THE MAYOR AND CITY COUNCIL
IV. CONFIRMATION OF/OR AMENDMENTS TO THE AGENDA
V. CONSENT AGENDA:
M. Andrews D. Approve request for one (1) Fire and Rescue Engineer to attend “Site Protection/Observational Techniques (Train the Trainer)” to be held in Jackson, MS, and approve payment for travel expenses.
M. Andrews F. Ratify request for the Fire and Rescue Assistant Chief to attend a meeting with the Greenwood Fire Department, Sunbelt Fire and Globe, to be held in Greenwood, MS, and approve payment for travel expenses.
M. Andrews H. Approve request for the one (1) Fire & Rescue Battalion Chief and two (2) Fire & Rescue Personnel to attend the “Task Force Swift Water Class” to be held in Picayune, MS, and approve payment for travel and meal expenses.
O. Lewis I. Approve request for one (1) CPD Investigator to attend the “Investigating Social Networking Sites Techniques” to be held in Byram, MS, and approve payment for lodging, travel, and meal expenses.
O. Lewis L. Approve request for one (1) CPD Investigator to attend the “Interview and Interrogation Training” to be held in Brandon, MS, and approve payment for registration, lodging, travel, and meal expenses.
O. Lewis O. Approve permit request submitted by Sheniynah Richardson to host the “Bike the Block (Celebrate National Fitness through Biking, Walking/Running”” to be held on May 27, 2017, from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 p. m., and approve to block off College Street at South MLK Drive, Bell Avenue & 15th Street South.
R. Smith A. General Comments from the Mayor and Council Members
· Proclamation – Honoring Mr. Al Hatcher
O. Lewis B. Swearing in of six (6) CPD Officers
W. Blunt E. Monthly Report from the Municipal Court Division for March 2017
M. Rawle J. Monthly Financial Report
D. K. Board Vacancies
Civil Service Commission
· 1 Vacancy due to resignation of Al Hatcher
· Unexpired 4-Year Term ending 8/5/2018
· Appointment can be made May 2, 2017.
· Rita Felton
· Michael Sykes, Jr.
· Mark Jackson – Columbus Fairgrounds
· Lillian Murray – Columbus Beautification Program
· Frederick Tate - Sandfield Community Park
D. Armstrong A. Discuss/Approve Final Adoption of New Wrecker Ordinance.
R. Eastman B. Discuss/Approve College and 6th Street South Parking Lot Change Order.
O. Lewis C. Discuss/Approve to hire one (1) Certified CPD Officer and two (2) Entry Level Officers, contingent upon a successful pre-medical examination and drug screen.
O. Lewis D. Discuss/Approve promoting a Lieutenant to Captain in the CPD Patrol Division.
K. Stafford E. Discuss/Approve Acceptance of Hospital Drive Extended (by Longhorn’s) as a City Street.