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HomeMy Public PortalAboutCity Council Minutes 08-20-1971 Regular meeting of the City Council august 20, 1971 ,_eetiny was called to order by i<.ayor Daniels at 6:30 pm, present. were Councilmenr;lein, Blackmon, ~Iowerton, Dillard ?_~d.Launius, also present was City ~-.tty. :c:~:ntire. r~. Library presented Certificate for Gutstanc~inc, Service i~yrlene T~`hisenant and Joy ~~~oods representatives fror;: Theta ~__eta Chapter of Iapsilon Sigri~a ~1pha Sorority presented Certificate ,r~ to Airs. Darden, Librarian. s~ Date set for Sale _of Bonds for Sewer systen, 5eptem;bet 17, 1971 was date decided upon for sale of Bonds to be sold for our purchase of 5e~a;er tiyster,. Unanimously t~p;_~rov~d. L3J Concress of Cities i•.eetin Due to absence of I~_rs. Lucy ;right, City Secretary this item was by-passed until a future date. Unanimously approved. ~ City wide trash clean u~ ~ 6~eek of September 13-18 was date approved for city wide trash ~ clean up. This will be the first free curb pick up by 1~.'stes. ~ met Formal opening date for Fire Station ~ Richard Pierce suggested 25th of r'~ugust 1:C0 to S_:00 :rr as the date and time for forr::al opening of our new r'ire station. Unanimously ay,provee:. Hire two r~en for Street G sewer ;dept. Give authorization to hire tw.~o TM:en under :Take ~ anather :arty far sewer system. I•:otion m:.ade Launius to hire tu~o r-:en for Strc-et sewer DesJt. 2nd by I~~lein. Uncnim:ously approved. urchase vehicle for Sew~:r work Take old truck for sewer and purchase rew truck for ';rater supt. •.r. t3aker was asked to get bids for new true}; and present to Council at Council meeting on Sept. 17. y.r. Gillarc: made r~otian to purchase new truck 2nd by riowerton. Unanim_ausly ,:,~Urovec. I•iayor Daniels :resented bills }aaid by r~olice Deserve to be reinburscc by our City in the ar,:ount of :~377.7~. Motion by iaein and 2nd Iay Dillard to pay these bills. unanimously ~~pproved. ~ I•.r. Blackmon recommended to send our Fire Chief, Richard Pierce to International rite Chiefs Convention in :.>t. Louis Se-~t. 1:-23. The cost would be 250.00. i-Aayor Daniels suggested we give him 350.00 with any unused aortion be returned to the City. lotion by lackmon, 2nd by Launius L'nanim:ously t:ppraved. i:ayor ~<<ade suggestion to Luke Baker to r,:ake survey a~f str. Bets since he had noticed sort~ething need to be done around 7200 blk of ~1 :evergreen. 14T0 Councilmen assignee to street De~~t ~~~era to check far this and. also other places as well. J. n. Fountain, 2405 Guri,wood ~~resentec cam.alaint for a ~arkinc~ ~robler: he has at his residence on Gumwood. No solution to the ~roblerr; was made, but ~ushr;lein and Chief t.bbott were to go and check on it. :;icharc ~iercc: r:ade motion to take Fire truck to Glem~iet~. Elementary on Sept. 25 for school carnival. Tiowerton r...ade rr:otion to accey~t r,.otion, 2nd. Dillard. Unanimously r?proved. potion to acjourn, at 7:35_~n~. tTnanir~ously approvee kes~oectfully subr:.:itted, t~ttest haul C. llaniels, i~LLayor