ORDINANCE NO. CCO-18-01

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF MT. SHASTA ESTABLISHING COMPENSATION FOR MEMBERS OF THE CITY COUNCIL

WHEREAS, Government Code§ 36516 provides that cities with a population up to 30,000 may by ordinance establish compensation for City Council members at $300 per month; and

WHEREAS, the City Council members compensation has not increased since 1996; and

WHEREAS, the City Council members wish to increase Council members compensation, as permitted by law, to alleviate some of the financial concerns that may be considered by candidates contemplating running for the office of City Council; and

WHEREAS, Government Code§ 36516 specifically allows City Council members to waive any and all compensation if the Council member so elects.

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED, the City Council does hereby ordain that Chapter 2.22 of the Mt. Shasta Municipal Code is amended to read as follows:

Chapter 2.22

COUNCIL MEMBER COMPENSATION

Section:

2.22.010 Council member salaries.

Council members and Mayor shall receive a salary of $220.00 per month.

2.22.020 Mayor’s salary.

Is hereby repealed.

The foregoing Ordinance was adopted at the regular meeting of the City Council of the City of Mt. Shasta held on March 26, 2018 by the following vote:

AYES: Stearns, Wagner, Morter

NOES: Stackfleth, Engstrom

ABSENT: None

ABSTAIN: None

Dated: March 26, 2018

CITY OF MT. SHASTA

Kathy Morter, Mayor

ATTEST:

Kathryn M. Wilson, Deputy City Clerk

APPROVED AS TO FORM:

John Sullivan Kenny, City Attorney

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