Brundidge council drafts two sets of lines

first_img Published 6:39 am Wednesday, January 4, 2012 Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson At those times, interested citizens will have an opportunity to review the maps, ask questions and give their input.“Either of the maps will work for us,” Thomas said. “The city’s population is 2,076 so ideally each district would have a population of 415.”Map One as presented has District 1 with a population of 419, District 2, 417; District 3, 408; District 4, 410; and District 5, 422. You Might Like THAAD gets $2B contract A weapon system partially manufactured in Troy is part of an almost $2 billion contract awarded by the U.S. and… read more The council will vote on a map at its Feb. 21 meeting in order to have the map posted and passed for the state by Feb. 28.In other business, the council met on Tuesday and reviewed the city’s financials for the month.Thomas said financially the city is where it should be and where it is budgeted to be.The council also heard an annual report from Police Chief Moses Davenport, who said that domestic violence topped the number of incidents in the city during 2011 at 81. Six hundred and 38 tickets were written by city police officers. The number of gas drive-offs had dwindled to only six.All in all, the chief said Brundidge remains an area of low crime and his officers work diligently to keep the city safe for all its citizens. By Jaine Treadwell Skip Brundidge City Council members and other city officials met with state reapportionment officials in Montgomery Tuesday to redraw district lines for the city.The district lines that had been drawn for submission to the Department of Justice used data that was flawed and, as a result, new lines had to be drawn.Britt Thomas, Brundidge city manager, said two workable maps were the result of the meeting and will be presented to the city’s citizens for their consideration at public hearings at 4 p.m. on Jan. 17 and Feb. 7 at Brundidge City Hall. Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Book Nook to reopen Brundidge council drafts two sets of lines Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Around the WebDoctor: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Health VideosIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthRemember Them? I’m Sure Their New Net Worth Will Leave You SpeechlessbradofoThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel District populations for Map Two are: District 1, 422; District 2, 417; District 3, 408; District 4, 415; and District 5, 414.Thomas said greatest differences between the two maps are in Districts 1 and 5. There is a slight different between the two for District 4 and only minor differences between the maps for Districts 2 and 3.The maps are available for viewing at Brundidge City Hall and will be available on the city’s website at www.brundidge.org.Thomas said citizens are encouraged to come by city hall and review the maps. The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration By The Penny Hoarder Sponsored Content Email the author Print Article Latest Storieslast_img read more