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HomeMy WebLinkAboutRes 051303-K-1 - Firefighters Civil ServiceRESOLUTION NO. A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF GEORGETOWN, TEXAS, SETTING THE TERMS OF MEMBERSHIP OF THE INITIAL COMMISSIONERS OF THE FIREFIGHTERS' CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION; AND ESTABLISHING AN EFFECTIVE DATE. WHEREAS, on December 10, 2003, the City Council appointed David Ehnebuske, Arturo D. Rodriguez, Jr., and Harry E. Weisner as initial commissioners of the City of Georgetown's Firefighters' Civil Service Commission; and WHEREAS Section 143.006(b) of the Texas Local Government Code states: § 143.006. Implementation: Commission (b) The commission consists of three members appointed by the municipality's chief executive and confirmed by the governing body of the municipality. Members serve staggered three-year terms with the term of one member expiring each year. If a vacancy occurs or if an appointee fails to qualify within 10 days after the date of appointment, the chief executive shall appoint a person to serve for the remainder of the unexpired term in the same manner as the original appointment. WHEREAS, at its first meeting on April 24, 2003, the Commission elected officers and provided information to the City relevant to determining the appropriate length of their terms (e.g. other commitments, career responsibilities, etc) that the City Council desires to accommodate when setting the terms of the Commissioners. NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF GEORGETOWN, TEXAS, THAT. SECTION 1. Findings. The facts and recitations contained in the preamble of this resolution are hereby found and declared to be true and correct, and are incorporated by reference herein and expressly made a part hereof, as if copied verbatim. The City Council hereby finds that this resolution implements the following policies of the Century Plan - Policy Plan Element. 1. Governmental Affairs Policy End 6.0, which states: "A high level of cooperation and involvement exists among Georgetown's citizens and governmental organizations." SECTION 2: Terms of Commissioners. The terms shall be served by the following Commissioners of the City of Georgetown Firefighters Civil Service Commission: Arturo D. Rodriguez, Jr. (Chair) 3 years from date of approval of Resolution No. 121002-AA Harry E. Weisner 2 years from date of approval of Resolution No. 121002-AA David Ehnebuske (Vice Chair) 1 year from date of approval of Resolution No. 121002-AA SECTION 3: This Resolution shall be effective as of the date of approval of Resolution No. 121002-AA. RESOLVED this 13th day of May, 2003. r / D. City Secretary _ _ ----- ---- -- -- — -.__ .------- Civil Service Commission Resolution No. / Page 1 of 1 AP ROVED AS TO FORM: pa&retC7 ccv� Patricia E. Carls City Attorney