MINUTES CITY COUNCIL STUDY SESSION
Monday, June 1, 2020
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- Public Input (15 minutes, maximum)
As the June 1 Study Session will be held electronically, written testimony for public input will be accepted via email to firstname.lastname@example.org as long as they include the subject line: June 1 Study Session Testimony and are submitted before Monday, June 1 at 10 a.m. Written testimonies submitted by the deadline will be available to the City Council before the meeting and will be included in the meetings minutes.
- Ambulance Service and Ambulance Service Area #3
Immediately following the Study Session, the City Council will hold an Executive Session to conduct deliberations with persons designated by the governing body to carry on labor negotiations, pursuant to ORS 192.660(2)(d).
Mayor Stromberg called the Executive Meeting to order at 7:10 PM.
Fire Chief David Shepard presented Council with a PowerPoint (see attached).
Items discussed were:
- To Transport or not.
- History of the Ambulance Service.
- Future Operations.
- Explanation of County Ambulance Plan.
- Current Operations.
- Shift Schedule.
- Staffing Levels.
- Numbers of Calls per zone.
- Types of calls in Ashland.
- Acuity Level.
- Future Operations.
- Pros and Cons of the Ambulance Service.
Council discussed the deadlines.
Council discussed the advantages and disadvantages of the Ambulance Service.
The Council Study Session Adjourned to Executive Session at 7 PM.
The Executive Session Adjourned at 8:30 PM.
Respectfully submitted by:
City Recorder Melissa Huhtala
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