Chapter 2 ADMINISTRATION*
Section 2-531 Officers; meetings; quorum.
(a) The commission shall select its chair who shall preside
over meetings, and a vice chair
who shall preside in the absence of the chair. The commission shall annually appoint a secretary
who shall keep a record of its activities and actions, and shall also fill any vacancy in such
position for the remainder of the term.
(b) A majority of those duly appointed and acting members
of the commission required to
vote on a matter shall be a quorum for making decisions.
(c) The commission shall hold monthly meetings during
at least ten (10) months of the year.
Other meetings may be scheduled at the call of the chair. One of the monthly meetings shall
a regularly scheduled annual meeting which shall include the appointment of officers. Special
meetings may also be called at the request of any three (3) or more voting members of the
commission. Notice of any special meeting shall be provided as prescribed by law prior to such
meeting. The city manager or the managers designee shall receive notice of all meetings
commission. The commission shall designate a regular place for its meetings which can be
changed from time to time. In scheduling and conducting meetings, the commission shall comply
with the sunshine law and other applicable laws and regulations.
(d) The chair of the commission is authorized to excuse
any member from attendance at a
board meeting if the member requests to be excused prior to that meeting. Any member of the
commission who is absent without asking to be excused from four (4) or more of the regular
meetings held in a calendar year shall automatically forfeit the office. Any such member who is
absent without being excused from three (3) consecutive regular meetings shall automatically
forfeit the office. It shall be the duty of the chair to promptly notify the city council of any
on the coordinating committee
(e) The commission may from time to time adopt such rules
for the conduct of its meetings
and business as it may deem proper provided that such rules are not inconsistent with city
ordinances or other applicable law.
(f) Attendance at commission meetings may be by teleconference
or such other electronic
medium to the extent such is allowed by law.
(Ord. No. 20081, § 1, 10-6-08; Ord. No. 20161, § 1, 1-5-09)
(Ord. 20161, Amended, 01/05/2009, Prior Text; Ord. 20081, Added, 10/06/2008)