Thursday, May 19, 2016 | 7:05 PM
The Haleyville City Council met Thursday afternoon with Jonathan Bennett absent.
After approving the minutes of the last meeting on May 2, approval was given to the general operation bills in the amount of $434,472.91.
Resolution 2016-21 was approved authorizing Mayor Sunseri to enter into a contract with RDS, Inc for the collection of all Haleyville sales and use taxes, business licenses, occupational fees and alcohol taxes for the city. This agreement is for 3 years.
The council approved two resolutions establishing 3 year agreements for police officers and firemen which is a way for the city to recoup any money spent on training if the officer or fireman leaves the city's employment before serving 3 years service.
Ralph Trallo was appointed to the Haleyville Water Board.
The City Court date was changed from September 22 to September 29.
Mayor Sunseri announced the hiring 6 lifeguards at the Park and Recreation at 7.25/hour.
The next meeting of the Haleyville City Council will be Monday, June 6, 5:30 p.m. at city hall.