Leesville City Council – October 23, 2023

The Leesville City Council met in regular session Monday, October 23, at 3 p.m. Finances came first with City Clerk Hannah Hillman reporting monthly bills of $71,909.37 for the City. Council members authorized payment of $1,548.41 to Meyer and Associates for the water system valve mapping recently completed.

An ordinance was introduced (#13), amending ordinance 12 of 2023, adopted on October 9 of this year, to authorize the City to purchase land for the purpose of installing a lift kit at the Entrance Road sewer project. The City will seek bids from a private contractor or partner to build hangers at Leesville Airport. The Council also entered into an agreement with TRO Energy Solutions for the purpose of building electric vehicle charging stations in the City. The City of Leesville will utilize Byrd Regional Hospital for clinical lab testing for City employees.

City Administrator Patti Larney reminded Leesville residents that trick-or-treating hours are from 6-8 p.m. on Tuesday, October 31.