MINUTES– MORRIS CITY COUNCIL ORGANIZATIONAL MEETING–JANUARY 4, 2011
The organizational meeting
of the Morris City Council was called to order at 5:15 p.m. this 4th
day of January, 2011, 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
MINUTES: 12/28/10 Regular Meeting Minutes: Council member Miller moved, seconded by
Carrington, to approve the 12/28/10 regular meeting minutes. Motion carried.
Version: Mayor Giese moved, seconded by Council
member Storck, to approve the 12/28/10 condensed version minutes. Motion carried.
OATH OF OFFICE: City
Attorney Glasrud administered the Oath of Office to Mayor Sheldon Giese and Council
member Jeff Miller.
ROLL CALL: Roll
call was taken with the following members present: Council member Carrington, Miller, Storck and
Mayor Giese. Council member Webster
was absent. Also present was City
Manager Hill, Finance Director Krosschell and City Attorney Glasrud.
OFFICIAL ACTS: Election of Mayor Pro Tem: Council member Storck
moved, seconded by Mayor Giese, to appoint Council member Miller as Mayor Pro
Tem for 2011. Motion carried.
Adopting Standing Rules:
Council member Miller moved, seconded by Storck, to adopt Resolution #2970-1-11,
Resolution Adopting the 2011 Morris City Council Standing Rules. Upon a roll call vote taken and all
present voting in favor, motion carried.
Finance Director to Designate Depositories: Council member
Carrington moved, seconded by Storck, to adopt
Resolution #2971-1-11, 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 & COMMISSIONS: Mayor Giese made appointments to the
various boards and commissions as presented in a memo to the council.
EX-OFFICIOS: It was the consensus of the council members to
remain on their various boards and commissions as follows:
– Park Board, Chamber of Commerce
– RFC Board, Community Ed
– Planning Commission, Human Rights Commission
– Airport Advisory Board, Rental Housing Commission
– West Central Initiative, SCEIC, Tourism Board
ADJOURNMENT: There being no further
business, Mayor Giese adjourned the meeting at 5:25 p.m.