A Resolution of the City of Hood River Amending the City Manager
WHEREAS, City Manager Steve Wheeler has notified the City Council of his intention to retire; and
WHEREAS, the effective date of his retirement will be March 1, 2018; and
WHEREAS, both the City Council of the City of Hood River and Steve Wheeler want to ensure a smooth transition to a successor City Manager; and
WHEREAS, Oregon Public Employment Retirement System laws permit City Manager Wheeler to continue working for the City of Hood River for up to 1039 hours post retirement; and
WHEREAS, The City Council and City Manager wish to amend the working relationship to employ the City Manager as a consultant; and
WHEREAS, the terms and conditions of the working relationship to be effective March 1, 2018 are described in the “Amendment to City Managers Employment Agreement” effective March 1, 2018.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the Hood River City Council that:
1. The Amendment to the City Manager Employment Agreement dated March 1, 2018 is approved, and
2. Hood River Mayor Paul Blackburn is authorized to sign the March 1, 2018 Employment Agreement.
Approved by the Hood River City Council the 26th day of February 2018.
Paul Blackburn, Mayor
Jennifer Gray, City Recorder