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File #: 19-721    Name:
Type: Presentation Status: Individual Item Ready
File created: 9/13/2019 In control: City Council
On agenda: 9/23/2019 Final action:
Title: Discuss and consider the confirmation of Patrick O'Connell as Fire Chief of the New Braunfels Fire Department.

Presenter/Contact

Presenter

Robert Camareno, City Manager

Contact Info

rcamareno@nbtexas.org

 

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SUBJECT:

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Discuss and consider the confirmation of Patrick O’Connell as Fire Chief of the New Braunfels Fire Department.

 

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BACKGROUND / RATIONALE:

The position of Fire Chief became vacant earlier this year due to the retirement of Kenneth Jacks.  After an inclusive and competitive selection process, the City Manager has appointed Patrick O’Connell to be our next Fire Chief.  Under section 143.013 of Municipal Civil Service, the governing body must confirm the appointment.

 

ADDRESSES A NEED/ISSUE IN A CITY PLAN OR COUNCIL PRIORITY:

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FISCAL IMPACT:

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Recommendation

COMMITTEE RECOMMENDATION:

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STAFF RECOMMENDATION:

The City Manager recommends the City Council confirm of Patrick O’Connell as the City of New Braunfels Fire Chief.