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File #: RES 17-1936    Version: 1
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
In control: City Council
Final action: 12/6/2017
Title: Amending the 2017 budget to establish a transition team budget for Mayor-elect Carter. 
Sponsors: Russ Stark
Attachments: 1. RES 17-1936 Transition Team Budget Financial Attachment

Title

Amending the 2017 budget to establish a transition team budget for Mayor-elect Carter. 

 

Body

WHEREAS, the results of the general election on November 7, 2017, dictate a transition from Mayor Coleman’s administration to Mayor-elect Carter's administration effective in January of 2018; and

 

WHEREAS, the Council finds a public purpose in an effective and thorough transition by providing the Mayor-elect sufficient access to information and resources of the City to make decisions on issues, personnel, and other matters relating to his executive duties prior to the date he officially assumes those duties; and

 

WHEREAS, as part of the transition, Mayor-elect Carter will seek input from members of the public who will serve on hiring committees; and

 

WHEREAS, providing food and beverages during the meetings enables them to take place efficiently and without disrupting work; and

 

WHEREAS, it is projected that there will be savings within the existing 2017 budget; and

 

WHEREAS, the Mayor, pursuant to Charter Section 10.07.4, recommends the transfer of $75,000 of unencumbered appropriations from one department, office or agency to another; now

 

THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the City Council approves the changes to the 2017 Budget as specified in the attached financial analysis.

 

 

Financial Analysis

See Attachment.

 

 

 

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