Council members are Bill Boyd, Lyn Delph, Julie Schuld and Jennifer Spurgeon and Mayor Duane Thul. With Schuld absent Wednesday, the board:
POLICE: Heard that the police officer hiring committee has identified three candidates who meet the city’s criteria and plans to interview them on March 20.
MARIJUANA: Discussed Oregon’s legalization of medical marijuana dispensaries. If cities do not want medical marijuana dispensaries to be allowed within their city limits, they must pass a moratorium by May 1. No action taken.
ACTION: Approved City Recorder Debi Russell to attend conference and appointed her as budget officer. Approved city employee handbook as amended. Adopted resolutions supporting the idea of a communitywide nonprofit organization, maintaining Weston’s U.S. Post Office and resolution setting forth the city’s commitment to put healthy options within reach of all residents.