BY COUNCILOR JOHNSON:
WHEREAS, the administrative assistant has appointed Gordon Scott Ramsay as chief of police effective December 1, 2006, and the mayor has approved such appointment; and
WHEREAS, such appointment is subject to city council approval;
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the city council hereby approves the appointment of Gordon Scott Ramsay as chief of police.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution approves the appointment of Gordon Ramsay to the position of chief of police for the city of Duluth. He was selected by a fair process from a pool of qualified candidates and he is qualified and highly regarded in the community.