City of Buchanan

Minutes

Work Session Meeting

02/26/2010

Members Present:         Mayor, Benjamin “Buster” Biggers

                                    Council Member, Kenny Hughes

                                    Council Member, Patricia Cook

                                    Council Member, McKinley Pate

                                    City Clerk, Karen King

                                    Public Works Director Dean Tanner

                                    Police Chief Paul Pike

 

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:

 

  • Alcohol Ordinance
  • Distance from Churches and Schools
  • Streetscape progress
  • Restaurant possibilities
  • Fred Hawkins and Mike Lott letters
  • Patrolman Keith Pike
  • Short-term disability
  • Education
  • Agenda order
  • Wild Bulldog Sports bar Café proposal
  • Building and Code inspector
  • Clean and Lien
  • Resolution for Building Codes
  • Soil Erosion
  • Bus traffic

Mayor Biggers asks for a motion to go into executive session.  McKinley Pate makes motion to go into executive session.  Patricia Cook seconded motion.  Motion carried 3-0.

Mayor Biggers asks for a motion to come out of executive session.  McKinley Pate makes motion to come out of executive session.  Patricia Cook seconded motion.  Motion carried 3-0.

Mayor Benjamin “Buster” Biggers once again thanked everyone for their participation and stated the City of Buchanan looks forward to working with them in 2010.

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