Red Bank City Council Agenda For Tuesday

Friday, February 28, 2014

Here is the Red Bank City Council agenda for Tuesday at 7 p.m.:

I. Call to Order – Vice Mayor Floy Pierce

II. Roll Call – City Manager Randall Smith

 ___ Mayor Roberts ___ Vice Mayor Floy Pierce ___ Commissioner Causer

 ___ Commissioner Eddie Pierce ___ Commissioner Welch

III. Invocation –

IV. Pledge of Allegiance –

V. Consideration of the Minutes for Correction or Approval

1. Feb. 18, 2014 Board of Commissioners Meeting

2. Feb. 18, 2014 Agenda Work Session

VI. City Manager’s Report

VII. Communication from the Mayor

VIII. Commissioner’s Report

 A. Vice Mayor Floy Pierce

 B. Commissioner Causer

C. Commissioner Eddie Pierce

D. Commissioner Welch

IX. Unfinished Business –

 A. ORDINANCE NO. 14-1002 – AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF RED BANK, TENNESSEE, TO AMEND THE RED BANK ZONING ORDINANCE, SECTION 11-381 THEREOF, SO AS TO CLARIFY STANDARDS AND SIDE YARD SETBACK DISTANCES REQUIRED IN ZONE RZ-1 ZERO LOT LINE RESIDENTIAL ZONE (SECOND AND FINAL READING)

X. New Business-

A. RESOLUTION NO. 14-964 – A RESOLUTION TO AMEND FY 2014 OPERATING BUDGET TO APPROPRIATE FUNDING FOR THE 2013-2014 DRIVER SAFETY GRANT TOTALING $2,500 FOR THE FIRE AND POLICE DEPARTMENT

B. RESOLUTION NO. 14-965 - A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING AN AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE CITY OF RED BANK AND BARRY BENNETT FOR CONSULTING SERVICES

C. RESOLUTION NO. 14-966 – A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING AN AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE CITY OF RED BANK AND JENNY SHUGART FOR CONSULTING SERVICES

D. RESOLUTION NO. 14-967 – A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING AN AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE CITY OF RED BANK AND AMERITEL COMMUNICATIONS FOR TELEPHONE SYSTEM REPAIR AND MAINTENANCE SERVICES

XI. Citizens’ Comments (From Red Bank Citizen’s regarding Red Bank business)

XII. Adjournment

Family Makes Treasure Trove Of Early Chattanooga Photographs Available For Book; Stokes Collection Has Been Passed Down To Descendants

A treasure trove of Chattanooga photographs that have been passed down in the Stokes family for generations has now been assembled in an upcoming book. Chattanooga Around The Turn Of The Century: The Remarkable Stokes Collection will be published by Chattanoogan.com. Pre-orders are now being taken for the book, which includes over 700 photos on large-size pages. Publisher ... (click for more)

Latest Hamilton County Jail Booking Report - And Mug Shots

Here is the latest jail booking report from Hamilton County: ABERNATHY, JERRY LOUIS     4016 DELASHMIT HIXSON, 37415     31     Red Bank          PUBLIC INTOXICATION AKRIDGE, JERTERRIUS MARSHAWN     6317 TALLEDEGA AVENUE CHATTANOOGA, 37421     20    ... (click for more)

Leaders Lead On Amendment 1

This week the Hamilton County Commission was faced with what I believe may be one of the most important votes they have cast during their tenure.  Granted, the vote was over a "mere" Resolution that resulted in no overt action or new law in our county.  But there are times when simply speaking Truth and taking a stand on a foundational Principle is paramount and as such ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Expert Reasons Why To Vote

Early voting for the November election begins two weeks from today so please jump-start your plans that will assure your choices will be counted. In a fun-filled attempt to show what some of those who actually vote do during the rest of the day, I offer two examples of “those who live among us” from experts. The first are a series of questions from readers of “Dear Abby” who ask ... (click for more)

East Hamilton Personnel Losses Boost Other 5-AAA Hoop Teams

CLEVELAND, Tenn. – East Hamilton’s loss has been solid gains for two other basketball teams in District 5-AAA and Ringgold, Ga. One of the Hurricanes’ top players, Kenny Bunton, left the program two days after Rodney English replaced fired Michael Stone and transferred to Walker Valley where he will play for coach Bob Williams’ Mustangs. “I took the job in March and two days ... (click for more)

John Shearer: Memories Of Watching 38 Baylor-McCallie Games

Back in the fall of 1971 when I was in the sixth grade at Bright School, I listened on the radio to the exciting football game between Baylor and McCallie schools, the first since the series had been discontinued after 1940. I was hoping to attend Baylor School as a student the next year, so I was quite excited that Baylor won, 9-7.  And the next year as a seventh-grader, ... (click for more)