(A resolution providing for a contingency transfer for unanticipated overtime 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, overtime costs in the fire department due to multiple long term leaves were not anticipated; and
WHEREAS, normal personnel services and overtime expenses for the month of June are anticipated; and
WHEREAS, this contingency transfer does not exceed 15 percent of the total appropriations in the General Fund; and
WHEREAS, a transfer and re-appropriation of $25,000 from contingency to the Fire Department, Personal Services, Salaries and Wages line item in the General Fund is necessary; and
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the Hood River City Council that:
The transfer and re-appropriation of $25,000 from contingency to the Fire Department, Personal Services, Salaries and Wages in the General Fund is approved.
Approved by the Hood River City Council this 27th day of May, 2014, to take effect immediately.
Arthur Babitz, Mayor
Jennifer Gray, City Recorder