Chapter 2.50
AIRPORT COMMISSION

Sections:

2.50.010    Commission created.

2.50.020    Membership.

2.50.030    Meetings.

2.50.040    Appointments.

2.50.050    Bylaws.

2.50.060    Compensation and expenses.

2.50.070    Duties and powers.

2.50.010 Commission created.

There is created the “airport commission of Marina.” (Ord. 95-04 § 1 (part), 1995)

2.50.020 Membership.

The members of the city council shall serve as members of the airport commission of Marina. (Ord. 95-04 § 1 (part), 1995)

2.50.030 Meetings.

The airport commission of Marina shall fix the time and place of regular and special meetings of the commission, which shall average one meeting per month. All meetings of the commission shall be open to the public except for those meetings which may be closed as authorized by law. (Ord. 95-04 § 1 (part), 1995)

2.50.040 Appointments.

The mayor shall serve as the chair and the mayor pro tempore shall serve as the vice-chair of the commission. (Ord. 95-04 § 1 (part), 1995)

2.50.050 Bylaws.

The commission may adopt bylaws for the conduct of meetings and its activities. (Ord. 95-04 § 1 (part), 1995)

2.50.060 Compensation and expenses.

A.    Compensation. Members of the commission shall receive compensation for attendance at commission meetings as part of their compensation as councilmembers in an amount set by the city council. Any such compensation shall be in addition to the salary set for serving strictly as a councilmember pursuant to city Ordinance 79-12, as amended, with the total not to exceed the amounts prescribed in Government Code Section 36516.

B.    Expenses. The salaries prescribed in subsection A of this section are inclusive of vehicle expenses incurred in the performance of duties within the boundaries of the city, but are exclusive of any other amount payable to a member of the commission as reimbursement for other actual and necessary expenses incurred in the performance of official duties. (Ord. 95-04 § 1 (part), 1995)

2.50.070 Duties and powers.

The commission shall have the powers and shall perform all duties as follows:

A.    Advise the city council and, through the city council, the public of Marina in the maintenance and revisions of the airport layout plan and comprehensive airport master plan for physical growth and development of the airport.

B.    Serve as an advisory body to the city council on matters related to airport growth and development.

C.    Enact policies and regulations governing the operations and the conduct of business on the airport subject to the approval of the city council in order to ensure that public and private facilities and services will be provided by an orderly and balanced growth of the airport and airport activity.

D.    Engage in a program of informing the public of airport activities and alternate solutions relating to aviation transportation.

E.    Establish, when appropriate, an advisory committee, which shall be charged to provide recommendations regarding issues of airport safety and operations. (Ord. 95-04 § 1 (part), 1995)