Tuesday, November 10, 2020
8:30 a.m.
A meeting of the Civil Service Commission of the City of Garland, Texas will be held on Tuesday, November 10, 2020 at 8:30 a.m.

NOTICE: Pursuant to Section 551.125 of the Texas Government Code and the executive orders of Governor Gregg Abbott suspending provisions of the Texas Government Code and other applicable laws of the State regarding normal open meetings, the Civil Service Commission will hold this meeting by internet/telephonic remote means.

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1. Consider adoption of agenda
2. Consider approval of minutes from the Commission Meeting of August 25, 2020 and September 2, 2020
3. Consider approval of eligibility list from Police Officer Entrance exam conducted on October 24, 2020
4. Review disciplinary actions of the Police Department
  1. C. R. Davenport – 1 Day Suspension
  2. J. E. Nickols – 1 Day Suspension
  3. K. R. Korenek – 1 Day Suspension
  4. C.A. Martin – 20 Day Suspension
  5. L. K. Horton – 2 Day Suspension
  6. T. J. Campbell – 1 Day Suspension
5. Review monthly reports of the Police Department
6. Review letters of appreciation received by the Police Department
7. Review Monthly reports of the Fire Department
8. Review letters of appreciation received by the Fire Department
9. Complete Civil Service iPad and Box Training
10. Other information items
  1. Fire Entrance Exam – December 7, 2020
  2. Police Supervisor Promotional Exam – February 2, 2021
11. Executive Session
Commission will recess from the open session and convene in executive session pursuant to Section 551.071 of the Texas Government Code to discuss pending litigation or other attorney-client related matters deemed confidential by law pertaining to Jon Jordan v. City of Garland, Texas, et al., No. DC-20-12515 in the 134th District Court of Dallas County, Texas.
NOTE: A quorum of the City Council may be in attendance and may or may not participate in the discussions of the Commission or Board.