Pursuant to NCGS 143-318.12(B) (3): The Pender County Board of Commissioners hereby provides public notice of an Emergency Meeting of the Board as follows:
Time: Wednesday, March 25, 2020 at 5 p.m.
Place: By phone. The Press and Public may call in by dialing 910-390-2867 to listen to the meeting. No PIN will be needed.
Purpose: The Board will meet to consider a contract and name an Interim Emergency Management Director. The Board may also enter into Closed Session pursuant to G.S. 143-318.11:3. To consult with an attorney employed or retained by the public body in order to preserve the attorney-client privilege between the attorney and the public body, which privilege is hereby acknowledged. General policy matters may not be discussed in a closed session and nothing herein shall be construed to permit a public body to close a meeting that otherwise would be open merely because an attorney employed or retained by the public body is a participant. The public body may consider and give instructions to an attorney concerning the handling or settlement of a claim, judicial action, mediation, arbitration, or administrative procedure. If the public body has approved or considered a settlement, other than a malpractice settlement by or on behalf of a hospital, in closed session, the terms of that settlement shall be reported to the public body and entered into its minutes as soon as possible within a reasonable time after the settlement is concluded.
No other discussion or action will take place.
Questions may be directed to the County Manager’s office by calling 910-259-1200.
Posted and distributed this the 25th day of March 2020.