City of Carbondale Board of Fire and Police Commissioners met April 11
City of Carbondale Board of Fire and Police Commissioners met April 11.
Here is the minutes as provided by the board:
1. Call to Order / Roll Call
The City of Carbondale Board of Fire and Police Commissioners held a meeting on Tuesday, April
11, 2017 at the Carbondale Civic Center, Room 103, 200 South Illinois Avenue. Chairman Kerry
Braswell called the meeting to order at 8:30 a.m.
Present: Don Barrett, Kerry Braswell, Gerald Edwards, Harvey Welch, and Herman Williams
Acknowledgement of Guests
Also present were Deputy City Clerk Clair Hayes, Police Chief Jeff Grubbs, Deputy Police Chief
Stan Reno, and Human Resources Manager Tara Brown.
2. Approval of Minutes from January 27, 2017
MOTION: H. Welch moved, G. Edwards seconded, to approve the meeting minutes from January
27, 2017. VOTE: All voted Aye. No Nays. Motion declared carried.
3. Closed Meeting to Conduct Oral Interviews for Entry Level and Lateral Entry Police Officer
MOTION: G. Edwards moved, H. Welch seconded, that the Board hold a closed meeting for the
purpose of discussing the appointment, employment, compensation, discipline, performance, or
dismissal of specific employees pursuant to 5 ILCS 120/2(c)(1), specifically to conduct oral
interviews for Entry Level and Lateral Entry Police Officer. VOTE: All voted Aye. No Nays.
Motion declared carried. Open session recessed at 8:35 a.m.
There was no formal action taken as a result of the closed meeting. There being no further business to
come before the Board, G. Edwards moved, H. Welch seconded, that the Board return to open
session. VOTE: All voted Aye. No nays. Motion declared carried. Open session resumed at 4:35 p.m.
4. Board Comments - None
5. Citizens’ Comments - None
Meeting adjourned at 4:36 p.m.