The Lineville Council met Monday, Nov. 20, 2016 with all members present.
On behalf of the Clay County Arts League, Barbara Pollard presented Police Chief Shane Dunnagan with a certificate of appreciation to the Police Department and City Maintenance Staff for all their hard work in this event held in the Lineville Park each year.
Council members approved a one-time salary adjustment for all city employees: $200 for full-time, $100 for full time employed less than one year, $50 for part-time for a grand total of $3,684.00. This one-time adjustment will be made for the first pay period in December.
Council members voted to approve an amendment/addition to personnel policy. In order to get in compliance with federal labor standards. These changes included changing comp time on salaried employees ( Supervisors) from hour to hour, to one and a half times the rate. Another adjustment to this policy was on sick leave; instead of saying member of household, will now read immediate family member, which is spouse, child, parent.
The Christmas holidays will be observed on Friday, December 23 and Monday December 26, 2016. All city offices will be closed on these two days, with the exception of emergency services (police dept).
The Council approved the purchase of a used 2012 Chevy Tahoe Police Cruiser with 80,000 miles for approximately $11,000.00, to add to the fleet.
Reminder: The Christmas Parade will be Tuesday, December 6 at 6:00 PM. The Grand Marshal will be Fred Hunter from Absolutely Alabama.