Minutes

City of Elkins, Arkansas City Council Meeting

City of Elkins, Arkansas City Council Meeting

 

TIME: 7:00 p.m.

DATE:             March 17, 2016

PLACE:          Elkins City Administration Building, Elkins, Arkansas

 

Present:           Mayor Bruce Ledford, Alderman Lloyd Stith, Alderman Dennis Way, Alderman Janet Mott, Alderman Duane Richert.

 

1.         Mayor Bruce Ledford called a City Council Meeting of the City of Elkins at 7:00 p.m.

 

2.         Janet Mott led the invocation.

 

3.         J.D. Demott led the Pledge of Allegiance.

 

4.         Recorder Treasurer, Delia Foster, took roll: Alderman Duane Richert, Alderman Lloyd Stith, Alderman Dennis Way, and Alderman Janet Mott. Alderman Jeff Plumlee and Alderman Eric McGill were absent.

 

5.         Approval of Minutes:

 

            A)        Approval of February 18, 2016 minutes - Alderman Stith made a motion to               approve the minutes. Alderman Mott seconded the motion. Roll Call: (4/0) Motion Carried. Alderman Richert abstained. Mayor Ledford voting.

 

6.         Department Reports.

 

7.         Unfinished Business:

           

  1. Ordinance 02-18-2016 – Security Alarm System Ordinance: Alderman Stith

made a motion to put Ordinance 02-18-2016 on second reading by title only. Alderman Mott seconded the motion. Roll Call: (4/0) Motion Carried.

 

                        Danny Wright read Ordinance 02-18-2016 by title only.

 

            Alderman Stith made a motion to approve the second reading of Ordinance 02-18-2016 by title only. Alderman Richert seconded the motion. Roll Call: (4/0) Motion Carried.   

 

8.         New Business:

 

            A)        Ordinance 03-17-2016 – Adopting New Parking Ordinance: Alderman Mott made a motion to put Ordinance 03-17-2016 on first reading by title only. Alderman Richert seconded the motion. Roll Call: (4/0) Motion Carried.

 

                        Danny Wright read Ordinance 03-17-2016 by title only.

 

                        Alderman Mott made a motion to approve the first reading of Ordinance 03-17-2016 by title only. Alderman Stith seconded the motion. Roll Call: (4/0) Motion Carried.

 

  1. Resolution 2016-03 – Fire Pension Benefit Increase: Alderman Stith made a

motion to read Resolution 2016-03 by title only. Alderman Mott seconded the motion. Roll Call: (4/0) Motion Carried.

 

                        Danny Wright read Resolution 2016-03 by title only.

 

                        Alderman Stith made a motion to approve Resolution 2016-03. Alderman Mott seconded the motion. Roll Call: (4/0) Motion Carried.     

 

  1. Request of Authorization to Waive Permit Fees for the Elkins Sports Complex:

Alderman Stith made a motion to authorize waiving permit fees for the Elkins Sports Complex. Alderman Richert seconded the motion. Roll Call: (4/0) Motion Carried.

           

                                   

9.         Committee of the Whole:                  

 

  1. Summer Municipal League Meeting – June 15—17, 2016 at Little Rock, Arkansas.

                                   

10.       Adjourn - Alderman Stith made a motion to adjourn at 7:39 p.m. Alderman Mott

            seconded the motion. Motion Carried.

 

 

 

Correct Attest: ________________________________ Mayor Bruce Ledford

 

                        _________________________________Recorder/Treasurer, Delia Foster