Section 2-232 Membership; appointment; qualifications; terms; vacancies.
Prior to the adoption of Ord. 18853 on 01/03/2006, Section 2-232 read as follows.
The commission on cultural affairs shall be composed of twelve (12) members,
the city council. Four (4) members shall have significant knowledge and demonstrated interest in
one or more areas of the arts, including music, dance, literature, visual arts, theater, folk arts,
media arts, design and arts education. Two (2) members shall be from the business and
professional community, one of which shall be from a business or professional office in the
special business district. Two (2) members shall be involved in elementary or secondary
education. One member shall be a lay person with no specialized knowledge in the arts. No more
than three (3) members shall reside in the same ward.
The initial appointments to the commission
shall be equally divided among one, two and three-year terms. Thereafter, aAppointments
be for terms of three (3) years, except that appointments to fill vacancies shall be for unexpired
terms only. Terms shall begin on November 1. No member shall serve more than two (2)
consecutive full three-year terms. Members shall serve without compensation. and At
members shall be qualified voters of the city. The city manager shall appoint a staff liaison to
work with the commission.
(Ord. No. 13971 §§ 1--2, 2-21-94; Ord. No. 14801 § 1, 3-18-96)