MINUTES OF A SPECIAL MEETING
MINUTES OF A SPECIAL MEETING OF THE MAYOR AND BOARD OF ALDERMEN OF THE CITY OF RUSTON HELD ON FRIDAY, JUNE 29, 2012, AT 12 NOON IN THE MAYOR'S CONFERENCE ROOM, 2ND FLOOR, CITY HALL, 401 NORTH TRENTON, RUSTON, LOUISIANA
A special meeting of the Mayor and Board of Aldermen of the City of Ruston was held Friday, June 29, 2012, at 12 Noon, in the Mayor's Conference Room, 2nd Floor, City Hall, 401 North Trenton, Ruston, Louisiana. A quorum was present, notice having been duly served. Mayor Dan Hollingsworth, Aldermen Elmore Mayfield and Jim Pearce and Alderwomen Glenda Howard and Marie Riggs were present. Alderman Jedd Lewis was absent. Mayor Dan Hollingsworth called the meeting to order at 12 Noon, and Alderman Jim Pearce delivered the invocation.
I. AGENDA AND MINUTES:
A. ADOPT AGENDA.
Motion was made by Alderman Jim Pearce and seconded by Alderwoman Glenda Howard to adopt the Agenda. There were no comments from the audience and the motion passed by unanimous vote of those present.
A. CONSIDER ORDINANCE NO. ____ OF 2012, IMPLEMENTING THE PROVISIONS OF THE CONSUMER CHOICE FOR TELEVISION ACT CODIFIED AT LA. R.S. 45:1351, ET SEQ., IN THE CITY OF RUSTON, LOUISIANA.
Mayor Hollingsworth read the title of proposed ordinance.
A.(1) PUBLIC HEARING TO CONSIDER ORDINANCE IMPLEMENTING THE PROVISIONS OF THE CONSUMER CHOICE FOR TELEVISION ACT.
Having no discussion, Mayor Hollingsworth called for a public hearing at 12:01 p.m. No one from the audience came forward to comment and the Mayor closed the public earing at 12:01 p.m., and called for final consideration by the Aldermen. Alderman Elmore Mayfield made a motion, seconded by Alderman Jim Pearce, to adopt the ordinance. The title of the ordinance was read, a roll call vote was taken and the following result was had:
YEA: ALDERWOMAN GLENDA HOWARD
ALDERMAN ELMORE MAYFIELD
ALDERMAN JIM PEARCE
ALDERWOMAN MARIE RIGGS
ABSENT: ALDERMAN JEDD LEWIS
The motion passed by unanimous vote. (ORDINANCE NO. 1626 OF 2012)
III. ADJOURN MEETING:
There being no further business, the meeting of the Mayor and Board of Aldermen was adjourned at 12:03 p.m.
July 9, 2012
EMMETT GIBBS, CLERK
DAN HOLLI NGSWORTH, MAYOR
1td: July 13, 2012