Vinton, Louisiana

August 9, 2007


The Mayor and Council of the Town of Vinton, Louisiana, met in special session at the regular meeting place of said Mayor and Council, in the Town Hall, Vinton, Louisiana, at 6:30 P.M., on the 9th day of August, 2007, after full compliance with all requirements as to notice and otherwise in respect to convening of said meeting with the following members present:


Kenneth O. Stinson, Mayor

Bliss Bujard, Council Member

Karen Douglass, Council Member

William B.B. Loyd, Council Member

Kevin Merchant, Mayor-Pro-Tem

Edward J. Vice, Council Member



ALSO PRESENT: Thad Minaldi, Town Attorney


Kenneth Stinson, Mayor called the meeting to order and reported that the purpose of the meeting was as follows:


1.     To discuss and/or transact business pertinent to hiring police personnel.


Upon the recommendation of the Chief of Police, it was moved by Council Member Vice that Chad A. Collins and Anastacio M. Perez, be hired as probationary patrolmen and that Charlene M. Kibodeaux be hired as a probationary dispatcher. The motion was seconded by Council Member Merchant and carried.


There being no further business to come before the Governing Authority, it was moved by Council Member Loyd that the meeting be adjourned. The motion was seconded by Council Member Douglass and carried.


Kenneth O. Stinson, Mayor




Mary O. Vice, City Clerk