By: Zachary Lopez (ZachNews):
Source: City of Needles (Information and Agenda Packet):
Needles, California: A special executive session meeting of the Needles City Council and Needles Public Utility Authority was held on Friday, May 20th, 2022 inside the Needles City Council Chambers.
Videos of the special executive session meeting of the Needles City Council and Needles Public Utility Authority was posted at ZachNews on Facebook.
The special meeting only had an executive session agenda item.
*** Executive Session: ***
– Item A: NPUA / COUNCIL: Conference with Legal Counsel regarding potential initiation of litigation pursuant to Government Code Section 54956.9(d)(4) one potential case.
*** Agenda Packet Information (PDF File Download): ***
*** Executive Session Report: ***
Via the telephone conference call, the Needles City Attorney reported out of executive session.
Prior to that, Needles City Mayor Jeff Williams was present at the beginning of the meeting, but left before the report out if executive session because he was reportedly not feeling well after coming back from his dialysis appointment.
According to the Needles City Attorney John Pinkney, there was no reported action taken regarding the executive session agenda item, and Needles City Council Member Zachery Longacre recuse himself from this agenda item because of him working in the cannabis industry.
For more information, please contact Dale Jones, City Clerk at the City of Needles at: 1 (760) 326-2113.