Minutes-Budget Meeting- November 27, 2012


The Board of Aldermen held a meeting on Tuesday night November 27, 2012 at 6:30 PM.  Those present included Mayor Greg Richmond Alderpersons Keith Kohley, Kristin Lett, Calvin Wilson and Bill Hess. Also present were City Supervisor David Brodie and City Clerk Paula Brodie. 

The Mayor called the meeting to order. 

The Board of Aldermen worked on their 2013 budget. They completed the O & M Account and Street Fund revenues and expenditures. 

During discussions about the O & M Account the Board discussed changes that are being added to run the treatment plant by the Department of Natural Resources and the EPA. They discussed the increased costs to maintain the plant because of some of the changes. The Board discussed the possibility of needing to review the water/sewer rates to maintain both the Water System and the Sewer System.  The Board agreed to go ahead and finish the budget before making any decisions. 

The Board agreed to meet again for another Budget meeting on December 11, 2012 at 6:30 PM. 

 The Mayor adjourned the meeting at 8:30M