Picayune City Council meets Tuesday

Published 1:07 am Sunday, January 18, 2009

The Picayune City council meets at 6 p.m. Tuesday in the council’s chambers at the new city hall, 815 N. Beech St.

Included on the agenda are:

Consider the consent agenda:

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— Minutes of the Jan. 6 meeting.

— December privilege license report.

— December public records requests.

— Planning Commission minutes of Dec. 9 and Jan. 13.

Consider the docket.

Consider petitions and communications:

— Main Street request to held egg drop at the airport on March 28.

— Request from Girl Scouts to use front parking lot of city hall for cookie delivery on Feb. 17 and 18.

— Request from Carver Planning committee for a parade in conjunction with school reunion on July 3.

– Update from Siemens and Pedal Valve.

Consider new business:

— Request to loan box bailer to Picayune Industries.

— Agreement to continue with Mississippi Main Street Assoc.’s Main Street program in 2009.

— Color ad for $995 in Here’s Pearl River County magazine.

— Mayor, city council and interim city manager to attend Municipal League conference in Jackson, Jan. 26-29.

— Monthly budget report.

— Open checking account for funds received from debt service millage.

— Two-year depository participation bids from Hancock Bank, Bank Plus and First Southern.

— Pay final invoice to Kanduit Construction for work at Intermodal Center.

— Request from Habitat for Humanity to subdivide and variance for property at 401 and 403 Haugh Ave.

— Request from Mark Gibson for a variance of 468 feet on property on Watts Street for a duplex.

— Request from Irvin Templet to subdivide and variance of 12.3 fee on property on Goodyear Boulevard and Glenwood Street.

— Request for public hearing for property cleanup at 1327 Ausborn Rd.

— Mayor’s signature on equitable sharing agreement and certification for fiscal ending 2008.

— Interlocal Mississippi Gulf Coast Fire Dept. Mutual Aid agreement with National Aeronautics and Space Administration and Stennis Space Center.

— T-hanger lease agreement with James Strahan Jr.

Miscellaneous council members’ business.

Citizens’ concerns.

Consider going into executive session on contractual matters with the airport lease agreement, an unspecified contractual matter and a contractual matter with the Intermodal Center and on a compromise of disputed claims.