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Internet Citizens Advisory Group

THIS COMMISSION IS NO LONGER ACTIVE

Makes recommendations to the City Council and staff on resource priority for the City's effective utilization of the Internet and serves as a focus group to assess the user friendliness and effectiveness of the City's Internet activities. This is a seven member board. The length of terms is three years, with vacancies occurring in October.

Members & Terms:

  • Dustin Dunstedter - Term Ending October 15, 2012
  • Charles Turner - Term Ending October 15, 2012
  • Jagdagdorj Erkhembayar - Term Ending October 15, 2012
  • Marc Deiter - Term Ending October 15, 2013
  • Michael Hill - Term Ending October 15, 2013
  • Jonathan Sessions - Term Ending October 15, 2014
  • Julie Nichols - Term Ending October 15, 2014

Establishing Legislation:

Sec. 2-375. Established.
The Internet citizens advisory group is hereby established.
(Ord. No. 14563 § 1, 7-17-95; Ord. No. 16613, § 2, 9-18-00)

Sec. 2-375.1. Duties and objectives.
The Internet citizens advisory group shall make recommendations to the city staff and the city council on resource priority for the city's effective utilization of the Internet. The Internet citizens advisory group shall serve as a focus group to assess the user friendliness and effectiveness of the city's Internet activities. The group shall submit an annual report to the city council.
(Ord. No. 14563 § 1, 7-17-95; Ord. No. 16613, § 2, 9-18-00)

Sec. 2-375.2. Membership.
The Internet citizens advisory group shall consist of seven (7) members appointed by the city council. Two (2) of the initial members shall serve a term of one (1) year, two (2) a term of two (2) years, and three (3) a term of three (3) years. Thereafter, appointments shall be for terms of three (3) years, except that appointments to fill vacancies shall be for unexpired terms only. Members shall serve without compensation.
(Ord. No. 14563 § 1, 7-17-95; Ord. No. 16613, § 2, 9-18-00)

Sec. 2-375.3. Officers; meetings; staff support.
The group shall elect from its members a chair, vice-chair and secretary. The chair shall preside at meetings. If the chair is absent or unable to preside, the vice-chair shall preside. The secretary shall keep a permanent record of the proceedings of the group. The city manager shall provide the group with information and staff needed for the group to make informed recommendations to the city staff and city council. The chair of the group is authorized to excuse any member from attendance at a group meeting; provided, that the member requested to be excused before the meeting. Any member who is absent, without being excused, from twenty-five (25) per cent of the regular group meetings held in a calendar year shall automatically forfeit the office. Any member who is absent, without being excused, from three (3) consecutive regular meetings shall automatically forfeit the office. It shall be the duty of the chair to promptly notify the city council of the vacancy.
(Ord. No. 14563 § 1, 7-17-95; Ord. No. 16613, § 2, 9-18-00; Ord. No. 17658, § 1, 4-21-03)