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Board of Aldermen Approves Surplus Vehicle Sales at December Meeting

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

With New Archery Range Complete, City Council Considers Future Upgrades to Lake System

The Board of Aldermen of the City of Memphis met in regular session on Thursday, September 6, 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 and Utility […]

City Council Approves Software Purchase for Asset Management, Work Force Administration

The Board of Aldermen of the City of Memphis met in regular session on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. in Memphis City Hall in a meeting rescheduled from June 7th.  Mayor Pro-Tem Chris Feeney called the meeting to order in the absence of Mayor William Reckenberg.  Aldermen present were:  Andrea Brassfield and Lucas […]

Alderman’s Resignation Adds to List of Openings for April Election

Four of the five Memphis city council offices will be up for election on the April ballot after the board of aldermen received a resignation at a special December 10th meeting. West Ward Alderman Mike Gundy announced he would be leaving his post after taking a job in the Kansas City area. The council will […]

Board of Aldermen Approve Equipment Purchases at November Meeting

A number of bid openings highlighted the agenda for a brief Memphis City Council meeting on November 5th. The board of aldermen voted 3-0 to approve the purchase of a number of pieces of equipment. The city will spend $16,695.60 for a new affluent pump for the duplex sewage pump station located in the southwest […]

City Sanitation Pursuing Transfer Station to Reduce Costly Trips to Landfill

With an odometer tally of roughly 150 miles round trip, the daily delivery of the city’s trash collections to the landfill in Macon is a costly part of doing business. At the September 3rd meeting of the Memphis City Council, Superintendent Roy Monroe reported the possibility of creating a local transfer station that ultimately could […]

City of Memphis to Host Water Systems Meeting

The Board of Aldermen of the City of Memphis met in regular session on Thursday, January 8, 2015 at 6:30 p.m. in Memphis City Hall.  Alderman Allen Creek called the meeting to order in the absence of Mayor William Reckenberg and Mayor Pro-Tem Chris Feeney, with Aldermen Lucas Remley and Tom Glass present. Others in […]

City Tax Levy to Increase Four Cents

With a decrease of nearly half a million in assessed valuation on the tax role, the Memphis City Council agreed on Thursday night to a four-cent increase in the municipal tax levy, the first change in the rate in more than a decade. A decline of more than $350,000 in personal property assessment in the […]

Council Addresses Zoning Issues, Approves Bank Bids at August Meeting

A series of zoning issues were resolved on Thursday evening as the Memphis City Council handled a relatively light work load for the regular August monthly meeting. The council voted 3-0 to approve two applications to rezone properties from commercial to residential. The board of aldermen approved the change for the Theodore and Donna Peterson […]