The Mayor and Board of Aldermen of Milan, Missouri met for a regular meeting at the Milan City Hall, 212 E. 2nd Street, on March 1, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. with the following Aldermen present: Steve Hill, Randy McCollum, Trudy Schnelle, Rebecca Bennett, Richard Head and Lesa Smith. Also present: Mayor Andy Herington, City Clerk Lisa Sharp, City Administrator Fred Ventresco, City Attorney Crystal Lovett, Nancy Watt, Water/ Sewer Supervisor Jeremy Bennett and Jim Watje from Rapid Removal.
Motion by McCollum, seconded by Head to approve the minutes. Vote: McCollum – yes, Schnelle – yes, Bennett – yes, Head – yes, Smith – yes.
Motion by Schnelle, seconded by Smith to approve the bills. Discussion followed. Vote: McCollum – yes, Schnelle – yes, Bennett – yes, Head – yes, Smith – yes, Hill – yes.
Jim Watje with Rapid Removal met with the Mayor and Board of Aldermen to discuss several trash issues.
Jeremy Bennett met with the Mayor and Board of Aldermen to discuss water issues. No action was taken. An ordinance will be presented at the next meeting concerning water meters.
Discussion was held concerning utv’s and golf carts. No action was taken.
Motion by Hill, seconded by Schnelle to enter into closed session pursuant to legal action, causes of action or litigation involving a public governmental body of the City of Milan, Missouri exemption in Section 610.021(1). Vote: Schnelle – yes, Bennett – yes, Head – yes, Smith – yes, Hill – yes, McCollum – yes.
Motion by Head, seconded by McCollum to adjourn closed session and return to open session. Vote: Bennett – yes, Head – yes, Smith – yes, Hill – yes, McCollum – yes, Schnelle – yes.
Administrator Ventresco updated the board about an upcoming meeting.
Alderman Schnelle left the meeting.
Motion by Smith, seconded by Hill to adjourn. Vote: Head – yes, Smith – yes, Hill – yes, McCollum – yes, Bennett – yes.