Resolution 2015 - 01
(A resolution appointing a budget officer)
WHEREAS, ORS 294.331 states: “The governing body of each municipal corporation shall, unless otherwise provided by county or city charter, designate one person to serve as budget officer. The budget officer, or the person or department designated by charter and acting as budget officer, shall prepare or supervise the preparation of the budget document. The budget officer shall act under the direction of the executive officer of the municipal corporation, or where no executive officer exists, under the direction of the governing body.”; and
WHEREAS, the City of Hood River’s Charter does not designate a budget officer; and
WHEREAS, the City of Hood River desires to appoint a budget officer in accordance with ORS 294.331; and
WHEREAS, the City of Hood River desires to make this an ongoing appointment;
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the Hood River City Council does appoint the City Manager as the City of Hood River budget officer.
Approved by the Hood River City Council on this 13th day of January, 2015, to take effect immediately.
Paul Blackburn, Mayor
Steve Wheeler, City Manager