THE MAYOR AND CITY COUNCIL
IV. CONFIRMATION OF/OR AMENDMENTS TO THE AGENDA
V. CONSENT AGENDA:
M. Andrews A. Approve request for one (1) Fire and Rescue Fire Marshal to attend the “SC Rope Rescue Technician-I” to be held in Jackson, MS, and approve payment for registration, travel and meal expenses.
C. Bush E. Approve request for the Public Works Director and the Landfill Supervisor to attend the “Mississippi Class I Rubbish Site Operator Certification Training” to be held in Jackson, MS, and approve payment for lodging, travel and meal expenses.
D. Givens F. Approve request for the Victims Advocate Coordinator to attend the “Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Training” to be held in Southaven, MS, and approve payment for travel and meal expenses.
O. Lewis H. Approve permit request from Councilman Stephen Jones on behalf of Hayden Allen to host the “Hayden Allen Benefit” from 12:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. on March 26, 2017. He is requesting to block off 2nd Avenue North (Elbow Room) between 4th Street North and 5th Street North (Zachary’s).
O. Lewis I. Approve permit request submitted by Kerry Blanton on behalf of the Animal Clinic to host the “Four (4) Paws for Cause 5K Fun Run and One (1) Mile Walk Fundraiser” to be held at the Riverwalk from 7:30 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. on April 8, 2017.
O. Lewis M. Approve request for one (1) CPD Investigator to attend the “Electronic Device Crime Scene Search and Evidence Recovery Training” to be held in Gonzales, LA, and approve payment for registration, lodging, travel and meal expenses.
O. Lewis N. Approve request for one (1) CPD Investigator to attend the “Decision Making Skills for the Supervisors Training” to be held in Birmingham, AL, and approve payment for registration, lodging and meal expenses.
R. Smith A. General Comments from the Mayor and Council Members
· American Red Cross Proclamation
M. Andrews B Swearing in of two (2) Fire and Rescue Personnel
· Jaquay Sherrod
· Wesley Gates
M. Rawle J. Monthly Financial Report
D. K. Board Vacancies
· 1 Vacancy
· 3-Year Term
· Term expired for Christina Berry on 12/5/2016.
· Appointment can be made immediately.
· No applicants at this time
· Mark Jackson – Columbus Fairgrounds
· Sharon Lewis - Potholes
C. Bush A. Discuss/Approve request to hire one (1) Laborer for the Public Works Department, contingent upon a successful pre-employment medical examination and drug screen
C. Bush B. Discuss/Approve request to hire one (1) Equipment Operator for the Rubbish Pit Landfill, contingent upon a successful pre-employment medical examination and drug screen
G. Irby C. Discuss/Approve request for the City Engineer to determine ADA Compliance of Existing Elevator in City Hall.
G. Irby D. Discuss/Approve request to apply for the CDBG Public Facilities Grant.
J. Turnage/ E. Discuss/Approve Proposed Changes to Wrecker Ordinance Rates and
D. Armstrong Charges.
K. Wiegel F. Discuss/Approve recommendations from the Planning Commission Meeting of March 21, 2017.