Article by W. Clay Crook-
The board of aldermen and mayor for Lexington met on Tuesday evening, August 6th, and approved the second reading of the ordinance to amend the beer ordinance. The board also approved the ordinance to extend the e-citation program used by the Lexington Police Department. The board also approved a surplus property request by Chief Roger Loftin, and he introduced the newest police officer, Katie Carroll. The board then approved the initial bond resolution, which authorizes the first steps in the process.
The board approved the bid of $77,995.00 from Memphis Scale for a steel deck truck scale that will be needed at the new garbage transfer station. Public Works Director, Robbie McCready, also received approval to sell the…
For complete coverage, see the August 14th edition of The Lexington Progress.