City of Porterdale

Minutes and Agenda

Minutes of the Meeting

CITY OF PORTERDALE

CITY COUNCIL CALLED MEETING

MINUTES

November 18, 2014

 

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 City Manager, Bob Thomson and City Clerk Megan Reid. City Attorney, Tim Chambers and Mike Harper- Post 4 were absent.

 

Agenda Item 1 - Call to order

Mayor Arline Chapman called the meeting to order.

 

Special Guest Speaker, Laurie Riley – Laurie Riley from Keep Coving/Newton Beautiful came to the meeting to do the Stormwater Education. This is her 10th year with the City of Porterdale. She passed out literature and explained the importance of Stormwater Awareness. She discussed 2 types of Stormwater pollution. She discussed the importance of silk fences and stream water buffers. She passed out literature and reusable bags to the Council.

 

Agenda Item 2- Public Hearing for 2015

Opened by Mayor Chapman

No public comments.

Mayor Chapman closed the public hearing.

 

Agenda Item 3- Ordinance to Adopt the 2015 Budget

 

Read aloud by City Manager Bob Thomson

 

Motion 1- was made by Council Member Tim Savage to accept the first reading as the second and was seconded by Council Member Linda Finger.

 

Motion passed unanimously.

Agenda Item 4- Executive Session for Personnel

 

Motion 2- was made by Council Member Linda Finger to go into executive session for personnel issues and was seconded by Council Member Tim Savage.

 

Motion passed unanimously.

 

Motion 3- was made by Council Member Linda Finger to go back into the called meeting and was seconded by Council Member Lowell Chambers.

 

Motion passed unanimously.