City of Buchanan

Minutes

Minutes

CITY OF BUCHANAN

WORK SESSION MEETING

August 25, 2009

 

Members Present:             Mayor, Benjamin “Buster” Biggers
                                    Council Member, Debbie Johnson
                                    Council Member, Donna Johnson
                                    Council Member, Patricia Cook
                                    City Clerk, Karen King
 
Others Present:
                                    Mary Jarrell
                                    Tom Large
                                    Michael Wallace
                                    Jana Gentry     
                                    John North
                                    Major, 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: 

  • 2009-2010 Proposed Budget
  • Millage Rate Increase
  • Raises removed
  • Increase Library line item from $1,000.00 to $2,500.00
  • Lower Millage Rate
  • Clean or Lien pictures 

Mayor Benjamin “Buster” Biggers once again thanked everyone for their participation and stated the City of Buchanan looks forward to working with them in 2009. 

The meeting was adjourned at 6:30 p.m.