City of Buchanan

Minutes

CITY OF BUCHANAN

MINUTES OF COUNCIL MEETING

Called Meeting

 

January 29, 2013

 

Council Members:  Patricia Brown, Patty Hutcheson, Donald Rainey.

 

Department Heads: City Clerk Karen King, Public Works Director Dean Tanner, Police Chief Tracy Lambert

 

Council Member Patricia Brown: called the meeting to order at 6:38 p.m.

 

Council Member Patricia Brown welcomed everyone.

 

Council Member Patricia Brown leads Pledge of Allegiance.

 

Council Member Patricia Brown asks for invocation.

 

Council Member Patricia Brown states this meeting was called to appoint a council member as provided in city charter section 2.03b.

 

Council Member Patricia Brown makes a motion to appoint Kenny Hughes as council member upon his withdrawal from mayor special election.  Donald Rainey seconded the motion.  Patty Hutcheson states it is time for a discussion. 

 

Council discusses with Kenny Hughes why he decided to withdraw from the mayor special election.

 

Council Member Patricia Brown again makes a motion to appoint Kenny Hughes as council member upon his withdrawal from mayor special election.  Donald Rainey seconded the motion.  Motion carried 3-0.

 

Judge Judy Cochran swears Kenny Hughes in as council member.

 

Council Member Patricia Brown a motion to have Kenny Hughes as Mayor Pro-Tem.  Donald Rainey seconded the motion.  Motion carried 3-0

 

 

Mayor Pro-Tem Hughes asks for a motion to adjourn.  Patricia Brown makes motion to adjourn.  Patty Hutcheson seconded motion.  Motion carried 4-0.