Jonesboro Board of Aldermen and Police Jury post agendas for March meetings

The Town of Jonesboro and Jackson Parish Police Jury (JPPJ) have posted the agendas for their upcoming regularly scheduled March monthly meetings. At 5:30pm on Monday, March 8th, the JPPJ will begin session at the Charles H. Garrett Community Center located at 182 Industrial Avenue in Jonesboro following a Public Hearing slated to begin at 5:15pm. The town council meeting will be held on Tuesday, March 9th at 6:00 pm. via teleconference.

JACKSON PARISH POLICE JURY MEETING AGENDA

Call to Order
Invocation & Pledge of Allegiance
Public Comments

Approve and Adopt minutes of the February 8th, February 11th and March 1st Jury Meetings, monthly purchase orders, and the payment of all bills
Approve Operations Committee Report:
1. Adopt the minutes of the February 11th Operations Committee meeting
2. Approve letter of response from President to Plum Hill Missionary Baptist Church
Approve Finance Committee Report:
1. Adopt the minutes of the February 26th Finance Committee meeting
2. Consider and act on authorizing the President to sign and execute the 2021 Cooperative Endeavor Agreement with the LSU Ag Center for $10,000.00
3. Consider and act on recommendation to authorize the President to execute the 2-year
4. Consider contract with Acadian Fleet Management in exchange for upgraded GPS devises at no cost to the Jury
5. Consider and act on recommendation to authorize the President to execute the contract with FISERV for a credit card system to be covered by the CARES Act
6. Consider and act on recommendation to authorize the DRA Federal Assistance grant application for road maintenance on Gansville Road
7. Consider and act on recommendation to authorize the LCDBG grant application for courthouse HVAC units
8. Consider and act on the recommendation to decline the offer to purchase the land adjacent
to the Blake Building
Approve Management Reports for month of February:
1.Road Superintendent Report – Mr. Jody Stuckey (Accept the February 2021 Emergency/Off-Schedule Report)
2.Solid Waste Superintendent Report – Mr. Robin Sessions
3. Office of Emergency Preparedness Report (Declaration of winter storm event)
4. Financial Report – Ms. Gina Thomas (report includes budget to actual comparisons for all funds)
Other Business:
February 2021 Engineering Report – Mr. Paul Riley
Consider and act on authorizing advertisement for bids for oversized gravel material
Consider and accept the price for recycled bins
Consider and act on a resolution of support for the Village of Hodge watershed initiative project
Consider and act on Parish Board appointments
Consider and act on virtual meeting options
Consider and act on determination of nuisance violation abatement
Announcements & Notifications (Discuss parish cleanup event: Mr. John McCarty)
Juror Comments
Adjourn

TOWN OF JONESBORO BOARD OF ALDERMEN MEETING AGENDA

Call to Order
Roll Call
Invocation
Pledge of Allegiance
Public Comments
Mayor’s Update
Discuss Ordinance 2021-001 -(Surplus Property bid)
Consider Jonesboro Police Dept. new hire – Sketea Walker
Department Head Reports (Fire, Police, Public Works)
Approval of February bills
Approval of February financials
Approval of February 9th minutes
Consider Resolution 2021-006 (LCDBG)
Consider 2019-20 Audit engagement authorization
Mayors’ Comments
Adjourn

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