City of Porterdale

Minutes and Agenda

Minutes of the Meeting

CITY OF PORTERDALE

CITY COUNCIL CALLED MEETING

MINUTES

May 22, 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, Mike Harper- Post 4 and Lowell Chambers- Post 5.  Also in attendance were City Manager, Bob Thomson, City Clerk Megan Reid and City Attorney, Tim Chambers.

 

Agenda Item 1 - Call to order

Motion 1- was made by Council Member Mike Harper to go into the Called Meeting and was seconded by Council Member Tim Savage.

 

Motion 1 passed unanimously.

 

Agenda Item 2- Blighted Tax Ordinance

 

Read aloud by City Attorney Tim Chambers.

 

Motion 2- was made by Linda Finger to approve the 3rd and Final Reading of the Blight Tax Ordinance and was seconded by Council Member Tim Savage.

 

Council Member Anita Rainey raised the question regarding the percentage of decrease and was it required. City Attorney Tim Chambers confirmed it was indeed required by law. To which Council Member Lowell Chambers raised the question of changing the rate and the Council came to a consensus that the rate did not need to change.

 

Motion 2 passed unanimously.

 

Agenda Item 3- Executive Session

  1. Personnel
  2. Real Estate

 

Motion 3 was made by Council Member Mike Harper to go into Executive Session and was seconded by Council Member Linda Finger.

 

Motion 3 carried unanimously.

 

Motion 4 was made by Council Member Tim Savage to go back into the Called Meeting and was seconded by Council Member Mike Harper.

 

Motion 4 carried unanimously.

 

Agenda Item 5-Adjournment

 

Motion 5- was made by Council Member Mike Harper to adjourn and was seconded by Council Member Tim Savage.

 

Motion carried unanimously