City of Buchanan

Minutes

CITY OF BUCHANAN

Minutes of Called Council Meeting

 

August 15, 2016

 

 

Mayor: Johnny Pope

 

Council Members: Patty Hutcheson, AJ Scott (via conference phone), and Stanley Freeland were present.   

 

Department Head: City Clerk Betty Harvell, Police Chief Chad Henderson.

 

Mayor Pope:  Calls the meeting to order.  

 

Mayor Pope:  Asks for a motion to reconsider vote from August 9, 2015 council meeting on medical insurance carrier (not agent just carrier) (agent will be Marcy Heath Sanders) since new information has come to light on a possible plan.   Patty Hutcheson made a motion to reconsider vote from August 9, 2015 council meeting on medical insurance carrier (not agent just carrier) (agent will be Marcy Heath Sanders) since new information has come to light on a possible plan.  Stanley Freeland seconds the vote.  Motion carried with 3-0.

 

Marcy Heath (Insurance Solution of South)

Marcy presents mayor and council with health insurance proposal from National General (Aetna) that will save money on premiums and will reduce the out of pocket cost for employees as well as eliminate the need for completing the vitality check that was required by Humana to acquire savings. 

 

Mayor Pope:  Asks for a motion to use National General (Aetna) as insurance carrier.   Patty Hutcheson made a motion to use National General (Aetna) as insurance carrier.  AJ Scott seconds the vote.  Motion carried with 3-0.

 

Adjourn: Mayor Pope adjourns the meeting.