Council Minutes June 16, 2012

CITY OF POOLER
COUNCIL MINUTES
June 16, 2012 


A planning retreat was held on June 16, 2012 at Savannah Quarters Country Club at 8:00 a.m. Present were Mayor Mike Lamb, Councilman Bruce Allen, Councilwoman Rebecca Benton, Councilwoman Shannon Black, Councilman David Burke, Councilman Mike Royal and Councilman Stevie Wall. City Manager Robbie Byrd, Finance Officer/Assistant City Manager Michelle McNeely, City Attorney Steve Scheer, Police Chief Mark Revenew, Fire Chief Wade Simmons, Director of Public Works Matt Saxon and City Engineer Holmes Bell were also present. 

Mayor Lamb gave opening remarks and Councilman Allen gave the invocation. 

Mr. Bell presented an update on the following: 

·              Wastewater Treatment Plant

·              Water and Sewer System Improvements/Upgrades

·              Groundwater Withdrawal Permit

·              Sidewalks

·              Delegated Review

·              Road Projects

·              Towne Lake Lift Station

·              Upgrade to Water and Sewer Master Plan

·              City Hall Layout (Exhibit)

·              GIS Mobile Utility

·              JCB 

Mr. Byrd presented an update on the following: 

FINANCE 

·              General Fund

·              Capital Fund

·              SPLOST

·              LOST Negotiations

·              2012 Millage Rate (proposed)

·              Carl Vinson Institute of Government Salary Study

·              Pooler Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Bureau/Audit 

PUBLIC SAFETY 

POLICE 

·              Purchases

·              New Hires

·              Golf Cart Ordinance

·              Alcohol Ordinance (bars)

·              National Night Out

 FIRE 

·              New Fire Stations

·              ISO Rating

RECREATION 

·              Gym Addition

·              Senior Center

BUILDING/ZONING 

·              Current/Proposed Projects

The retreat was then closed for an executive session at approximately

11:35 a.m. to discuss legal, personnel and land acquisition matters and was then adjourned at approximately 12:00 p.m.

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Date of Authorization: 2/13/08