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Section A: General News


Falls City council appoints Albert


Falls City council appoints Albert
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Wilson County News
March 19, 2014
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FALLS CITY -- Corey Albert is the newest member of the Falls City City Council, following his unanimous appointment March 12. He will serve the remainder of former Councilman Clarence Crawford’s unexpired term, which concludes in May 2015.

While all four councilmen voted in favor of Albert’s appointment, he was not administered an oath of office before given a place at the table.

Also during the meeting, the council engaged in a 25-minute discussion with father and son developers Marvin and Justin Wiatrek, related to flood-elevation issues at a residential subdivision that their company is constructing off F.M. 791. Mayor Brent Houdmann said the city needs to consult with the Federal Emergency Management Agency, which would determine the base-flood elevation so the city will not be liable for houses built there.

In other business, the council:

•Tabled discussion of an installation services agreement with Ferguson Waterworks Meter and Automation Group

•Tabled discussion of an amended pipeline agreement with Texas Midstream Logistics Pipeline LP

•Approved participation in the Floresville Electric Light & Power System’s 2014 Summer Youth Program. Funds from the utility, along with matching funds from the city, will benefit the Falls City Youth League’s baseball and softball programs and the Falls City Public Library’s summer-reading program.

Also in attendance: Councilmen Andrew Wiatrek, Jeff Johnson, Steve Swierc, and Gery Jendrusch; City Secretary Lauren Sturm and Public Works Supervisor Jeremy Mandel.
 

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March 21, 2014 6:14pm
 
I knew Corey before he was famous.

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