"SAVE SEMMES" website was last updated back in April of
This was after the incorporation of the City of
From that point on, most of the information regarding Semmes
was updated on the City's website.
(July 2016) feel the need to go back to our roots
- where we originally started -
before "incorporation" became the topic of
before "The City of Semmes" came into existence.
COUNCIL MEETING VIDEO - September 27th, 2016
1/2 of the City's new incoming Council Members With
Plans to SHUT OUR CITY DOWN for 1 Month
by NOT Approving Funding to Pay the Employees or the Bills
INCOMPETENCE or MALFEASANCE?
David Baker - Mayor (Current Council Member)
Charles Watts - Place #1 (Council Member - Elect)
Howard Smith - Place #2 (Current Council Member)
Lawrence Webb - Place #3 (Current Council Member)
Terry Platt - Place #4 (Council Member - Elect)
Jerry Shirey - Place #5 (Current Council Member)
That is a very easy question to answer --
wanted to "SAVE SEMMES" from becoming a part of
the City of Mobile
wanted a voice in our future. Semmes has its own
unique and individual character and charm. We didn't
want to lose that.
is our home - our families, our neighbors and our friends
live here. Our children go to school here. We go
to church here.
of the most important reasons we did not want to become Mobile
is we didn't want the "politicians" making decisions
for us. We didn't like "politicians" because we
were just regular people. We didn't want a government
breathing down our back making laws regarding every facet of our
lives. We wanted "limited" government and
wanted a local government that was ran in a clean and ethical
We wanted an efficient government - not one full of
We didn't want a local government that would spend every dime
that was brought in or one that would mortgage us into debt.
We wanted a conservative, accountable government.
We wanted the local representatives of our City to truly love
we had our dream for a short five years.
- we have 5 Council Members 'elect' and a Mayor 'elect'
coming into office - the result of a smear campaign.
And these guys call themselves Christians? Really?
s in action. It's
popcorn time :-)