The Boonville City Council met in Closed Session on April 10 following the regular council meeting and swearing-in of the newly elected officers.

Present at the closed session were Ned Beach, Mayor; Irl Tessendorf, City Administrator; Teresa Studley, City Clerk, and seven members of the City Council. Also present via phone was Jill Waldman, attorney with Lathrop Gage LLP.

The closed session was held regarding a personnel matter pursuant to RSMo. 610.021 (1) legal matters, litigation, or privileged communications with attorneys and (3) personnel matters.

A vote was taken regarding the separation of City Counselor/Planner Charissa Mayes. The council voted six (6) Ayes and one (1) abstention.

When reached by phone, city officials were unable to make additional comments at this time.

Ms. Mayes was unable to be reached.