CITY COUNCIL MEETING
21 MAY 2019
invocation offered by Mr. Mike Lanier.
Wolff called the meeting to order at 6 PM.
Call showed all members present.
minutes were approved as read.
REPORT AND COMMENTS:
The Airport Car was totaled in the recent
accident. The city collected $5,000.00 in
insurance funds on it. Mayor Wolff
proposed purchasing van/SUV style vehicle to replace it. Motion to do so was approved by unanimous
1. Council person Caylor presented a franchise
agreement between the city and Mediacom.
The council voted unanimously to accept the franchise as proposed.
2. Liquor Licenses Sunday Sales resolution was
introduced by Attorney Hartley. This
resolution covers all businesses with alcohol sales that are in the cooperative
district. Motion to accept was
made. Attorney Hartley advised that it
would call for a voice vote for registering purposes. It also needed all voting
members to announce their decision on this resolution. The final vote resulted in 4 Ayes, 1 Nay and
1 Abstain. Council person Fountain voted
no and Council person Davis abstained.
Motion carried by majority vote.
3. Bids for the roofing job on the old fire
station were presented by Superintendent Sullivan. Only one bid was returned, this from Amerson
Roofing in the amount of $12,845.00.00 for labor only. Mr. Sullivan said he thought the bid was a
little high and, after discussion, it was determined to table this issue until
the next meeting. Mr. Sullivan noted
that Amerson Roofing had bid on two other jobs they were not awarded. He stated they told him if they did not get
this bid they would not bid again.
4. Mr. Sullivan announced he was in receipt of a
letter dealing with Magnolia Heights area.
Dirt is being taken from the area and there is a concern that there may
be some mold problems.
Mr. Sullivan noted that Robbie’s Dozier
Service had been tasked with removing, fencing and barricading the area as well
as back filling it with dirt. Hopefully
this will make the Magnolia nightmare go away.
When this project was put to vote Council person Caylor abstained and
all others voted Aye.
A municipal Water Pollution Prevention
Resolution passed by unanimous vote.
The headache property located at 408 Reynolds
Avenue has been cleared for Mr. McNeil to move to the next step in getting the
area cleaned up.
Mr. McNeil noted Ms. Booker has received a 3
month extension and has someone prepared to clean up her property.
Mr. McNeil is to get the paperwork for the “Chuck
Morris Extension” straight and ready for signature.
By unanimous vote it was determined that Finch
Street would be renamed Fleming Street.
Mr. Chris Hines, local Evergreen resident and
Hillcrest graduate is currently in China assisting the in their basketball
program. A motion was made to have Mr.
Hines named an Ambassador-at-Large from Evergreen. Passed by unanimous vote.
Council person Caylor commended Council
person Fountain on a superb graduation ceremony.
Payable: Motion passed unanimously.