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HomeMy WebLinkAboutRES 910092 - Tavel Policy Coninued EduA RESOLUTION ADOPTING TRAVEL POLICIES FOR CONTINUING EDUCATION FOR THE MAYOR AND MEMBERS OF THE CITY COUNCIL WHEREAS, continuing education is encouraged for the Mayor and City Council Members; and WHEREAS, training is expected to focus upon State/National issues, policy and governance; and WHEREAS, discussion of the sessions and potential local application is vital, it is important that participation in training is done in teams of two or more. NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the City Council of the City of Georgetown, Texas, that: SECTION I. Mandatory attendance is expected at the following training sessions: 1. Annual Budget Retreat 2. Council Orientation Session 3. Ethics Seminar SECTION H. Training and conferences for Mayor and Councilmembers which are approved, and optional, without prior Council approval are as follows: 1. Texas Municipal League Annual Conference 2. Association of Mayors, Councilmembers and Commissioners Annual Conference 3. Texas Municipal League Bi -annual Legislative Conference 4. Specialized training provided by Texas Municipal League 5. Specialized training provided by the Texas Foundation for the Improvement of Local Government 6. Regional Texas Municipal League Meetings (quarterly) 7. Capital Area Planning Council Meetings 8. Association of Wholesale Customers Membership Meetings 9. Disaster Preparedness Seminar at the National Emergency Training Center SECTION 111. Those conferences which are encouraged, but require prior Council discussion and approval: Travel Policy Resolution No. 910092 Page 1 of 2 Pages 1. Texas Public Power Association Annual Conference 2. American Planning Association Chapter Conference (in State) J. National League of Cities Annual Conference (preference to those held in Texas) 4. Texas Public Power Specialized Training 5. Workshops based upon State/Federal regulations, when focuesed upon role of Council. SECTION IV. All other conferences and training sessions require Council approval prior to registration. SECTION V. Nothing in this policy should be construed to prevent Council Members from attending conferences/´┐Ż´┐Żorkshops' at their own expense without prior Council approval. RESOLVED this the 26th day of February, 1991. Attest: Sandra D. Lee, Deputy City `Secretary Approved as to form: a Marianne Landers Banks, City Attorney Travel Policy Resolution No. 910092 Page 1 of 2 Pages CITY OF GEORGETOWN BY: W. H. Connor, Mayor