An Ordinance Amending the Term of Office of Members of the
Planning Commission of the City of Brookings, South Dakota, and
Amending the Title of the Secretary of the Planning Commission.
Be It Ordained by the Governing Body of the City of Brookings, South Dakota, as follows:
That Sections 66-5 and 66-9 of Chapter 66 of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Brookings, pertaining to Term of Office and the Organization of the Planning Commission, are hereby amended to read as follows:
Sec. 66-5. Terms.
The term of each member of the Planning Commission shall be three years, except that appointment of each member shall be made in such a manner that results in an overlapping of terms.
Sec. 66-9. Organization.
Upon appointment, the Planning Commission shall convene and shall organize by electing a chairperson from among its members for a term of one year. The chairperson shall be eligible for re-election. The Planning Commission may fill such other of its offices as it may create. The Community Development Director or designee shall act as secretary of the Planning Commission, but shall not be a member thereof.
Any or all other ordinances in conflict herewith are hereby repealed.
First Reading: January 10, 2023
Second Reading: January 24, 2023
Published: January 27, 2023
City of Brookings, SD
Oepke G. Niemeyer, Mayor
Bonnie Foster, City Clerk