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RES 2013-007CITY OF SOUTH LAKE TAHOE RESOLUTION NO. 2013-7 A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF SOUTH LAKE TAHOE APPOINTING AN ELIGIBLE ELECTOR, BROOKE LAINE, TO THE CITY COUNCIL IN ACCORDANCE WITH GOVERNMENT CODE SECTION 36512(b) TO SERVE UNTIL DECEMBER 9, 2014 WHEREAS, on December 14, 2012, former City Council Member Claire Fortier resigned from the City Council; and WHEREAS, upon her resignation, this created a vacancy on the City Council for the remainder of Council Member Fortier's term (December 9, 2014); and WHEREAS, Government Code 36512(b) and City Code Chapter 2-9 states that if a vacancy occurs in an elective office, the City Council shall, within 60 days from the commencement of the vacancy, either fill the vacancy by appointment of call a special election to fill the vacancy; and WHEREAS, at the Special City Council meeting of December 27, 2012, the City Council by unanimous vote authorized an application and interview process to fill the vacant City Council Member seat. The Application period opened on December 27, 2012 and closed on January 25, 2013 at 5:00 p.m. At the January 22, 2013 regular City Council meeting, by consensus, Council agreed to schedule interviews at a Special City Council meeting set for Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 9:00 a.m. NOW, THEREFORE, IT IS HEREBY RESOLVED, that the City Council of the City of South Lake Tahoe hereby appoints Brooke Laine to fill the unexpired term of office of Council Member on the City Council to serve until December 14, 2014. PASSED AND ADOPTED by the City Council of the City of South Lake Tahoe on January 29, 2013 by the following votes: AYES: Councilmembers DAVIS, SWANSON & CONNER NOES: Councilmembers COLE ABSTAIN: Councilmembers ABSENT: Councilmembers n Alessi, City Clerk .~ r~' "': ~~ ~~: ~ l ~3 6 ~ ~~ e, Mayor Pro Tem