Town of Denton, MD
Caroline County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Commissioners (now Town Council) of the Town of Denton as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Adopted 10-4-1993 by Ord. No. 319]

§ 7-1 Creation.

There is hereby created a Community Relations Board composed of a total of 11 members. The members shall be appointed by the Commissioners of Denton. Such members shall be broadly representative of the citizens of Denton and Denton area. Two of the Board members shall be individuals under 18 years of age. Once the initial Board is appointed, any vacancy shall be filled by a member recommended by the Community Relations Board and approved by the Town Council of Denton.

§ 7-2 Membership; terms.

Of the initial membership four members shall be appointed for terms to expire three years from the effective date of this article; four members shall be appointed for terms to expire two years from the effective date of this article; and three members shall be appointed for one year from the effective date of this article. Thereafter, the term of office for each member shall be three years. Each member continues to serve after the term expires until a successor has been appointed. Members whose terms expire shall be eligible for reappointment, with no member being appointed for more than two successive full terms.

§ 7-3 Duties.

It shall be the duty of the Community Relations Board to foster and improve communications, understanding and cooperation among all citizens of the Town of Denton.

§ 7-4 Officers; administrative procedures.

Upon formation of said Community Relations Board, it shall forthwith select a Chairman and other officers and establish such administrative procedures subject to the approval of the Town Council of Denton. All changes in the administrative procedures are likewise subject to the approval by the Town Council of Denton.