Section 2-252 Members, terms.
Prior to the adoption of Ord. 17798 on 08/18/2003, Section 2-252 read as follows.
The commission shall meet at the call of the chair. A quorum
for the transaction of business
shall consist of not less than
eight (8) six (6) members. The commission shall elect from its
members a chair, vice-chair and a secretary. The chair shall preside at all meetings, and in the
absence of the chair or the inability of the chair to preside at any meeting, the vice-chair shall
preside. The secretary shall keep a permanent record of the proceedings of the commission and
forward a report of such proceedings to the city council. The commission shall establish its own
rules and procedures. The members appointed shall serve for the terms of their appointments, and
until their successors are appointed and qualified, and each shall serve without compensation.
The chair of the commission is authorized to excuse any member from attendance at a
commission meeting; provided, that the member requested to be excused before the meeting. Any
member who is absent, without being excused, from twenty-five percent of the regular
commission meetings held in a calendar year shall automatically forfeit the office. Any member
who is absent, without being excused, from three consecutive regular meetings shall
automatically forfeit the office. It shall be the duty of the chair of the commission to promptly
notify the appointing authority of the vacancy.
(Code 1964, § 2.2370; Ord. No. 15790, § 1, 10-19-98; Ord. No. 17522, §