Decatur City Council
The Decatur City Council conducted the following business during Monday's meeting:
Set a public hearing for a request to rezone 2.73 acres north of Alabama 20 and south of Island Way from R-4 Multi-Family Residential to RD Mixed Use Redevelopment District for 7 p.m. Dec. 3.
Set a public hearing for a request to rezone 5.42 acres located on Modaus Road east of Danville Road and West of Centron Drive from R-2 Single-Family Residential to B-6 Bus-iness Office Use for 7 p.m. Dec. 3.
Approved a request to vacate a utility easement on Lot 9 of the Vestavia Hills Subdivision for James Bell and Elizabeth Bell.
Approved a request to vacate a 60-foot right of way north of Alabama 20 and east of Sewell Road for Nucor Steel.
Awarded a contract to Russell and Associates for furnishing and delivering case-file jackets at a cost of $8,746.50.
Approved a $289,813 Municipal Utilities Board expenditure for 2008 property liability insurance.
Approved a $121,260 Municipal Utilities Board expenditure to repair a pump at the Water Treatment Plant.
Approved a $650,000 Municipal Utilities Board expenditure for a one-year extension to a contract with Randy B. Terry Inc. to provide sewer repair and replacement services.
Authorized Mayor Don Kyle to sign an amendment to the wholesale power contract with the Tennessee Valley Authority.
Authorized Kyle to apply for a grant from the Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs to purchase an all-terrain vehicle for the Police Department.
Accepted a proposal from Decatur Utilities to install lighting on Sims Street at a cost of $13,500.
Tabled a motion to change the city's dental insurance program to a preferred-provider organization.
Approved a request to transfer ownership of an off-premise beer and wine license at Busy Bee Market, 1010 19th Ave. S.E.
Extended until Jan. 7 a franchise agreement with Private Cable Limited of Athens.
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