Chapter 2.18
BOARDS AND COMMISSIONS GENERALLY

Sections:

2.18.010    Board and commission creation.

2.18.020    Member appointment.

2.18.030    Membership terms.

2.18.040    Officers.

2.18.050    Board or commission termination.

2.18.010 Board and commission creation.

All boards and commissions shall be established by ordinance of the city council. (Ord. 15-019 § 3, 2015)

2.18.020 Member appointment.

A. Members shall be nominated by the mayor and confirmed by the council.

B. Mayoral nomination and council confirmation may occur anytime there is a vacancy. (Ord. 15-019 § 3, 2015)

2.18.030 Membership terms.

A. The term of each appointed member shall be three years;

B. The three-year terms are calculated as: term beginning date: November 1st, and term ending date: October 31st;

C. Terms shall be staggered by the appointment of initial members for lesser terms so that as nearly as possible a pro rata number of members are appointed each year;

D. A person appointed to fill a vacancy shall serve the remainder of the previous member’s term. (Ord. 15-019 § 3, 2015)

2.18.040 Officers.

A. Each board or commission shall have a chair and vice chair.

B. The chair and vice chair are selected and appointed from and by the appointive members during the first regular meeting of November each year. If the meeting is not held, the selection and appointment shall occur at the next meeting.

C. If a chair or vice chair vacancy occurs, the appointive members shall select a new chair or vice chair during the next regular meeting following the vacancy. (Ord. 15-019 § 3, 2015)

2.18.050 Board or commission termination.

The council may terminate a board or commission in the same manner as it was created. (Ord. 15-019 § 3, 2015)