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A regular meeting of the Mayor and Board of Aldermen of the City of Ruston was held Tuesday, September 8, 2015, at 5:30 P.M., in CouncilChambers/Courtroom, City Hall, 401 North Trenton, Ruston, Louisiana. A quorum was present, notice having been duly served. Mayor Ronny Walker, Aldermen Jedd Lewis, Jim Pearce and Bruce Siegmund and Alderwomen Carolyn Elmore Cage and Angela Mayfield were present. Mayor Walker recognized the coach and members of the Lady Red Storm basketball team, winners in the Junior National AAU Basketball Tournament held in Texas.Mayor Walker announced that as part of the City's Excellence Made Here Program, the Louisiana Methodist Children's Home is honored as Ruston's Employer of the Month. Kristi Lumpkin, Economic Development Administrator, highlighted accomplishments of the local company saying in their ministry to children and families they employ approximately 350 people on the Ruston campus and 540 statewide. The Mayor presented to Rick Wheat, President and CEO, and other representatives present, a framed Excellence Made Here montage commemorating their selection as Employer of the Month. Mr. Wheat expressed appreciation to the City for the recognition.The Mayor called the meeting to order at 5:35 p.m. Reverend David Buckley, Word of Faith Ministries, led in the invocation.
I. AGENDA AND MINUTES:
A.ADOPT AGENDA.
Alderman Jim Pearce made a motion, seconded by Alderwoman Carolyn Cage, to adopt the agenda. There were no comments from the audience and the motion passed by unanimous vote.
B.APPROVE MINUTES OF AUGUST 17, 2015 - REGULAR MEETING.
Alderman Jim Pearce made a motion, seconded by Alderwoman Angela Mayfield, to approve the Minutes of the August 17, 2015, regular Council meeting. There were no comments from the audience and the motion passed by unanimous vote.
II.ADMINISTRATION:
A.AUTHORIZE CITY TO ENTER INTO COOPERATIVE ENDEAVOR AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE LOUISIANA DELTA COMMUNITY COLLEGE, LOUISIANA DELTA COMMUNITY COLLEGE FOUNDATION AND THE CITY OF RUSTON, LOUISIANA FOR THE FINANCING AND CONSTRUCTION OF NEW FACILITIES IN THE CITY OF RUSTON, STATE OF LOUISIANA. Bill Carter reported that the Louisiana Delta Community College had received funding this year from the Legislature for improvements to various facilities including those at the Ruston Campus and the State funding required a local match and the City has been asked to provide infrastructure improvements for a value of approximately $600,000 to go toward the local match. He added that the Lincoln Parish Police Jury is also providing in-kind services toward the match. Mr. Carter said that the agreement will commit the City to provide infrastructure improvements related to the project including electrical upgrades, sewer lift station upgrade, domestic water upgrades and fire protection upgrades, all having a collective value of about $600,000. Motion was made by Alderman Jedd Lewis and seconded by Alderman Bruce Siegmund to authorize the agreement. There were no comments from the audience and the motion passed by unanimous vote.
B. CONSIDER RESOLUTION NO. ____ OF 2015, AUTHORIZING CITY TO PURCHASE PROPERTY FOR DEVELOPMENT OF INDUSTRIAL PARK. Kristi Lumpkin reported that the City desires to continue the development of the Industrial Park on McDonald Avenue and acquire approximately 22 acres in that area. She said the appraised value is about $150,000. Motion was made by Alderwoman Angela Mayfield and seconded by Alderwoman Carolyn Cage to adopt the resolution. There were no comments from the audience and the motion passed by unanimous vote. (RESOLUTION NO. 973 OF 2015)
C. INTRODUCE ORDINANCE NO. ____ OF 2015, GRANTING CENTERPOINT ENERGY RESOURCES CORP., D/B/A/ CENTERPOINT ENERGY LOUISIANA GAS, THE RIGHT TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN FACILITIES FOR THE TRANSPORTATION, DISTRIBUTION AND SALE OF GAS IN THE CITY OF RUSTON, LOUISIANA AND, FOR SUCH PURPOSES, TO USE AND EXCAVATE IN THE PUBLIC HIGHWAYS, STREETS, SIDEWALKS, ALLEYS, SQUARES, COMMONS, GROUNDS, AND OTHER PUBLICLY OWNED AREAS AND LEVYING A FRANCHISE (PRIVILEGE) TAX FOR THAT PURPOSE.The ordinance was introduced by Alderwoman Angela Mayfield.
D. CONSIDER RESOLUTION NO. ____ OF 2015, AUTHORIZING CITY TO ENTER
INTO A PROFESSIONAL SERVICES AGREEMENT WITH STANTEC CONSULTING SERVICES, INC., AND ARDAMAN AND ASSOCIATES, INC., FOR ENGINEERING SERVICES RELATED TO TARBUTTON ROAD BRIDGE IMPROVEMENT PROJECT. Bill Carter said the resolution will authorize the City to enter into an agreement with Stantec Consulting Services, Inc., and Ardaman and Associates, Inc., for the development of engineering construction plans and specifications including project management, geometric reviews and checks, bridge redesign, bridge construction documents and geotechnical support in connection with the new Tarbutton Bridge. He said the fees of Stantec are estimated to be $148,000 and for Ardaman about $30,000, all of which will be paid with Tax Incremental District funds. A motion was made by Alderman Jedd Lewis and seconded by Alderman Jim Pearce to adopt the resolution. There were no comments from the audience and the motion passed by unanimous vote. (RESOLUTION NO. 974 OF 2015)
III.AIRPORT:
A.CONSIDER RESOLUTION NO. ____ OF 2015, AUTHORIZING CITY TO ENTER INTO GRANT AGREEMENT WITH THE FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION FOR IMPROVEMENTS TO THE RUSTON REGIONAL AIRPORT.Darrell Caraway reported that the City has submitted an application for Federal funding to the Federal Aviation Administration for a grant to obtain funds to update the Airport Master Plan for project costs not to exceed $222,000 and the proposed resolution will authorize the City to enter into the grant agreement. Motion was made by Alderman Jedd Lewis and seconded by Alderwoman Carolyn Cage to adopt the resolution. There were no comments from the audience and the motion passed by unanimous vote. (RESOLUTION NO. 975 OF 2015)
IV. LIGHT AND POWER:
A.CONSIDER RESOLUTION NO. ____ OF 2015, AUTHORIZING CITY TO ENTER INTO A VEGETATION MAINTENANCE AGREEMENT FOR FISCAL YEARS 2016 AND 2017.Randy Colvin stated that the proposed resolution authorizes the City to enter into a vegetation maintenance agreement for 2016 and 2017, adding that of the three responses, Wolfe Tree, Inc., was selected as the most responsive. A motion was made by Alderman Jim Pearce and seconded by Alderwoman Carolyn Cage to adopt the resolution. There were no comments from the audience and the motion passed by unanimous vote. (RESOLUTION NO. 976 OF 2015)
V. POLICE:
A.INTRODUCE ORDINANCE NO. ____ OF 2015, AMENDING SECTION 11-300 OF CHAPTER 11 OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF RUSTON, LOUISIANA, RELATIVE TO POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA AND SYNTHETIC CANNABINOIDS. The ordinance was introduced by Alderman Jedd Lewis.
VI.WATER UTILITIES:
A. CONSIDER RESOLUTION NO. ____ OF 2015, AUTHORIZING CITY TO ENTER INTO PROFESSIONAL SERVICES AGREEMENT WITH VECTOR DISEASE CONTROL, INTERNATIONAL, LLC, FOR MOSQUITO CONTROL SERVICES.Keith Jeselink reported that the City has received a proposal from Vector Disease Control, International, LLC, for the continuation of mosquito control in the City. He added that the proposed agreement will provide an option to renew annually for three (3) additional years, allowing the rate for services to be locked in and the annual cost about $150,150. A motion was made by Alderwoman Carolyn Cage and seconded by Alderman Bruce Siegmund to adopt the resolution. There were no comments from the audience and the motion passed by unanimous vote. (RESOLUTION NO. 977 OF 2015)
VII. PUBLIC WORKS:
A. CONSIDER RESOLUTION NO. ____ OF 2015, AUTHORIZING CITY TO ENTER INTO A PROFESSIONAL SERVICES AGREEMENT WITH THE RILEY COMPANY OF LOUISIANA, INC., FOR ENGINEERING SERVICES RELATED TO CELEBRITY DRIVE IMPROVEMENTS PROJECT. John Freeman reported that the proposed resolution will authorize the City to enter into an agreement with Riley Company of Louisiana, Inc., for engineering services in connection with the development of construction plans and specifications as well as construction phase services for the reconstruction of portions of Celebrity Drive, between Eagle Drive and Commerce Street. A motion was made by Alderman Jedd Lewis and seconded by Alderwoman Angela Mayfield to adopt the resolution. There were no comments from the audience and the motion passed by unanimous vote. (RESOLUTION NO. 978 OF 2015)

B. CONSIDER RESOLUTION NO. ____ OF 2015, AUTHORIZING CITY OF RUSTON, LOUISIANA TO ACQUIRE PROPERTY AND TO INSTITUTE EXPROPRIATION ACTIONS NECESSARY FOR CONSTRUCTION AND COMPLETION OF THE COOKTOWN ROAD TURN LANE PROJECT IN THE CITY OF RUSTON. Bill Carter reported that the proposed resolution will authorize the City to acquire property and institute expropriation actions necessary for the construction and completion of the Cooktown Road Turn Lane Project. A motion was made by Alderman Jedd Lewis and seconded by Alderwoman Carolyn Cage to adopt the resolution. There were no comments from the audience and the motion passed with four (4) votes in favor, none opposed, and Alderman Siegmund abstained from voting because he owns property in that area. (RESOLUTION NO. 979 OF 2015)
VIII. PLANNING & ZONING:
A. CONSIDER ORDINANCE NO. ____ OF 2015, AMENDING CHAPTER 29 OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF RUSTON, LOUISIANA BY CHANGING CERTAIN OF THE DISTRICT BOUNDARIES PROVIDED FOR THEREIN.
Case No. 1222(a): Application to Rezone (from R-10 One-Family Residential District to CM Core Mixed District)
Applicant: JD RED, LLC, Location: 1100 Dubach Avenue; 1102 Dubach Avenue
Case No. 1222(b): Application to Rezone (from R-10 One-Family Residential District to CM Core Mixed District)
Joined Applicant: Diebold Investments, LLC
Location:1101 Dubach Avenue; 1103 Dubach Avenue
Case No. 1222(c): Application to Rezone (from R-25 One-Family Residential District to CM Core Mixed District)
Joined Applicant: La Tech Chi Alpha Campus Ministry
Location:710 Tech Drive
Jim Hays reported that the applicants applied to rezone their respective lots from R-10 Single Family Residential and R-25 Single Family Residential to CM Core Mixed Use. He said the properties have a future land use designation of LR Low Density Residential with an update to Core designation under consideration. He said the Zoning Commission had reviewed the request and voted unanimously to recommend approval of a rezoning to CR Core Residential on all three lots rather than CM Core Mixed Use based on the facts that core residential meets the needs of what the applicants would like to do and is compatible with the adjoining properties.
A.(1) PUBLIC HEARING REGARDING AMENDING CHAPTER 29 OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF RUSTON, LOUISIANA.
Mayor Walker called for a public hearing at 5:53 p.m. Having no one from the audience to comment, the Mayor closed the public hearing at 5:53 p.m., and called for final consideration by the Aldermen.There was a discussion among the aldermen who favored the core mixed designation partially because it requires a more intense scrutiny of developments.Alderman Jedd Lewis made a motion, seconded by Alderwoman Carolyn Cage, to adopt the proposed ordinance which includes the CM Core Mixed District designation. The title of the ordinance was read, a roll call vote was taken and the following result was had:
YEA: ALDERWOMAN CAROLYN E. CAGE
ALDERMAN JEDD LEWIS
ALDERWOMAN ANGELA R. MAYFIELD
ALDERMAN JIM PEARCE
NAY:NONE
ABSENT: NONE
ABSTAINED: ALDERMAN BRUCE SIEGMUND
The motion passed with four (4) votes in favor of, none opposed, and Alderman Sigmund abstained from voting citing conflict of interest. (ORDINANCE NO. 1668 OF 2015)
B. CONSIDER ORDINANCE NO. ___ OF 2015, AMENDING THE RUSTON 21 COMPREHENSIVE PLAN AND FUTURE LAND USE MAP.
Case No. 1228: Amendment to Ruston Comprehensive Master Plan Future Land Use Map for west side of Tech Drive from W. California to W. Barnett Springs Road from LR Low Density Residential and HR High Density Residential, to CR Core District
Applicant: P&Z Staff
Location: West side of Tech Drive from W. California to W. Barnett Springs Road. Jim Hays reported that the review process for requested Tech Drive rezoning (Case No. 1222) led staff to review the zoning and future land use in the West California Avenue and Tech Drive area which has a Future Lane Use of CR Core while the west side of Tech Drive has a Future Lane Use of LR Low Density Residential and HR High Density Residential. He said they found that a revision of the Future Land Use to CR Core for the west side of Tech Drive would be a logical extension of the Land Use for the lots fronting the west side of Tech Drive in light of advance consideration of future growth trends. He said the staff recommends the Future Land Use map on the west side of Tech Drive from West California north to West Barnett Springs Road, be revised from LR Low Density Residential and HR High Density Residential to CR Core and the Planning Commission had voted unanimously to recommend approval.
B.(1) PUBLIC HEARING REGARDING AMENDING THE RUSTON 21 COMPREHENSIVE PLAN AND FUTURE LAND USE MAP.
Mayor Walker called for a public hearing at 6:02 p.m. Having no one from the audience to comment, the Mayor closed the public hearing at 6:02 p.m., and called for final consideration by the Aldermen.Alderwoman Carolyn Cage made a motion, seconded by Alderwoman Angela Mayfield, to adopt the ordinance. The title of the ordinance was read, a roll call vote was taken and the following result was had:
YEA:ALDERWOMAN CAROLYN E. CAGE
ALDERMAN JEDD LEWIS
ALDERWOMAN ANGELA R. MAYFIELD
ALDERMAN JIM PEARCE
NAY:NONE
ABSENT: NONE
ABSTAINED: ALDERMAN BRUCE SIEGMUND.The motion passed with four (4) votes in favor of, none opposed, and Alderman Siegmund abstained from voting citing conflict of interest. (ORDINANCE NO. 1669 OF 2015)
C. CONSIDER ORDINANCE NO. ____ OF 2015, AMENDING CHAPTER 29 OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF RUSTON, LOUISIANA BY CHANGING CERTAIN OF THE DISTRICT BOUNDARIES PROVIDED FOR THEREIN.Case No. 1224:Application to Rezone (from AG Agriculture District to R-25 One Family Residential District)
Applicant: Evan Allen
Location:1944 Atkins Road. Jim Hays said the applicant applied to rezone a two acre lot located at 1944 Atkins Road from AG Agriculture District to R-25 One Family Residential District and the Planning Commission voted unanimously to recommend approval of rezoning to R-25 One Family Residential District as the request is compatible with the Future Lane Use portion of the Master Plan and would qualify for rezoning.
C.(1) PUBLIC HEARING REGARDING AMENDING CHAPTER 29 OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF RUSTON, LOUISIANA. Mayor Walker called for a public hearing at 6:04 p.m. Having no one from the audience to comment, the Mayor closed the public hearing at 6:04 p.m., and called for final consideration by the Aldermen.Alderman Bruce Siegmund made a motion, seconded by Alderman Jedd Lewis, to adopt the ordinance. The title of the ordinance was read, a roll call vote was taken and the following result was had:YEA: ALDERWOMAN CAROLYN E. CAGE ALDERMAN JEDD LEWIS
ALDERWOMAN ANGELA R. MAYFIELD
ALDERMAN JIM PEARCE
ALDERMAN BRUCE SIEGMUND
NAY:NONE
ABSENT:NONE The motion passed by unanimous vote. (ORDINANCE NO. 1670 OF 2015)
D.CONSIDER ORDINANCE NO. ____ OF 2015, AMENDING CHAPTER 29 OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF RUSTON, LOUISIANA BY CHANGING CERTAIN OF THE DISTRICT BOUNDARIES PROVIDED FOR THEREIN.
Case No. 1229: Application for Preliminary Plat of Planned Unit Development Application to rezone from R-1, One Family Residential/R-2, Two Family Residential to PUD, Planned Unit Development
Applicant: KDV Investments, LLC
Location: East of and adjoining Kavanaugh Road, North of Abby Lane (Shiloh Woods Unit 1). Jim Hays reported that the applicant has submitted a project master plan and proposes to develop approximately 5.7 acres located on the east side of Kavanaugh Road, North of Abby Lane with the plan to eventually have a 19 building, 38 unit multi-family duplex development and will be constructed in two separate phases submitted as an individual Planned Unit Development (PUD). Hays said the first phase of the project will involve Shiloh Woods Unit 1 consisting of 10 buildings and a private roadway to access those units.Hays explained that the Preliminary plat approval for a PUD requires a two-step zoning process; first, the zoning commission reviews the requested reasoning. If the request is approved, the Planning Commission will review the preliminary plat for the PUD. If the Commissions recommend approval for each step, the recommendations will be forwarded to the Board of Aldermen. He continued that the Planning and Zoning Commissions reviewed the request and voted unanimously to recommend approval of the preliminary plat and rezoning to PUD.
D.(1) PUBLIC HEARING REGARDING AMENDING CHAPTER 29 OF THE CODE OF
ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF RUSTON, LOUISIANA.Mayor Walker called for a public hearing at 6:06 p.m. Having no one from the audience to comment, the Mayor closed the public hearing at 6:06 p.m., and called for final consideration by the Aldermen.Alderman Jim Pearce made a motion, seconded by Alderman Bruce Siegmund, to adopt the ordinance. The title of the ordinance was read, a roll call vote was taken and the following result was had:
YEA: ALDERWOMAN CAROLYN E. CAGE
ALDERMAN JEDD LEWIS
ALDERWOMAN ANGELA R. MAYFIELD
ALDERMAN JIM PEARCE
ALDERMAN BRUCE SIEGMUND
NAY:NONE
ABSENT: NONE
The motion passed by unanimous vote. (ORDINANCE NO. 1671 OF 2015)
E. INTRODUCE ORDINANCE NO. ____ OF 2015, AMENDING CHAPTER 29 OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF RUSTON, LOUISIANA BY CHANGING CERTAIN OF THE DISTRICT BOUNDARIES PROVIDED FOR THEREIN.
Case No. 1236: Application for Rezoning from R-10 One Family Residential to MX, Mixed Use
Applicant: Sharyon Mayfield
Location: 1500 Martin Luther King, East of Johnson Street and West of Clay Street.The ordinance was introduced by Alderwoman Angela Mayfield.
IX. CODE ENFORCEMENT:
A. REQUEST PERMISSION TO START THE PROPERTY CONDEMNATION PROCESS AS REQUIRED BY ORDINANCE FOR THE BUILDING(S) OR STRUCTURE(S) LOCATED AT THE FOLLOWING ADDRESS:
Address Owner
413 West Line Willie M. Williams
1303 East Line Sammie Lee Lyons; Vernell Gilliam
Bill Sanderson recommended that the listed properties be demolished, removed or improved to meet current Building Code and also requested permission to start the property condemnation process. Sanderson stated that all property owners have been notified. A motion was made by Alderwoman Angela Mayfield and seconded by Alderman Jedd Lewis to approve Sanderso's recommendations. The Mayor asked for comments from the audience and there were none. After a brief discussion, the motion passed by unanimous vote.
B. TAKE APPROPRIATE ACTION ON THE ABATEMENT OF THE SUBSTANDARD BUILDING(S) OR STRUCTURE(S) LOCATED AT 1106 OLLA STREET. Bill Sanderson reported that the Council had previously voted unanimously to accept a recommendation to demolish, remove or improve the structure(s) at 1106 Olla Street and to start the property condemnation process. He reported that the owner (Ruthie Burks) has been notified of the hearing. Sanderson said owner is cleaning up the lot and recommended that the Council set a deadline of thirty (30) days for the owner to repair, remove or demolish the structure(s) and if the owner fails or refuses to comply with the order within the time frame allowed, then the City may proceed with the cleanup with all costs billed to the owner(s).
B.(1) PUBLIC HEARING REGARDING ABATEMENT OF THE BUILDING(S) OR STRUCTURE(S) LOCATED AT 1106 OLLA STREET.Mayor Walker called for a public hearing at 6:12 p.m. Having no one to comment from the audience, the Mayor closed the public hearing at 6:12 p.m., and called for final consideration by the Aldermen.After discussion, a motion was made by Alderman Bruce Siegmund and seconded by Alderwoman Carolyn Cage to approve Sanderson's recommendations and proceed with the appropriate action. The motion passed by unanimous vote.
C.TAKE APPROPRIATE ACTION ON THE ABATEMENT OF THE SUBSTANDARD
BUILDING(S) OR STRUCTURE(S) LOCATED AT 604 MCALLISTER STREET.
Bill Sanderson reported that the Council had previously voted unanimously to accept a recommendation to demolish, remove or improve the structure(s) at 604 McAllister Street and to start the property condemnation process. He reported that the owner (Emmett Fowler) has been notified of the hearing and recommended that the Council set a deadline of thirty (30) days for the owner to repair, remove or demolish the structure(s) and if the owner fails or refuses to comply with the order within the time frame allowed, then the City may proceed with the cleanup with all costs billed to the owner(s).
C.(1) PUBLIC HEARING REGARDING ABATEMENT OF THE BUILDING(S) OR
STRUCTURE(S) LOCATED AT 604 MCALLISTER STREET.Mayor Walker called for a public hearing at 6:13 p.m. Having no one to comment from the audience, the Mayor closed the public hearing at 6:13 p.m., and called for final consideration by the Aldermen.Alderwoman Angela Mayfield suggested giving the property owner sixty (60) days to make the necessary improvements. Alderwoman Carolyn Cage suggested that ninety (90) days is needed. After discussion, a motion was made by Alderman Bruce Siegmund and seconded by Alderman Jedd Lewis to give the property owner ninety (90) days to make improvements and otherwise proceed with the appropriate action. The motion passed by unanimous vote.
X.FINANCE:
A. CONSIDER ORDINANCE NO. ____ OF 2015, ADOPTING THE BUDGET OF
REVENUE AND EXPENDITURES FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING
OCTOBER 1, 2015, AND ENDING SEPTEMBER 30, 2016, FOR THE CITY OF
RUSTON, LOUISIANA.
Emmett Gibbs reported that the ordinance had been revised since introduction in August with the following changes: 1) Deleted the exceptions for anniversary pay increases for regular Police Department employees and pay increases for Fire Department employees for the receipt of EMT Basic, EMT Intermediate or Paramedic Certification since all of those items are now included in the Budget; 2) Changed the timeframe in which the Board of Aldermen is advised of certain material situations from 10 days to quarterly. He said an annotated version (showing revisions made) of the ordinance was included in the packet and that no proposed revisions had been made to the actual Budget.
Alderman Jedd Lewis made a motion to amend the ordinance. The motion was seconded by Alderwoman Angela Mayfield. There were no comments from the audience and the motion passed by unanimous vote. There was a discussion about the increase in healthcare costs. Alderman Pearce voiced his concerns about the decision to include 33 unfilled positions in the budget but would rather see positions added on an as-needed basis. Mayor Walker said with the positions included, it would allow flexibility to hire additional employees if needed to expedite City services.

A.(1) PUBLIC HEARING REGARDING ADOPTING THE BUDGET OF REVENUE AND
EXPENDITURES FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING OCTOBER 1, 2015, AND
ENDING SEPTEMBER 30, 2016.

Mayor Walker called for a public hearing at 6:17 p.m. Having no one from the audience to comment, the Mayor closed the public hearing at 6:17 p.m., and called for final consideration by the Aldermen.Alderman Jedd Lewis made a motion, seconded by Alderwoman Carolyn Cage, to adopt the ordinance, as amended. The title of the ordinance was read, a roll call vote was taken and the following result was had:
YEA: ALDERWOMAN CAROLYN E. CAGE
ALDERMAN JEDD LEWIS
ALDERWOMAN ANGELA R. MAYFIELD
ALDERMAN BRUCE SIEGMUND
NAY: ALDERMAN JIM PEARCE
ABSENT: NONE
The motion passed with four (4) votes in favor of and one (1) opposed being Alderman Pearce. (ORDINANCE NO. 1672 OF 2015)
XI. ADJOURN MEETING. There being no further business, on motion by Alderwoman Carolyn Cage and second by Alderman Jedd Lewis, the meeting of the Mayor and Board of Aldermen was adjourned at 6:23 p.m.
October 5, 2015
APPROVED ATTEST:
EMMETT GIBBS, CLERK
RONNY WALKER, MAYOR
1td: October 9, 2015

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