[HISTORY: Adopted by the Special Town Meeting of the Town of Griswold 7-8-2014. Amendments noted where applicable.]
The actions of the Board of Selectmen on February 16, 1966, establishing the Town of Griswold Housing Authority are hereby ratified and confirmed.
Commissioners' terms shall commence as of February 1 of any given year and shall run in accordance with Connecticut General Statutes, Section 8-41.
The individuals hereinafter named who have previously been appointed by the Board of Selectmen as Commissioners for the terms that expire as indicated below are hereby confirmed as Commissioners of the Authority:
Commencing with the Commissioner's term that expires on January 31, 2015, the Board of Selectmen shall appoint a Commissioner for five-year terms in accordance with Connecticut General Statutes, Section 8-41. In the event a Commissioner's term expires and the Board of Selectmen fail to appoint a successor, the Commissioner in office shall serve until a successor is appointed and qualified.
The Authority shall have all powers as provided for housing authorities by statutes.
In the event of a vacancy in the office of any Commissioner, the Board of Selectmen shall appoint an individual to fill the vacancy pursuant to Connecticut General Statutes, Section 8-41.
Upon the adoption of this chapter, the Authority shall be known as the "Griswold Housing Authority."