Red Bank City Council Agenda For March 18

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Here is the Red Bank City Council agenda for Tuesday, March 18, at 7 p.m.:

I. Call to Order – Mayor John Roberts
 
II. Roll Call – City Manager Randall Smith
 
 ___ Mayor Roberts ___ Vice Mayor Floy Pierce ___ Commissioner Causer
 ___ Commissioner Eddie Pierce
 
III. Invocation –
 
IV. Pledge of Allegiance –
 
V. Consideration of the Minutes for Correction or Approval
1. March 4, 2014 Board of Commissioners Meeting
2.

March 4, 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
 
PUBLIC HEARING
 
The purpose of the public hearing is to receive input from Red Bank citizen’s in regard to a
rezoning request for 1918 and 1924 Ashmore Avenue from R-1 to R-3
 
IX. Unfinished Business –
 A. ORDINANCE NO. 14-1000 – AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF RED BANK, TENNESSEE,
AMENDING THE ZONING ORDINANCE AND MAPS OF THIS CITY TO REZONE PROPERTY
LOCATED AT 1918 ASHMORE AVENUE TO R-3 RESIDENTIAL ZONE (FIRST READING)
 
 B. ORDINANCE NO. 14-1001 – AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF RED BANK, TENNESSEE,
 AMENDING THE ZONING ORDINANCE AND MAPS OF THIS CITY TO REZONE PROPERTY
 LOCATED AT 1924 ASHMORE AVENUE TO R-3 RESIDENTIAL ZONE (FIRST READING)
 
X. New Business-
 A. RESOLUTION NO. 14-969 – A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE PERFORMANCE
OF AN ANNUAL AUDIT BY OUTSIDE INDEPENDENT AUDITORS
 
XI. Citizens’ Comments (From Red Bank Citizen’s regarding Red Bank business)
 
XII. Adjournment


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