BAXTER SPRINGS The Baxter Springs City Council approved an addition to the Johnston Public Library Board Tuesday night. Nancy Roberts was named to the library board.

The board council Appropriation Ordinance #3246 Accounts Payable $63,072.35 plus Payroll $44,757.04 for a total of $107,829.39

The city also has a number of sidewalks and ramps that need to be repaired to meet Americans with Disability Act requirements. The sidewalks and ramps at Lincoln School and the library need to be fixed or replaced to meet the requirements Council approved to spend up to $3,500 to fix or replace the sidewalks and ramps in these locations.