Town of Lee; Minutes of 07 May 2016 Special Meeting

Town of Lee
Special Meeting
March 7, 2016




Mayor:                         James E. Bell

Council President:        Dianne Beck

Council:                       Shirley vonRoden, Edwin McMullen, Ronnie Bass

Town Manager/Clerk:    John Anderson

Attorney:                     Ernest Page

Absent:                        Dianne Beck, Ernest Page



Mayor Bell called the meeting to order at 7 p.m.


Public Comments:  None


Old Business:


  1. Town Manager Anderson addressed the Council on the selection and possible appointment of a new Council member for Group 3.  There is only one candidate to be considered for the position:  Jerry Terrill.


Mayor asked for a vote:

Action Item:

A motion to appoint Jerry Terrill as Councilman for Group 3 was made by Councilman McMullen.  Councilwoman vonRoden seconded the motion and the motion was approved unanimously.


Mayor Bell swore Jerry Terrill into office as Councilman for the Town of Lee representing Group 3.


Mayor Bell asked Town Manager Anderson if he had anything to report to the Council.


  1. Town Manager addressed the Council in possibly switching the water treatment plant from chlorine gas to liquid chlorine.  Liquid Chlorine is safer for the Town employees and the town residents.  Councilman Bass requested the Town Manager collect data on what it will cost to change over from chlorine gas to liquid chlorine.


  1. Lisa from the Chamber of Commerce sent an e-mail requesting one of the Council members to be on the Tourist Development Council.  Shirley vonRoden had announced in the February Council meeting that she would be resigning from TDC.  The meetings are held the 1st Thursday of each month at 4:30 p.m.  Councilman McMullen agreed to serve on the Tourist Development Council.



There being no further business the workshop was adjourned.




James Bell, Mayor




Attested: _______________________________

JoAnn M. Kuhl, Deputy Clerk