PRESENT: Mayor Council: Riley Bradham, Zach Nelson, Frank Thornhill, Henry Holst and Town Clerk Colleen Key

ABSENT:  None

Meeting called to order at 7:00

Other Present: None

No changes to agenda. No time requested.

Last Meetings Minutes are still under construction to confirm/review a question asked in Public Comments.

TREASURERS REPORT:

FINANCIAL REPORT as of 6/30/2021

                                                                             PREVIOUS Ending $                  CURRENT Ending $

Wells Fargo Checking                                               $22,041.58                   $26,962.35

S.C. Local Government Investment Pool              $287,480.83                 $287,502.98

NOTE: A virtual $10,000 is held aside for disaster clean up

MAYOR / COUNCIL REPORTS:

Mayor comment regarding Council Member Allen Holmes:

The Town will be forever grateful to Mr. Allen Holmes for his time, work, wisdom, and friendship in serving on the Rockville Town Council for these past years. His contribution to our government endeavors was always clear and valuable and meaningful.

Allen’s experience and sense of wit and humor will be held as high standard for the Town
Government Participants.  His patience in dialogue, concern for equity and heartfelt focus will be missed.

Mayor asks for 10 second moment of silence so that as a Governing body we can all remember Allen.

Town to send flowers.

COMMITTEE REPORTS:

  1. Planning:  No one reporting.
  2. BZA:  No one reporting.
  3. Code Enforcement: No one reporting
  4. DRB: No one reporting
  5. WILPC: Henry Holst – BZA met regarding Whistling Gator Island property.  The owner proposed a road that would be on the OCRM Critical line.  County denied the request

Old Business:

Adams Residence – Mr.  Adams passed away and the property is in Probate.  In few months, when allowed (possibly 2-3 months), Mrs. Adams plans to sell and asked that the Town not move forward with condemnation plans.  Mrs. Adams and her attorney are in contact with the Mayor.

Mayor proposes an ordinance to allow the County to certify Rockville’s elections rather than the lengthy process of having Town residents handle it and having to hand deliver to the County. Clerk to run ad.  Mayor moves to enact this ordinance. Frank Thornhill seconded. Unanimously approved.

Road cone is still there!

New Business:

Voting Commission of Charleston County has provided Notice of an upcoming Election on November 2, 2021.  Anyone interested in running must produce a Statement of Economics and a Statement of Candidacy which can be obtained from the Ethics Commission. Henry Holst to contact the Church to be sure the Election can be held there.

Website needs updating. Council members, branches of council duties and the newly opened store. Mayor to review with Clerk.

2021-2022 Budget in progress. Will be presented at next meeting.

Mayor motioned to adjourn at 7:21 Seconded by Frank Thornhill


Notice of Meeting: In accordance with the SC Code of Laws, 1976, Section 30-4-80(d), as amended, notification of the time, date and place of this meeting has been met via the Rockville Website and/or King’s Grocery Store Bulletin Board. The agenda was posted on the website and King’s Grocery Store Bulletin Board prior to the meeting.


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