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February 24, 2010: Civil Service Commission
AGENDA:

 
Special Meeting of the Civil Service Commission of the City of Lyndhurst, Wednesday, February 24, 2010 at 8:30 AM Joseph A. Sweeney, Chairman presiding.
 
Members:
Commissioners: R D Patete, R. Schmidlin, J A Sweeney
 
Others: P T Murphy, Director of Law; C J White, Secretary
 
Discuss credit for additional education in the Fire Department.
 
Presentation by Dr. Larry Borodkin of Pradco.
 
February 24, 2010: Civil Service Commission
MINUTES:

 
The Civil Service Commission of the City of Lyndhurst met in Special Session on Wednesday, February 24, 2010 in the Conference Room of the Lyndhurst Municipal Center, 5301 Mayfield Road. Joseph A. Sweeney, Chairman presiding.
 
Members Present:
Commissioners: J A Sweeney, Chairman; R D Patete, R Schmidlin
 
Others Present: P T Murphy, Director of Law; C J White, Secretary; M J Carroll, Fire Captain; R B Borthwick, Fire Captain; D Barnoski, Firefighter; R Porrello, Chief of Police; K Neidert, Chief of Police, South Euclid
 
Discuss credit for additional education in the Fire Department.
 
Captain Carroll distributed a Promotion Point Impact to the Commission, compiled by Captain R Bruce Borthwick, and based on a point system, as opposed to the percentage system, compiled by Chief Telzrow, which was also distributed for the Commission to review.
 
Mr. Sweeney thanked the members of the Fire Department for their hard work in compiling the information. He further stated with the information submitted, it will be easier to review and render a decision.
 
In answer to Mr. Sweeney's question, Mr. Murphy stated that legislation was prepared a while back, based on Chief Telzrow's recommendation. He further stated that he will draft legislation based on Captain Borthwick's proposal as well.
 
It was moved by Mr. Schmidlin, seconded by Mr. Patete that legislation be drafted reflecting the Captain Borthwick Option, for consideration.
 
The question was put to a voice vote and passed unanimously.
 
Motion carried.
 
Presentation by Dr. Larry Borodkin of Pradco.
 
Mr. Sweeney introduced and welcomed Pradco, and explained that this presentation is primarily for a possible upcoming promotional exam in the fire department.
 
Dr. Larry Borodkin and Terry Owen, Pradco, gave an overview and history of Pradco, then distributed information to the Commission. They explained the testing process and stressed that the test could be developed to meet the needs of the community.
 
It was moved by Mr. Schmidlin, seconded by Mr. Patete that the meeting be adjourned.
 
The question was put to a voice vote and passed unanimously.
 
Motion carried, meeting adjourned at 9:55 a.m.


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