Resolution 2014-03

(A resolution providing for a contingency transfer for unanticipated recruitment costs)
 
            WHEREAS, ORS 294.463 allows the City Council to transfer a general contingency appropriation, when all such transfers do not exceed 15 percent of the total appropriations of the fund, when authorized by resolution of the governing body; and
 
            WHEREAS, the General Fund has contingency to cover unforeseen expenditures; and

WHEREAS, it was not anticipated that the City Manager position would become vacant; and
         
WHEREAS, it was not anticipated that it would be necessary to recruit for another City Manager; and

            WHEREAS, costs for interviewing candidates for the City Manager position will be incurred; and

WHEREAS, this contingency transfer does not exceed 15 percent of the total appropriations in the General Fund; and
 
WHEREAS, a transfer and reappropriation of $10,000 from contingency to the Administration Department, Professional Services line item in the General Fund is necessary; and

            NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the Hood River City Council that:
 
The transfer and reappropriation of $10,000 from contingency to the Administration Department:  Professional Services line item in the General Fund is approved.
           
Approved by the Hood River City Council this 10 day of February, 2014, to take effect immediately.
 


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 Arthur Babitz, Mayor

 

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Ross Schultz, Interim City Manager