Red Bank City Council Agenda For May 20

Monday, May 12, 2014

Here is the upcoming Red Bank City Council agenda:

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. May 6, 2014 Board of Commissioners Meeting

2. May 6, 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

IX. Unfinished Business –

X. New Business-

A. AGENDA ITEM 14-808 – APPOINTMENT TO THE VACANT DISTRICT 3
COMMISSION SEAT FOR THE PERIOD OF TIME BETWEEN THIS DATE AND THE
NOVEMBER 2014 GENERAL ELECTION

B. RESOLUTION NO. 14-981 – A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING A CONTRACT WITH LEE
SMITH INC. FOR THE PURCHASE OF ONE 2014 BRUSH TRUCK FOR THE PUBLIC
WORKS DEPARTMENT

C. ORDINANCE NO. 14-1004 – AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF RED BANK, TENNESSEE,
TO AMEND TITLE 9, CHAPTER 14, SECTION 9-1404(6) OF THE RED BANK CITY CODE
(FIRST READING)

D. ORDINANCE NO 14-1005 – AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF RED BANK, TENNESSEE,
AMENDING THE ANIMAL CONTROL ORDINANCE (FIRST READING)

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

XII. Adjournment
 


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