Agendas & Minutes


April 10, 2007

PAHRUMP TOWN BOARD MEETING
BOB RUUD COMMUNITY CENTER
150 NORTH HIGHWAY 160
TUESDAY – 7:00 P.M.
April 10, 2007

 


Agenda

1.   Call to Order, Pledge of Allegiance, and Welcome.

2.   Discussion and decision regarding agenda items.

3.   Public Comment. Action may not be taken on matters considered during this
      period until specifically included on an agenda as an action item (NRS241.020
      (2) (C) (3).

4.   Advisory Board reports.

5.   Discussion and decision regarding a request for funding from the Nuclear Waste
     and Environment Advisory Board funding for Pahrump Town Clean-Up not to exceed    
     $3,000.00. Town Manager.

6.   Discussion and decision regarding an amendment to the Mapes’ Water Rights  
      Acquisition Agreement to allow accrual of interest on the escrow account to the
      seller. Town Manager.

7.  Discussion and decision regarding creation of a Town of Pahrump Economic
     Development entity and matters properly related thereto. This matter is not ready
     for Town Board consideration at this time and should be deleted from the final
     agenda.

8.  Discussion and decision regarding service agreement with Management
     Assistance Partnership (MAP) for update and printing of Pahrump Community Profile
     Directory. This matter is not ready for Town Board consideration at this time
     and should be deleted from the final agenda.

9.  Town Manager’s report.

10.  Future meetings/workshops; date, time and location.

11. Consent Agenda Items

1.    Action - approval of Town vouchers.
2.    Action - approval of Town Board meeting minutes of March 13, 2007.
3.    Action - approval of Town Board meeting minutes of March 27, 2007.

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4.    Action - approval of Ambulance Revenue Report and writes-offs for February through March 2007.
5.    Action - approval of  72 Hour Liquor Permit for Charros De Las Vegas on April 21st and 22nd; and Terrible’s Lakeside on April 27th – 29th.

11. Adjournment

A quorum of Nye County Commissioners may be present at any Town Board meeting but they will not take any formal action.

Any member of the public who is disabled and requires accommodations or assistance at this meeting is requested to notify the Pahrump Town Office in writing, or call 775-727-5107 prior to the meeting.  Assisted listening devices are available at Town Board meetings upon request.

POSTED IN THE PAHRUMP TOWN OFFICE, COMMUNITY CENTER, COUNTY COMPLEX, FLOYD’S ACE HARDWARE AND CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

 


Minutes

 PAHRUMP TOWN BOARD MEETING
BOB RUUD COMMUNITY CENTER
April 10, 2007




MINUTES





    Present                              Absent
    Laurayne Murray                      Nicole Shupp
    John McDonald
    Don Rust
    Dan Sprouse



Call to Order, Pledge of Allegiance, and Welcome.

Chairperson Murray called the meeting to order at 7:00 p.m.

Discussion and decision regarding agenda items.

Member McDonald indicated items #7 and #8 should be deleted from the agenda.  Chairperson Murray stated her preference was that the items remain on the agenda for a status update.  The Town Board agreed an update would be useful.

Public Comment. Action may not be taken on matters considered during this
period until specifically included on an agenda as an action item (NRS241.020
(2) (C) (3).

Charlie Anzalone stated his dissatisfaction with the appearance of the tourist kiosk.

Jim Petell stated there was an abandoned vehicle in the Burger King parking lot for approximately six months.  He stated he contacted code enforcement and the sheriff’s department for removal of the vehicle with no resolve.  He added he took action by contacting Auto World who provided complimentary towing.  

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Advisory Board reports.

Jim Petell stated the Public Lands Advisory Board was waiting for action from Board Member Shupp regarding the disposable land at Roadrunner Road.  He stated he had received no contact from the County Commissioners regarding the shooting range on Bell Vista but would continue to pursue a response.

Member Sprouse asked what action items Mr. Petell was waiting on regarding Member Shupp.  Mr. Petell stated this was regarding the disposable land of 1900 acres north of Roadrunner which the Town was to incorporate into the Nye County Lands Act, the Bell Vista shooting range, and other miscellaneous items.

Chairperson Murray stated the Tourism Advisory Board continues to work on the banner project and met with a vendor interested in hosting an outdoor movie/show.  She stated the Tourism board was in phase one of renovating the tourist information kiosk including a mural donation by the Pahrump Arts Council.

Discussion and decision regarding a request for funding from the Nuclear Waste
and Environment Advisory Board funding for Pahrump Town Clean-Up not to exceed $3,000.00.

John Pawlak, Nuclear Waste and Environmental Advisory Board Secretary, stated it was the 5th year for this annual event.  He stated the clean up was in conjunction with the Earth Day event at Honeysuckle Park and the money would be used for advertising.  He added any unused money would be returned to the Town of Pahrump.

Member Sprouse motioned to grant the request for a check not to exceed $3000. from the State Room Tax fund for the Pahrump town clean-up.

Member McDonald seconded.

Charlie Anzalone stated the Board should consider establishing a fine for littering.

Jim Petell stated a fine for littering should be established and enforced.

Motion carried 4/0.

Discussion and decision regarding an amendment to the Mapes’ Water Rights  
Acquisition Agreement to allow accrual of interest on the escrow account to the
seller.
    
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The Town Manager stated this was a need for an amendment allowing accrual of interest on the escrow account to the seller.
Member McDonald stated he would like the amendment to include that if the sale failed the interest money would be returned to the Town.

Member McDonald motioned to accept the amendment agreement with the provision that payment of interest would be made to the Mapes only if the sale was concluded otherwise the money was to be returned to the Town.

Member Sprouse seconded.

Motion carried 4/0.

Discussion and decision regarding creation of a Town of Pahrump Economic
Development entity and matters properly related thereto.
    
Chairperson Murray stated a legal opinion regarding creation of a Town of Pahrump Economic Development entity was requested and asked the Town Manager to provide a copy to all Board members.  She stated a memorandum of agreement was scheduled to be on the Board of County Commissioners agenda on April 17, 2007.  

Discussion and decision regarding service agreement with Management
Assistance Partnership (MAP) for update and printing of Pahrump Community Profile Directory.

Chairperson Murray stated the work was not completed on this agenda item.  She stated Mr. Balloqui was working with others on a variety of alternatives.

Town Manager’s report.

    The Town Manager delivered his report.
    
Member McDonald stated he attended a meeting of the Board of County Commissioners and was informed by an employee of CEO that a phase one survey did not involve the physical property but, was a title search.

Member Sprouse suggested the Hafen water tower for the Tourism banner project and Chairperson Murray stated that was being pursued.

Chairperson Murray stated on Wednesday, April 11, at 4:00 p.m. the Regional Planning Commission would meet to discuss the zoning ordinance which would address community facilities.
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Future meetings/workshops; date, time and location.

The Town Board agreed a workshop was needed for the goals, objectives, budget, and a plan toward incorporation, and review of all current contracts in which the Town was involved.

The Town Manager agreed to provide copies of all current contracts to the Town Board members.

Chairperson Murray scheduled the meeting for April 28, 2007 at 9:00 a.m., in the Town Annex.  
    
Consent Agenda Items

1.    Action - approval of Town vouchers.
2.    Action - approval of Town Board meeting minutes of March 13, 2007.
3.    Action - approval of Town Board meeting minutes of March 27, 2007.
4.    Action - approval of Ambulance Revenue Report and writes-offs for February through March 2007.
5.    Action - approval of  72 Hour Liquor Permit for Charros De Las Vegas on April 21st and 22nd; and Terrible’s Lakeside on April 27th – 29th.


Member Rust motioned to approve Consent Agenda Items 1 – 5.

Member McDonald seconded.

Motion carried 4/0.

Adjournment

    The meeting was adjourned at 7:53 p.m.

    Respectfully submitted,





    Don Rust
    Town Clerk

CC:    Town Board
Pahrump Town Board Meeting        
April 10, 2007

    Nye County Treasurer
    Nye County Commissioners
    Nye County Planning
    Nye County Clerk
    Dan McArthur

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Backup

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