City of Buchanan

Minutes

CITY OF BUCHANAN

 WORK SESSION/CALLED MEETING

January 27, 2015

Members Present:        Mayor, Chase Croft

Council Member, Patricia Brown Council Member, Patty Hutcheson Council Member, Donald Rainey Council Member, Greg Lane

City Clerk, Karen King

Police Chief, Chad Henderson

Work Session

Mayor Chase Croft 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 Chase Croft opened the floor for discussion of issues.

Discussions centered on the following topics:

 

      Possible business incentives

      Tax abatement to draw new businesses

      Michelle Robinson gives budget update

      Credit card machine with convenience fee

      Liquor pouring fee

      GTS “Government Tax Services”

 

Mayor Chase Croft once again thanked everyone for their participation and stated the

meeting will now go into the Called Meeting portion.

 

Called Meeting

 

Mayor Croft asks to accept the agenda for tonight.  Patricia Brown made motion to accept the agenda for tonight.  Greg Lane seconded the motion.  Motion carried 4-0.

Mayor Croft asks to adjust the liquor pouring license to one thousand two hundred and fifty dollars.  Patricia Brown made motion to adjust the liquor pouring license to one thousand two hundred and fifty dollars.  Patty Hutcheson seconded the motion.  Motion carried 4-0.

Mayor Croft asks for a motion to adjourn.  Patricia Brown makes motion to adjourn.  Donald Rainey seconded motion.  Motion carried 4-0.