FATHER GOD, JUST ALLOW US DURING THIS COVID SEASON TO LOOK FOR WAYS IN WHICH THINGS THAT HAVEN'T STOPPED AREN'T STOPPED, AS SUCH AS LOVING EACH OTHER. LET US LIVE IN A WAY THAT MAKES YOU PROUD. IN YOUR NAME WE PRAY, AMEN.
[2. Resolution: Receive a Report, Hold a Discussion and Public Hearing, and Take Action on Canvassing the Returns and Declaring the Results of the General Election Held in the City of Abilene on November 3, 2020 (Shawna Atkinson)]
WE ORDERED THE ELECTION IN JULY AFTER POSTPONED FROM THE NORMAL MAY ELECTION. AND BECAUSE NOVEMBER ELECTIONS RUN A LITTLE BIT DIFFERENTLY, WE HAD TO CONTRACT WITH TAYLOR AND JONES COUNTY THIS TIME. SO WE HAVE RESULTS FROM BOTH.
[Items 3 & 5]
JUST WANT TO THANK GOD FOR CONTINUING TO BLESS ME AND REALLY BLESS OUR COMMUNITY. THANKFUL FOR THE OPPORTUNITY TO DO SO. MY BRIDE IS WITH ME OF OVER 30 YEARS. AND LYNETTE, THANK YOU FOR BELIEVING IN ME AND BELIEVING IN US AND SUPPORTING ME IN EVERYTHING I'VE EVER DONE. LOOK FORWARD TO WORKING WITH WELDON AND OUR PEERS, THE CITY ADMINISTRATION, AS WELL AS THE STAKEHOLDERS IN OUR COMMUNITY MOVING FORWARD.
[6. Oral Resolution: Receive a Report, Hold a Discussion and Public Hearing, and Take Action on Appointing a Mayor Protem & Deputy Mayor Protem]
>> YES, SIR. >> NUMBER 6, THIS ITEM -- WELL ACCEPT A MOTION FOR THE APPOINTMENT OF MAYOR AND MAYOR PRO-TEM AT THIS TIME. AS PART OF OUR TRADITION, THE TWO CANDIDATES IN REGARDS TO CURRENT TO EXPIRING, MAYOR PRO-TEM AND MAYOR. THAT WOULD BE MAYOR PRO-TEM AND DEPUTY MAYOR PRO-TEM. BE SURE I GET THAT ACCURATE.
>> AND IT IS 9:10 A.M.
* This transcript was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.