A special meeting of the City Council of the City of Walcott, Iowa was held on Thursday, June 29, 2017, with Mayor John Kostichek calling the meeting to order at 5:00 p.m. Council members present were: Tim Koehler, Virgil Wayne Latimer, Lisa Mengler, Jackie Puck, and Jacob Puck. Absent: None. City employees present: Lisa Rickertsen, Tom Schirman, and Paul Stagg. Resident John Brockmann was also present.
Jackie Puck moved and Latimer seconded to approve the agenda. Motion carried.
Mengler moved and Jacob Puck seconded to go into a closed session under Iowa Code Chapter 21.5 (1) (C) and/or (f) to discuss strategy with counsel in matters where litigation is imminent and to discuss the decision to be rendered in a contested case according to the provisions of chapter 17A. Roll call ayes: Mengler, Jacob Puck, Jackie Puck, Koehler, and Latimer. Motion carried. The audience member left the council chambers and all city employees present were authorized to remain. Jacob Puck moved and Latimer seconded to close the closed session and resume the special meeting at 6:00 p.m. Roll call ayes: Jacob Puck, Latimer, Koehler, Mengler, and Jackie Puck. Motion carried.
Resident J. Brockmann was invited back to the meeting. Koehler moved and Jacob Puck seconded to not appeal the decision from the Iowa Workforce Development Attorney Law Judge. Motion carried.
Mengler moved and Koehler seconded to adjourn at 6:05 p.m. Motion carried. All votes on motions were unanimous, unless noted.