CULLMAN CITY COUNCIL MEETING
FRIDAY, JULY 24th, 2023 at 7:00 P.M.
LUCILLE N. GALIN AUDITORIUM
I. CALL TO ORDER
II. INVOCATION & PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE
III. ROLL CALL
IV. READING OF MINUTES from July 7, 2023 and July 17, 2023.
V. ADDITIONS/DELETIONS TO AGENDA
VI. REPORTS OF STANDING COMMITTEES
1. Public Safety (Fire, Police, etc.) – Council Member Brad Smith
2. Utilities (Water, Sewer, etc.) – Council Member David Moss
3. Public Works (Street, Sanitation, etc.) – Council Member Johnny Cook
4. Tourism (Parks & Recreation, Airport, etc.) – Council Member Clint Hollingsworth
5. General Government (Finance, Economic Development, etc.) – Council Member Jenny Folsom
VII. REPORT FROM THE MAYOR
VIII. COMMENTS FROM ANYONE NOT ON AGENDA
IX. PUBLIC HEARINGS
X. REQUESTS, PETITIONS, APPLICATIONS, COMPLAINTS, APPEALS AND OTHER
P1 1. A request from La Patrona Mexican Restaurant, of 710 2nd Ave NW, for a restaurant retail liquor license which received a favorable recommendation from the Alcohol Review Committee.
XI. RESOLUTIONS, ORDINANCES, ORDERS AND OTHER BUSINESS
R1 1. Resolution No. 2023-53 to adopt the transportation plan pursuant to the Rebuild Alabama Act for FY2024.
R2 2. Resolution No. 2023-54 to award the bid for the construction of the new Civic Center to the lowest responsible bidder, Jim Cooper Construction Company, Inc.
R3 3. Resolution No. 2023-55 to authorize the Mayor not to renew the contract with Rock the South because the contract is no longer needed due to the adoption of the new special event ordinance.
R4 4. Resolution No. 2023-56 to approve a memorandum of understanding with Cullman County to purchase the landfill and expansion land from Cullman Environmental, Inc.
R5 5. Resolution No. 2023-57 to authorize the formation of the Solid Waste Disposal Authority of the City and County of Cullman and to appoint the directors of the said Authority from the City of Cullman.
R6 6. Resolution No. 2023-58 to approve the reimbursement of expenses related to the acquisition of the landfill and expansion land from future bond proceeds and to engage Frazer Lanier as underwriter and Bradley Arant as bond counsel.
R7 7. Resolution No. 2023-59 to authorize the Mayor to expend funds for the purchase of the landfill and expansion land.
R8 8. Resolution No. 2023-60 to authorize the Mayor to apply for a CDBG Neighborhood Improvement Project on Logan Street SW.
O9 9. Second Reading of Ordinance No. 2023-26 to rezone the Nearen Property located on Highway 278W from E-1 Entertainment District to B-3 Business District which received a favorable recommendation from the Planning Commission.
O10 10. Second Reading of Ordinance No. 2023-27 to rezone the Ergle Property located on Beech Avenue SE from M-1 Manufacturing District to B-2 Business District which received a favorable recommendation from the Planning Commission.
11. Board Appointments: