Commission Meeting Minutes
City Of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee
November 1, 2001

A motion was made by Commissioner Lindsey to approve the minutes of the October 18, 2001 meeting; with a second by Commissioner Gowen, the motion passed.

Mayor Lay announced the Second Annual Prayer Breakfast to be held November 8, 2001 at 7:30 a.m. in the auditorium of the City Administration Building. Everyone is invited to attend. Also, the City of Lawrenceburg will be closed on Monday, November 12 in observance of Veteran's Day.

Mayor Lay thanked the Inter-Act Club and the local merchants that helped make the second annual Halloween Party at Rotary Park a great success. There were over 1,000 people participating. They are already in the process of making plans for next year.

Luke Dunkin was a special guest at today's meeting. Mayor Lay presented Mr. Dunkin with a Certificate of Valor. By proclamation of the Mayor of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee, Luke Dunkin, is hereby presented this Certificate of Valor. Presented for bravery and compassion toward your fellow man, as exemplified in the life saving rescue of Robert Justice. The City of Lawrenceburg is honored to proclaim you a Citizen of Valor.

Mr. Dunkin thanked the Mayor and Commissioners and stated that the event has caused him to look a life a little differently. The rescue was the hardest thing he has ever done.

Attorney Alan Betz had 6 resolutions to present for approval.

01-1-11A A Resolution to enter into amendment No. 1 to contract No. 1999931 with the State of Tennessee for reconstruction of a five-lane section on Highway 43, including signalization and drainage improvements. Motion to approve was made by Commissioner Lindsey, with a second by Commissioner Gowen. Motion passed unanimously.

01-1-11B A Resolution to request to codify and revise the ordinances of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee. Motion to approve was made by Commissioner Gowen, with a second by Commissioner Pulley. Motion passed unanimously.

01-1-11C A Resolution to charge off bad debts in the Water, Sewer, Gas and Sanitation Departments for the August, 2001 in the amount of $16,350.90. Motion to approve was made by Commissioner Pulley, with a second by Commissioner Gowen. Motion passed unanimously.

01-1-11D A Resolution to enter into an agreement with Kaye Ferguson Smith and B & K, Inc. for Massey Avenue Extension. Motion to approve was made by Commissioner Gowen, with a second by Commissioner Goolsby. Motion passed unanimously.

01-1-11E - A Resolution to enter into an agreement to purchase right of way from Patricia Selle for the Massey Avenue Extension, in the amount of $2,400.00. Motion to approve was made by Commissioner Lindsey, with a second by Commissioner Gowen. Motion passed unanimously.

01-1-11F - A Resolution to declare a 1993 garbage truck as surplus. Motion to approve was made by Commissioner Pulley, with a second by Commissioner Lindsey. Motion passed unanimously.

City Administrator Huseman informed the Commission of an accident this morning involving one of our garbage trucks. Fortunately none of our city employees were injured, however unfortunately there were citizens injured in the other vehicle.

Mr. Huseman and Chief Kelley are working on the Fire Department sub station relocation, and will hopefully have something for them within the next two weeks.

With no further business to come before the meeting a motion was made by Commissioner Gowen to adjourn, with a second by Commissioner Goolsby.

Meeting adjourned.

Attest: ______________________ 
Acting City Recorder