Section 2-252 Members, terms.
Prior to the adoption of Ord. 17522 on 12/02/2002, Section 2-252 read as follows.
The commission shall meet at the call of the chair. A quorum for the transaction
shall consist of not less than eight (8) members. The commission shall elect from its members
chair, vice-chair and a secretary. The chair shall preside at all meetings, and in the absence of the
chair or the inability of the chair to preside at any meeting, the vice-chair shall preside. The
secretary shall keep a permanent record of the proceedings of the commission and forward a
report of such proceedings to the city council. The commission shall establish its own rules and
procedures. The members appointed shall serve for the terms of their appointments, and until
their successors are appointed and qualified, and each shall serve without compensation.
commission member having three (3) unscheduled absences without just cause within a period of
one year, or who shall be continuously absent from meetings for any reason for a period of four
(4) consecutive months (when regular meetings have been held in such four (4) months) without
prior city council consent,
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 percent 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 consecutive regular meetings
automatically forfeit the office. It shall be the duty of the chair of the commission to promptly
of the vacancy.
(Code 1964, § 2.2370; Ord. No. 15790, § 1, 10-19-98)