MINUTES OF A SPECIAL MEETING OF THE MAYOR
MINUTES OF A SPECIAL MEETING OF THE MAYOR AND BOARD OF ALDERMEN OF THE CITY OF RUSTON HELD ON TUESDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2011, AT 12 NOON IN 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 Tuesday, October 25, 2011, 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 Jedd Lewis, Elmore Mayfield and Jim Pearce and Alderwoman Marie Riggs were present. Alderwoman Glenda Howard was absent. Mayor Dan Hollingsworth called the meeting to order at 12 o'clock Noon and led in the invocation.
Alderman Jim Pearce made a motion, seconded by Alderman Elmore Mayfield, to adopt the agenda. The motion passed by unanimous vote.
A. CONSIDER RESOLUTION NO. ____ OF 2011, AUTHORIZING CITY TO SUBMIT AN APPLICATION FOR FUNDING ASSISTANCE TO THE STATE OF LOUISIANA, DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION AND DEVELOPMENT, DIVISION OF AVIATION, FOR IMPROVEMENTS TO THE RUSTON REGIONAL AIRPORT.
Mayor Hollingsworth presented the title of the resolution. After a brief discussion, a motion was made by Alderman Elmore Mayfield and seconded by Alderman Jim Pearce to adopt the resolution authorizing the application for funding assistance to the State Department of Transportation and Development, Division of Aviation, for improvements to the Ruston Regional Airport. The Mayor asked for comments from the audience and there were none. The motion passed by unanimous vote. (RESOLUTION NO. 765 OF 2011)
III. ADJOURN MEETING:
There being no further business, the meeting of the Mayor and Board of Aldermen was adjourned at 12:04 p.m. November 7, 2011
EMMETT GIBBS, CLERK
DAN HOLLINGSWORTH, MAYOR
1td: November 11, 2011