The Hesston City Council met Monday, May 13 for a regularly scheduled meeting.
• Pat Moore moved to adopt Ordinance No. 020-2013-149 which designates a portion of the 400 block of south Hess as a no parking zone. Lee Birch seconded. Motion carried 3-0 with Jason Jones abstaining.
• Pat Moore moved to transfer the deed of a strip of city property located along the north edge of the Prairie Lakes Addition to the Mennonite Board of Mission and Charities of Kansas. John Reimer seconded. Motion carried 3-0 with Jason Jones abstaining.
• Matt Schloneger with Hesston Bethel Performing Arts made a presentation to the council regarding the Hesston Bethel Performing Arts Concert Series. He will go before the Hesston Area Economic Development Board to make a formal request for funding.
• It was the consensus of the council to instruct staff to obtain bids for improvements to the 400 block of Weaver Street. The improvements will consist of replacing the pavement and making some repairs to the curb and gutter.
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