Commission Meeting Minutes
City Of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee
October 3, 2002

The Mayor and Board of Commissioners met in regular session on October 3, 2002.  The following members were present:  Commissioner Robert Pulley, Commissioner Bid Lindsey, Commissioner Buford Goolsby and Mayor Blake Lay.  Commissioner Chris Gowen was absent. 

With a quorum present, the meeting was called to order. 

The meeting opened with Prayer and the Pledge of Allegiance. 

A motion was made by Commissioner Lindsey to approve the minutes of the September 19, 2002 meeting, with a second by Commissioner Goolsby.  Motion passed. 

Mayor Lay read a proclamation concerning Mental Health Awareness Week, with activities in Nashville.  The local mental health consumer group in Lawrenceburg (Hand in Hand Drop In Center) will be participating in some of those activities.  For more information call 615-385-0938.  The local consumer group (Hand in Hand Drop In Center) phone number 931-766-3711. 

He also complimented the Rotary Club on a successful fair event, with Saturday being the largest day ever at the Middle Tennessee District Fair.  Mayor Lay also commended the Police Department, the Fire Department and the Sheriff’s Department on keeping the fair safe for attendees and assisting those in need. 

Attorney Betz presented one ordinance and four resolutions for consideration. 

Ordinance # 959 -  To rezone property located on the west side of U.S. Highway 43 South, north of Dunn Road from R-1 to C-2; known as D&D Hunting and Fishing.    Motion to approve on first reading was made by Commissioner Lindsey, with a second by Commissioner Pulley.  Motion passed unanimously. 

Resolution # 2002-3-10A – To reappoint Ron Evans, Jerry Jones, and Jeff McLean to the Public Building Authority, with their terms to expire October 10, 2008. Motion to approve was made by Commissioner Goolsby, with a second by Commissioner Pulley. Motion passed unanimously. 

Resolution # 2002-3-10B –To appoint Steve Brewer to the Zoning Board of Appeals, with his term to expire June 30, 2004.  Motion to approve was made by Commissioner Pulley, with a second by Commissioner Lindsey.  Motion passed unanimously. 

Resolution # 2002-3-10C – To enter into an agreement with the American Legion for the L.O. Crane Building (Head Start Program).  Motion to approve was made by Commissioner Pulley, with a second by Commissioner Goolsby.  Motion passed unanimously. 

Resolution # 2002-3-10D – To enter into an agreement with the South Central Human Resource Building for the L.O. Crane Building (Head Start Program).  Motion to approve was made by Commissioner Pulley, with a second by Commissioner Goolsby.  Motion passed unanimously. 

Under Citizen’s Request – Mr. Elmer Cook asked the Commission questions concerning the charter, budget, salary, utilities, and the flood project.

With no further business to come before the Board, a motion was made by Commissioner Lindsey to adjourn, with a second by Commissioner Goolsby. Meeting adjourned. 

Attest:  ________________________________
           
City Administrator/Acting City Recorder