CITY COUNCIL MEETING

NOVEMBER 5, 2018

5:15 P.M.

The city council met in regular session with the following present: Mayor Jack Rowden, Councilmen Dean Banker, Dan Corpening, Shannon Crawford, Jason Teeter and Frankie Thomas.  

Others present were City Clerk Carrie L. Baeza, City Inspector Josh Grubbs, Chief of Police Courtney Leslie, Outside Utilities Supervisor Paul Nordyke, Electric and Park Systems Supervisor Gary Rowden, City Attorney Wayne R. Tate, and Ruthie Winget.

Mayor Jack E. Rowden presided.

Motion by Councilman Jason Teeter, seconded by Councilman Dean Banker, to approve the minutes of October 09, 2018 as mailed.  Motion carried.

Each member of the governing body was provided a copy of Municipal Judge Paula Sosa’s report for the month of October, showing 17 new cases brought before the court and $4828.00.  remitted to the city.  Motion by Shannon Crawford, seconded by Frankie Thomas, to accept the report.  Motion carried.

CITY INSPECTOR
City Inspector Josh Grubbs presented his monthly activities report.

LICENSES
Motion by Councilman Shannon Crawford, seconded by Councilman Jason Teeter, that cereal malt beverage licenses for calendar year 2019 be approved for Circle K Store #1602 at 1000 South Main Street for sale in the original and unopened containers and not for consumption on the premises. Motion carried

LICENSES
Motion by Councilman Shannon Crawford, seconded by Councilman Jason Teeter, that cereal malt beverage licenses for calendar year 2019 be approved for Blain Stump d/b/a Stumpy's and Co LLC at 839 E. 11th Street for sale and consumption on the premises.  Motion carried.

COMMUNITY
Councilman Shannon Crawford brought before the board to allow the use of banners honoring those that have served in the military be displayed on the light poles on Main Street and Sixth Street.  He has talked with the organizer of the program in Guymon, Oklahoma, and the company that would print the banners.  At this time, the cost to families wanting to display a banner would be $100.  After discussion of when the banners would be displayed, how they will be funded, it was decided to go ahead with this civic project.

Claims against the city were presented and audited.  Motion by Councilman Dean Banker, seconded by Councilman Frankie Thomas, that Appropriation Ordinances No. 2113 and 2114 be passed.  Motion carried.

Motion by Councilman Dean Banker, seconded by Councilman Frankie Thomas, that the meeting go into executive session in regard to personnel matters of non-elected personnel, K.S.A 75-4319(1).  Motion carried.  Mayor Jack Rowden called the meeting into executive session at 6:00 p.m. with the meeting to reconvene in open session at 6:05.

The meeting reconvened in open session at 6:08 p.m.

Motion by Councilman Frankie Thomas, seconded by Councilman Dan Corpening, that the meeting adjourn.  Motion carried.