City of Buchanan






July 26, 2016

Work Session 


Members Present:    Mayor Johnny Pope

                              Stanley Freeland Council/Mayor Pro-Tem

                              Patty Hutcheson Council

                              Greg Lane Council

                              AJ Scott Council

 City Clerk - Betty Harvell

Public Works - Director Dean Tanner

Police Chief - Chad Henderson

Main Street - Donny Boswell

Library - Jana Gentry

Mayor Johnny Pope welcomed and thanked all visitors for attending the work session, pledge of allegiance, and invocation. 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.  

Work Session

Mayor Johnny Pope opened the floor for discussion of issues.

Discussions centered on the following topics: 

  • Proposed nuisance ordinance changes
  • Proposed Health Insurance
  • USDA project
  • One-way street mail boxes
  • Public Safety intergovernmental agreement
  • Property taxes
  • Fried Pie Festival and effects on businesses 

Mayor Johnny Pope once again thanked everyone for their participation and asked to adjourn.