Month 1998-11 November
Meeting of 1998-11-4 Special Meeting
SPECIAL CALLED MEETING
LAWTON CITY COUNCIL
NOVEMBER 4, 1998 - 8:30 A.M.
WAYNE GILLEY CITY HALL COUNCIL CHAMBERS
Mayor Cecil E. Powell, Also Present:
Presiding Bill Baker, Acting City Manager
The meeting was called to order at 8:30 a.m. by Mayor Powell. Notice of meeting and
were posted on the City Hall notice board as required by State Law.
PRESENT: G. Wayne Smith, Ward One
Richard Williams, Ward Two
Jeff Sadler, Ward Three
John Purcell, Ward Four
*Robert Shanklin, Ward Five (arrived
at 8:33 a.m.)
Charles Beller, Ward Six
Stanley Haywood, Ward Seven
Randy Warren, Ward Eight
1. Pursuant to Section 307B1, Title 25, Oklahoma Statutes, consider
convening in executive
session to consider the applicants for the position of City Manager, and in open session, take
appropriate action on such appointment, to include action on an employment agreement, and/or
any other action on the appointment of a City Manager. Exhibits: None.
MOVED by Smith, SECOND by Haywood, to convene in executive session as shown on the
agenda. AYE: Warren, Smith, Williams, Sadler, Purcell, Beller, Haywood. NAY: None. OUT:
Shanklin. MOTION CARRIED.
The Mayor and Council convened in executive session at approximatley 8:32 a.m. and
reconvened in open session at approximately 9:25 a.m. with all members present upon roll call.
Vincent reported the Mayor and Council had met in executive session to discuss the
consideration and possible selection of a City Manager. He said based on the conversation in
executive session, he recommended a motion to bring certain candidates back for an additional
MOVED by Smith, SECOND by Purcell, to bring back certain candidates for an additional
interview. AYE: Williams, Sadler, Purcell, Shanklin, Beller, Haywood, Warren, Smith. NAY:
None. MOTION CARRIED.
Mayor Powell asked that a special meeting be scheduled for Tuesday, November 10 at 9
There was no further business and the meeting adjourned at 9:30 a.m. upon motion, second
roll call vote.