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By Terrel Brown (Ward Five Councilman)

Feb. 26, 2018

Item 1: Public Hearing:

Item 1.1: A request from owner of the property (Emfinger Building) located on Jordan Avenue regarding Resolution #2018-565 declaring property a public nuisance. The City Council passed an ordinance to continue the process of declaring this property a public nuisance.

Item 1.2: The City Council approved an application from Tallassee Eagle owner Khodiyar Krupa, LLC for a transfer of retail beer (off premises) license and a new retail table wine (off premises) license.

Item 2: The City Council adopted a resolution to declare property located at 318 First Avenue a public nuisance.

Item 3: The Council amended the budget for an additional personnel position at the Water Filter Plant.

Item 4: Mr. Tony and Mrs. Alice Stevenson made public statements about the city’s sewage tap fee. The Mayor and City Council will examine the impact of the fees and make recommendations if needed.

Item 5: Former Tuskegee Mayor and former State Legislature Johnny Ford addressed the City Council offering to assist with the possibility of getting sufficient lighting for the Tallassee Exit off Interstate 85.

Item 6:  Mayor’s Reports:  Mayor Hammock presented an invoice for Pitney Bowes Leased Equipment used at City Hall. The equipment listed were postage meter, folder/inserter, and shredder. This needed equipment is used to process and mail water bills to our citizens. The City Council approved payment for the expenditures.

Mayor Hammock announced the Tallassee Recreation Department will host the Annual City-wide Easter Egg Hunt, Saturday March 31, 2018 10:00am to Noon.

Mayor Hammock announced a Comprehensive Planning Meeting (Economic Development) at City Hall Thursday March 1, 2018 6:00 p.m.

Mayor Johnny Hammock announced the next Regular City Council Meeting will be held on the second Tuesday in March (March 13, 2018) 6:00 p.m. at City Hall.

Item 7: Council Reports

Item 8: Adjourn

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