New Merced Council members sworn in Monday night
New Merced Council sworn at Monday night meeting
The new Mayor and three new Council members will be sworn in during the Monday night Merced City Council meeting.
The Council will meet at 7 p.m. in the Council Chambers on the second floor of the Merced Civic Center, (City Hall) 678 W. 18th St.
Mayor Mike Murphy and Council members Anthony Martinez, (District 1), Jill McLeod, (District 3) and Matt Serratto (District 5) will be sworn into office by Merced County Superior Court Presiding Judge Brian L. McCabe.
There will be a reception for the new Council members from 6 to 7 p.m. on the second floor landing of the Civic Center. The public is invited to attend.
Also on the agenda is a presentation by Economic Development Director Frank Quintero giving a year-end review of the City's accomplishments. The review will cover a range of topics from the completion of the revenue sharing agreement with Merced County, to new businesses and industries that have come to Merced.
City Council meetings are streamed live on the Internet. A link to the live meeting is on the City's web site at https://cityofmerced.legistar.com/Calendar.aspx. Videos of previous meetings can be found at that link, and are tied to each agenda item. Those services are in addition to the live broadcast of the regular meeting on Comcast's Government Channel 96.
The Council agenda is posted online at www.cityofmerced.org and is available outside the chambers prior to the meeting. Request to Speak forms are available at the meeting or can be downloaded from the City's website. Cards must be turned in to the City Clerk in order for a person to be recognized by the Council.