Norris City Council

Special Called Meeting Minutes

Monday, December 19th, 2016

 

 

BE IT REMEMBERED THAT THE CITY OF NORRIS CITY COUNCIL MET IN SPECIAL CALLED SESSION ON MONDAY, DECEMBER 19TH, 2016, AT 7:00 P.M. WITH THE FOLLOWING COUNCIL MEMBERS PRESENT:  JACK BLACK, BILL GRIEVE, YORK HAVERKAMP,  CHRIS MITCHELL, AND LORETTA PAINTER.   

 

The meeting was called to order by Mayor Mitchell. 

APPOINTMENT OF CITY MANAGER PRO TEMPORE

Mayor Mitchell stated this was a Special Called Meeting of the Norris City Council and the only item on the agenda was the appointment of a City Manager Pro Tempore.    Mayor Mitchell stated because this is a Special Called Meeting the agenda item is the only item that can be discussed and voted on.  He stated the next regular meeting of the Norris City Council will be January 9th, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.  Mayor Mitchell nominated Joe Deatherage as the City Manager Pro Tempore.  Mayor Mitchell noted he will fill the position until a City Manager is hired.   Motion was seconded by Council Member Grieve.  Council Member Black made a motion to delay the appointment of a City Manager Pro Tempore and schedule as soon as possible a retreat and invite Tim Hester to the retreat and see if there is a workable solution.  Council Member Black stated he did not know if Mr. Hester would attend or not.   Motion failed for a lack of second.  Council Member Painter said we need to move forward.  Mayor Mitchell noted that Mr. Deatherage is currently serving on the Board of Zoning Appeals and if appointed to the City Manager Pro Tempore he would have to take a leave from the BZA Board.   City Mayor Mitchell asked Mr. Deatherage if he would like to speak.  Mr. Deatherage stated he wanted to help the City of Norris and did not want any pay.  Mayor Mitchell stated in order to be covered under the City’s insurance, Mr. Deatherage would have to be paid minimum wage.   Motion to appoint Joe Deatherage as City Pro Tempore was approved by voice vote.

Motion was made by Vice Mayor Haverkamp to adjourn.  Motion was seconded by Council Member Painter.   Motion carried by voice vote at 7:45 p.m.

 

 

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Joe Deatherage, City Manager Pro Tempore                            Janet Parks, City Recorder

 

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