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Bradley County Commission work session recap

The Bradley County Commission met yesterday for a work session.


During the meeting, Mayor Gary Davis said the County has just over $171,000 remaining from the Opioid Settlement Fund. Five organizations in the community gave presentations to the commission requesting a portion of those funds for their organizations.


The Boys and Girls Club is requesting $30,000.

ATS the Bridge is requesting $85,000.

Foundation House Ministries is requesting just over $50,000.

The Caring Place is requesting $100,000

The Dream Center of Cleveland is requesting $60,000. 


Further discussions on the allocations of the funds will be held at the October Finance Committee meeting. 


Commissioners also heard a report from a recent SPCA Committee Meeting. There are currently 76 animals in care at the adoption center and another 41 in foster care. The shelter says it is currently at critical capacity. 


You can watch the meeting in its entirety on mixtv.tv


The next voting session of the Commission is on Monday, September 18th at noon