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Town of Stonewall

 

July 11, 2023

TOWN OF STONEWALL - COUNCIL MEETING
1746 US HIGHWAY 171, STONEWALL, LOUISIANA 71078: JULY 11, 2023, 6:30 P.M.

 

The Stonewall Town Council met during a regular session with 0 visitors. A roll call was taken, Council Members present were Brandon Garsee, Margaret Dickerson, Eric Runge, Don Crosslin, and Robert Baker. Mayor Ken Kaffka was also present. Prayer was led by Council Member Brandon Garsee. The Pledge of Allegiance was led by Margaret Dickerson.

ADDITION/DELETION: None.

PUBLIC COMMENT: None.

MINUTES: Motion to approve June 13th, 2023, regular meeting minutes and adoption was made by Council Member Brandon Garsee and seconded by Council Member Robert Baker. 5 YEAS, 0 NAYS, 0 ABSENT. Motion carried.

REPORTS

(a) ROADS: Mayor Kaffka that Chesapeake will be patching the bad spots on Rambin & Middleton Road. Mayor Kaffka also stated that he is talking with the engineers about surveying and rebuilding the intersection on Rambin Road.

(b) BUDGET COMPARISON: Budget Comparison for July 1, 2022, through June 30, 2023, was reviewed and discussed. Council Member Robert Baker made a motion to accept as printed, seconded by Council Member Eric Runge. 5 YEAS, 0 NAYS, 0 ABSENT. Motion carried.

(c) OTHER: None.

(d) GRANTS: None.

(e) PARK: Mayor Kaffka mentioned the ribbon cutting at the park Thursday, July 13, 2023, at 10:00 am.

(f) REIMBURSEMENT:

a) Carlissa Pennywell reservation reimbursement. Discussion followed. Council Member Brandon Garsee made a motion to approve the reimbursement, seconded by Council Member Eric Runge. 5 YEAS, 0 NAYS, 0 ABSENT. Motion carried.

b) Mrs. Rhonda Hill rim reimbursement. Discussion followed. Council Member Brandon Garsee made a motion to approve the reimbursement, seconded by Council Member Robert Baker. 5 YEAS, 0 NAYS, 0 ABSENT. Motion carried.

c) Jeff Brunner, Church at Red River reservation reimbursement. Discussion followed. Council Member Robert Baker made a motion to not approve the reimbursement, seconded by Council Member Brandon Garsee. 5 YEAS, 0 NAYS, 0 ABSENT. Motion carried. 

OLD BUSINESS:

(a) Adoption of Ordinance Number 135-2023: AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND THE BUDGET FOR THE FISCAL YEAR 2022-2023 FOR THE TOWN OF STONEWALL, DESOTO PARISH, LOUISIANA. The title was read by Mayor Ken Kaffka. Council Member Robert Baker made a motion to adopt, seconded by Council Member Brandon Garsee. 5 YEAS, 0 NAYS, 0 ABSENT. Motion carried.

NEW BUSINESS:

a) Recommend approving Water Moccasin’s quote to purchase a new dump trailer to replace the stolen dump trailer. Mayor Kaffka presented the quote to the Council. Council Member Brandon Garsee made a motion to approve the quote, seconded by Council Member Eric Runge. 5 YEAS, 0 NAYS, 0 ABSENT. Motion carried.

 

Council Member Robert Baker made a motion to adjourn, seconded by Council Member Eric Runge. 5 YEAS, 0 NAYS, 0 ABSENT. Motion carried.

 

Meeting adjourned: 6:52 pm

 

 

Signature on File                                              Signature on File                     

Ken Kaffka, Mayor                                           Shree’ Young, Town Clerk