The Alexander County Board of Commissioners met Monday evening at the CVCC Alexander Center in Taylorsville.
The Board announced the purchase of the former Bank One Building in uptown Taylorsville. The parcel has a tax value of $500,000 and was purchased for $350,000. The building will eventually house the County Tax Office, Register of Deeds, State License Tag Office, Inspections, Environmental Health, and Zoning and Planning.
Commissioners approved a budget amendment of $126,000 to fund 3 vacant positions with the Department of Social Services.
The Board rejected a bid of $900,000 for the Rocky Face Park Phase II project
Commission Chairman Ryan Mayberry addressed what he called “rumors being circulated by the anti- ABC faction” Mayberry said that he and other Commissioners have been subjected to personal rumors that are “totally untrue and hurtful”
The next Commissioners meeting will be September 12th