City Council Nov. 16, 2023

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  • Related Year: 2023
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    A meeting of the Elkins City Council will be held at 7 p.m. on Thursday, November 16, 2023

    at Elkins City Hall, 1874 Stokenbury Rd. Elkins, AR 72727 


    A) Call to Order 

    B) Invocation 

    C) Pledge of Allegiance 

    D) Roll Call 

    E) Approval of 10/09/23 Meeting Minutes 

    F) CommitteeoftheWhole 

    G) Department Reports 

    H) Unfinished Business 


    I) New Business 

    1. Water and Sewer Rate Increase Effective January 1, 2024 

    J) Committee Reports 

    K) Adjourn 


    City of Elkins, Arkansas City Council Meeting 

    7:00 p.m. 

    November 16, 2023 

    Elkins City Administration Building, Elkins Arkansas 


    Mayor Troy Reed, Council Member Mary Cope, Council Member Anna Drake, Council Member Eric McGill, Council Member Jeff Graves, and Attorney Tom Kieklack. Absent Council Member Matt Francis 

    1. Mayor Troy Reed called the City Council Meeting of the City of Elkins to order at 7:00 p.m. 
    2. Council Member Chris Smiley led the invocation
    3. Council Member Jeff Graves led the Pledge of Allegiance. 
    4. City Clerk, Teresa Graves, took roll: Council Member Anna Drake, Council Member Mary Cope

    Council Member Chris Smiley, Council Member Eric McGill, Council Member Jeff Graves. Absent Council Member Matt Francis 

    1. Approval of Minutes: Approval of October 19,2023 minutes

    Council Member McGill made a motion to approve the City Council Meeting Minutes of October 19, 2023. Council Member Cope seconded the motion. A voice vote was called and all voted ayethe issue passed unanimously. 

    1. Committee-oftheWhole
    2. None 
    3. Department Reports: 

    Police Department Mayor Troy Reed 

    Fire Department – 

    Library – 

    Mayor Troy Reed 

    Water & Sewer – 

    Stacy Plumlee 

    Court – 

    1. Unfinished Business
    2. A) None 
    3. New Business

    Amber Turnbough 

    Mayor Troy Reed 

    1. A) Stacy Plumlee discussed water & sewer rate increase effective January 1,
    2. J) Committee Reports 

    Jim Cope

    Water & Sewer 

    Patrick Yarberry: Planning


    Jamie Smith 

    1. Adjourn: Council Member Drake made a motion to adjourn at 7:35p.m

    Council Member Smiley seconded the motion

    A voice vote was called all voted aye” the issue passed unanimously

    Correct Attest

    Mayor Troy Reed 

    City Clerk Teresa Graves 

    Note: Meeting minutes are posted after approval at following City Council meeting.