City Council

Council approves repairs for fire truck


Shown at the Nov. 22 Fayette City Council meeting, from left: Councilman Tommy Williams, Fayette Mayor Rod Northam, Councilman Eddy Campbell, Councilwoman Virettia Whiteside and City Clerk Dawn Clapp.

The Fayette City Council discussed the need to fix a cylinder on the fire department’s ladder truck during its Nov. 22 meeting. Councilman Jerry Nichols and Councilwoman Aliska Hughes-Monroe were absent from the meeting, with all other council members present.

 

Council presents tax proceeds to Fayette Medical Center


Shown presenting a check to the Fayette Medical Center Board, front, from left: Fayette Mayor Rod Northam, Fayette Medical Center Board Chairman Charles Brandon and Fayette Medical Center Administrator Donald Jones. Back: Council Members Tommy Williams, Jerry Nichols, Virettia Whiteside and Eddy Campbell.

The Fayette City Council presented the Fayette Medical Center its annual check from the proceeds of the one-half cent sales tax that is earmarked for the facility during its Nov. 7 meeting. The meeting was held one day earlier than usual so that the meeting would not conflict with the general election. Councilwoman Aliska Hughes- Monroe was absent from the meeting.

 

Council hires part-time fireman



The Fayette City Council discussed the status of several ongoing projects during its Oct. 25 meeting. Fayette Mayor Rod Northam and Councilwoman Virettia Whiteside were absent from the meeting, with all other council members present. During the absence of Mayor Northam, Council President Pro Tem Eddy Campbell presided over the meeting.  

 

Fayette City Council hears reports


Fayette Police Chief Danny Jenkins is shown presenting Sergeant Ronnie Earnest with his badge. From left: Fayette Mayor Rod Northam, Lt. Mark Allison, Earnest, Jenkins and Fayette City Councilman Jerry Nichols.

The Fayette City Council heard several reports from different agencies during its Oct. 11 meeting. Councilwoman Aliska Hughes-Monroe and Councilwoman Virettia Whiteside were absent from the meeting. Fayette Police Sergeant Ronnie Earnest led the council in prayer, while Councilman Jerry Nichols led the Pledge of Allegiance.

 

Fayette City Council approves sewer rate increase


Shown from left: Fayette Mayor Rod Northam is shown with outgoing Junior City Council Mayor Shanti Enis and incoming Junior City Council Mayor Benjamin Olive.

The Fayette City Council approved the sewer rate increases, that had been previously introduced, during its Aug. 9 meeting. All council members were present for the meeting.
Prior to the start of the meeting, Jeff Crowley, manager of the Fayette Housing Authority, led the council in prayer and the Pledge of Allegiance.

 

Fayette City Council considers new sewer rate


Pictured at the July 26 meeting of the Fayette City Council, from left: Councilwoman Aliska Hughes-Monroe, Councilman Tommy Williams, Mayor Rod Northam, Councilman Eddy Campbell, Councilwoman Virettia Whiteside, Junior Council Mayor Shanti Enis and City Clerk Dawn Clapp.

The Fayette City Council held its regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, July 26. All council members, with the exception of Councilman Jerry Nichols, were present for the meeting. City Accountant Rick McCabe opened the meeting with prayer and Mayor Rod Northam led the Pledge of Allegiance.

 

Fayette City Council discusses upcoming projects


Pictured is the Fayette City Council at its July 12 meeting. From left: Councilman Jerry Nichols, Councilwoman Aliska Hughes-Monroe, Councilman Tommy Williams, Mayor Rod Northam, Councilman Eddy Campbell, Councilwoman Virettia Whiteside, Fayette Junior City Council Mayor Pro Tem Aeilya Walker and City Clerk Dawn Clapp.

The Fayette City Council discussed its plans and options concerning several possible upcoming projects during its July 12 meeting. All council members were present for the meeting. Kelcey Hale led the council in prayer and the Pledge of Allegiance prior to the beginning of the meeting.

 

Fayette City Council approves premium pay


Shown at the June 28 meeting of the Fayette City Council, from left: Councilman Jerry Nichols, Councilwoman Aliska Hughes-Monroe, Councilman Tommy Williams, Fayette Mayor Rod Northam, Councilwoman Virettia Whiteside, Junior Fayette City Council Mayor Shanti Enis and Fayette City Clerk Dawn Clapp.

The Fayette City Council, during its June 28 meeting, approved a motion that will award one-time premium pay to city employees. Councilman Eddy Campbell was absent from the meeting, with all other council members present. Prior to the beginning of the meeting, Alexis Wilson led the prayer and Aeilya Walker led the Pledge of Allegiance.  

 

Fayette City Council votes to allow tax abatements


Matt Moon, general manager of O’Neal Manufacturing Services, is shown addressing the Fayette City Council. Also pictured in the background is Tom Wisemiller, president and CEO of the Northwest Alabama Economic Development Alliance.

The Fayette City Council held its regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, June 14. All council members, with the exception of Councilwoman Virettia Whiteside and Councilwoman Aliska Hughes-Monroe, were present for the meeting. Councilman Tommy Williams opened the meeting with prayer and also led the Pledge of Allegiance. Tom Wisemiller, president and CEO of the Northwest Alabama Economic Development Alliance (C3), spoke to the council concerning sales, usage and property tax abatements for a possible new industry.

 

Council approves purchases for Fire Dept.


Shown at the May 24 Fayette City Council meeting, from left: Councilman Jerry Nichols, Councilwoman Aliska Hughes-Monroe, Councilman Tommy Williams and Mayor Pro Tem Eddy Campbell.

The Fayette City Council held its regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, May 24. All council members, with the exception of Councilwoman Virettia Whiteside were present for the meeting. In the absence of Fayette Mayor Rod Northam, Mayor Pro Tem Eddy Campbell presided over the meeting. Caleb Hall led the council in prayer and his daughter Macy Hall led the Pledge of Allegiance.