Chapter 2.105
PARKS AND RECREATION DEPARTMENT

Sections:

2.105.010    Haines Borough parks and recreation department.

2.105.020    Parks and recreation advisory committee.

2.105.030    Organization of the parks and recreation advisory committee.

2.105.040    Advisory committee vacancies – Filling vacancies.

2.105.050    Duties and responsibilities of the parks and recreation advisory committee.

2.105.010 Haines Borough parks and recreation department.

The purpose of the parks and recreation department is to maintain, promote, and facilitate the use of borough-owned parks and recreational facilities; and to facilitate recreational activities in general in the Haines Borough. (Ord. 11-04-260 § 4; Ord. 04-09-084)

2.105.020 Parks and recreation advisory committee.

The parks and recreation department advisory committee shall consist of seven members who shall serve staggered terms of three years. Advisory committee members shall not receive compensation for services rendered. The community youth development coordinator shall serve as an ex officio member of the advisory committee. Members will be appointed to reflect the diversity of user groups in the Haines Borough. (Ord. 11-04-260 § 4; Ord. 04-09-084)

2.105.030 Organization of the parks and recreation advisory committee.

A. The advisory committee shall elect a chairperson, a vice-chairperson, and a secretary, who shall hold their offices for one year.

B. The advisory committee shall operate under the bylaws of the parks and recreation advisory committee.

C. Advisory committee meetings shall be held as often as required. Once approved by the board, a copy of the committee meeting minutes shall be delivered to the borough clerk for inclusion in the assembly’s next meeting packets. (Ord. 11-04-260 § 4; Ord. 04-09-084)

2.105.040 Advisory committee vacancies – Filling vacancies.

A member’s position on the advisory committee shall be deemed vacated if the member fails to attend three consecutive meetings without being excused by the advisory committee.

All appointments to the board shall be made according to the provisions of HBC 2.60.055. (Ord. 14-01-363 § 10; Ord. 11-04-260 § 4; Ord. 04-09-084)

2.105.050 Duties and responsibilities of the parks and recreation advisory committee.

The parks and recreation department advisory committee shall:

A. Advise the borough in the operation and maintenance of parks and recreation programs, facilities, and activities. (Ord. 11-04-260 § 4; Ord. 04-09-084)