THE MAYOR AND CITY COUNCIL
IV. CONFIRMATION OF/OR AMENDMENTS TO THE AGENDA
V. CONSENT AGENDA:
D. Armstrong B. Approve request for the COO to attend the “MS Airports Association 2018 Annual Conference” to be held in Jackson, MS, and approve payment for registration, lodging, travel and meal expenses.
M. Andrews D. Approve request for three (3) Fire and Rescue Firefighters to attend the “Mississippi Fire Investigators Association 2018 Spring Seminar” to be held in Oxford, MS, and approve payment for registration, lodging, travel and meal expenses.
M. Andrews F. Approve request for one (1) Fire and Rescue Deputy Fire Marshal to attend “Water Based Fire Protection System Plans Review (N0137)” to be held in Jackson, MS, and approve payment for travel and meal expenses.
G. Irby H. Approve request for the Mayor and City Planner to attend the “2018 Affordable Housing Program Workshop: Opening Doors” to be held in New Orleans, LA, and approve payment for lodging, travel and meal expenses.
F. Shelton I. Approve request to send one (1) CPD Officer and the CPD Training Officer to attend the “Criminal Justice Student Association Career Fair” to be held in Memphis, TN, and approve payment for lodging, travel and meal expenses
R. Smith A. General Comments from the Mayor and Council Members
F. Shelton B. Promotion of two (2) CPD Corporals to Sergeant
· Timothy Jenkins
· Christopher Smith
M. Rawle K. Monthly Financial Report
D. Armstrong L. Board Vacancies
Historic Preservation Commission
· 1 Vacancy to fill the unexpired term of Dr. Jim Borsig who resigned
January 31, 2018.
· 3-Year Term will expire 05/19/2019.
· Appointment can be made immediately.
· No applicants at this time
Columbus Municipal School District (2 Vacancies)
· 1 Vacancy to fill Angela Verdell’s 5-Year Term which will expire
· Appointment will be made February 20, 2018.
· 1 Vacancy to fill the unexpired 5-Year term of Currie Fisher who
· Currie Fisher’s 5-Year Term expires 03/03/2020.
· Appointment to fill the unexpired term will be made 03/20/2018.
Applicants (Angela Verdell’s Position)
· Yvonne Cox
· James E. Samuel
· June Leigh
Applicants (Currie Fisher’s Position)
· Willie J. Petty, Sr.
· Cedric Vance
Board of Adjustment & Appeals of Development Codes
· 1 Vacancy
· 1-Year Term for Kevin Stafford will expire 03/15/2018.
· Appointment will be made March 06, 2018.
· Kevin Stafford
R. Smith A. Discuss/Approve donation of $750.00 to the Lowndes County Chapter of the MUW Alumni Association’s Welcome Home Reception
R. Smith B. Discuss/Approve Resolution of Support for Additional Funds from the Legislature for the Terry Brown Amphitheater.
G. Lewis C. Discuss/Approve hiring of Facility Supervisor for Columbus Recreation Department, contingent upon a successful drug screen and pre-employment medical exam.
Personnel Matter (1)