City of Buchanan





November 1, 2011


Members Present:       Mayor, Benjamin “Buster” Biggers

                                    Council Member, Patricia Warren

                                    Council Member, Kenny Hughes

                                    Council Member, Benjamin Westmoreland

                                    City Clerk, Karen King

                                    Public Works Director Dean Tanner

                                    Filling in for Police Chief Tracy Lambert


Mayor Benjamin “Buster” Biggers welcomed and thanked all visitors for attending the work session.  The purpose of the work session was to receive input from other community associates on topics of interest to them and to the Mayor and Council.  Mayor Benjamin “Buster” Biggers opened the floor for discussion of issues.

Discussions centered on the following topics:

  • Water and Sewer Lines for Senior Living Center
  • Police Chief Tracy Lambert addresses newspaper headlines
  • Police Chief Tracy Lambert explains state of Police Department
  • Council opens floor for discussion on Police Department
  • Advance Voting
  • Mandatory Elected Officials classes
  • Audit
  • Christmas Party
  • Senior Living Center moving forward
  • Code compliance
  • Light fixtures that are for sale 

Mayor Benjamin “Buster” Biggers once again thanked everyone for their participation and stated the City of Buchanan looks forward to working with them in 2011.

The meeting was adjourned at 8:00 p.m.