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File #: 201505    Version: 0
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
File created: 3/2/2021 In control: COMMON COUNCIL
On agenda: Final action: 3/23/2021
Effective date: 4/10/2021    
Title: An ordinance relating to the nomination of members to the historic preservation commission.
Sponsors: ALD. BAUMAN
Attachments: 1. Hearing Notice List, 2. City Attorney Signature

An ordinance relating to the nomination of members to the historic preservation commission.
320-2 am
320-21-4 am
This ordinance requires the mayor to nominate members to the historic preservation commission within 90 days of a written notification by the city clerk of a vacancy. Should the mayor not nominate a member within 90 days of notification by the city clerk, the common council president will have 90 days to nominate a member, subject to common council confirmation. This ordinance also requires the city clerk to provide the appropriate appointing authority with written notification within 5 working days of receiving notification of a vacancy in any board, committee or commission.


The Mayor and Common Council of the City of Milwaukee do ordain as follows:

Part 1. Section 320-2 of the code is amended to read:

320-2. Notification of Changes. Whenever a change occurs such as the resignation of a member or election of a new chair, staff responsible for the board or committee shall submit written notification of the change to the office of the city clerk within 5 working days. >>The city clerk shall send a written notification of the vacancy and request for submission of a new appointee to the appropriate appointing authority within 5 working days of receiving a written notification of change in a board, committee or commission.<<

Part 2. Section 320-21-4 of the code is amended to read:

320-21. Historic Preservation Commission.

4. MEMBERS. a. Composition. The commission shall be composed of 7 members. One shall be a registered architect; one shall be either an historian or an architectural historian, either interested in the field of historic preservation; one shall be a person experienced in either real estate development or real estate financing; one shall be a member of the common council and 3 shall be citizen members. Each member shall hav...

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