The council also rejected a bid of $5,000 by Larry White and Linda White for the purchase of trust property at 1008 Commercial, Court costs $0 and land assessed value is $51,500. Address is 1008 Commercial.
The council did approve a bid of $1,405 by Carlos Lozano for the purchase of trust property known as Lots 5 and 6 and the south 10 feet of 4, all in Block 198, Johnson Addition to the Town of Anson, Jones County, Texas at 832 AVE H.. Court costs $1,087 and land assessed value is $13,120.
The city also approved the following City Holidays for 2016: New Year’s Day, January 1; Martin Luther King Day, January 18th; Presidents’ Day, February 15th; Good Friday, March 25th; Memorial Day, May 30th; Independence Day, July 4th; Labor Day, September 5th; Columbus Day, October 10th; Veterans Day, November 11th; Thanksgiving, November 24th and 25th; Christmas, December 23 and 26th.
In his City Manager's report Campbell reported that the meter company is going to start putting in meters this Tuesday. He also reported that the IDC asked council to approve resolution to provide insurance on the Anson Home Health building that was recently purchased by the IDC so they don’t have to change it. Chad wanted to make sure that if it was under their policy they were still going to pay on it.
The next Anson City Council meeting is set for August 24th at 6:00pm.