WARRIOR—The Warrior City Council last Monday placed a lien on 315 Louisa Street for $7,973.64 after the property was declared a public nuisance and torn down and hauled away by the city. The lien is an attempt to recoup the city’s costs for the removal.
The council also placed a $3,8744.25 lien against the property on 624 Main Street for grass cutting and cleanup.
The council also approved a plan to to create an economic development district for the proposed industrial and commercial development on the property of Hallmark Farms. The project will be a joint venture between the city and Jefferson County.
In other business, the council also:
•rescheduled the May 6 council meeting to May 8 at 5:30 because the mayor and council will be attending the ALM Convention.
•discussed a request from resident John Harvella regarding a road located on his property. The council will be working with him to see what can be resolved about the road.
•approved a request from Reverend Theodore Hines to hold a prayer walk on May 18 at 9 a.m. from the community center to the baptist church. Contact Hines or the city for more information.
•approved a $2,000 donation to North Jefferson Day to cover the children’s area and portable toilet facilities for the event. The event will be May 25.
•approved a request to use the park for a fun day hosted by the Family Life Center.
•heard from Council Member James Jett about improvements and maintenance needed at the city parks and ball fields.