Kevin Koss was sworn in as new Police Chief during the Childersburg City Council meeting on Tuesday, November 15, 2022

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The Childersburg City Council met on Tuesday, November 15, 2022, at 6:00 p.m. with the following agenda items for action:

The Council approved Kevin Koss as the Permanent Police Chief for the City of Childersburg, with a brief swearing-in ceremony following the vote.

Approval was given to Resolution 2022-59, which approved the establishment of an additional bank account at Renasant Bank for the purpose of certificate deposit investment.

The Council approved Resolution 2022-60, which approved Richardson Construction to perform storm drain repairs to 4th Avenue NE in Bates Addition in the amount of $17,431 from Fund 75 ARP.

Approval was granted to purchase four transportation surplus vehicles from the Morgan County Commission at a cost not to exceed $15,000 total.

The council approved the purchase of lighting for a softball batting cage facility in the amount of $5,290. They also approved Littleton Electric to install that lighting system at a cost of $3,966.

The City’s liability insurance with Legacy Insurance/AMIC for FY 2023 was approved at an annual premium of $226,664.

Also gaining approval was an agreement with Blair Commercial Roofing to perform sealing of the existing roof system at 705 1st Street SW, not to exceed a cost of $7,000.

The Council approved an emergency bathroom repair at the Butler-Harris-Rainwater House by Simmons Home Improvement at a cost not to exceed $6,500.

Council approval was given for payment of invoices in the amount of $216,717.73.

The next regular meeting of the Council will take place at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, December 6, 2022.

Childersburg City Council meeting for Tuesday, August 2nd

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The Childersburg City Council met on Tuesday, August 2, 2022, at 6:00 p.m. with the following agenda of items for action:

The Council voted to approve a total of four resolutions on a variety of subjects. They were:

Resolution 2022-33 gave approval to provide necessary funds the ERS for the cost of one-time lump sum payment for eligible city retirees. That total amount is $16,142.

Resolution 2022-34 gave approval for a Fire Department Special Event Fee Schedule.

Resolution 2022-35 approved the Rebuild Alabama Transportation Plan.

Resolution 2022-36 approved an updated Title VI Policy in compliance with federal requirements for transportation services.

In other New Business, the Council appointed Tara Reynolds to the Housing Authority Board with a term expiring 02/03/2023.

A trio of items were approved for the Police Department. Captain Kevin Koss was approved to attend a Loss Control seminar on August 16th in Foley. The registration fee is $30, and he will be allowed to use a City vehicle. The program is administered by AMIC Insurance, which covers Municipal governments.

The department was also approved for the purchase of six Dell laptop computers for police units at a total cost of $11,250. The Council also approved the department purchase of two Stalker radar units for two newly-purchased Ford Explorers at a cost of $3,835, paid from Fund 10.

The Council gave approval for Wesson Companies to install a Yealink telecommunications system at City Hall in the amount of $3,125.97, along with a monthly service fee of $24.95 per telephone station. It was noted that the current City Hall phone system had recently been down for a total of ten days.

Approval was given for Ray & Gilliland to perform a lot survey for the proposed parking lot for a new Police/Judicial Building.

The Council approved a $295 expenditure to advertise in The Daily Home Prep Football Edition 2022, paid from Fund 23.

Approval was given for payment of invoices in the amount of $79,223.19.

The next regular meeting of the Council will take place at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 16, 2022.