Town Council Meeting
September 27, 2016
 
 
 
Members Present:   Mayor Ken Hamilton, Michael Capehart, James Earl Coachman, Ann Adams and Kenneth Hart    
Members Absent: Drena Weaver
 
Mayor Hamilton opened the meeting at 6:00 P. M.  Mayor Hamilton led our opening with a prayer.  Mayor Hamilton and the Council led in the Pledge of Allegiance.
 
Council Member Coachman made a motion to waive the reading of the minutes from Council Meeting August 16th, and workshop on August 30th, and to approve them as presented.  There was a second by Council Member Adams and the motion was approved unanimously.
 
August financial reports were presented to the Council by the Town Clerk.  Council Member Hart made a motion to approve the reports as presented.  A second by Council Member Coachman and the motion was approved unanimously.
 
Mayor Hamilton presented the fire report for August. The Fire Department responded to 2 calls for service.  There was an estimated 15,000 gallons of water was used.
 
Mayor Hamilton resented the police report for the month for August.  There were 191 calls for service, 06 reports written, 0 medical assists, 11 traffic warnings issued, 04 traffic citations issued, 6 arrests made, 0 traffic warrants, 2 drug arrests, 1 felonies, 3 misdemeanors and 08 auxiliary hours.
 
Approval to except the Budget 2017.  Council Member Capehart made a motion to except the Budget 2017 as presented.  A second by Council Member Adams and the motion was approved unanimously.
 
Approval to have Houston County Sanitation start picking up debris once a week on the week of the 10th.   Council Member Capehart made a motion to have Houston County Sanitation start picking up debris one a week on the week of the 10th.  A second by Council Member Coachman and the motion was approved unanimously.
 
*Good Luck Party for the Queen will be held on Thursday night at the Senior Center.
 
There being no further business to come before this meeting, there was a motion by Council Member Hart made a motion to adjourn the meeting.  A second by Council Member Coachman and the meeting was adjourned at 6:12 P.M.

 

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