Minutes of the Regular Meeting of the Gurnee Civil Service Commission - April 22, 2014

April 22, 20149:00

Present: Lori Hubbartt, Chairperson; Gretchen Neddenriep, Commissioner

Absent: Ty Bonds, Secretary / Commissioner

Staff:  Christine Palmieri, Director of Human Resources

Public: None present
Meeting called to order at 7:00 p.m. by Chairperson Hubbartt

AYE:  2 Hubbartt and Neddenriep
NAY:  0
ABSENT: 1 Bonds

Pledge of Allegiance –  Chairperson Hubbartt led the Pledge of Allegiance.

Public Comment – None
Motion to approve January 28, 2014 Minutes:   motion by Neddenriep, second by Hubbartt; all Aye

Police Department Items:
     - No items

Fire Department Items:
     - No items

Public Works Items:
     - No items

Executive Session:  The Chairperson stated that tonight’s executive session will reference 5 ILCS 120/2 2(c) (1) regarding the appointment, employment, compensation, discipline, performance or dismissal of specific employees of the public body, including hearing testimony on a complaint lodged against an employee of the public body to determine its validity.

It was moved by Neddenriep, seconded by Hubbartt to adjourn the meeting into Executive Session.

Roll call,

Aye: 2 – Hubbartt, Neddenriep
Nay: 0 – None
Absent: 1 - Bonds
Motion Carried.

Adjournment to Executive Session:  Chairperson Hubbartt adjourned the meeting into Executive Session at 7:01 p.m.

Recall to Order

Chairperson Hubbartt recalled the meeting to order at 7:10 p.m.

Old Business:
     -No items

New Business:

  1. Certification / Non-certification of Police Officer candidates:  Commissioners certified one Police Officer candidate for continuation in the hiring process; Commissioners did not certify the continuation of two candidates on the Police Officer list and names to be removed from list; all aye
  2. Certification of Maintenance Worker I candidate:  Commissioners certified one Maintenance Worker I candidate for continuation in the hiring process; all aye
  3. Certification of Firefighter / Paramedic candidate:  Commissioners certified one Firefighter / Paramedic candidate for continuation in the hiring process; all aye
  4. Removal of candidate from Firefighter / Paramedic list:  Commissioners approved striking candidate from eligibility list due to declination of employment offer two times; all aye

Adjournment  - motion by Neddenriep to adjourn, second by Hubbartt; all aye; motion carried. 
Meeting adjourned at 7:18 pm

Prepared by Christine Palmieri on behalf of
Ty Bonds
Secretary, Civil Service Commission