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July 24, 2020

Posted on July 24, 2020 at 3:14 PM by Kat Walker

We have a special meeting scheduled for this Monday, July 27, 2020 at 11:00am via ZOOM.  The purpose of the meeting is for some routine business including approving a fireworks display and paying some bills and voucher. You have each been emailed the webinar ID and password.  The same has been posted on our website.

Join from a PC, Mac, iPad, iPhone or Android device: Please click this URL to join. Webinar ID: 890 0181 1935 Password: 080626

Or members of the public can call in at:

1 312 626 6799 or 1 929 205 6099

1 301 715 8592 or 1 346 248 7799

1 669 900 6833 or 1 253 215 8782


This is for those that wish to address the Town Council but do not plan on staying for the whole meeting.  There is a note to the public on the agenda to please keep their comments to a maximum of 3 minutes and limited to one turn at the microphone.  This allows ample time for all whom wish to speak and keeps the meeting moving forward.  The public can speak on any matter. Council may choose to comment after the entire public portion has concluded.


There is one (1) ordinance being introduced.

Ordinance 2020-18 will appropriate $20,000 from the Water Sewer Capital Fund Balance to replace a sewer main section on lower Spring Street.


If none of you have any items that you wish to pull from the Consent Agenda, the Mayor shall call for one roll call vote for all of the Consent Agenda items.

Resolution #176-2020* will approve the fireworks display on August 8th after the Concert Under the Stars.

Resolution #177-2020* will authorize submitting a strategic plan for the Municipal Alliance for the 2020 – 2021 grant cycle.

Resolution #178-2020* will amend the WS Capital Budget for a sewer main replacement on lower Spring Street.  This is done in conjunction with Ordinance 2020-18 above. 

Resolution #179-2020. will cancel a Trust Police Outside Service Escrow balance in the amount of $1,040.49.

Resolution #180-2020* will authorize payment of bills and vouchers.


Morris Lake is five inches below the top of the spillway as of July 20, 2020.  

Yours in Service,