Hickory City Council met in regular session Tuesday night (March 2). Minutes, second readings, and the consent agenda approved unanimously. Executive Assistant Manager Yaidee Fox presented a departmental report on bond construction updates. You can find information on all the projects at http://craftinghickory.com. Two change orders were unanimously approved. The meeting was adjourned after 35 minutes.
The Catawba County Board of Commissioners met in regular session Monday night (March 1). Staff requested that the board approve a revision to the Fiscal Year 2020/2021 budget to add Special Revenue Funds to account for Fines & Forfeitures, Social Services Trust Funds, and Register of Deeds Deeds of Trust Funds, consistent with Governmental Accounting Standards Board standards. The board approved this item.
The staff also requested that commissioners approve a revision to the Fiscal Year 2020/21 budget to appropriate previously recognized federal and state COVID relief funds to support organization‐wide coronavirus response efforts. The board approved this item.