City Council holds monthly meeting
by Halei Lamb | April 5, 2018 3:51 pm
by WHITLEY CLIFTON
The City Council and Mayor of Swainsboro met for their monthly meeting on Monday, April 2, at 6 p.m. at City Hall. The mayor welcomed all, and Rev. Bruce Flowers gave the invocation, then the assembled recited the pledge.
In reference to new business:
• John E. Parker requested to discuss street parking tickets that are being issued to all vehicles parked in the roadway that are considered to be a threat or liability to others. Chief Randy Ellison reported the rules and regulations to council, assuring that all tickets would be written using safety transgressions and common sense.
• Lawyer Sidney B. Shepherd answered questions following the second reading of the proposed refuse, weeds, and junk ordinance change. Al Lawson, city administrator, informed council that the ordinance would constitute a public hearing prior to voting at the next meeting slated for 6 p.m on May 7.
In reference to committee reports:
• Julian Sconyers reported…
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