Thomasville City Council to hold retreat Feb. 2

Topics include water/sewer rates, Winding Creek golf course and downtown WiFI
Feb. 01, 2013 @ 04:14 PM


Thomasville City Council is holding its annual retreat today (Feb. 2) at the Thomasville City Schools Administration Building, 400 Turner Street.
The meeting starts at 8:30 a.m. with a continental breakfast followed by a financial report from city finance director Tony Jarrett. A 30-minute closed session and a discussion over maintenance at Winding Creek Golf Course will give way to a break from 10:30 to 10:45.
From 10:45 to noon, council members with discuss topics such as what are the necessary steps to replace the police building, water and sewer rate offsets, a method of payment for future infrastructure projects, the costs to increase the city's recycling program and guidelines for the removal of construction materials and bulk trash.
After returning from a 45-minute lunch break, council plans to talk about a citywide cleanup program, the length of terms for volunteer committees, news ideas for providing WiFi service to the uptown area and implementing a permanent audio/video service for Main Street and Salem Street.
The retreat is expected to end at 2 p.m.

Staff Writer Eliot Duke can be reached at 888-3578, or