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Monday, May 17, 2021

Wetumpka City CouncilChambers

6:00 p.m.

 

Work Session:
Citizen Comments:  (Ordinance 2016-8)None

Reports of:

Boards & Committees-Cary Cox –Healthcare study- Live Here, Buy here.

Agenda Items- Justin Barrett spoke about Planning Commissionand upcoming plans.

 

Monday, May 17,2021

Wetumpka City CouncilChambers

6:15 p.m.

 

The Council of the City of Wetumpka held a work session priorto the Regular Meeting on Monday, May 17, 2021. The meeting was called to orderby Mayor Jerry Willis at 6:15. Councilmember Brown led the invocation and thePledge of Allegiance was led by Councilmember Justiss.

 

Upon a Roll Call the following were present:  Mayor Jerry Willis and Councilmembers KevinRobbins, Cheryl Tucker, Lynnes Justiss, Steve Gantt and Joe Brown. Also presentwere City Clerk Tiffany Robinson and staff members.

 

            CouncilmemberJustiss offered a motion to approve the minutes of the Council Meeting held on May3, 2021 as presented. The motion was seconded by Councilmember Brown with theCouncil voting unanimously in favor of the motion.

 

            PublicHearing   for approval of National Wild TurkeyFederation 240-Non-Profit Tax-Exempt Special Events License for Wetumpka CivicCenter was opened where members spoke in favor with none against. Public Hearingwas closed.

 

            PublicHearing for 040-Retail Beer (on and off premise) and 060-Retail Table Wine(on and off premise) for Caras Gourmet To Go, LLC location at 617 South MainStreet was open where owner Brett Hall spoke in favor and none against. PublicHearing was closed.

 

Under new business,Councilmember Gantt made a motion for approval of National Wild TurkeyFederation 240-Non-Profit Tax-Exempt Special Events License for Wetumpka CivicCenter on May 20, 2021. The motion was seconded by Councilmember Brown with thecouncil voting unanimously in favor of the motion.

 

Also under newbusiness, Councilmember Gantt made a motion to approve 040-Retail Beer (onand off premise) and 060-Retail Table Wine (on and off premise) for CarasGourmet to Go, LLC location at 617 South Main Street. The motion was secondedby Councilmember Robbins with the council voting unanimously in favor of themotion.

 

Also under newbusiness, Councilmember Justiss made a motion to approve Resolution2021-5-17-1, the agreement between the State and City for preliminaryengineering for South Main Street project. The motion was seconded byCouncilmember Tucker with the council voting unanimously in favor of themotion.

 

Under new business,Councilmember Robbins made a motion to enter into contract with Goodwyn, Millsand Cawood for Scope of Services for the 2021 Airport Improvement Project. Themotion was seconded by Councilmember Tucker with the council voting unanimouslyin favor of the motion.

 

Under new business,Councilmember Justiss made a motion for approval of rules, regulations and contractfor the Farmer’s Market. The motion was seconded by Councilmember Brown withthe council voting unanimously in favor of the motion.

 

Under new business,Councilmember Justiss made a motion to enter into executive session for leaseand sale agreement for approximately 10 minutes.  The motion was seconded by CouncilmemberBrown with the council voting unanimously in favor of the motion.

 

Executive session began at 6:25 and the meeting reconvened at6:35. 

 

Upon a motion by Councilmember Gantt, the meeting was adjournedat 6:35 p.m.

 

Approved by Council on the 7th day of June, 2021.

 

 

                                                                        Signed:_______________________

                                                                                    JerryWillis, Mayor

ATTEST:

 

Signed:_____________________

            Tiffany Robinson, City Clerk