Official minutes of the December 3, 2015 Council Meeting
Approved by City Council January 7, 2016
The council meeting was called to order by Mayor Rozier with Dexter Shearouse giving the invocation. Councilmembers Grizzard, Kerby, Key, Myrick, Otto, Attorney Raymond Dickey, City Administrator Charles Akridge and Asst. City Clerk Diane Proudfoot were present. Councilwoman Griffin was out due to a family emergency.
Councilman Grizzard made a motion to approve the draft copy of the minutes of the November 19th council meeting. Councilman Myrick seconded the motion and it passed without opposition. Councilman Myrick made a motion to approve the agenda of the December 3, 2015 meeting with the addition of Item #5 Consider Cancellation of the December 17, 2015 council meeting. Councilman Otto seconded the motion and it passed without opposition.
Mayor Rozier opened the Second Public Hearing for the discussion of the Proposed Development Impact Fee Ordinance. There were no comments from citizens or councilmembers, Councilman Otto made a motion to close the Public Hearing. Councilman Myrick seconded the motion and it passed without opposition.
Administrative & Committee reports:
City Administrator Akridge reported on the following:
Stagecoach Road project is complete which completes the expenditure of the LMIG funds.
The Sidewalk project is complete with the exception of the thermoplastic crosswalk painting which should
be complete within the next couple weeks.
There have been two building permits for residential homes and one other will be issued in the near future.
Mayor Rozier stated that Sara Jane’s Restaurant has closed and a Donut Shop will be coming in that location at a later date; Councilman Grizzard’s wife will be having surgery in the morning.
Councilman Myrick reminded everyone that the Christmas Tree Lighting will be held Saturday night at 6:00pm with Joyful Noise singing and Santa & Mrs. Claus will be stopping by.
Mayor Rozier reported that this concluded the items presented for consideration for inclusion on the Council agenda prior to the deadline of Wednesday, November 25, 2015.
The accounts payables were presented with Councilman Myrick making a motion to pay the bills, Councilwoman Key seconded the motion and it passed without opposition.
There being no further business, Councilman Otto made a motion to adjourn at 7:15pm. Councilman Kerby seconded the motion and it passed without opposition.
Diane Proudfoot, Asst. City Clerk
Note: Section § 50-14-1 of the Official Code of the State of Georgia Annotated requires that the minutes shall, as a minimum, include a description of each motion or other proposal made, and a record of all votes. These minutes meet the minimum requirements. However, in an attempt to provide as much information as possible to the citizens, the recording clerk has included additional background data and discussion on the subjects presented to council. The statements of individuals are not verbatim and may be summary in nature.