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Columbia City Council AGENDA regular meeting May, 2006

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Appointments of four new members to the Columbia Planning & Zoning Commission is expected to be highlight of meeting tonight. Mayor says he will appoint Flowers, French, Kolbenschlag and Stivers to fill terms of member who quit in mass resignation.
By Ed Waggener
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Mayor Patrick R. Bell said in a private interview on Sunday, April 30, 2006, that he will recommend four new members of the Columbia Planning and Zoning Commission tonight at the Council's regular May meeting, which starts at 6:00 p.m. in City Hall.

The four will replace Joe Pyles, V.T. Yarberry, George Keltner, and Tim Bradshaw, who resigned in protest last month because the anticipated rejection of a zoning change recommendation for 503 Greensburg ST.

The P&Z had recommended that the noncomplying property be rezoned to commercial. The Council did, subsequently reject the P&Z recommendation by a 5-1 vote.

Mayor Bell said that the four new members will be:
  • Joe Flowers, civic and political leader, historian, and a rural mail carrier, who, until a recent engagement, was Columbia's most eligible bachelor.

  • Lloyd French, a community activist, who dedicates considerable time to Columbia Food Pantry and the Giles Foundation. Mr. French is a well-know artist.

  • George Kolbenschlag, who is closely identified with the Lindsey Community. He's a former naval officer, retired Lindsey Wilson College professor, and is very active in civic affairs.

  • Sue Stivers, who is presently Executive Director of the Columbia-Adair County Chamber of Commerce. Mrs. Stivers is one of the best known Adair Countians. She is retired after a career as UK home extension agent, first in Cumberland County, but mostly in Adair.
Easy approval of the appointments is expected tonight.

The four new members will join Mary Allender, the only member of the P & Z board who did not resign.


Agenda
Columbia City Council Meeting
May 1, 2006

Call to order: Regular meeting of May 1, 2006, at 6:00 p.m. in City Hall.

Roll call.
  1. Motion to approve minutes of April 3, 2006.

  2. Citizens comments

  3. Consider Chamber of Commerce request for FY 06/07 Donation.<

  4. MOTION_____________________

  5. Consider resolution 2006-02-Gas Purchase Contract

    MOTION_____________________

  6. MAYOR ANNOUNCEMENTS

  7. COUNCIL ANNOUNCEMENTS

  8. Motion to adjourn.

    MOTION_____________________

End of Agenda


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Regular monthly meetings of the Columbia City Council are held each first Monday in City Hall, Campbellville ST, Columbia, KY 42728
Mayor Patrick R. Bell. Council Members Larry Marshall, Joe Moore, Charles Grimsley, Craig Dean, Edwin Taylor, and June Parsons. City Attorney Marshall Loy. City Court Clerk Carolyn Edwards. City Police Chief Mark Harris. City Utilities Commission Director Jim Williams. City Works Director Donnie Rowe. City Sanitation Director Kenneth Dulin.


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