By Hannah Alldritt
Anthony City Commission met in regular session on June 20 at 6:00 p.m. A quorum was “barely present” as Mayor Greg Cleveland and Jan Lanie were both absent. Acting Mayor Jim Anderson and Commissioners Howard Hatfield and Kenny Hodson Jr. were present.
Following approval of minutes and no public comments, Ordinance #5982 for $650,578.36 and Payroll for $65,548.09 were approved. Included in the ordinance amount was the purchase of a jetter and vacuum combination truck for the Sewer Dept. which they took possession of on Tuesday.
A Dangerous Structure deadline for 213 S. Jennings Ave. was given a two-week extension as the individual doing the demolition was still working harvest. New deadline is July 5.
The Commissioners also approved 3-0 the Temporary Food Vendor permit for the Summer Sno-Ballz stand operated by the Gates family. This year the stand will be mobile and parked at different places around town including at the...