Watertown City Council Minutes



Regular Meeting Tuesday, January 8, 2013


Pursuant to due call and notice thereof, a regular meeting of the Watertown City Council was called to order at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, January 8, 2013 by Mayor Charlotte Johnson in the Watertown City Hall.

Upon Roll Call the following Council Members were present: Johnson, Stephen Crowder, Adam Pawelk, Steve Washburn and Michael Walters. City Staff present: Luke Fischer and Andrew Budde.

Other visitors and guests were present.

The following motions were approved by the Council:

2. Motion to adopt the agenda. Motion carried 5-0.

3. Motion to adopt the consent agenda. Motion carried 5-0.

5A. Motion to adopt Resolution 2013-01-08-1 recognizing former Council Member Rick Mann for his eight years of service. Motion carried 5-0.

5B. Motion to adopt Resolution 2013-01-08-2 recognizing former Council Member Nicholas Hoese for his two years of service. Motion carried 5-0.

6A. Motion to approve Resolution 2013-01-08-3 relating to the organization of the city. Motion carried 5-0.

6B-1. Motion to approve a 1.7% Cost of Living Adjustment for all full-time city employees retroactive to January 1, 2013. Motion carried 5-0.

6B-2. Motion to create a training program with the remaining 1.3% budgeted for 2013. Motion carried 5-0.

10. Motion to approve the voucher list/claims roster. Motion carried 5-0.

11. Meeting was adjourned at 7:09 p.m.


ATTEST: James A. Bart, Clerk-Treasurer

Charlotte Johnson, Mayor


Note: These minutes are condensed for publication purposes. Discussion detail is contained in the official minutes which may be reviewed in the office of the Clerk- Treasurer during regular business hours.


(Published in Carver County News Jan. 31, 2013)