City of Kingsland, Georgia

City Council

Agenda ● May 22, 2017

              Regular Meeting              City Council Chamber              6:00 PM

                            107 South Lee Street - City Hall, Kingsland, GA 31548



Public Hearing - Starts at 6:00PM

1.              Alcohol Ordinance Amendment - Brewpub -

Kingsland is proposing to amend its Alcohol Ordinance to allow Brew Pubs according to Senate Bill 85 recently signed by the Governor.



Call to Order and Welcome Guests



Invocation and Pledge to the Flag

1.              Reverend Al Crumpton, Pastor, King of Peace Episcopal Church and Boy Scout Troop 226 -



Roll Call



              Kenneth E Smith Sr              Mayor

              Charles Grayson Day Jr.              Mayor Pro Tem

              James Ham              City Councilman

              Jim McClain              City Councilman

              Richard A. Winters              City Councilman




Consent Docket

A.              Approve the Council Minutes of the last regular Council Meeting             

1.              City Council - Regular Meeting - May 8, 2017 6:00 PM -

B.              Approve the Agenda as Presented             

C.              Approve the Payments of Accounts Payable as Due and Funds Available             




1.              Fire Department Promotions:  Promoted to Rank of Lieutenant:  Firefighter/EMT Gregory Jackson and Firefighter Charles Roney -

2.              Recognition of:  Georgia Cities Week Sponsors -

3.              Georgia Cities Coloring Contest Winner -

4.              Georgia Cities Week Honoring our Dedicated Board Members -

5.              "Spirit of a Hero" Awards Presentation -



Granting Audience to the Public



Old Business



Planning and Zoning

1.              Deannexation - Britt -

Joseph A Britt, III and Donna Bell Britt own land on Jimmy Lane otherwise described as map and parcel 094 020G consisting of 10 acres and desire to deannex it as City sewer cannot be economically extended to the property.  The County has approved accepting the deannexation.  Staff recommends approval.

2.              Adoption Of:  Ordinance #2017-03, an Ordinance to Deannex Britt Tract by the City of Kingsland -

Staff recommends approval.



New Business

1.              Adoption Of:  Ordinance #2017-04 -

An Ordinance to Amend Ordinance #2003-23, "Licensing the Distribution and Sale of Alcoholic Beverages and Liquors, Malt Beverages and Wines in the City of Kingsland, Georgia."  Staff recommends approval.

2.              Bid Award: Commercial Grade Zero Turn Radius Mower -

Purchase of one (1) commercial grade zero turn radius mower.  Staff recommendation:  1st choice - ExMark Kohler Motor - $8745.52, 2nd choice - Scag Turf Tiger - $9671.20.

3.              Bid Award: Purchase of Copier with Annual Maintenance Agreement for Tourism Department -

IT staff recommends Canon with Southeastern Machines at $4,995 based on prior experience with the brand.

4.              Bid Award: Purchase of Body Armor for Police Department -

Police Department recommends Operator Safety Solutions, LLC at $7,100 based on criteria listed in the attached recommendation letter. Quotes are for 10 vests with 2 internal carriers each, 5 external carriers with MOLLE compatibility and 5 sets of MOLEE compatible accessories.



Mayor and Council Announcement