Mayo & Commissioners' Regular Meeting July 18, 2014

Mayor and Commissioners Meeting

July 18, 2014

 

The Mayor and Commissioners met on July 18, 2014. Commissioners Sharp, Gossett, Sargent, and Mills and the Mayor were present. Commissioners Hunker and Zellers were absent.

 

Among other items discussed and actions taken:

 

City Property Tax Rate

The Mayor and Commissioners set the tax rate of $.04 per $100 of assessed value for the tax year of July 1, 2014 - June 30, 2014. Taxes will be due on October 1, 2014.

 

Deferred Compensation Plan

The Mayor and Commissioners unanimously adopted a resolution to establish a 457(b) deferred compensation plan for the city's full-time employees.

 

Inspector of Elections and Election Judges

The Mayor and Commissioners appointed the following to serve for the municipal election on August 9, 2014:

Inspector of Elections - Wayne Steele

Election judges - Melissa Klink, Nancy Meadows

 

Permit of Compliance - Cellar Door

A Permit of Compliance to operate the Cellar Door restaurant at 20 Baltimore Avenue (formerly Debacle) was granted by the Mayor and Commissioners with conditions regarding the enclosure and entrance. Voting yes were Commissioners Sargent, Sharp, and Gossett and the Mayor. Commissioner Mills voted no.

 

City Manager's Report

The City Manager reported that:

 

     - Parkmobile revenue has increased 23 percent over last year.

 

     - The City has sold 628 scooter permits this season.

 

     - The Code Red emergency notification network is being rolled out, and all citizens are     encouraged to sign up.