A meeting of the Fayetteville City Council was held at 6 p.m. May 1 in room 219 of City Hall, 113 W. Mountain St.
Below is a brief overview of action taken at the meeting including links to PDF documents for each item.
Present: Adella Gray, Brenda Boudreaux, Mark Kinion, Matthew Petty, Mayor Lioneld Jordan, Justin Tennant, Bobby Ferrell, Rhonda Adams, Sarah Lewis
Mayor Lioneld Jordan read a proclamation naming the week of April 29 to May 5 “Municipal Clerk’s Week.”
City Council Meeting Presentations
Finance director Paul Becker presented the city’s first-quarter financial report. Becker said sales tax collections were up 8 percent and HMR collections were up 15 percent compared to last year. “We’re off to a very good start,” said Becker.
All items on the Consent portion of the agenda passed unanimously.
Unfinished Business items
|Amend §34.27 Sale of Municipally Owned Real Property||Approval of a new policy for selling municipally owned property. This ordinance was left on the second reading on April 17.||Pass 7-1*|
* Ward 4 Alderwoman Sarah Lewis voted no.
A public hearing was held regarding the convenience and necessity of allowing a limousine service to operate within Fayetteville city limits.
Public Hearing items
|Dryve, Inc.||A resolution to approve the application of Dryve, Inc. for a certificate of public convenience and necessity to operate a limousine service.||Pass 8-0*|
* Item was amended to allow for operation of up to four vehicles.
All items on the New Business agenda passed unanimously including both proposed street name changes.
New Business items
* Ward 2 Alderman Matthew Petty was absent for this vote.
May 1, 2012 final agenda