27-20 - PUBLIC WORKS COMMISSION

Ordinance NO. ORD-27-20

BY THE COUNCIL BAGEANT, CLEGG , HALLYBURTON, SANCHEZ, THOMSON AND WOODINGS

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING TITLE 2, CHAPTER 6, SECTION 2, BOISE CITY CODE (PUBLIC WORKS COMMISSION: MEMBERSHIP; APPOINTMENT; TERMS; VACANCIES); AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE.

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE MAYOR AND COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF BOISE CITY, IDAHO:

Section 1. That existing Boise City Code Title 2, Chapter 6, shall be, and hereby is, amended to read as follows:

2-6-2: Membership; Appointment; Terms; Vacancies

A. The Public Works Commission shall consist of eight (8) members appointed by the Mayor and confirmed by the Council. Members should be chosen to provide the commission with a broad and diverse makeup of knowledge, expertise or interest in environmental and engineering issues.

B. Seven (7) of the members shall be appointed to serve terms of four (4) years. TheAn additional eighth student member may be a high school student, college undergraduate or graduate student or may be a regular member. If the eighth member is a student, the student, who at the time of their first appointment must be a college undergraduate or graduate student, shall be appointed to a term of up to one year and may be reappointed for up to three (3) additional one year terms. The Director of Public Works shall be an ex officio member and shall act as Secretary to the commission. If a vacancy should occur during an unexpired term, such vacancy shall be filled in the same manner as the original appointment.

C. Members of the Public Works Commission must be, at the time of their appointment and throughout the tenure of their membership, residents of the City; provided, that one member of the commission may be a resident of Ada County who resides within Boise City/Ada County area of impact.

D. The City residency requirement may be waived for an Ada County resident owning or operating a business located within the City, which receives City sewer and/or trash services.

Section 2. That this Ordinance shall be in effect immediately upon its passage, approval, and publication.

ADOPTED by the Council of Boise City, Idaho, on September 1, 2020.

APPROVED by the Mayor of the Boise City, Idaho, on September 1, 2020.

APPROVED:


Lauren McLean, Mayor

ATTEST:

Lynda Lowry, Ex-Officio City Clerk