Brundidge council OKs draft beer legislation

first_img Brundidge council OKs draft beer legislation Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… Skip Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthRemember Them? I’m Sure Their New Net Worth Will Leave You SpeechlessbradofoThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Book Nook to reopen Published 10:11 pm Tuesday, March 4, 2014 Latest Stories Email the author “The City of Brundidge is not being asked to approve or disapprove the resolution, only to say that we are not against it,” Ramage said. “If the bill passes, we will be allowed to make the decision for our community. We would have the option of drafting a referendum for Brundidge to vote on or passing a resolution to permit draft service.”Councilman Steven Coleman made a motion to support the resolution. The motioned was seconded by Councilman Arthur Lee Griffin. Council members Cynthia Pearson and Betty Baxter voted in favor of the resolution, Council Member Margaret Ross did not vote.“I only heard about this today and don’t know enough to vote on it,” Ross said. Sponsored Content Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits “We might involve some of the school children,” he said. “We’ll work on doing something to heighten the awareness child abuse, which continues to be a growing problem.”A PowerPoint presentation reviewed the city’s completed demolition project. The council was able to see the before and after photographs of the 27 abandoned and/or dilapidated structures throughout the city that had been taken down through the demolition project and at not cost to the property owners. The property at each site had been cleaned and cleared as part of the project. By The Penny Hoarder Print Article By Jaine Treadwell You Might Like Job fair: You can do that here Above, Matt Moore and David Anderson of Lockheed Martin Pike County Operations share information on the products assembled at the… read more Camille Downing, director of the Pike Regional Child Advocacy Center, addressed the council and asked for the council’s support of the CAC’s efforts to bring greater awareness to child abuse in Pike County during April, which is Child Abuse Awareness Month.“In the year 2013, the CAC in Troy conducted 175 interviews where there was possible child abuse,” Downing said. “And, those were just the reported incidents. Many incidents of child abuse are not reported because people are afraid to speak up.”
Downing asked the City Council to hold a special day, in April if possible, to bring the issue of child abuse to the forefront in a visible and public way.Troy will host a Child Abuse Awareness Day April 4 and Downing asked if Brundidge could host a similar event.Ramage said Brundidge would participate. The Brundidge City Council worked from a short agenda Tuesday but managed to give its approval to a resolution allowing draft beer sales in Pike County.Brundidge Mayor Jimmy Ramage said the sale of draft beer has to be approved by the state Legislature.The City of Troy and the Pike County Commission are on record as seeking approval of the resolution to allow municipalities to decie to sell draft beer and are seeking countywide support of the resolution. Once that support is in place, state Rep. Alan Boothe and Sen. Bryan Taylor will ask legislators to allow draft been service throughout the county.last_img read more

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