Aliceville Volunteer Fire Department’s Chief Willie Dixon and Assistant Chief Derrick Jones were surprised with recognition plaques at the Aliceville City Council meeting on Oct. 10. The plaques say, “In appreciation of your loyal services and dedicated time given to the community and the Aliceville Volunteer Fire Department.” Congratulations and thank you for your hard work and dedication!
While some counties had a Democratic majority, the norm was a Republican voted into each desired position.
Upcoming events for the city include the Christmas parade on Dec. 3 and Breakfast with Santa, on Dec. 8. The next meeting of the Gordo City Council will be held Dec. 13 at 5:30 p.m.
The next meeting of the Reform City Council is Nov. 20 at 7 p.m.
The basis of those arguments being required procedure in applying for an exemption from the garbage pickup fee was “unjust” and “a hardship” on those residents whose only income came from Social Security Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits.
Current members of the Pickens County Board of Education will sit at the November 17 meeting. Any new board members will be sworn in at the December meeting.
The city has placed a legal notice in the Pickens County Herald for three weeks regarding the new permit policy in accordance with notification practices.
Residents are asked to contact the Pickens County Sheriff’s Office or your local police department if you are the victim of a scam.
A motion to pass the budget was made by Councilman Max Allen and seconded by Councilman Thomas Wilkins.
The audit focused on the period of October 1, 2016 to September 30, 2017.
Attendees applied for the conference and were approved by their county Federation. View photos on the Federation’s Facebook and Flickr pages.