Legislation # 08-0076 Enactment Number none
Type Ordinance - Coded Effective Date none
Introduction Date 2/27/2008
Title ORDINANCE TO AMEND CHAPTER 41.1 OF THE CODE OF THE CITY OF HAMPTON ENTITLED “WETLANDS”, SECTIONS 41.1-3 ENTITLED “WETLANDS BOARD GENERALLY” AND 41.1-3.1 ENTITLED “OFFICERS, MEETINGS, RULES, ETC., OF WETLANDS BOARD”
 
Legislation History 08-0076
DateNotice Of ActionDescription
2/27/2008 Moved to approve on first and final reading.
2/27/2008 Moved to to waive the second reading of the ordinance.
2/18/2008 Received By Clerk's Office
 
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Legislation Text 08-0076

 

City of Hampton, Virginia

Ordinance - Coded

22 Lincoln Street

Hampton, VA 23669

www.hampton.gov

 

File Number: 08-0076

 

Enactment Number: -

 

ORDINANCE TO AMEND CHAPTER 41.1 OF THE CODE OF THE CITY OF HAMPTON ENTITLED WETLANDS, SECTIONS 41.1-3 ENTITLED WETLANDS BOARD GENERALLY AND 41.1-3.1 ENTITLED OFFICERS, MEETINGS, RULES, ETC., OF WETLANDS BOARD

 

 

 

Sec. 41.1-3. Wetlands board generally.

 

The wetlands board of the city is hereby created, consisting of Seven (7) residents of the city appointed by the city council. All board members' terms shall be for five (5) years. The chairman of the board shall notify the city council at least thirty (30) days prior to the expiration of any member's term and shall promptly notify the city council if any vacancy occurs. Vacancies shall be filled by the city council without delay upon receipt of such notice. Appointments to fill vacancies shall be for the unexpired portion of the term. Members may serve successive terms. A member whose term expires shall continue to serve until his successor is appointed and qualified. Members of the board shall hold no public office in the city other than membership on the local planning or zoning commission, the local erosion commission, the local board of zoning appeals, a board established by the city to hear cases regarding ordinances adopted pursuant to the Chesapeake Bay Preservation Act (Code of Virginia, 10.1-2100 et seq.) and regulations promulgated thereunder, or as director of a soil and water conservation board. When members of these local commissions or boards are appointed to the wetlands board, their terms of appointment shall be coterminous with their membership on those boards or commissions. The city council shall also appoint two (2) alternate members to the board. The qualifications, terms, and compensation of the alternate members shall be the same as those of other members. Any member who knows that they will not be able to attend a board meeting shall notify the chairman at least twenty-four (24) hours in advance of such meeting. The chairman shall notify the alternate member to serve in place of the absent member at the board meeting, which shall be noted in the records of the board.

 

 

Sec. 41.1-3.1. Officers, meetings, rules, etc., of wetlands board.

 

The board shall annually elect from its membership a chairman and such other officers as it deems necessary for terms of one (1) year. For the conduct of any hearing and the taking of any action, a quorum shall be not less than four (4) members. The board may make, alter and rescind rules and forms for its procedures, consistent with state law and local ordinances. The board shall keep a full public record of its proceedings and shall submit a report of its activities to the city council at least once each year. The board shall forward a copy of its report to the commission.

 

 

Adopted at the regular meeting of the City Council of the City of Hampton, Virginia held on February 27, 2008.

 

 

 

Signed by ____________________________ Date _________________

Ross A. Kearney, II, Mayor

 

 

 

 

Attested by ____________________________ Date _________________

Katherine K. Glass

Clerk of the Council