Alva City Council to meet only once a month
December 23, 2016
The Alva City Council decided Monday that they’ll move toward only one meeting per month. The change won’t be official until City Attorney Rick Cunningham draws up the new ordinance and the council votes to pass it. After that the council will meet on the third Monday of the month at the usual time of 6:30 p.m. in the council chambers.
The council discussed the idea earlier, but at that time two meetings were necessary to approve all the purchase orders and payroll. Alva Business Manager Joe Don Dunham now has the authority, granted by the council, to approve purchases up to a certain a...