will be considered on-line or within the clerk to the board’s workplace on the Yadkin County Human Companies constructing. A public listening to concerning the price range proposal is scheduled for June 10 at 7 p.m. within the Commissioners’ Chambers of the Human Companies Constructing.
Hughes additionally made a proposal to the board on Monday to extend the pay grade for brand new and present county staff.
Hughes stated the county’s pay scale had not been modified since 2013 and he or she was advisable a 5 % improve for brand new positions and a two and half % improve for present staff, with a one and half % efficiency primarily based improve doable in January. Hughes stated the change would make the county extra aggressive and consistent with different county pay scales. Chairman Kevin Austin requested that the change be carried out as doable. The board accepted the change to be efficient instantly for brand new positions, there are at present 24 open positions within the county, and that the rise for present staff go into impact for the subsequent pay interval.
Tanya Gentry, clerk to the Yadkin County Board, was acknowledged on Monday for receiving her North Carolina Licensed County Clerk designation. Board members had excessive reward for Gentry who has labored for the county since 2011.
Steven Ratcliff with the county’s GIS division introduced and replace on Yadkin/Davie County border line undertaking which has been ongoing for at the least two years. The undertaking has entailed figuring out the official GIS border strains between the 2 counties. The board accepted the ultimate decision following a dialogue of how property deeds needs to be up to date to replicate the right county for properties that have been previously Davie County and now thought-about a part of Yadkin. Austin famous that he didn’t assume that residents ought to should pay the charges to file up to date deed documentation. The matter is predicted to be mentioned once more at a future assembly with the county agreeing to pay charges related to deed submitting.
The county places of work can be closed on Could 31 in observance of Memorial Day. A Memorial Day ceremony is deliberate for 11 a.m. a the Yadkin County Park, behind the YMCA in Yadkinville. The board has a scheduled assembly with the Yadkin County Board of Training at 6 p.m. on June 1 on the Agriculture and Training Constructing.
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