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File #: 19-00009    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Legislative Action Item Status: Passed
File created: 12/27/2018 In control: City Council
On agenda: 1/17/2019 Final action: 1/17/2019
Enactment date: Enactment #:
Title: COUNCIL CONSENT FOR MAYORAL APPOINTMENT OF SUSAN WOOLF AS CITY ATTORNEY
Sponsors: Grover C. Robinson, IV
Attachments: 1. City Charter, Article V, Section 5.03, 2. Memorandum from Mayor December 18, 2018, 3. Resume Susan Woolf

LEGISLATIVE ACTION ITEM

 

SPONSOR:                         Grover C. Robinson, IV, Mayor

 

SUBJECT:

 

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COUNCIL CONSENT FOR MAYORAL APPOINTMENT OF SUSAN WOOLF AS CITY ATTORNEY                     

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RECOMMENDATION:

 

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That City Council consent to the appointment of Susan Woolf as City Attorney.

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HEARING REQUIRED:  No Hearing Required

 

SUMMARY:

                                          

Former City Attorney Lysia Bowling resigned her position as City Attorney effective January 11, 2019.  Ms. Bowling has accepted the position of City Contract and Lease Counsel.  The City Charter Article V, Section 5.03 calls for the Mayor to appoint a City Attorney with consent from City Council.  Ms. Woolf has accepted the Mayor’s appointment to serve as City Attorney pending City Council approval January 17, 2019.  Rusty Wells will be acting City Attorney in the interim.

 

PRIOR ACTION:                     

 

March 12, 2015 - City Council consented to the appointment of Ms. Lysia Bowling, as City Attorney unanimously 5-0 with Councilmembers Cannada-Wynn and Bare absent for the vote.

 

FUNDING:                     

 

N/A

 

FINANCIAL IMPACT:

                     

None

 

CITY ATTORNEY REVIEW:    Yes

 1/2/2019

   

STAFF CONTACT:

 

Christopher L. Holley, City Administrator

 

 

ATTACHMENTS:

 

1)                     City Charter, Article V, Section 5.03

2)                     Memorandum from Mayor December 18, 2018

3)                     Resume Susan Woolf

 

PRESENTATION:     No   end