CITY OF OVERBROOK
MINUTES SPECIAL COUNCIL MEETING MAY 22, 2007
MEMBERS PRESENT: Larry Coursen, Don Schultz, Dorthy Chikly,
Bob Sisson, Tadd
Goodyear, Mayor Jack Young.
OTHERS PRESENT: Jason Hielscher, Beverly Hix, Joyce Rogers,
Tom & Twila Athon, Scott
and Kelli Davis, Mary DesChamps, Mike & Jenna Blood,
Lori Lee, Ed
Harmison, Everette & Judy Dannar, Michael Coffman, Cheryl
There were several people outside that weren’t able
to be identified by
Mayor Young called the special meeting to order at 7:00
PM at which time roll was called by the clerk. The mayor
then stated that the purpose of the meeting is to decide
whether or not to retain the position of Assistant Chief
of Police in the city.
The mayor then asked City Attorney Michael Coffman if he
wanted to make a statement at this time. Coffman said that
he would take questions, but thought that the status of
the police department employees had been clarified at the
Mayor Young then said that right now the Assistant Chief
of Police is suspended with pay, not from any action taken
by him, but from the council’s not re-appointing him.
The mayor then stated that he’s open for motions or
discussion, and if there’s a motion and second there
will definitely be discussion after that.
After a brief pause, Don Schultz made a motion, seconded
by Dorthy Chikly, to bring Dannar out of suspension and
back to standard and normal service. Motion carried 3-2
with Sisson and Coursen voting against.
The mayor then said that seems to take care of why we’re
here. Coffman told the mayor that he needed to accept the
council’s recommendation. Mayor Young said that he
accepts the recommendation. He then asked for a motion to
Bob Sisson moved to adjourn, with Larry Coursen seconding.
Motion carried; meeting was adjourned at 7:05 PM.
Cheryl L. Brown
APPROVED: June 13, 2007