On Wednesday, the Minden City Council met and authorized Mayor Tommy Davis to negotiate a settlement with the Southwestern Electric Power Company (SWEPCO).
The details of any potential settlement were not discussed in the public meeting. Things were discussed in executive session as a result of pending litigation.
Regardless of the lack of details, it is apparent that both parties may be ready to make a deal.
Back in February, the City of Minden filed a complaint (lawsuit) against SWEPCO with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. In the complaint, Minden outlined multiple points of dispute with regard to its current