Chapter 18 PENSIONS*
Section 18-61 Firefighters' retirement board--Memberships; terms; compensation.
(a) The firefighters' retirement
board is hereby established
. The board shall consist of
members, two (2) of whom shall be members of the fire department, two (2) of whom shall be
registered voters and residents of the city. The fire chief shall be an ex officio nonvoting member
of the board.
(b) The firefighter members of the
shall be elected by a majority of the covered
employees for terms of two (2) years.
(c) The citizen members shall be appointed by the city
council to two (2) year terms .
Appointments to fill vacancies shall be for unexpired terms only.
The citizen members shall be
chosen from applicants who are not employees of the city.
member shall receive any compensation for service, although reasonable
expenses of members shall be reimbursed in the same manner as provided for reimbursement of
(e) Members shall serve until their successors are appointed.
The board shall select a chair from its voting members.
(Code 1964, § 9.2050; Ord. No. 12868, § 1, 2-4-91; Ord. No. 018160, § 1, 7-6-04)
(Ord. 018160, Amended, 07/06/2004, Prior Text)