Archive | September 17, 2012

Board to consider distance in language of beer permit

By Bill Short The Oakland Board of Mayor and Aldermen will consider a proposed ordinance this month that would establish the required distance from residences that beer sales would be permitted. Board members have asked Mayor Scott Ferguson to put the question on the agenda for their Sept. 20 regular monthly meeting. Acknowledging that there […]

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Board rejects proposal to ‘share’ HR manager

By Bill Short The Oakland Board of Mayor and Aldermen has rejected a proposal to “share” a Human Resources manager with one of the other municipalities in Fayette County. At its Aug. 16 regular monthly meeting, the board defeated a motion offered by Alderman Maggie Powers and seconded by Alderman Chuck Wombough. The motion failed […]

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