Flomaton agrees to get info on development

Council agrees to spend about $3,000 to learn about form code

The Flomaton Town Council voted Monday to spend about $3,000 to have a firm come in to discuss developing a Form Based Code instead of zoning to hopefully help the town attract new businesses and grow.

Mayor Dewey Bondurant Jr., told the council he met John Robert Smith with T 4 America while attending a workshop in Atmore, designed to help that city attract new business.

He told the council Monday night that Smith said he could help the town of Flomaton. The one-day visit would cost the town $2,000 plus expenses for Smith to come from Washington, D.C.

Bondurant told the council that in th...