Odum, Georgia City Council Wrap-Up (Posted 4/7/2019)
The Odum City Council met and discussed or voted on the following items on Tuesday, April 2, 2019.
(Source: The Press-Sentinel - Saturday - April 6, 2019)
FIRE HYDRANT LOCKS
Fire Chief Kevin Altman presented three quotes for fire hydrant locks. the Council is considering locking Odum meters to prevent theft by companies and individuals who use them to fill large tanks. The issue was tabled until further notice.
Mayor Brian Nipper updated the Council regarding the cleanup letters that were issued to a few citizens concerning the debris and/or junked vehicles in their yards. Nipper stated that attorney Samantha Jacobs filed a suit against two of the residents for their non-compliance with the city ordinance.
In response to a request from the Odum Garden Club, Nipper signed a proclamation declaring April 21-27 Garden Week in Odum.
GARDEN CLUB DONATION
The Odum Garden Club presented the Council a check for $500, which will be used for repainting the Odum Depot.
NOTES OF THANKS
Nipper brought attention to three of the "thank you" letters Odum received from fifth-graders. The letters were written to show the Council their appreciation for use of the Odum Gym and Odum Depot for the fifth-grade dance and pictures.