May 18, 2017
The Wellman City Council met in special session in the Council Chambers of the Wellman Municipal Building at 7:00 am. Mayor Ryan Miller presided with City Administrator, City Clerk, and the following Council Members: Robert Goodrich, Fern Bontrager, Robert Freeman, Tracy Owens and via phone Shannon McCain. Agenda was approved upon motion by Goodrich, Seconded by Owens and all aye votes.
Upon motion by Freeman, Seconded by McCain and upon roll call the vote was unanimous ayes, council entered into closed session at 7:01 am per Iowa Code Section 21.5(l)(i) to evaluate the professional competency of an individual whose appointment, hiring, performance, or discharge is being considered when necessary to prevent needless and irreparable injury to that individual’s reputation and that individual request a closed session.
Upon motion by Freeman, Seconded by McCain and all aye votes, council entered into open session at 7:33 am.
Discussion and action on employment status was had. Goodrich made motion for pursuing the option related to employee personnel matter discussed in the closed session; Seconded by Bontrager and upon roll call the vote was 4 ayes, Freeman nay.
With no further business to be discussed Owens moved for adjournment at 7:44 am, Goodrich Seconded and all voted aye. The next regular City Council Meeting will be on Monday, June 5, 2017 at 5:30 pm in the Council Chambers of the Wellman Municipal Building.
Minutes transcribed by the City Clerk subject to Council Approval.