Section 107-385; Ord. 19080; Amending Chapter 20 of the City Code as it relates to the Planning and Zoning Commission


Ordinance No. 19080                            Council Bill No. B 228-06

     AN ORDINANCE

amending Chapter 20 of the City Code as it relates to the Planning and Zoning Commission; and fixing the time when this ordinance shall become effective.

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF COLUMBIA, MISSOURI, AS FOLLOWS:

    SECTION 1.    Chapter 20 of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Columbia, Missouri, is hereby amended as follows:

Material to be deleted in strikeout; material to be added underlined.

Sec. 20-37. Composition; appointment; term; qualifications; vacancies; compensation.

The commission shall consist of nine (9) members appointed by the council for staggered terms of five (5) years. Two (2) members shall be appointed annually for terms beginning on the first day of June, except in each fifth year, when only one member shall be so appointed. The city manager shall designate the director of an administrative department as consultant and advisor to the commission but such person shall not be a member of the commission. The members of the commission shall be qualified voters, residents of the city at least one year immediately prior to the date of their appointment, and shall hold no other office or position in the city administration. Appointments to fill vacancies shall be for unexpired terms only. All members shall serve without pay.  A member shall serve for up to one (1) month after the expiration of the member’ s term if no successor has been appointed.

    SECTION 2.    This ordinance shall be in full force and effect from and after its passage.

    PASSED this 19th day of June, 2006.