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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 Citizens/Community Center.

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE:  The Pledge of Allegiance was recited.

READING AND APPROVAL OF MINUTES12/23/14 Regular Meeting Minutes:  Council member Storck moved, seconded by Council member Miller, to approve the 12/23/14 regular meeting minutes.  Motion carried.

12/23/14 Condensed 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 Solvie.

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 ACTSElection 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.

RESOLUTIONSResolution 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.

Resolution Authorizing 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 listed. 

APPOINTMENT OF 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.

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