Section 2-282 Members; qualifications; compensation; terms.
Prior to the adoption of Ord. 21571 on 01/07/2013, Section 2-282 read as follows.
The Downtown Columbia Leadership Council shall consist of
sixteen (16) members, three (3)
of whom shall be nonvoting members. Six (6) members shall be appointed by the city council. At
least two (2) members appointed by the city council shall be representatives of recognized
neighborhood associations. Applicants for these positions must submit with their application, a
letter from an officer of the neighborhood association certifying that the applicant has been
designated by the association as its representative. At least one (1) member appointed by the city
council shall reside in the expanded downtown development concept plan and study area as
defined in the "Downtown Columbia Leadership Council Interim Report" dated May, 2009. The
director of community development and director of economic development shall be nonvoting
members. Each of the following shall appoint one (1) member: the planning and zoning
commission, the Boone County Commission, the Chancellor of the Columbia Campus of the
University of Missouri, the President of Columbia College, the President of Stephens College,
the Downtown Community Improvement District and the Historic Preservation Commission.
The Columbia Housing Authority shall appoint a nonvoting member. Two (2) of the initial
members appointed by the city council shall serve a term of one (1) year, two (2) shall serve a
term of two (2) years and two (2) shall serve a term of three (3) years. Thereafter, appointments
shall be for terms of three (3) years, except that appointments to fill vacancies shall be for
unexpired terms only. Members shall serve without compensation. The Downtown Columbia
Leadership Council shall elect from its members a chair, vice-chair and secretary. The chair shall
preside at meetings. If the chair is absent or unable to preside, the vice-chair shall preside. The
secretary shall keep a permanent record of the proceedings of the leadership council.
(Ord. No. 19852, § 1, 3-17-08; Ord. No. 20672. § 1, 7-6-10; Ord. No. 21245, § 1, 2-20-12)