The Hugoton City Council met October 10, 2017 for their regular monthly meeting at the council meeting room. Attending the meeting were Councilmen Dean Banker, Shannon Crawford, Dan Corpening, Jason Teeter and Frankie Thomas. Others present were City Inspector Josh Grubbs, Chief of Police Courtney Leslie, Outside Utilities Supervisor Paul Nordyke, Electric and Park Systems Supervisor Gary Rowden, City Attorney Wayne R. Tate, Dennis and Teresa Austin, Assistant City Clerk Carrie Baeza, Jacque Teeter, Retha Francis, Steve Morris and Hugoton Hermes reporter Ruthie Winget. Mayor Jack Rowden and City Clerk Thomas G. Hicks were absent.
President of the Council Shannon Crawford presided. The council approved the minutes of September 11, 2017.
Each member of the council was provided a copy of Municipal Judge Paula Sosa’s report for September, showing $2,284.42 remitted to the city. The council voted to accept the report.
City Inspector Josh Grubbs presented his monthly activities report, stating a lot of weed violations have been corrected.