Prior to the adoption of Ord. 17658 on 04/21/2003, Section 27-214 read as follows.


    At the first meeting of each fiscal year, the board shall elect a chair and vice-chair from among its voting members. A quorum of four (4) members shall be necessary to conduct business. All business shall be by resolution or motion with a majority of positive votes from members present necessary to approve any measure. Any member who shall be absent from two regular meetings in six (6) months without the approval of the board shall automatically forfeit the office. Upon such two (2) unapproved absences by a board member, the The chair of the board is authorized to excuse any member from attendance at a board 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 board 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.  The chair shall promptly notify the council of the that there is a vacancy on the board and request the appointment of a new member.

(Ord. No. 12209, § 1, 4-3-89; Ord. No. 16869, § 1, 4-16-01)