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File #: RS-22-062    Version: 1 Name: Elect Mayor Protem
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 4/19/2022 In control: City Council
On agenda: 5/23/2022 Final action: 5/23/2022
Title: Consider a memorandum/resolution electing a Mayor Protem.
Sponsors: City Council

Title

 

Consider a memorandum/resolution electing a Mayor Protem.

 

Summary

 

DATE:                     May 17, 2022                     

 

TO:                     Kent Cagle, City Manager                     

 

FROM:                     Traci Briggs, City Attorney                     

 

SUBJECT:                     Elect Mayor Protem                     

 

BACKGROUND AND FINDINGS:

 

The City Charter provides for the position of mayor protem.  The mayor protem acts as the mayor during the absence or disability of the mayor, and, if a vacancy shall occur, becomes the mayor until the next regular general election.  The Charter provides for the City Council to “elect a mayor protem from their number…”  Historically, the City Council has elected the mayor protem after each general election.

 

THE ALTERNATIVES CONSIDERED:

 

Elect a mayor protem this day or elect a mayor protem at a future date.

 

Which alternative is recommended? Why?

 

Elect a mayor protem this day.

 

CONFORMITY TO CITY POLICY:

 

Election of a mayor protem is in compliance with the City Charter.

 

FINANCIAL IMPACT:

 

What is the amount of the expenditure in the current fiscal year? For future years?

 

N/A

 

Is this a one-time or recurring expenditure?

 

N/A

 

Is this expenditure budgeted?

 

N/A

 

If not, where will the money come from?

 

N/A

 

Is there a sufficient amount in the budgeted line-item for this expenditure?

 

N/A

 

RECOMMENDATION:

 

That ___________________________ is hereby elected to serve as Mayor Protem for the City of Killeen.

 

DEPARTMENTAL CLEARANCES:

 

N/A

 

ATTACHED SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS:

 

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