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Ordinance No. 863 Publish January 28, 20

Ordinance No. 863 Publish January 28, 2022 Ordinance No. 863 2nd Series An Ordinance Amending Alexandria City Code Section 2.09 WHEREAS, on September 27, 2021, the City Council for the City of Alexandria, Minnesota approved an ordinance amending Section 6.03 of the City’s Home Rule Charter; and WHEREAS, pursuant to Minn. Stat. § 410.12, Subd. 7 no petition for a referendum on the amendment was filed within sixty (60) days after passage and publication of said ordinance; and WHEREAS, because no such petition was filed, the amendment became effective on December 26, 2021; and WHEREAS, Charter Section 6.03, as amended, requires the City Council to determine the function of the Police Commission; and WHEREAS, said amendment effectively abolished the City’s Police Civil Service Commission and replaced it with a Police Commission. Now, therefore, the City Council for the City of Alexandria, Minnesota does hereby ordain that Alexandria City Code Section 2.09 is amended as follows: Section 2.09. Police Commission. There is hereby established for the City of Alexandria a Police Commission as set forth in Alexandria Home Rule Charter Section 6.03. The Police Commission shall function as determined by the City Council. This Ordinance shall be effective immediately upon its passage and publication. Adopted by the City Council for the City of Alexandria, Minnesota this 24th day of January, 2022 by the following vote: YES: FRANZEN, THALMAN, ALLEN, BENSON NO: NONE ABSENT: WIENER Bobbie Osterberg, Mayor ATTEST: Marty Schultz, City Administrator 27332