Minutes

Minutes - December 02, 2010

City of Elkins, Arkansas City Council Meeting

TIME: 7:00 p.m.

DATE: December 2, 2010

PLACE: Elkins City Administration Building, Elkins, Arkansas

Present: Recorder/Treasurer Sunny Ledford, Alderman Lloyd Stith, Alderman Bonnie Wilcox, Alderman Terri Miller, Alderman Duane Foster, Alderman Bruce Ledford, Alderman Bernice Johnson and Attorney Danny Wright.

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

2. Danny Wright led the invocation.

3. Clay Payne led the Pledge of Allegiance.

4. Recorder/Treasurer Sunny Ledford called roll: Alderman Lloyd Stith, Alderman Bonnie Wilcox, Alderman Terri Miller, Alderman Duane Foster, Alderman Bruce Ledford, and Alderman Bernice Johnson.

5. Approval of 11/18/2010 minutes- Alderman Miller made a motion to approve the minutes as read. Alderman Stith seconded the motion. Roll Call: (6/0) Motion Carried.

6. Unfinished Business

Alderman Miller requested to put this in the minutes, "This was his second offense, regarding citizen Geary Lowery. Roll Call: (6/0) Motion Carried.

8. New Business

A.) Filling Vacant Alderman Seat, Swearing in of new Council member-Alderman Miller made a motion to appoint Council-elect Jason Bathon into Ward 2 Position 2. Alderman Foster seconded the motion. Roll Call: (6/0) Motion Carried.

9. Citizens Comments

A.) Municipal League Winter Conference-Will be held on Jan. 12-14, 2011. Council members should let Kyla or Sunny know if they would like to attend.

b. Discuss Date for Special Meeting for Year End Budget Numbers- Office Manager Gayla Stahman states we need to do this after the 27'h. Decision was made for December 29, 201 O at 6pm.

c. Open Committee Positions: Planning, Water/Sewer, Streets- Mayor Ledford just informed about openings. Alderman Wilcox added the Park Committee also has openings.

d. Citizens Comments: Russ Daniel from Kurm790 AM added the news at 5,6 and 7 is the farm hour news. 1 Oam is the soap box discussion.

10. Adjourn-

Alderman Foster made a motion to adjourn at 7:15. Alderman Wilcox seconded the motion