COLUMBUS, GEORGIA
Georgia’s first Consolidated Government
Post Office Box 1340
Columbus, Georgia 31902-1340
(706) 653-4013
fax (706) 653-4016

Council Members
R. Gary Allen
Jerry 'Pops' Barnes
Berry 'Skip' Henderson
R. Walker Garrett
Judy W. Thomas
Mike Baker
Glenn Davis
Bruce Huff
Evelyn Turner Pugh
Evelyn 'Mimi' Woodson
Clerk of Council
Tiny B. Washington
COUNCIL OF COLUMBUS, GEORGIA

PROCLAMATION/RESOLUTION SESSION
&
CITY COUNCIL MEETING

DECEMBER 6, 2016
5:30 P.M.

MAYOR TERESA TOMLINSON, PRESIDING

COUNCIL CHAMBERS
SECOND FLOOR OF CITY SERVICES CENTER
3111 CITIZENS WAY


INVOCATION: Rev. Terrence Evans
Greater Ward Chapel AME


PLEDGE: Waddell Elementary School

PRESENTATION: Planning Department Bike Giveaway
- Rick Jones, Planning Department

PROCLAMATIONS

PROCLAMATION: Marvin Broadwater Day
RECEIVING: Marvin Broadwater, GA State Representative Omega Psi Phi
Fraternity, Inc.

PROCLAMATION: GRPA Volunteer Appreciation Day
RECEIVING: Ride on Bikes, Susan Garrett, Gladys Johnson, Ronzell Buckner
and Columbus Sports Council.

PROCLAMATION: A Day to Honor GRPA Awards Recipients
RECEIVING: Chris Bass, Holli Browder, Jared Owens, Columbus Parks and Recreation Department, Columbus Aquatic Center

PROCLAMATION: Muscogee County’s First REACH Scholars Day
RECEIVING: Brinique Wright, Alexansandra Casanova, Johnny Moore, Jr.,
Akeamma Thomas, Katherine Waters, Adam Cobis-Ribeiro,
Dillon Jack, Brianna Owens

PROCLAMATION: Columbus Parks and Recreation
RECEIVING: Tommy Groce and Parks and Recreation members
RESOLUTIONS

RESOLUTION: Commending and congratulating Double Churches Elementary School teacher, Eric Crouch, recipient of a 2016 Milken Educator Award. (Councilor Henderson)


RESOLUTION: Expressing appreciation to Councilor R. Walker Garrett for his meritorious service on the Columbus Ironworks Convention & Trade Center Authority. (Columbus Council)

RESOLUTION: Expressing appreciation to Ms. Deborah Lane for her meritorious
service on the Columbus Ironworks Convention & Trade Center
Authority. (Columbus Council)

RESOLUTION: Expressing appreciation to Mr. Ed James for his meritorious service on the Board of Historic and Architectural Review (BHAR). (Columbus Council)

RESOLUTION: Expressing appreciation to Mr. Karl Douglass for his meritorious
service on the Board of Water Commissioners. (Columbus Council)

RESOLUTION: Expressing appreciation to Mr. Walter J. Lewis, Sr. for his meritorious service on the Community Development Advisory Council. (Columbus Council)

RESOLUTION: Expressing appreciation to Ms. Paige Swift for her meritorious service on the Planning Advisory Commission. (Columbus Council)

RESOLUTION: Expressing appreciation to Mr. Paul Voorhees for his meritorious
service on the Public Safety Advisory Commission. (Columbus
Council)

RESOLUTION: Expressing appreciation to Ms. Glenda Culpepper for her meritorious service on the Tree Board. (Columbus Council)

RESOLUTION: Expressing appreciation to Mr. Judson Richardson for his meritorious service on the Uptown Fašade Board. (Columbus
Council)

MINUTES: Minutes of the November 8, 2016 Council Meeting of the Consolidated Government.