Category Archives: MUNICIPAL

City Council Approves $3,135,000 Bid For Water Treatment Plant Upgrades

Written on July 19, 2019 at 12:06 pm, by

The Board of Aldermen of the City of Memphis met in regular session on Wednesday, July 3, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. in Memphis City Hall.  Mayor William Reckenberg called the meeting to order.  Aldermen present were:  Tom Glass, Jobe Justice, and Jenny Aldridge; Alderman Chris Feeney was absent.  Others in attendance were:  City Administrator Allen […]

Downing City Board Discusses Parking Problems at June Meeting

Written on July 8, 2019 at 8:01 pm, by

The Board of the City of Downing convened at 6:00 pm on July 1, 2019 with Mayor Alan Garrett presiding. Present were Aldermen Bill Anderson, Ray Bange and Dena Petary. City Clerk Carol Dryden, Water/Waste Water operator John Petary and Contract Operator Eric Bowens. Copies of the Agenda, Minutes of the last meeting, Deposits & […]

City Council to Seek Additional Loan Capacity After Water Treatment Facility Project Bids Come in Higher Than Projected

Written on June 20, 2019 at 12:37 pm, by

The Board of Aldermen of the City of Memphis met in regular session on Thursday, June 6, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. in Memphis City Hall.  Mayor William Reckenberg called the meeting to order.  Aldermen present were:  Tom Glass, Jobe Justice, Chris Feeney, and Jenny Aldridge.  Others in attendance were:  City Administrator Allen Creek; City Supt. […]

Downing City Board Addresses Parking Issues at June Meeting

Written on June 17, 2019 at 9:36 am, by

The Board of the City of Downing convened at 6:00 p.m. on June 3, 2019 with Mayor Alan Garrett presiding. Present were Aldermen Bill Anderson, Ray Bange, Gene Bruner, and Dena Petray. City Clerk Carol Dryden, Water/Waste Water operator John Petary and Contract Operator Eric Bowens. Copies of the Agenda, Minutes of the last Meeting, […]

Downing City Board Approves Regulations on Dangerous Dogs

Written on May 7, 2019 at 5:19 pm, by

The Board of the City of Downing convened at 6:00 pm on May 6, 2019 with Mayor Alan Garrett presiding. Present were Aldermen Bill Anderson, Ray Bange, Gene Bruner and Dena Petary. City Clerk Carol Dryden, Water/Waste Water Operator John Petary and Contract Operator Eric Bowens. Copies of the Agenda, Minutes of the last Meeting, […]

New Officials Sworn in At May Memphis City Council Meeting

Written on May 7, 2019 at 12:57 pm, by

The Board of Aldermen of the City of Memphis met in regular session on Thursday, May 2, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. in Memphis City Hall. Mayor William Reckenberg called the meeting to order.  Aldermen present were:  Tom Glass, Chris Feeney, and Lucas Remley; Alderman Aaron Dale was absent. Others in attendance were: City Administrator Allen […]

City Council Considers Utility Policy Changes

Written on March 13, 2019 at 3:22 pm, by

Sewer, storm water and three-phase electric service were all topics of discussion at the March meeting of the Memphis City Council as the board of aldermen discussed proposals to change municipal utility policies. Utility Superintendent Stacy Alexander presented a sample policy for mandating motor protection for three-phase electrical services. Under the policy, customers would be […]

Downing Board Approves Lead Ban, Cross Connection Ordinances

Written on March 13, 2019 at 3:17 pm, by

The Board of the City of Downing convened at 6 p.m. on March 4, 2019 with Mayor Alan Garrett presiding. Present were Aldermen Bill Anderson, Ray Bange, Gene Bruner, and Hannah Reed. City Clerk Carol Dryden, Water/Waste Water Operator John Petary and Contract Operator Eric Bowens. Copies of the Agenda, Minutes of the last meeting, […]

City Water System Upgrade to Begin This Summer

Written on February 21, 2019 at 8:23 am, by

The Board of Aldermen of the City of Memphis met in regular session on Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at 6:30 p.m.  Alderman Lucas Remley called the meeting to order in the absence of Mayor William Reckenberg and Mayor Pro-Tem Chris Feeney.  Aldermen present were:  Tom Glass and Aaron Dale.  Others in attendance were:  City Supt. […]

Downing City Board Hosts February Meeting

Written on February 5, 2019 at 4:57 pm, by

The Board of the City of Downing convened at 6:00 p.m. on February 4, 2019 with Mayor Alan Garrett presiding. Present were Aldermen Bill Anderson, Ray Bange, Gene Bruner, and Hannah Reed. City Clerk Carol Dryden, Water/Waste Water Operator John Petary and Contract Operator Eric Bowens also were present.. Copies of the Agenda, minutes of […]