February 2016 Planning Retreat Minutes

SPECIAL MEETING

February 25, 2016
The Bessemer City Council met in special session on Thursday, February 25th, 2016 at 8:00AM at Dole Fresh Vegetables at 220 South Ridge Parkway, Bessemer City, NC 28016.  Proper notice was given.

Members Present

Mayor Becky Smith, Council Members: Dan Boling, Kay McCathen, Joe Will, Howard Jones, Alfred Carpenter, and Donnie Griffin.  Also present were department heads, Tom Ellis, Diane Jenkins, JoD Franklin, Melinda Beard, Jeffrey Kirchner, and Joshua Ross. City Manager, James Inman was also present.

Call to Order

Mayor Smith call the meeting to order and explained that this meeting was the 2016 City Council Planning Retreat.  This meeting’s purpose is to work with facilitator, Lydian Altman, with the UNC School of Government.

Presentations

Lydian Altman led the retreat.

Adjourn

Being no further business to come before the board, by consensus the meeting was adjourned at 3:45PM

SPECIAL MEETING

February 26, 2016
The Bessemer City Council met in special session on Friday, February 26th, 2016 at 8:00AM at Dole Fresh Vegetables at 220 South Ridge Parkway, Bessemer City, NC 28016.  Proper notice was given.

Members Present

Mayor Becky Smith, Council Members: Dan Boling, Kay McCathen, Joe Will, Alfred Carpenter, and Donnie Griffin.  Council Member Howard Jones was absent.  Also present were department heads Tom Ellis, Diane Jenkins, JoD Franklin, Melinda Beard, Jeffrey Kirchner, and Joshua Ross.  City Manager, James Inman was also present.

Call to Order

Mayor Smith call the meeting to order and explained that this meeting was to continue the 2016 City Council Planning Retreat.  This meeting’s purpose is to work with facilitator, Lydian Altman, with the UNC School of Government.

Presentations

Lydian Altman led the retreat.

Adjourn

Being no further business to come before the board, by consensus the meeting was adjourned at 12:00PM.

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