A conflict of Interest Complaint was filed with the Sevier County Ethics Committee November 20th of 2007 by James J. Wilson of Sevierville.
The complaint alleges that Mr. David Taylor, appointed to serve a five year term on the Sevier County Board of Zoning Appeals (BZA.) contends there is a conflict of interest.
The complaint states that Mr. Taylor is employed as an engineer with Vision Engineering and Development Services, Inc., a local engineering firm that has frequent matters before the BZA.
It goes on to say, it is a conflict of interest for Mr. Taylor to place himself in a position to consider and vote on matters that his employer has before the board and especially since Mr. Taylor recently was elected to be the chairman of the BZA.... read the rest of the story by Subscribing now.