June 19, 2020 Reno City Council Highlights
In our ongoing commitment to keep citizens and media informed, we’ve summarized the outcomes of a few key agenda items from today’s Regular Meeting of the Reno City Council:
B.1 - Primary Election Results Canvass
Council unanimously approved the formal canvass of primary election votes from June 9, 2020.
B.2 - Coronavirus Fund Grant
Council accepted non-matching funds from the Department of Justice due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The $376,434 will be distributed to multiple departments across the city, including temporary housing for the unsheltered population, overtime at the Reno Events Center. The funds will also offset overtime costs for the Reno Police and Fire departments for personal protective equipment and decontamination.
B.3 - City Manager Recruitment Process
The council approved recruitment materials for the City Manager position. The motion included an update at the next scheduled meeting on the status of the search.