City Coucil to honor local volunteer

Portales City Councilors are to honor local volunteer Frankye King and vote on an agreement with Eastern New Mexico University for mutual aid protection at their meeting at 6 p.m. today in the Memorial Building.

A ceremony recognizing King as recipient of the city’s Excellence in Citizenship award begins the evening, and the business meeting follows at 7 p.m.

The agenda also includes votes on a tower lease agreement with ENMU, authorization for the mayor to execute a contract for Community Services Center renovations and an approval of a lease contract for a telephone system.