City Council Meeting Minutes

Monday, January 6,2020
Minutes



ST. GEORGE CITY COUNCIL MINUTES

REGULAR MEETING

JANUARY 6, 2020, 12:00 P.M.

CITY COUNCIL CHAMBERS

 

PRESENT:                                        

            Mayor Jon Pike

            Councilmember Jimmie Hughes 

            Councilmember Michele Randall

            Councilmember Bryan Smethurst

            City Manager Adam Lenhard

            City Attorney Shawn Guzman

            City Recorder Christina Fernandez

 

ALSO PRESENT:

            Ed Baca

            Gregg McArthur

            Dannielle Larkin

 

OPENING:

Mayor Pike called the meeting to order and welcomed all in attendance.  The invocation was offered by Pastor Jimi Kestin and the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag was led by City Manager Adam Lenhard.

 

Mayor Pike recognized outgoing Councilmember Ed Baca after which he mentioned that outgoing Councilmember Bette Arial could not make today’s meeting.  He thanked Mr. Baca for his continued service.

 

Mr. Baca thanked all those in attendance as well as his wife, Karen, for allowing him to attend City Council meetings all of these years.

 

SWEARING IN OF ELECTED OFFICIALS:

          Jimmie Hughes, Gregg McArthur, and Dannielle Larkin were sworn in by City Recorder Christina Fernandez. 

 

Mayor Pike read a quote from Henry Ford, which said “Individualism is what makes cooperation worth living.”  Each Councilmember brings unique gifts and talents, which is wonderful.  Occasionally, there will be a difference of opinion, which is okay.  He mentioned events that will take place this week.

 

Councilmember Hughes, Randall and Smethurst took turns welcoming the new Councilmembers.

 

ADJOURN:

MOTION:      A motion was made by Councilmember Randall to adjourn.

SECOND:      The motion was seconded by Councilmember Hughes.

VOTE:           Mayor Pike called for a vote, as follows:

 

Councilmember Hughes – aye

Councilmember Randall – aye

Councilmember Smethurst – aye

Councilmember McArthur – aye

Councilmember Larkin – aye

 

The vote was unanimous and the motion carried.

         

 

                                     

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Christina Fernandez, City Recorder