Council Action Summary, 1-7-19 Meeting

January 8th, 2019 by Becca Graham

FIRST PUBLIC HEARING: Consideration of an ORDINANCE to establish and create an entertainment district in the City of Kennesaw and to amend Chapter 6 “Alcoholic Beverages,” Article I “In General,” Section 6-1 “Definitions,” Section 6-5 “Sale, Possession or Consumption,” and the addition of Section 6-6 “Consumption of Alcohol; Entertainment Districts.”  No action taken until second public hearing on January 22, 2019.

Chris Henderson appointed 2019 Mayor Protem.

Appointment of alternate check signer and approval of RESOLUTION NO. 2019-01, 2019 to designate alternate check signer for 2019.  Vote taken, approved unanimously 5-0.  Motion carried.

Approval of RESOLUTION NO. 2019-02, 2019 authorizing signatures for the City of Kennesaw and to transmit document to the bank for 2019 new signature cards.  Vote taken, approved unanimously, 5-0.  Motion carried.

Approval for Mayor Easterling to sign Lobbyist Registration letter authorizing Fred Bentley, Jr. and Randall Bentley to lobby on behalf of the City.  Vote taken, approved unanimously 5-0.  Motion carried.

Ratify 2019 City Appointments: Philip Taylor (Chief Judge), Charles Chesbro (Assisting Judge), Joel Siegel (Judge Emeritus), H. Luke Mayes (Assisting Probable Cause Judge); Randall Bentley (Solicitor); Croy Engineering (City Engineer); Bentley, Bentley and Bentley (law firm).  City Manager and City Clerk contracts were approved November 6, 2017. Vote taken, approved unanimously 5-0.  Motion carried.

Ratify 2019 Mayor and Council (re)appointments to Boards and Commissions.  Vote taken, approved unanimously 5-0.  Motion carried.