City of Porterdale

Minutes and Agenda

Minutes of the Meeting

CITY OF PORTERDALE

CITY COUNCIL CALLED MEETING

January 26, 2012, 6:30 pm

PUBLIC HEARING #1

Presiding over the meeting was Mayor Arline Chapman.  In attendance were Council Members Anita Rainey - Post 1, Linda Finger - Post 2, Tim Savage - Post 3, and Lowell Chambers, Post 5.  Also in attendance were the City Manager, Bob Thomson, and City Clerk, Judy T. Johnson. 

Agenda Item 1 - Call to order

Mayor Arline Chapman called the meeting to order.

Agenda Item 2 - The Presentation & Adoption of the Urban Redevelopment Plan ~ NEGRC - Public Hearing

Mr. Dave Van De Weghe explained the Urban Redevelopment Plan and outlined the benefits for the City once the plan had been approved including grants and special programs.

Mayor Chapman opened the public comments.

Bobby D. Hamby asked if the city was still looking Opportunity Zones.  Mr. Van De Weghe stated the next step of the process would include this item.

The public hearing was closed.

Agenda Item 3- Resolution for the 2012 Porterdale Urban Redevelopment Plan

City Manager, Bob Thomson, read the Resolution for the 2012 Porterdale Urban Redevelopment Plan.

Motion 1 was made by Council Member Finger to accept the Resolution, and was seconded by Council Member Savage.

Motion carried unanimously.

Agenda Item 4- Swearing in of Officer

Mayor Arline Chapman gives the Oath of Office to Officer Kevin Courchaine.

Agenda Item 5- Adjournment

Motion 2 was made by Council Member Finger to adjourn and was seconded by Council Member Savage. 

Motion carried unanimously.

Read and adopted in the regular meeting of the City Council held on this ___ day of February, 2012.