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Moore, Kelly From: Hartley, Pat Sent: Tuesday, March 12, 2019 10:27 AM To: Allen, Al:Howerd, BilCrawford, CamHardee, Danny, DiSabato, DennisiLoftus, GaryHarold Worley;Gerdner, Johnny;Vaught, Johnny;Bellamy, Orton;Prince, Paul Servant, Tyler Subject: FW: Severance package for administrator ‘See message below from Chairman Gardner... Pat Hartley | Clerk to Council Horry County Government Horry County Council 1301 Second Ave., Conway, SC 29526 Tel 843-915-5120 | Fax 843-915-6120 | hartleyp@horrycounty.org www-horrycounty.org Original Message- From: Johnny Gardner [mailto:johnny @johnnygardnerlawgroup.com) Sent: Tuesday, March 12, 2019 9:54 AM To: Hartley, Pat Subject: Severance package for administrator Pat please send this out to all members of council. Thank you, Johnny Gentlemen, 1am writing to update the members of a meeting that | had last week with Vice Chairman Worley, Mr. Hardee and Mr. Allen concerning a possiale severance package for county administrator Chris Eldridge. We are all in agreement that this needs to happen and soon. However we did not agree on the timing. Mr. Worley thinks we should wait a couple weeks while the rest of us think we should approach Mr. Eldridge as soon as possible. | do not see any benefit to waiting a couple of weeks. | think the sooner we get this behind us the sooner we can move forward with the county's business as a unified council would remind council that we have already been one week since that vote, so waiting two weeks would be next week. |lam asking for two volunteers to go with me to discuss the severance package with Mr. Eldridge. | have thought about this and | think it would be fair and balanced to have one member from each side of last week's 6-6 vote, one member who voted yes and one member who voted no. Hf you would be willing to be part of this delegation, please let me know as well as any other thoughts you have. | would like to get started on this right away Sincerely, Johnny Gardner Sent from my iPhone Moore, Kelly From: Allen, Al Sent: Tuesday, March 12, 2019 11:02 AM. T Hartley, Pat Ce: Howard, BillCrawford, Cam:Hardee, Danny:DiSabato, Dennis;Loftus, Gany:Harold Worley;Gardner, Johnny; Vaught, Johnny;Bellamy, Orton;Prince, Paul'Servant, Tyler Subject: Re: Severance package for administrator Chairman Gardner, | would be willing to work with you on this. | would like to see a reasonable and fair package for Chris. Just let me know. Thanks Al AlAllen Horry County Council District 11 Chairman, Infrastructure and Regulation committee > On Mar 12, 2019, at 10:27 AM, Hartley, Pat wrote: > See message below from Chairman Gardner .. > > Pat Hartley | Clerk to Council > Horry County Government > Horry County Council > 1301 Second Ave., Conway, SC 29526 > Tel 843-915-5120 | Fax 843-915-6120 | hartleyp@horrycounty.org > www. horrycounty.org >---Original Message—— > From: Johnny Gardner [mailto:johnny@johnnygardneriawgroup.com] > Sent: Tuesday, March 12, 2019 9:54 AM > To: Hartley, Pat > Subject: Severance package for administrator > Pat please send this out to all members of council. > Thank you, Johnny > Gentlemen, > Lam writing to update the members of a meeting that | had last week with Vice Chairman Worley, Mr. Hardee and Mr. Allen concerning a possible severance package for county administrator Chris Eldridge. We are all in agreement that this needs to happen and soon. However we did not agree on the timing. Mr. Worley thinks we should wait a couple weeks while the rest of us think we should approach Mr. Eldridge as soon as possible. > > 1 do not see any benefit to waiting a couple of weeks. | think the sooner we get this bel forward with the county's business as a unified council. > I would remind council that we have already been one week since that vote, so waiting two weeks would be next week. > Lam asking for two volunteers to go with me to discuss the severance package with Mr. Eldridge. | have thought about this and | think it would be fair and balanced to have one member from each side of last week's 6-6 vote, one member who voted yes and one member who voted no. > > If you would be willing to be part of this delegation, please let me know as well as any other thoughts you have. | would like to get started on this right away Sincerely, Johnny Gardner > > Sent from my iPhone id us the sooner we can move > All e-mail correspondence to and from this address may be subject to public disclosure under the South Carolina Freedom of Information Act (FOIA). This correspondence is intended exclusively for the individual or entity to which itis addressed and may contain information that is proprietary, privileged, confidential ar otherwise legally exempt from disclosure,