Town Council Meeting
June 21, 2016
 
Members Present:   Mayor Ken Hamilton, Michael Capehart, James Earl Coachman, Drena Weaver, Ann Adams and Kenneth Hart    
Members Absent: None
 
Mayor Hamilton opened the meeting at 6:00 P. M.  Council Member Coachman led our opening with a prayer.  Mayor Hamilton and the Council led in the Pledge of Allegiance.
 
Mayor ask the Council to remember the families of the Strength, Greenwood and Quattlebaum in their prayers.
 
Fire Plug on Hood Street has been repaired.
 
Council Member Coachman made a motion to waive the reading of the minutes from Council Meeting May 17th, and workshop on June 07th, and to approve them as presented.  There was a second by Council Member Adams and the motion was approved unanimously.
 
May financial reports were presented to the Council by the Town Clerk.  Council Member Adams made a motion to approve the reports as presented.  A second by Council Member Coachman and the motion was approved unanimously.
 
Colonel Smith presented the fire report for May. The Fire Department responded to 5 calls for service.  There was an estimated 27,000 gallons of water was used. 
 
Colonel Smith presented the police report for the month for May.  There were 137 calls for service, 03 reports written, 0 medical assists, 24 traffic warnings issued, 15 traffic citations issued, 5 arrests made, 2 traffic warrants, 3 drug arrests, 0 felonies, 0 misdemeanors and 4 auxiliary hours. And for April there were 243 calls for service, 0 reports written, 0 medical assists, 0 traffic warnings issued, 0 traffic citations issued, 0 arrests made, 5 traffic warrants, 0 drug arrests, 0 felonies, 0 misdemeanors and 8 auxiliary hours. 
 
Approval to except Ordinance #2016-004 to establish the use of electronic vote counting devices.  Council Member Weaver made a motion to except Ordinance #2016-004 to establish the use of electronic vote counting devices.  A second by Council Member Hart and the motion was approved unanimously.
 
Approval to purchase a set of tires for officer Murray Rodriguez for $ 555.60 from A-One. Council Member Hart made a motion to approval to purchase a set of tires for officer Murray Rodriguez for $555.60.  A second by Council Member Capehart and the motion was approved unanimously.
 
There being no further business to come before this meeting, there was a motion by Council Member Weaver made a motion to adjourn the meeting.  A second by Council Member Coachman and the meeting was adjourned at 6:10 P.M.

 

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