imagesODESSA, Mo – The Odessa Board of Aldermen meet Monday, August 24, 2015.

A public hearing on the subject of the tax levy for the new fiscal year will begin the meeting.  Later, in a section of new business, the board will flesh out the new tax rates and also discuss the distribution of revenue to general and park funds.

The Economic Development Council, which draws its members from other organizations such as the Odessa Chamber of Commerce and Downtown Odessa, will promote their Shop Odessa Campaign with a presentation to the City Board.

The Council is also expected to hear requests from Odessa High School regarding the Homecoming Parade, and to waive connection fees and permit fees for Habitat for Humanity.

The Board will adjourn to a closed session at the conclusion of the regular meeting.