teresa cantrell http://wkms.org en Mayfield City Councilman Intends to Run Against Mayor Cantrell http://wkms.org/post/mayfield-city-councilman-intends-run-against-mayor-cantrell <p>Mayfield city council member Johnny Jackson is running against Mayor Teresa Cantrell this November as a write-in candidate.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 23 Jun 2014 16:20:42 +0000 Rob Canning 41501 at http://wkms.org Mayfield City Councilman Intends to Run Against Mayor Cantrell Mayfield 9-1-1 Calls Going to KSP http://wkms.org/post/mayfield-9-1-1-calls-going-ksp <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span>Mayfield Mayor Teresa Cantrell is set to broker an interlocal agreement between the city and the Kentucky State Police Post 1 to provide 9-1-1 dispatching services.</p><p>The Mayfield City Council recently gave unanimous consent for Cantrell to seek the partnership.</p><p> Mon, 16 Dec 2013 22:21:50 +0000 John Null 37386 at http://wkms.org Mayfield 9-1-1 Calls Going to KSP Delta Regional Authority Hosts Free Medical Clinic For Mayfield Residents http://wkms.org/post/delta-regional-authority-hosts-free-medical-clinic-mayfield-residents <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">More than 100 people received free medical care on the first day of a </span>week-long<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> run for a free clinic in Mayfield.&nbsp; The medical services are part of an Innovative Readiness Program hosted by the Delta Regional Authority&nbsp; in partnership with the Department of Defense. The program provides budding military doctors training in disaster response situations before being deployed to duty.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Mon, 05 Aug 2013 21:07:19 +0000 Rob Canning 33721 at http://wkms.org Delta Regional Authority Hosts Free Medical Clinic For Mayfield Residents Mayfield City Council Passes Public Area Smoking Ban Ordinance http://wkms.org/post/mayfield-city-council-passes-public-area-smoking-ban-ordinance <div><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Mayfield has passed a new city-wide smoking ban in public buildings and restaurants.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The city council approved the ordinance's second reading yesterday 5 to 4. &nbsp;It passed the <a href="http://www.wkms.org/post/mayfield-city-council-passes-smoking-ban-ordinance-first-reading">first reading last month 6-4</a>. The ordinance is modeled after Paducah’s smoking ban.&nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Mayor Teresa Cantrell said the ordinance had been in the works for about 18 months and that it was out of concern for the health of residents as well as employees.</span></p> Tue, 09 Jul 2013 20:28:41 +0000 Rob Canning 32907 at http://wkms.org Mayfield City Council Passes Public Area Smoking Ban Ordinance Mayfield Seeks Funding To Build Farmers' Market Pavillion http://wkms.org/post/mayfield-seeks-funding-build-farmers-market-pavillion <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Mayfield City Officials are seeking grant funding to buy land for a new farmers’ market. &nbsp;Mayor Teresa Cantrell said currently the town's market has no permanent home and sets up on the downtown square on Saturday mornings and a borrowed church parking lot on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons.&nbsp;</span></p><div><div>“We thought that was something communities needed, especially small rural communities like Mayfield," said Cantrell. "We need our farmers’ market and they needed a home to conduct their activities. It needs to be a visible place where they can get drive-by traffic and have regular hours.”</div> Tue, 18 Jun 2013 16:10:25 +0000 Rob Canning 32220 at http://wkms.org Mayfield Seeks Funding To Build Farmers' Market Pavillion Mayfield City Council Passes Smoking Ban Ordinance First Reading http://wkms.org/post/mayfield-city-council-passes-smoking-ban-ordinance-first-reading <p></p><p></p><p>The Mayfield City Council has passed the first reading of a city-wide smoking ban ordinance with a 6-4 vote. Mayor Teresa Cantrell says yesterday’s vote is the first step to ban smoking in public places like restaurants and other businesses.</p><p><em>“We’ve been working on this for a little over a year and we did a community poll and it was overwhelmingly in support,” she says.</em> Tue, 11 Jun 2013 21:09:48 +0000 Whitney Jones 31961 at http://wkms.org Mayfield City Council Passes Smoking Ban Ordinance First Reading Mayor Teresa Cantrell on New Mayfield City Website http://wkms.org/post/mayor-teresa-cantrell-new-mayfield-city-website <p>The Mayfield City website is pretty unique among city sites in our area. Some of the new features include videos of Mayor Teresa Cantrell highlighting the city's strengths, a section for kids, and a calendar of summer festivals. Chad Lampe speaks with Mayor Cantrell about the development of the site and gets an update on Mayfield happenings. <a href="http://www.cityofmayfield.org/">Click here to see the new website</a>.</p><p> Thu, 23 May 2013 20:42:09 +0000 Chad Lampe 31749 at http://wkms.org Mayor Teresa Cantrell on New Mayfield City Website Mayfield Considers Smoking Ban http://wkms.org/post/mayfield-considers-smoking-ban <p></p><p>The City of Mayfield could possibly ban smoking in public. This comes after a statewide ban failed in the Kentucky House.</p><p>Mayor Teresa Cantrell says there’s wide community support for a smoking ban. She says a public survey showed only 2 out of the 70 respondents were against a ban. Cantrell says a smoking ban wouldn’t just benefit a business’s patrons. Mon, 11 Mar 2013 20:21:20 +0000 Whitney Jones 29161 at http://wkms.org Mayfield Considers Smoking Ban Cantrell Elected to KLC Executive Board http://wkms.org/post/cantrell-elected-klc-executive-board <p>The Kentucky League of Cities has elected Mayfield Mayor Teresa Cantrell to the group’s Executive Board. The new position comes after her election to the KLC’s Board of Directors last year. Cantrell will continue to serve in her previous position as well as the new one. She says the top two items on the upcoming KLC agenda are Retirement Reform and City Revenue Issues.</p> Mon, 22 Oct 2012 12:17:55 +0000 Shelly Baskin 23522 at http://wkms.org Cantrell Elected to KLC Executive Board