ORDINANCE 522

 

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING TITLE II, CHAPTER 5, SECTION 2-502, OF THE CITY OF NORRIS CITY CHARTER, TENNESSEE BOARDS AND COMMISSIONS, TO AMEND THE MEMBERSHIP OF THE ANIMAL SHELTER COMMISSION.

 

WHEREAS, The Norris City Council, in accordance with the Tennessee Code Annotated, may amend Title II of the City Charter, Boards and Commissions; and

 

WHEREAS, City Council wishes to fully utilize citizen resources by increasing the Animal Shelter Commission membership from four (4) to seven (7) members;

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED by the City Council of the City of Norris, Tennessee that the following chapter 2, Section 2-202, (1) be amended:

 

Section 2-502.    Members, terms, compensation, vacancies.   The commission

members shall consist of the mayor or his duly authorized representative, and six (6) Norris residents, to be appointed by the mayor and ratified by council to serve for terms of three (3) years or until their successors are appointed.   However, the first members shall be appointed for such terms that the term of two (2) members shall expire annually thereafter. The members of the commission shall serve without pay.   Any vacancy in the commission occurring otherwise than by expiration of a term shall be filled only for the unexpired term, and such appointment shall be made by the mayor.

 

Section 2.  This ordinance shall be effective from and after its passage and publication, as required by Tennessee Code Annotated Section 13-7-203, the public welfare requiring it.Enter content here