MINUTES - ORGANIZATIONAL MTG -
MORRIS CITY COUNCIL - JANUARY 3, 2017
regular meeting of the Morris City Council was called to order at 5:15 p.m.
this 3rd day of January, 2017, by Mayor Giese in the Council
Chambers of the Morris Senior Citizens/Community Center.
The Pledge of Allegiance was recited.
AND APPROVAL OF MINUTES: 12/27/16 Regular Meeting Minutes: Council member
Wohlers moved, seconded by Council member Solvie, to approve the 12/27/16
regular meeting minutes. Motion carried.
Condensed Version Minutes: Mayor Giese moved, seconded by Council member Wohlers, to
approve the 12/27/16 condensed version minutes. Motion carried.
Attorney Jordan administered the oath of office to Council members Wohlers and
call was taken with the following members present: Council member
Wohlers, Solvie, Gullickson and Mayor Giese. Council member Miller was
absent. Also present was City Manager Hill, Finance Director Raasch,
Police Chief Tiegs and City Attorney Jordan.
of Mayor Pro Tem: Council member Wohlers moved, seconded by Solvie,
to continue with Council member Miller as Mayor Pro Tem for 2017. Motion
of Official Newspaper:
Mayor Giese moved, seconded by Council member Wohlers, to designate the Morris
Sun Tribune as the official newspaper of the Morris City Council. Motion
RESOLUTIONS: Resolution Adopting
Standing Rules: Council member Solvie moved, seconded by Gullickson,
to adopt Resolution #3448-1-17, Resolution Adopting Standing Rules. Upon
a roll call vote taken and all present voting in favor, motion carried.
member Miller arrived at 5:25 p.m.
Authorizing Finance Director to Designate Depositories: Council member Solvie
moved, seconded by Wohlers, to adopt Resolution #3449-1-17, Resolution
Authorizing Finance Director to Designate Depositories. Upon a roll call
vote taken and all present voting in favor, motion carried.
APPOINTMENTS TO BOARDS AND COMMISSIONS: Mayor Giese made appointments to the various boards
and commissions as listed. Motion carried.
Mayor Giese moved, seconded by Council member Miller, to appoint the ex-officios
as follows: Miller - Park Board/WCI; Solvie - RFC/Community Ed Board;
Giese - SCEIC; Gullickson - Airport Advisory Board/Planning Commission; Wohlers
- Tourism Board/Chamber of Commerce. Motion carried.
ADJOURNMENT: There being no further
business, Mayor Giese adjourned the meeting at 5:30 p.m.