Town of Pinedale, WY
Sublette County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Council of the Town of Pinedale 1951 and 1970 by Ord. No. 3 (Ch. 2.08 of the 1983 Municipal Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Elections — See Ch. 34.
Officers and employees — See Ch. 58.

§ 89-1 Day and time of meetings; holidays.

[Amended 1980 by Ord. No. 71; 1993 by Ord. No. 229; 1999 by Ord. No. 337; 2002 by Ord. No. 354; 2005 by Ord. No. 375; 2-23-2015 by Ord. No. 535; 10-10-2016 by Ord. No. 588]
Regular public meetings of the Town Council shall be held on the second Monday and fourth Monday of each month at the hour of 6:00 p.m., providing that, if the meeting date shall be a legal holiday, the meeting shall be held on the next following Tuesday. Special meetings may be held from time to time in accordance with the law. [1]
[1]
Editor's Note: Original Sec. 2.08.020, which previously followed this section, was repealed in 1993 by Ord. No. 228.

§ 89-2 Quorum; adjournment.

[Amended 1980 by Ord. No. 71]
A majority of the Town Council shall constitute a quorum for the transaction of business, but a less number may adjourn from time to time.

§ 89-3 Mayor's salary.

[Amended 1984 by Ord. No. 159; 1985 by Ord. No. 185; 2002 by Ord. No. 355]
A. 
The person assuming the office of Mayor on or after June 1, 2002, shall thereafter receive the sum of $1,000 per month, effective with the commencement of the 2002-2003 fiscal year beginning on July 1, 2002.
B. 
The person assuming the office of Mayor on or after June 1, 2010, shall thereafter receive the sum of $2,000 per month, effective with the commencement of the 2010-2011 fiscal year beginning on July 1, 2010.
[Added 7-23-2007 by Ord. No. 2007-421]

§ 89-4 Council person's salary.

[Amended 1984 by Ord. No. 159; 1985 by Ord. No. 185; 2002 by Ord. No. 355; 7-23-2007 by Ord. No. 2007-419]
Those individuals assuming the office of Council person on or after June 1, 2008, shall thereafter receive the sum of $150 per regular or special Council meeting, effective with the commencement of the 2008-2009 fiscal year beginning on July 1, 2008.

§ 89-5 Vacancies in office.

[Added 1987 by Ord. No. 198]
A. 
It shall be the duty of the Town Council to investigate and determine whether a vacancy shall be declared to exist in the office of the Mayor or any Council member. If, after inquiry, the Council shall find that one or more of the provisions of Section 15-1-107(a) of the Wyoming Statutes Annotated, 1977 Republished Edition, as amended, are applicable, or if the Mayor or any member shall have resigned, the Council shall declare by resolution that a vacancy exists in that office.
B. 
If a vacancy is declared in the office of the Mayor, the Town Council shall elect one of its members to fill the unexpired term of that office, as provided in WS § 15-1-107(d).
C. 
A vacancy in the office of a Council member shall be filled by appointment by the Town Council. Prior to appointment, a notice of the vacancy shall be published at least twice in a newspaper of general circulation, inviting parties interested in filling the vacancy to submit a list of their qualifications therefor. The Council shall then schedule a public hearing to interview each candidate and review their qualifications. If a majority of the Council is able to agree upon a particular candidate, it shall then by resolution appoint that candidate to fill the office. Appointment shall be until the seating of officers after the next general election.