Community Center grand opening set for Dec. 5

Brandie Richardson @B_Lifestyles

     SORRENTO – Minutes from the Oct. 20 meeting, as well as all bills from the month of October were approved by the council.

     The council voted to approve a  $27,500 quote for limestone parking at the community center.

     A public hearing was held regarding the city's Animal Control Ordinance. The council voted to adopt a new ordinance that mirrors the Ascension Parish Animal Ordinance.

     The council decided to table the discussion regarding delinquent accounts and write offs until the Dec. 1 meeting in order to further review the information that was presented.

     Mayor Mike Lambert gave his report, in which the council discussed the purchase of new tractors and whether they should lease or buy a new one for the city. No decision was made.

     Lambert also announced that the community center will have its grand opening on Dec. 5 for the Senior Citizens Christmas party, which will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The annual tree lighting ceremony will take place at the community center on Dec. 8 from 6 to 8 p .m.