The city will start searching to hire a city attorney, possibly this week, following a council decision last week to stop paying for outside legal counsel, Mayor Del Jurney said Monday.
City councilors held a special meeting Thursday to decide if the city should continue contracting with attorney Barbara Patterson or hire an in-house lawyer.
“There was a very positive discussion about the pros and cons of each philosophical direction,” Jurney said. “There are certainly advantages and disadvantages on each.”
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