MINUTES – ORGANIZATIONAL MTG – MORRIS CITY
COUNCIL – JANUARY 6, 2015
The regular meeting of the
Morris City Council was called to order at 5:27 p.m. this 6th day of
January, 2015, by Mayor Giese in the Council Chambers of the Morris Senior
PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE: The Pledge of Allegiance was recited.
READING AND APPROVAL OF
MINUTES: 12/23/14 Regular
Meeting Minutes: Council member Storck moved, seconded by Council
member Miller, to approve the 12/23/14 regular meeting minutes. Motion
Version Minutes: Council
member Solvie moved, seconded by Wohlers, to approve the 12/23/14 condensed
version minutes. Motion carried.
OATH OF OFFICE: City Attorney Jordan administered the oath
of office to Mayor Sheldon Giese and Council members Jeff Miller and Brian
ROLL CALL: Roll call was taken with the following
members present: Council member Wohlers, Solvie, Miller, Storck and Mayor
Giese. Also present was City Manager Hill, Finance Director Raasch,
Police Chief Tiegs and City Attorney Jordan.
OFFICIAL ACTS: Election of Mayor Pro Tem:
Council member Storck moved, seconded by Wohlers, to continue with Miller as
Mayor Pro Tem for 2015. Motion carried.
Designation of Official
Newspaper: Mayor Giese
moved, seconded by Council member Storck, to designate the Morris Sun Tribune
as the official newspaper of the Morris City Council. Motion carried.
RESOLUTIONS: Resolution Adopting Standing Rules:
Council member Wohlers moved, seconded by Solvie, to adopt Resolution
#3282-1-15, Resolution Adopting Standing Rules. Upon a roll call vote
taken and all present voting in favor, motion carried.
Finance Director to Designate Depositories: Council member Solvie moved, seconded by Miller, to adopt
Resolution #3283-1-15, Resolution Authorizing Finance Director to Designate
Depositories. Upon a roll call vote taken and all present voting in
favor, motion carried.
MAYORAL APPOINTMENTS TO
BOARDS AND COMMISSIONS:
Mayor Giese appointed the members to the various boards and commissions as
EX-OFFICIOS: Mayor Giese
appointed the ex-officios as listed. The council members agreed they
would like to remain on the same boards/commissions.
ADJOURNMENT: There being no further business, Mayor
Giese adjourned the meeting at 5:36 p.m.