Section 2-283 Election and terms of officers; vacancies.
Prior to the adoption of Ord. 21571 on 01/07/2013, Section 2-283 read as follows.
The Downtown Columbia Leadership Council
shall have the following duties:
Periodically review the boundaries of the expanded downtown development concept plan
and study area as defined in the Downtown Columbia Leadership Columbia Interim Report
dated May, 2009 (roughly Garth Avenue to Business Loop 70 to Old Highway 63 to Stewart
Road and the northern edge of the University of Missouri campus)
current assets and additional opportunities within the expanded study area that
would assist in the area's redevelopment.
(3) Advise city staff and consultants on preparation
of a blight/conservation study and
preparation of a Missouri Downtown and Rural Economic Stimulus Act (MODESA) application.
Work with city-funded consultants to conduct annual downtown planning activities and
to create a comprehensive downtown strategic plan
(5) Recommend to the city council possible development
guidelines and physical attributes
for downtown Columbia.
Monitor the implementation of recommendations resulting from the downtown planning
charrette project and future DCLC downtown planning projects
(7) Review and comment on all future downtown
public finance mechanisms including tax
increment financing (TIF), Brownfields and other economic incentives.
(8) Provide downtown awareness and outreach
to include, but not limited to, DCLC annual
report (measurables, progress, investment, jobs, etc.), annual downtown awards program and
quarterly downtown seminars and presentations.
(9) The DCLC shall meet regularly and at
the call of the chair. The chair is authorized to
excuse any member from attendance at a meeting; provided, that the member had requested to be
excused at least one (1) day before the meeting. Members who are absent, without being
excused, from twenty-five (25) percent of the regular meetings held in a calendar year shall
automatically forfeit their office. Members who are absent from three (3) consecutive regular
meetings shall automatically forfeit their office. It shall be the duty of the chair to promptly
notify the city council of any such vacancy. The DCLC shall have the power to adopt its own
additional procedural regulations, provided that such regulations are consistent with city
ordinances and state law.
(10) Work on other projects requested by
the city council.
(Ord. No. 19852, § 1, 3-17-08; Ord. No. 20672, § 1, 7-6-10)