CITY MANAGER SELECTION/ANNOUNCEMENT
SEPTEMBER 19, 2013
The Council of the City of Augusta, Kansas met in a special meeting on September 19, 2013, with Mayor Kristey Williams presiding. Council present were Matt Childers, Jason Lowery, Jamie Crum, Michael Wallace, Mike Rawlings, Sue Jones, Ron Reavis and Matt Malone. Also present: Interim City Attorney Cami Baker, Interim City Manager Josh Shaw and City Clerk Erica Jones. Visitors present were: Kent Bush, Rod Davis, Marla Flentje, Ray Jones, Myrna Rogers, and Gary Rogers.
City Manager Employment Contract: S. Jones made a motion to approve an employment contract for City Manager with Gabriel Gonzalez with his starting date to be November 15, 2013. Rawlings seconded the motion. Motion carried without opposition.
Williams stated that Gonzalez said that he is really excited to work with all of us as a team and looks forward to seeing us soon. Williams thanked Marla Flentje for her assistance with this process. She thanked the City employees for maintaining services in the absence of a City Manager, and gave special thanks to Josh Shaw for all of his hard work as the Interim City Manager. Williams stated that the Council worked really well together through this process. She thanked Interim City Attorney Cami Baker for her work on the contract.
Adjourn: At 9:07 p.m. Malone made a motion to adjourn. Lowery seconded the motion. Motion carried without opposition.