A regular monthly meeting of the Town of New Hope Board of Aldermen Town Council was held on Tuesday, April 28th, 2015, in the New Hope Town Hall. It was called to order at 7:30 p.m. by Mayor Johnny Hamm. Also present were Ald. Carol King, Ald. Bob Parmelee, Ald. Omar Nunez, Ald. Alexandria Hull, Ald. Jeff Herbst, and attorney John Rapier.
There were 3 citizens present.
Item 1. Call to order and quorum check.
Item 2. Consent Items
a. Motion made to accept March 2015 minutes, with one change to Item 10 concerning Town insurance which was tabled until next month, by Ald. Jeff Herbst and a second made by Mayor Johnny Hamm made a second. All approved. Motion carried.
b. Treasurer Report given by Treasurer Bob Parmelee. Motion made to accept the Treasurer Report by Ald. Jeff Herbst and Mayor Johnny Hamm made a second. All approved. Motion carried.
Item 3. Road report was given by Road Commissioner, Jeff Herbst. Proposed road work report was presented to Council for the year 2015-2016. He reported on trouble areas and some water drainage problems. The sum total was 580 tons, including tree trimming, and rock and ditch maintenance, for a grand total of $109,000. Motion was made to approve report for road repair by Mayor Johnny Hamm and a second was made by Ald. Carol King. Commissioner Herbst also recommended a future Agenda item concerning road load limits.
Item 4. There was some discussion concerning the Town's insurance coverage from TMP and Texas Municipal League Intergovernmental Risk Pool Workers' Compensation Interlocal Agreement. The motion to accept this insurance coverage as presented for all the Town's insurance needs was made by Ald. Bob Parmelee and a second was made by Ald. Nunez.
Item 5. Announce tentative meeting date for Town Council Meeting as May 26, 2015.
Meeting adjourned at 8:16 p.m.