Click below to listen to KMZU’s Kim Nuelle speak with Mayor Bill Kolas.

HIGGINSVILLE, Mo.  — The Higginsville Board of Aldermen met Monday, July 6, 2015 at City Hall.

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Josh Fisher (Left) receives an award from Mayor Bill Kolas (Right)

Mayor Bill Kolas presented an award to Josh Fisher for working for the City of Higginsville for 15 years.

The bill regarding intergovernmental cooperative agreement for fire protection was unanimously passed. Also Part-time paramedic John Scott, and Part-time EMT’s Chris Gussman and Jerrad Kelly were approved for employment.

The Forth of July celebration held at the Higginsville Fairground park on Sunday evening seemed to have gone very smoothly according to Mayor Bill Kolas and the Higginsville Police Department. They believe more people than ever showed up for the celebration.