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Monday City Council meeting to address City Manager, Police Chief

PALESTINE, July 14, 2014– Monday morning, on 'Meddling in the Morning' with Bob and Darla on KNET 95.7, Bob and Darla discussed the Palestine City Council meeting agenda. The meeting will take place Monday night, at 5:30 p.m., at the City Council chamber located at 504 N. Queen, in Palestine.

According to the Council agenda Council will;

M. Go into closed session pursuant to Section 551.072 regarding real estate and Section 551.074 regarding personnel matters, Section 551.071 regarding consultation with attorney.

1) Consultation with the City Attorney regarding the appointment of City Manager Wendy Ellis;
2) Discussion regarding the appointment, employment, evaluation, reassignment, duties, discipline, or dismissal of the City Manager;
3) Discussion regarding possible appointment of an interim police chief, possible adoption of procedures for searching for a new police chiel possible use of a search firm to recruit candidates, possible appointment of a search committee, discussion of candidates for the police chief position, discussion of the police chief duties and job description, discussion of the desirable characteristics of a new police chief, possible terms of a contract with a new police chief, or possible appointment ofa new police chiel
4) Discussion of the purchase of real estate by PEDC

N. According to the agenda the Council will reconvene in regular session after the closed session to;

1) Take any action necessary regarding the ratification of the appointment of City Manager Wendy Ellis;
2) Take any action necessary regarding the appointment, employment, evaluation, reassignment, duties, discipline, or dismissal of the City Manager;
3) Take any action necessary regarding the appointment of an interim police chief, possible adoption of procedures for searching for a new police chief, possible use of a search firm to recruit candidates, possible appointment of a search committee, discussion of candidates for the police chief position, discussion of the police chief duties and job description, discussion of the desirable characteristics of a new police chief, possible terms of a contract with a new police chiel or possible appointment of a new police chief;
4) Take any action necessary regarding the purchase of real estate by PEDC

CLICK HERE to see YET article from Friday, July 11, concerning City Council's original vote on contract with City Manager Wendy Ellis, and why the validity is questionable.

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