Category Archives: MUNICIPAL

Downing Board Approves Hire of New Utilities Operator

Written on May 8, 2018 at 6:41 pm, by

The Board of the City of Downing convened at 6 p.m. on May 7, 2018 with Mayor Alan Garrett presiding. Present were Aldermen Ray Bange, Bill Anderson, and Gene Bruner, City Clerk Carol Dryden, and Water/Waste Water Operator John Petary. Copies of the agenda, minutes of the last meeting, deposits & disbursements, monthly water report, […]

City Marshal Post Remains in Question Following April Election

Written on May 3, 2018 at 9:12 am, by

Despite a narrow majority of the small April election turnout voting against a proposal to eliminate the election of a city marshal, the Memphis City Council has been forced to address the issue with the resignation of the recently elected head of the city police force. Memphis Marshal Bill Holland resigned from the post on […]

Downing City Board Accepts Resignation of Water/Street Maintenance Operator

Written on April 10, 2018 at 5:41 pm, by

The Board of the City of Downing convened at 6:00 p.m. on April 2, 2018 with Mayor Alan Garrett presiding. Present were Aldermen Ray Bange, Bill Anderson, Gene Bruner, and Hannah Poe, City Clerk Carol Dryden and Water/Waste Water Operator Larry Smith. Copies of the agenda, minutes of the last minutes, deposits and disbursements, monthly […]

Memphis City Council Approves Roofing Bids, Rezoning Application at April Meeting

Written on April 10, 2018 at 1:54 pm, by

The Board of Aldermen of the City of Memphis met in regular session on Thursday, April 5, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. in Memphis City Hall.  Mayor William Reckenberg called the meeting to order.  Aldermen present were:  Tom Glass, Andrea Brassfield, Chris Feeney, and Lucas Remley.  Others in attendance were:  City Supt. Roy Monroe; Utility Supt. […]

Street Issues Highlight March Downing City Board Meeting

Written on March 13, 2018 at 12:54 pm, by

The Board of the City of Downing convened at 6:00 p.m. on March 5, 2018 with Mayor Alan Garrett presiding. Present were Aldermen Ray Bange, Bill Anderson, Gene Bruner, and Hannah Poe, City Clerk Carol Dryden and Water/Waste Water Operator Larry Smith. Copies of the agenda, minutes of the last meeting, deposits and disbursements, monthly […]

City Council Approves Big Package for Roof Repairs From 2017 Hail Damage

Written on February 13, 2018 at 12:26 pm, by

The Board of Aldermen of the City of Memphis met in regular session on Thursday, February 1, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. in Memphis City Hall.  Mayor William Reckenberg called the meeting to order.  Aldermen present were:  Tom Glass, Andrea Brassfield, Chris Feeney, and Lucas Remley.  Others in attendance were City Supt. Roy Monroe; Utility Supt. […]

Downing Board Addresses Road Concerns at February Meeting

Written on February 8, 2018 at 11:26 am, by

The Board of the City of Downing convened at 6:00 p.m. on February 5, 2018 with Mayor Alan Garrett presiding. Present were Aldermen Ray Bange, Bill Anderson, Gene Bruner, and Hannah Poe, City Clerk Carol Dryden and Water/Waste Water operator Larry Smith. Copies of the agenda, minutes of the last meeting, monthly water report, deposits […]

Downing City Board Addresses Water, Sewer Issues at January Meeting

Written on January 9, 2018 at 4:06 pm, by

The Board of the City of Downing convened at 6:00 p.m. on January 8, 2018 with Mayor Alan Garrett presiding. Present were Aldermen Ray Bange, Bill Anderson, Gene Bruner, and Hannah Poe, City Clerk Carol Dryden and Water/Waste Water operator Larry Smith. Copies of the agenda, minutes of the last meeting, monthly water report, deposits […]

Memphis City Council Discusses Snow removal at January Meeting

Written on January 9, 2018 at 3:51 pm, by

The Board of Aldermen of the City of Memphis met in regular session on Thursday, January 4, 2018 in Memphis City Hall.  Mayor William Reckenberg called the meeting to order.  Aldermen present were:  Andrea Brassfield, Chris Feeney, and Lucas Remley; Alderman Tom Glass was absent.  Others in attendance were:  City Supt. Roy Monroe; Utility Supt. […]

Hay Ground Bids Approved at December Memphis Board of Aldermen Meeting

Written on December 12, 2017 at 9:50 pm, by

The Board of Aldermen of the City of Memphis met in regular session on Thursday, December 7, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. in Memphis City Hall.  Mayor William Reckenberg called the meeting to order.  Aldermen present were:  Tom Glass, Andrea Brassfield, Chris Feeney, and Lucas Remley.  Others in attendance were:  City Supt. Roy Monroe; Utility Supt. […]