The City of Tupelo is pleased to support the “Tupelo Night Out” event by providing ice cream for your neighborhood which will be delivered by the Tupelo Police Department and Tupelo Fire Department.
Your City Council Representative and City Officials will make plans to visit your neighborhood between 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Please contact your local Neighborhood Association for locations. Join the fun! Get to know your neighbors!
FOLLOWING IS LIST OF SCHEDULED FY 2015 BUDGET PREPARATION
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 6, 2014 4:00 – 6:00 P.M.
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 13, 2014 1:00 – 6:00 P.M.
THURSDAY, AUGUST 14, 2014 1:00 – 6:00 P.M.
ALL MEETINGS ARE SCHEDULED TO BE HELD IN COUNCIL CHAMBERS, 2ND FLOOR, CITY HALL BUILDING, 71 EAST TROY STREET.
THE AGENDA REVIEW FOR THE CITY COUNCIL MEETING OF TUESDAY, AUGUST 5, 2014, IS SCHEDULED FOR MONDAY, AUGUST 4, 2014, IN COUNCIL CHAMBERS, 2ND FLOOR, CITY HALL BUILDING, 71 EAST TROY STREET:
TIME: 4:00 P.M.
A WORK SESSION MAY FOLLOW FOR ANY ITEMS THE COUNCIL MAY WISH TO DISCUSS.
Effective August 1, 2014, Councilman Jim Newell of Ward 3 in the City of Tupelo announced his resignation from the Tupelo City Council. Mr. Newell and his wife are relocating and will no longer reside within Ward 3.
Pursuant to Mississippi Code 21-3-11, any person elected to represent a particular ward is required to vacate his or her seat should he or she remove their residence from that ward.
“It is with a heavy heart that I accept Mr. Newell’s resignation. In addition to endorsing me on my campaign for mayor, he has been a strong ally and a trusted advisor,” said Mayor Jason Shelton. “I have the utmost respect for Mr. Newell and he will be greatly missed on the Council.”
Council President Mike Bryan said, “I have enjoyed working with Mr. Newell over the past five years. I wish him and Annis all the best.”
Pursuant to Mississippi law, a special election will be held.
“Mr. Newell is a friend and a great public servant,” said Mayor Shelton, “I wish him all the best in his future endeavors.”
A WORK SESSION IS SCHEDULED FOR TUESDAY, JULY 29, 2014, IN COUNCIL CHAMBERS, 2ND FLOOR, CITY HALL BUILDING, 71 EAST TROY STREET.
TIME: 4:00 P.M.
ITEMS TO BE DISCUSSED:
- A. REPORT FROM OVERLAY COMMUNITY
- B. SMOKING BAN ORDINANCE
- C. RECOMMENDATIONS FROM LICENSE COMMISSION FOR
NEW CODE ADOPTION
- D. ORDINANCE ESTABLISHING POLICY FOR REGULATION.
LOCATION AND PERMITTING OF MUNICIPAL
RIGHT-OF-WAY USAGE BY PUBLIC UTILITIES
PLEASE MAKE PLANS TO ATTEND IF AT ALL POSSIBLE.