An executive session is on the agenda for a special called meeting of the Onalaska City Council at 6 p.m. Friday at which time Council will discuss personnel matters and enhancement efforts for staff retention and recruiting offer options. Following the executive session, Council is expected to consider action on the 2023 staff retention and recruiting plan, authorizing the mayor to initiate it immediately.
Council will consider accepting the resignation of Officer Simon Prince and will review and consider action on the employment of Dispatcher Jamee Davis.
A personnel policy amendment authorizing the mayor to take action to hire or release non-exempt employees will be reviewed and considered for approval.
In other business, Council is expected to consider approval of Resolution No. 2023-011 authorizing the financing of one 2023 Ford Explorer police pursuit vehicle for $63,908 with First State Bank. Council is also expected to consider approval to add a 2006 GMC truck “as is” and “without warranty” with a minimum bid set by Council to be posted to the city surplus website page for no less than 10 days.