Minutes

Elkins City Council Minutes 3-16-2017

City of Elkins, Arkansas City Council Meeting
 
TIME:  7:00 p.m. DATE:  March 16 2017 PLACE:  Elkins City Administration Building, Elkins, Arkansas
 
Present: Mayor Bruce Ledford, Alderman Lloyd Stith, Alderman Janet Mott, Alderman Dennis Way, Alderman Jeff Plumlee, and City 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. Sarah Green led the Pledge of Allegiance.
 
4. Recorder Treasurer, Delia Foster, took roll: Alderman Lloyd Stith, Alderman Janet Mott, Alderman Dennis Way, and Alderman Jeff Plumlee were present. Alderman Eric McGill and Alderman Duane Richert were absent.
 
5. Approval of Minutes:
 
 Approval of February 16, 2017 minutes:  Alderman Stith made a motion to approve the minutes. Alderman Mott seconded the   motion.  Roll Call: (4/0) with Mayor Ledford voting.  (Alderman Plumlee abstained).   Motion Carried   6. Department Reports.
 
7. Unfinished Business.   8. New Business:
 
 
A) Senior Center – Richard Delsoto:  
 
Mr. Delsoto addressed the council regarding building a relationship with the City.  Indicated the senior center has outgrown their current facility and asked the City to assist in locating a larger facility for future development.
 
B) Resolution 2017-04 – Rebuild Lift Station:
 
  Alderman Stith made a motion to read Resolution No. 2017-04 by title only.  Alderman Plumlee seconded the motion. Roll Call: (4/0) Motion Carried.
 
  Danny Wright read Resolution No. 2017-04 by title only.   
  Alderman Stith made a motion to approve Resolution No. 2017-04 authorizing acceptance of quote from J. Tyler Construction for rebuild of lift station in the amount of $72,503.  Alderman Plumlee seconded the motion.  Roll Call: (4/0) Motion Carried.
 
9. Committee of the Whole:    A) Spring Municipal League Conference June 14-16, Little Rock, Arkansas. B) Spring clean-up May 19-20      10. Adjourn - Alderman Plumlee made a motion to adjourn at 7:47 p.m.  Alderman Stith  seconded the motion.  Motion Carried.
 
 
 
Correct Attest: ________________________________ Mayor Bruce Ledford
 
  _________________________________Recorder/Treasurer, Delia Foster