City of Buchanan




April 26, 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
                                             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: 

  • Tree removal
  • Highland Avenue property
  • New hire for Police Department
  • Carpet for voice stress analysis room
  • Clean or Lien Jeffers Street
  • Possibility of bad check problem
  • County taxes on Highland Avenue property
  • Fife’s
  • Clean or Lien’s
  • Fair on square May 14, 2011
  • Issue’s with children 

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.