Tag Archives: Memphis City Council

City Manager Reports on Upgrades at Lake ShowMe, Light Plant During August Council Meeting

The Board of Aldermen of the City of Memphis met in regular session on Thursday, August 1, 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; Utility Supt. […]

Aaron Dale Appointed West Ward Alderman at November Memphis City Council Meeting

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

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 […]

Pilots’ Association Teaming Up With City to Get Airport Renovation Project Off the Ground

With the specter of being forced to repay more than $50,000 in engineering fees, the City of Memphis on Thursday night agreed to move forward with a nearly $500,000 renovation project at Briggs Smith Memorial Airport. The Memphis City Council had been hesitant to earmark roughly $50,000 in city funding to the project, a required […]

City Council Approves Land Purchase Contract for Sewer Project

The Board of Aldermen of the City of Memphis met in regular session on Thursday, March 2, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. in Memphis City Hall.  Mayor William Reckenberg called the meeting to order.  Aldermen present were:  Lucas Remley, Chris Feeney, Jobe Justice, and Tom Glass.  Others in attendance were:  City Supt. Roy Monroe; Utility Supt. […]

$175,000 Loan, Grant Finalized for New Memphis City Sanitation truck

Grant and loan funding for a new waste disposal truck were finalized at the December 1st meeting of the Memphis City Council with some good news for customers of the local service. Interest rates for the $150,000 loan from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) lowered during the closing period for the loan, dropping […]

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 Council Appoints New Members to Planning and Zoning Committee at June Meeting

The Board of Aldermen of the City of Memphis met in special session at 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 4, 2015 in Memphis City Hall.  Mayor William Reckenberg called the meeting to order.  Aldermen present were:  Tom Glass, Mike Gundy, and Lucas Remley; Alderman Chris Feeney was absent.  City Clerk Angela Newman was also in […]

City Raises Sidewalk Reimbursement Rates at February Meeting

To reflect the rising cost of materials, the Memphis City Council unanimously approved a change in the city’s policy for reimbursement made to private land owners making sidewalk improvements. At the February 4th council meeting, the board of aldermen voted 4-0 to raise the reimbursement rate to $3 per square foot. The city reimburses property […]

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 […]