Joshua C. Bell of Kirbo, Kendrick & Bell was appointed Municipal Court Judge by the City Council on Tuesday.
In his letter to the Council, he stated
I am currently the Municipal Court Judge for the City of Cairo and the Recorders Court Judge for the City of Whigham. I also serve as the assistant Magistrate Court Judge for Grady County. I have held the Municipal Court position since October 1, 2001, the Recorders Court position since August 1, 2001 and the assistant Magistrate position since 2004. I am certified by the Georgia Municipal Courts Training Council.
I believe that I can make a positive influence on the Municipal Court and I know that I would serve the City well.
City of Bainbridge, Georgia
Agenda Mayor and City Council
Tuesday, February 20, 2007, 6:30 pm
IV. Recognition And Presentation Of Resolutions: See Them
Corporal Ray Cox
CVS Pharmacy Technicians: Shonda Taylor, Samantha Smith,
Louanna Gandy, Jeanna Watson and April Brown
V. Consideration Of Street Closure Request From Phoenix Affair:
Planter from Broad to Clark Streets - February 24, 2007
Approved closing a portion of Planter
VI. Consideration Of Request From Nichols Tractor Company:
Use of Commodore Park - March 17, 2007
VII. Consideration Of Planning Commission Recommendations:
Conditional Use Request - Wayne and Joyce McCook -
1302 Bethel Road
Conditional Use Request - First Baptist Church -
618 Church Street
VIII. Department Of Transportation Contract: Approved
Proposed road for Commodore Industrial Park
IX. Consideration Of Request From Chamber Of Commerce:
Approved Release of funds from
SW Georgia Welcome Center reserve fund
Due to budget cuts by the State of Georgia in support of the Welcome Center, $30,000 was released from a reserve fund. The State presently has $98,000/year budgeted which is about $30,000 less than operating expenses. There is approximately $300,000 in this fund which is funds left from the original project.
XI. Mayoral Appointments To Planning Commission
XII. Consent Agenda: Approved
1. Old Dominion Brush Company
Parts For Street Sweeper $ 1,145.00
2. Smoracy, Llc
Parts For Mobile Grinder $ 1,046.57
3. Truck Equipment
Packer Cylinder $ 1,266.66
4. Brenntag Mid-South, Inc.
5. Municipal Equipment Co.
Firefighters Turnout Gear $16,638.00
6. Mitchell Johnson Building Supply
Tool Shed $ 6,719.13
1. Decatur County Commissioners
Landfill/Inmate Charges $38,275.21
2. GMA Workers' Comp. Self Insurance Fund
Deductible Reimbursement $ 7,570.19
3. Dee's Electric Company
Services Rendered $ 1,138.63
4. Bob Roberson & Associates, Inc.
CDBG: 05p-X-043-2-3073 $ 2,000.00
5. Prevention Research Institute
Student Booklets For Driver
Improvement Clinic $ 1,500.00