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File #: 52323    Version: 1 Name: Submitting the appointment of Thomas O. Heikkinen for confirmation of a five-year term as the Water Utility General Manager.
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 7/3/2018 In control: Human Resources Department
On agenda: 9/4/2018 Final action: 9/4/2018
Enactment date: 9/7/2018 Enactment #: RES-18-00670
Title: Submitting the appointment of Thomas O. Heikkinen for confirmation of a five-year term as the Water Utility General Manager.
Sponsors: Paul R. Soglin
Attachments: 1. Heikkinen 2018 WU Employment Contract - Final.pdf, 2. Water Utility Financial Issues Memo.pdf, 3. Formal Opinion 2018-001 WU Manager Memo.pdf

Fiscal Note

As stated in the Employee Agreement between the City of Madison and Thomas O. Heikkinen, the Water Utility General Manager's initial year's salary will be based on a total annualized rate of $151,011 effective August 4th, 2018. The Water Utility's adopted 2018 operating budget includes sufficient funding for the cost of the position. Annual salary adjustments may be made during the term of agreement at the Mayor's discretion, subject to Common Council approval.

 

Title

Submitting the appointment of Thomas O. Heikkinen for confirmation of a five-year term as the Water Utility General Manager.

 

Body

WHEREAS, Mayor Soglin has appointed Thomas O. Heikkinen to the position of Water Utility General Manager and has recommended to the Common Council that his appointment be confirmed; and

 

WHEREAS, the parties have reached an accord on the terms and conditions of an Employment Agreement between the City and Mr. Heikkinen,

 

NOW THEREFORE, be resolved that Mr. Heikkinen's appointment to the position of Water Utility General Manager is hereby confirmed, and the Mayor and the City Clerk’s office are authorized to execute an Employment Agreement between the City and Mr. Heikkinen.