Volga Council

By: KCTN News
Jul 25th, 2020

The Volga City Council held a special meeting on Thursday, July 23, 2020 in the Volga City Opera House, 609 Washington Street, Volga, Iowa. Mayor Carrie Taylor called the meeting to order at 6:00pm. Council members John Friedley, Elaine Follon, Alex Fettkether, and Dennis Christeleit answered Roll Call.

Christeleit motioned to enter into closed session in accordance with State Code of Iowa Section 21.5 for real estate purchase. Friedley seconded. Council member George Duff entered the meeting. A Roll Call vote was taken. Ayes: Friedley Fettkether, Follon, Christeleit, Duff. Nays: none. Motion carried. Council entered into closed session in accordance with State Code of Iowa Section 21.5 for real estate purchase. Motion by Duff. Second by Friedley to exit closed session. A Roll Call vote was taken. Ayes: Friedley Fettkether, Follon, Christeleit, Duff. Nays: none. Motion carried. The closed session ended at 6:21pm.

Motion by Duff to authorize the City Attorney to negotiate the real estate purchase on behalf of the City as discussed in closed session. Second by Friedley. Ayes: Fettkether, Friedley, Duff, Christeleit. Abstain: Follon. Motion carried.

Motion by Follon to dispose of property at 704 Washington Street through sealed bids to be reviewed at the September 14, 2020 council meeting to accept or reject any and all bids received. Second by Fettkether. All voted in favor. Motion carried.

Motion by Freidley. Second by Fettkether. All voted in favor. The meeting was adjourned at 6:25pm.



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