CITY OF COLUMBIA
CITY COUNCIL SPECIAL CALLED MEETING
MINUTES
MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2003
10 A.M., COLUMBIA CITY HALL
1737 MAIN STREET

The City of Columbia City Council met for a Special Called Meeting on Monday, September 29, 2003, in the City Hall Council Chambers, 1737 Main Street, Columbia, South Carolina.  Mayor Robert D. Coble called the meeting to order at 2:12 p.m.  Council members present were The Honorable E. W. Cromartie, II, The Honorable Jim D. N. Papadea, The Honorable Anne M. Sinclair, The Honorable Hamilton Osborne, Jr., The Honorable Sam Davis and The Honorable Tameika C. Isaac.  Also present were Mr. Charles P. Austin, Sr., Interim City Manager and Ms. Erika D. Moore, City Clerk.

COUNCIL DISCUSSION / ACTION

A.   Selection of a City Manager

Upon motion by Mayor Coble, seconded by Mr. Osborne, Council voted unanimously to appoint Mr. Charles P. Austin, Sr. as the City Manager of the City of Columbia.

The record reflects that all members of City Council seconded the motion to appoint Mr. Charles P. Austin, Sr. as the City Manager of the City of Columbia.

Members of City Council expressed their confidence in Mr. Austin as the new City Manager.   They thanked Mr. Miles Hadley for assisting with the search for a City Manager.

Mayor Coble adjourned the Special Called Meeting at 2:22 p.m.