JULY 29, 2013
The Council of the City of Augusta, Kansas met in a special session on July 29, 2013 with Mayor Kristey Williams presiding for the purpose of receiving an update on the status of the City Manager recruitment process and to consider the appointment of a City Council screening committee to review City Manager resumes. Council present were Matt Childers, Jason Lowery, Michael Wallace, Jamie Crum, Sue Jones, Ron Reavis and Matt Malone. Councilman Mike Rawlings was absent. Also present: Interim City Manager Josh Shaw, and City Clerk Erica Jones. Visitors present were: Kent Bush, Marla Flentje, Kent Overaker, Brian Alfaro, and Anthony Craft.
Marla Flentje with The Austin Peters Group provided an update on the City Manager recruitment process.
Wallace made a motion to appoint S. Jones, Malone, Reavis, and Williams to a subcommittee, and to schedule a meeting of the subcommittee at 7:15 p.m. on August 12, 2013 at City Hall for the purpose of reviewing the application documents for the City Manager position and preparing a recommendation for the governing body on which applicants should be interviewed the first week in September. Lowery seconded the motion. Motion carried without opposition.
Adjourn: Wallace made a motion to adjourn at 7:18 p.m. Reavis seconded the motion. Motion carried with Wallace voting in opposition.