Town Council Meeting
December 19, 2017
 
 

Members Present:   Mayor Ken Hamilton, James Coachman, Ann Adams, Linda Smith and Kenneth Hart

    

Members Absent: Michael Capehart

 

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 Smith made a motion to waive the reading of the minutes from Council Meeting, November 21st and Workshop, December 05th and approved them as presented.  There was a second by Council Member Coachman and the motion was approved unanimously.

 

November 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 Smith and the motion was approved unanimously.

 

Paul Hughes presented the monthly fire report.  The fire department responded to 6 calls of service in the month of November. There was an estimated 2,000 gallons of water that was used.

 

Colonel Smith presented the police report for the month of November.  Colonel Smith reported there were 323 calls for service, 07 reports written, 0 medical assists, 52 traffic warnings issued, 12 traffic citations issued, 1 arrests made, 0 traffic warrants, 0 drug arrests, 0 felonies, 1 misdemeanors and 0 auxiliary hours.

 

Approval to except the bid on the fire department grant from FEMA.  Council Member Coachman made a motion to except the bid on the fire department grant from FEMA.  A second by Council Member Smith and the motion was approved unanimously.

 

Discussion on replacing air conditioner unit at Community Room.  Council wants three bids.  After bids received clerk will call Council Member for a vote.

 

Council Member Coachman wanted to thank the Fire Department, Police Department the Council Members and the Mayor and the Town employee’s for a good job in 2017 year.

 

There being no further business to come before this meeting, there was a motion by Council Member Smith to adjourn the meeting.  A second by Council Member Hart and the meeting was adjourned at 6:10 P.M.