Hiring process

After the recent announcement that Webster City City Manager Ed Sadler will be leaving his position as of March 11, the city council will discuss the process by which they will fill the now open position tonight.

According to Mayor John Hawkins, one of the first steps taken will be to hire a headhunter to scout for potential candidates.

A public hearing concerning the 2016 Street Improvement Project is projected for March 16 at 5:45 p.m.

The council will motion to authorize proceeding with the construction management phase of the East Second Street Improvement Project in the contract with Snyder and Associates.

A public hearing will be held at 5:45 p.m. concerning the proposed sale of city property located in Lawn Hill Addition.

Public hearings for the 2016-2017 Capital Improvement Plan and 016-2017 Budget will be held at 5:50 p.m. and 5:55 p.m. respectively.

Shirley Helgevold, MIDAS Council of Governments on the City’s Community Development Block Grant Housing Program, will provide the council with an update.

A resolution to authorize the city of Webster City to apply for a $1,000,000 loan from the United States Department of Agricultural Rural Economic Development Loan and Grant Program is on the agenda for approval.

A resolution authorizing the mayor and city clerk to enter into a loan agreement for economic development with MaryAnn’s Specialty Foods in the amount of $500,000 from the Economic Development Revolving Fund is also on the agenda for approval.