Overflow crowd at Alva council meeting
June 19, 2019
Monday night was standing room only at the Alva City Council meeting. This rarely happens. I’ve been covering council meetings for news a long time, far longer than any of the current council has been in office.
Monday’s meeting didn’t quite reach the numbers who came to hearings a few years ago when Integris wanted to open a clinic in Alva, but the citizen attendance was still impressive.
Some of the audience members were there in official capacity. There were a couple of people from Oklahoma Natural Gas about the renewal of their franchise. The fire chief and a firefighter were the...