RESOLVED, that the proper city officials are hereby authorized to implement Exhibit A to this resolution, except for any typographical corrections, the same as that which is on file in the office of the city clerk as Public Document No. _____________, which sets forth employment conditions for the city attorney for the years 2008 and 2009.
RESOLVED FURTHER, that the person appointed to the position of city attorney pursuant to Section 26 of the City Charter shall be entitled to the employment conditions specified in Exhibit A to this resolution.
RESOLVED FURTHER, that effective on July 1, 2008, the monthly salary for the city attorney shall be as follows:
(a) The monthly salary beginning July 1, 2008, of the person appointed to the position of city attorney pursuant to Section 26 of the City Charter shall be no less than $5,976 per month and no more than $9,051 per month;
(b) That the monthly salary beginning January 1, 2009, of the person appointed to the position of city attorney pursuant to Section 26 of the City Charter shall be no less than $6,155 per month and no more than $9,322 per month;
(c) The exact rate of pay of the city attorney shall be determined by the city council upon recommendation of the mayor, who shall make such determination based upon the skills and experience of the city attorney or the results of a periodic evaluation of the city attorney’s job performance, or both;
(d) That the monthly salary for the person serving as the city attorney on the effective date of this resolution shall be $8,853 per month.
RESOLVED FURTHER, that the city shall reimburse the license fee paid by the city attorney, which is necessary to maintain professional licensure necessary to engage in the practice of law in the state of Minnesota.
RESOLVED FURTHER, that this resolution, including Exhibit A, shall not apply to any individual performing the duties of the city attorney in an acting or interim capacity.
RESOLVED FURTHER, that the provisions of Resolution 07-0041, to the extent that those provisions relate to the city attorney are superceded by this resolution.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution establishes the salary and employment conditions for the city attorney for the period July 1, 2008, through 2009. The salary range and employment conditions are generally consistent with that of other department heads. The city is altering the current city attorney pay resolution as it prepares for the anticipated vacancy in this position.