JULY 6, 2006


Convened: 5:14 p.m.

Recessed @ 6:15 p.m. on a roll call to Meet in the City Manager’s Office

In Executive Session to consider the salary and contract of the current City Manager.

Recessed to Open Session @ 7:02 p.m. for the sole purpose of Adjourning.


Present were:      Chairman Councilor Philip P. Palmieri

                             Councilor Paul P. Clancy, Jr.

                             Councilor Frederick C. Rushton


Also:                     City Manager Michael V. O’Brien

                             Acting Director Human Resources Kathleen Johnson

                             City Clerk David J. Rushford, clerk


All Items in City Council




1.                 Regarding employee health insurance.

Ms. Carol Chandor, 448 Woodward Street, Waban, MA appeared at the invitation of the Committee Chairperson to present information concerning M.G.L. Chapter 32B, Section 19. (materials attached)


The Committee members had a discussion concerning the impacts of accepting this section of State statute.


2.                 Order of Mayor Murray that issues of salary and contract for the City Manager be referred to the Municipal Operations Committee for consideration.

#5c CC June 27, 2006

Recommend Hold (considered in Executive Session)