Chapter 2 ADMINISTRATION*
Section 2-347 Duties, meetings.
(a) The commission shall meet at least quarterly. Seven
(7) members shall constitute a
quorum to do business. The commission shall elect a chair, a vice-chair and a secretary from its
members. Each officer shall hold office for a term of one (1) year. 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 (25) per cent 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 (3) consecutive regular meetings shall automatically forfeit the office. It shall be the
duty of the chair to promptly notify the city council of the vacancy.
(b) The commission shall hold public meetings to consider
the concerns of residents of the
city with disabilities and advise the city council as necessary.
(c) The commission shall review or monitor accessibility
of public and private facilities and
shall educate the business community, civic groups and the public as to the concerns of residents
(d) The commission shall act as liaison between the city
and other organizations working
with persons with disabilities and shall encourage communication and cooperate among them.
Editor's note--Ord. No. 21571, § 1, adopted January 7, 2013, recodified Article V. The previous
applicable sections were Sections 2-375.03 - 2-375.05.
(Ord. 21571, Amended, 01/07/2013, Prior Text; Ord. 21495, Amended, 11/05/2012, Prior Text; Ord. 17660, Amended, 05/05/2003, Prior Text; Ord. 17522, Amended, 12/02/2002, Prior Text)