Chapter 2.39


2.39.010    Created.

2.39.020    Duties.

2.39.030    Composition – Term of office.

2.39.010 Created.

There is hereby created and established a firemen’s pension board of the city of Lynnwood composed of five members as hereinafter provided. (Ord. 2121 § 7, 1997; Ord. 519 § 2, 1969)

2.39.020 Duties.

The firemen’s pension board shall perform all functions, exercise all powers, and make such determinations as specified in Chapter 41.16 RCW and Chapter 41.18 RCW of the state of Washington, as may be amended from time-to-time.

2.39.030 Composition – Term of office.

A. The firemen’s pension board shall consist of the following members:

1. Ex officio, the mayor, who shall be chair of the board;

2. Finance director;

3. Assistant treasurer;

4. Two regularly employed or retired firemen elected by secret ballot of the employed and retired firemen.

Retired members who are subject to the jurisdiction of the board have both the right to elect and the right to be elected under this section. Elections pursuant to this section shall be conducted and administered by the secretary of the board.

B. All members appointed or elected pursuant to this section shall serve a two-year term with the exception of the police officer member who on the first term only serves a one-year term. All terms shall end on December 31st of the given year, provided for elected members until a successor is elected. (Ord. 2121 § 6, 1997)