CITY OF YORKTON
SPECIAL COUNCIL MEETING
OCTOBER 27, 2003
Minutes of a Special Meeting of Council held on Monday, October 27, 2003 at 7:00 p.m. in Council Chambers City Hall.
Present: Mayor-elect Phil De Vos, Councillors Elect Les Arnelien, Randy Goulden, Janet Hill, Bob Maloney, Deb Schmidt and Chris Wyatt.
Guests: Madam Justice J. Pritchard and Reverend Ken Buchan.
Staff Members Present: Wayne Jensen, Laurie-Anne Rusnak, Lonnie Kaal, Darcy McLeod, Dean Clark, Ross Young, Bill Hawkins, Jeff Humble, Kelly Kaban, Bonnie Schenher, S/Sgt. Gourlay and Sgt. Pat Zunti.
A quorum being present Mayor-elect Phil De Vos in the Chair called the meeting to order at 7:00 p.m.
REPORT OF RETURNING OFFICER
Laurie-Anne Rusnak, City Clerk as Returning officer, declared the official results of the election held on Wednesday, October 22, 2003 for the Mayor and Councillors. A total of 5,070 voters cast their ballots at the election.
INAUGURATION OF COUNCIL
Madam Justice J. Pritchard, Judge of the Court of Queen’s Bench, presided over the swearing in ceremony of Mayor Phil De Vos and Councillors Les Arnelien, Randy Goulden, Janet Hill, Bob Maloney, Deb Schmidt and Chris Wyatt. A Declaration of Office by Elected Officials was taken and completed by the Mayor and each Councillor.
Reverend Ken Buchan was present in Council Chambers and delivered the invocation to the Members of Council.
APPROVAL OF MINUTES
Regular Council Meeting Minutes of October 6, 2003
Goulden – Hill
That the Regular Council Meeting Minutes of October 6, 2003 be approved as presented.
Committee of the Whole Council Meeting Minutes of October 6, 2003
Wyatt – Arnelien
That the Committee of the Whole Council Meeting Minutes of October 6, 2003 be received and filed as presented.
Schmidt – Maloney
That this Special Meeting of Council adjourn at 7:28 p.m.
Approved this 3rd day of November, 2003.
Mayor Phil De Vos