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2023-O-2 Creating Position of Town Manager

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Alta Town Council

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2023-O-2 Creating Position of Town Manager
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April 12, 2023 02:00 PM
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April 12, 2023 04:00 PM
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town of Alta, Utah, at their regularly scheduled Town Council meeting on 4/12/2023, adopted AN ORDINANCE AMENDING TITLE 1 'ADMINISTRATION,' CHAPTER 6 'OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES,' SECTION 4 'APPOINTMENT OF TOWN OFFICIALS' ENACTING TITLE 1-15 'TOWN MANAGER OFFICE CREATED' AND REPLACING THE TERM 'TOWN ADMINISTRATOR' WITH 'TOWN MANAGER' THROUGHOUT THE CODE WHEREAS, the Town of Alta ('Town') Town Council ('Council) has examined the effectiveness of the Town's administration and determined that clarifying and reorganizing the administration is necessary; and WHEREAS, the Mayor and Council positions are not full-time positions; and WHEREAS, the demands of administering the business of the Town have steadily increased over time; and WHEREAS, the Council desires to 'right size' the Mayor's duties and provide authority and direction on managing the Town; and WHEREAS, the Council wishes to create the position of Town Manager, describe the duties and framework of the position, and delegate some executive duties of the Mayor to that position. NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED by Alta Town Council of, Utah, that: SECTION I. AMENDED. Title 1, Chapter 6, Section 4 'Appointment of Town Officials' is hereby amended as follows: 1-6-4: APPOINTMENT OF TOWN OFFICIALS: A. Town Manager Appointment: When a vacancy exists in the town manager position, the mayor will nominate candidate/s for appointment. The town council shall then appoint a nominee as town manager by majority vote. B. When a vacancy occurs in the office of town marshal, town clerk, town treasurer, or other appointed town office, the town manager shall appoint a qualified person, with the advice and consent of the town council, to fill the vacancy. C. Removal of Town Officials: Any appointed official may be removed from office by a majority vote of the town council. D. Ex Officio Auditor: The town clerk is ex officio the town auditor and shall perform the duties of that office. SECTION II. ENACTED. Title 1, Chapter 15 TOWN MANAGER is hereby enacted as written in the attached Exhibit 1. SECTION III. AMENDED. All references to 'town administrator' in Town Code are hereby amended to the term 'town manager' as written in the attached Exhibit 2. SECTION IV. Effective Date. This resolution shall be effective upon publication. PASSED AND APPROVED by the Town of Alta Town Council, Utah, this 12th day of April in the year 2023.
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NOTICE OF SPECIAL ACCOMMODATION DURING PUBLIC MEETINGS In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, individuals needing special accommodations (including auxiliary communicative aids and services) during this meeting should notify Piper Lever at 801-363-5105. The Town of Alta will provide an interpreter for the hearing impaired upon seven (7) days notice.
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The Town of Alta has a policy that Alta Town Council members may participate in an Alta Town Council meeting by electronic means.

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10201 E HWY 210 (virtual)
Alta, UT 84092
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Jen Clancy
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April 13, 2023 02:27 PM
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April 13, 2023 02:27 PM

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