City of Buchanan

Minutes

Minutes

CITY OF BUCHANAN

WORK SESSION MEETING

 May 25, 2010

 Members Present:            Mayor, Benjamin “Buster” Biggers
                                    Council Member, Kenny Hughes
                                    Council Member, Patricia Warren
                                    Council Member, Benjamin Westmoreland
                                    Council Member, McKinley Pate
                                    City Clerk, Karen King
                                    Public Works Director Dean Tanner
                                    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: 

  • Library budget
  • Projected budget numbers
  • Health Insurance
  • Possible ways to save on gasoline
  • S.P.L.O.S.T.
  • Engineering fees
  • Salaries
  • Business License
  • Alcohol ordinance

 Mayor Biggers asks for a motion to go into executive session.  Benjamin Westmoreland makes motion to go into executive session.  Patricia Warren seconded motion.  Motion carried 4-0.

 Mayor Biggers asks for a motion to come out of executive session.  Benjamin Westmoreland makes motion to come out of executive session.  Patricia Warren seconded motion.  Motion carried 4-0.

 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.