Minutes

Minutes - July 21, 2011

City of Elkins, Arkansas City Council Meeting

TIME:                7:00 p.m.

DATE:              July 21, 2011

PLACE:            Elkins City Administration Building, Elkins, Arkansas

Present:            Mayor Bruce Ledford, Alderman Lloyd Stith, Alderman Bonnie Wilcox, Alderman Delia Foster, Alderman Duane Miller and Attorney Danny Wright. Not Present: Alderman Virginia Gardner

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.         Bill Rhodes led the Pledge of Allegiance.

4.         City Clerk Jason Bathon called roll: Alderman Lloyd Stith, Alderman Janet Mott, Alderman Bonnie Wilcox, Alderman Delia Foster, and Alderman Duane Miller. Absent: Alderman Virginia Gardner

5.         Approval of 06-30-11 minutes- Alderman Stith made a motion to approve the minutes as read. Alderman Wilcox seconded the motion. Roll Call: (5/0). Motion Carried.

            Added Items under New Business:

            E.) Resolution 2011-15

            F.) Budget Revision

6.         Department Reports

           

7.         Unfinished Business     

8.         New Business

            A.) Library Appointment- Randi Robson and C. Blouse. Alderman Wilcox made a motion to approve the appointments. Alderman Mott seconded the motion. Roll Call: (5/0) Motion Carried.

B.) Backflow Prevention- Alderman Stith asked for Council to look over Ordinance.

C) Property and Vehicle Insurance for 2012

D.) Resolution 2011-15- Alderman Miller made a motion to Resolution 2011-15. Alderman Wilcox seconded. Roll Call: (5/0) Motion Carried. Alderman Miller made a motion to approve Resolution 2011-15. Alderman Wilcox seconded the motion. Roll Call: (5/0) Motion Carried.

E.) Budget Revision- Mid-year budget adjusting, general discussion.

9.         Committee of the Whole

A.) Parks Committee- 2 member openings

B.) Chief of Police- Received 6 applications

C.) Marvin Freeman spoke about his dissatisfaction with Deffenbaugh.

10. Adjourn-

      Alderman Wilcox made a motion to adjourn 7:50. Alderman Stith seconded the motion.