Upcoming Red Bank Commission Agenda

Friday, October 25, 2013

Here is the Red Bank City Commission agenda for Nov. 5, at 7 p.m.

I. Call to Order – Mayor Roberts      
 
II. Roll Call – City Manager Randall Smith

___ Mayor Roberts ___ Vice Mayor Floy Pierce   ___ Commissioner Causer

___ Commissioner Eddie Pierce ___ Commissioner Welch  

Invocation –

IV. Pledge of Allegiance – 

Consideration of the Minutes for Correction or Approval

Oct. 15, 2013 Board of Commissioners Meeting
Oct. 15, 2013 Agenda Work Session

City Manager’s Report

VII. Communication from the Mayor

VIII. Commissioner’s Report 

A. Vice Mayor Floy Pierce

B. Commissioner Causer

    Commissioner Eddie Pierce

D.  Commissioner Welch

IX. Unfinished Business –

A. ORDINANCE NO. 13- 995 - AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF RED BANK, TENNESSEE, TO AMEND SECTION 11-401, “COMMERCIAL ZONE” OF THE RED BANK ZONING ORDINANCE IN ORDER TO MODIFY THE LIST OF PERMITTED USES IN SUBSECTION 11-401.01 (FIRST READING)

X.  New Business-

RESOLUTION NO. 13-940 - A RESOLUTION TO AMEND THE FY 2014 OPERATING BUDGET TO APPROPRIATE FUNDING FOR THE DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE “BULLETPROOF PARTNERSHIP GRANT”

B.   A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING A CONTRACT WITH WICHMAN MONUMENTS INC. FOR
INSTALLATION OF “WELCOME SIGNS”

C.   ORDINANCE NO. 13-996 – SANITATION PROGRAM OPT-OUT

XI. Citizens’ Comments (About Red Bank Business)
 
XII. Adjournment


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